About Our Law Firm
At Contracts Specialist, we offer the residents of Sydney and its surrounding areas—Waterloo – Zetland, Surry Hills, Redfern, Pyrmont, Glebe—over 13 years of specialised expertise in commercial construction law. Our services encompass contract review, drafting, negotiation, and construction dispute resolution through various legal avenues.
Our principal lawyer, John Dela Cruz, is a seasoned specialist in construction law, ensuring that when you choose our firm, you’re choosing a team committed to personalised service and direct communication. Leveraging modern technology, we keep you informed throughout your case. Our exceptional reputation and client satisfaction are evident in our high ratings and positive client feedback.
Commercial contracts serve as the cornerstone for non-residential building projects in Sydney and its surrounding areas. These documents outline specific agreements between parties, including their contractual obligations and the scope of works. They are crucial for business projects, especially in construction.
Types of Commercial Contracts
- Fixed-Price Contract: The contractor agrees to complete the project for a set price.
- Cost-Plus Contract: The contractor is reimbursed for the project cost plus an agreed-upon fee.
- Time and Materials Contract: Billing is based on the actual cost of labour, materials, and equipment used.
Each type has its pros and cons, and choosing the right one for your project is vital. A specialised commercial construction lawyer can guide you through this selection process.
- Project Details: Description of work, location, and timeline.
- Contract Information: Names of parties, signing date, and duration.
- Customer Details: Contact information.
- Terms and Conditions: Rights, responsibilities, payment terms, and dispute resolution.
- Scope of Works: Specific tasks and deliverables.
- Special Conditions: Additional provisions unique to the project.
- Insurances: Required coverage details.
- Contract Price: Payment terms and amount.
Ensuring all these elements are in your commercial contract is key to safeguarding your interests and averting potential disputes or legal issues.
Our thorough contract review ensures compliance, protects your rights, and minimises the risks of potential disputes during the construction phase. We make sure that your contract is not just legally sound but also tailored to your specific needs.
Avoiding disputes often hinges on a well-drafted commercial contract. We focus on clearly outlining each party’s obligations, the scope of work, and payment terms. Our expertise ensures that your contract is legally binding, enforceable, and equipped to resolve disputes should they arise.
Meet Our Principal Lawyer
At Contracts Specialist, our Principal Lawyer, John Dela Cruz, brings over 13 years of specialised experience in commercial construction law to Sydney and its surrounding areas. John has worked as legal counsel for a Dow 30 construction company and as a Government Solicitor, amassing a wealth of experience in the field.
His expertise is comprehensive, covering everything from contract drafting and review to construction dispute resolution. John’s focus is on providing top-notch legal services in commercial construction, ensuring that homeowners and contractors are well-protected and compliant with the law. His extensive knowledge spans construction law across all Australian states, making him a trusted advisor for any commercial construction project.
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Secure Your Sydney Commercial Construction Projects
Commercial construction in Sydney and its surrounding areas—Waterloo – Zetland, Surry Hills, Redfern, Pyrmont, Glebe—demands meticulous contract reviews for the protection of all parties and project success. From zoning to contractual clauses, we offer invaluable insights for those embarking on commercial construction ventures.
Don’t hesitate to contact Contracts Specialists for expert assistance.