Construction Law | Melbourne

Are you in the process of building your dream home? Perhaps you’re developing your very first property investment? Or maybe you’re a builder, architect, or tradesperson looking for on-point assistance with a legal matter? Whatever your situation, the team at Bayside Solicitors is here to help. When you meet with a construction lawyer at our Melbourne suburban office, you’ll get no-nonsense advice from an experienced professional who’s dedicated to getting you a fair outcome and minimising delays and costs.

Services

We provide advice, assistance and representation on a range of construction law related matters and processes, including (but not limited to):

  • Advising on building contract disputes
  • Negotiating resolutions between owners, architects, builders, contractors and others
  • Checking building contracts and advising on what they entail
  • Drafting fair and enforceable building contracts or subcontractor agreements
  • Advising on owner-builder responsibilities
  • Litigating in VCAT or other courts
  • Providing business legal advice on how to structure construction/development organisations
  • Checking for caveats, covenants, encumbrances and other restrictions on a property (current, or potential purchase) that may affect the way you use or enjoy a potential construction site
  • Drafting legal documents, including contracts of sale and Vendors’ Statements

Whenever there is a new development, sale or purchase, contracts and legal paperwork such as a building contract are involved. Our building contract lawyers in Melbourne are able to ensure that your paperwork is correct.

We understand that timing is very important when it comes to building and construction matters, which is why we give you the right lawyers, time and attention to detail you deserve. To help you keep the costs of your project under control, our building and construction lawyersmay also be able to offer fixed fee services in some situations. This means you’ll know ahead of time what it will cost you to have your legal paperwork taken care of by our experienced team.

For more information or to make an appointment to see a building and construction lawyer at our Melbourne suburban office, please call (03) 8679 6983. Remember, your first 15 minute consultation is free, so it costs nothing to find out what your building contract lawyer options might be.