Building and Construction

Building and Construction

The building and construction group at DLS have accumulated many years of experience advising property developers, financiers and purchasers of all kinds of property and all types of transactions:

Building Agreements

  • review and negotiation
  • tender documents
  • tripartite agreements
  • project management agreements
  • advice on interpretation
  • dispute resolution

Joint Ventures

  • set up and structure
  • agreements to regulate control and management
  • advice as independent counsel on disputes and resolution
  • advice on obligations under Corporations Act including director's duties, shareholder rights, financial reporting and lodgment requirements
  • advice on procedures
  • advice on interpretation of documents
  • termination of joint ventures
  • dispute between partners


  • construction disputes
  • interpretation of project documents
  • mediation of disputes


  • off-plan sales - acting for purchasers and developers

Winding Up/Termination of Joint Ventures

  • partition agreements
  • termination of joint ventures