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DLA Piper Australia

Construction

2 ranked lawyersBand 4AustraliaAsia-Pacific 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

A popular choice among construction and engineering companies and public authorities in relation to transportation, energy, sports and recreation infrastructure construction and redevelopment programmes. Handles the full scope of construction-related contracts and has noted experience with complex litigation and arbitration. Also active on the construction of property developments in the residential, utilities and retail sectors.

Strengths

"They not only field exceptional lawyers but have proven their abilities time and time again through the responsiveness and commerciality of their advice," a client enthuses, adding: "They take into account the requirements of our organisation."

"We all get to speak to partners," reports another client who goes on to say that they are impressed by "the level of detail that will go into some of the advice given."

Work highlights

Assisted the Australian Football League on all aspects of the contracting strategy, procurement, construction, commissioning and operations in relation to the redevelopment of Marvel Stadium in Melbourne.

Notable practitioners

John Gallagher is well regarded for his contracting expertise and track record advising on the front-end aspects of infrastructure projects. One interviewee notes: "He has a hell of a lot of expertise. He really focuses on the fundamentals and doesn't have the issue of not seeing the forest for the trees. He's really easy to deal with." 

Stephen Webb often advises on the delivery of large energy and infrastructure projects. He is also noted for his international experience, particularly around Asia-Pacific.

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Construction

DLA Piper Australia

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Level 22, No1 Martin Place,

Australia

NSW 2000

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Australia

Construction


John Gallagher
Band 4
Stephen Webb
Band 4