About Our Law Firm
At our law firm, we bring over 13 years of specialised expertise in construction law to the residents of Wollongong and the surrounding suburbs, including Wollongong, Woonona – Russell Vale, Figtree, Dapto – Brownsville. With a strong commitment to tailored legal advice, we understand the unique needs of homeowners in the construction industry. Our principal attorney, John Dela Cruz, is a seasoned construction lawyer who has achieved notable successes, including significant cases in the NCAT home building claim in Wollongong. When you choose our firm, you gain access to a team of professionals dedicated to providing personalised service, direct communication with the principal, and the use of modern technology to keep you informed throughout your case. Our exceptional 4.9-star rating and positive client testimonials on our Google Business page attest to our unwavering dedication to client satisfaction.
Our Approach to Contract Review
At Contracts Specialist, we recognize the significance of a well-crafted construction contract in ensuring the smooth operation and protection of your construction project. With over a decade of experience in the NSW construction industry, our principal lawyer offers expert construction contract review and advice to homeowners and contractors.
Our approach to contract review is thorough and comprehensive, focusing on key factors crucial to your project’s success:
Payment terms: We assess payment terms for fairness, reasonableness, and adequate financial protection.
Timelines: We scrutinise timelines for realism, achievability, and alignment with project goals.
Scope of work: We analyse the scope to ensure it encompasses all essential aspects of your construction project.
Dispute resolution clauses: We review these clauses for fairness and effective legal protection.
With our in-depth knowledge and tailored solutions, we work closely with you to address your unique goals and concerns.
Our Contract Review Services
Contracts Specialist offers a comprehensive range of construction contract review and advice services tailored to the unique needs of homeowners and contractors in the NSW construction industry.
Our services include:
1. Contract Drafting
2. Contract Review
3. Contract Negotiation
4. Dispute Resolution
Our building dispute lawyer offers expert mediation and litigation services to swiftly and effectively resolve construction disputes. With extensive experience, we guide and support you throughout the process.
Benefits of Our Services
1. Time and Cost Savings
2. Minimising Legal Risks
3. Ensuring Satisfaction
4. Successful Outcomes
Meet Our Principal Lawyer
At Contracts Specialist, our Principal Lawyer, John Dela Cruz, is a highly experienced and qualified construction law expert with over 10 years of industry experience. Specialising in construction contract review and advice, he serves homeowners and contractors in the NSW construction industry.
John possesses a wealth of experience, having worked as legal counsel for a Dow 30 construction company and as a Government Solicitor. As Divisional President of the Master Builders Association (NSW) and founder of Small Builders Building Software, his expertise in construction law is comprehensive.
With proficiency in drafting and reviewing all types of construction contracts, including residential, commercial, and subcontractor agreements, John’s extensive knowledge spans every Australian state. He adeptly explains common legal issues related to commercial and construction management contracts.
How to Get Started
Step 1: Book Your Free 15-min Consultation
During your consultation, you can tell us about your situation, and we will provide an initial assessment of your legal needs. This is an opportunity for us to get to know each other, and for you to learn more about how our services can help you.
Step 2: Document Review
Step 3: Disclosure and Agreement
Step 4: Legal Advice
Upon completion of the document review and agreement, we will provide you with expert legal advice and guidance on how to proceed with your construction project. We will work with you to explore your options and find ways to work efficiently and cost-effectively to achieve your goals.
Step 5: Related Services
In addition to contract review and advice, we offer a range of related services, including contract drafting, negotiation, dispute resolution, and mediation. Our comprehensive legal support ensures you have the expertise you need to navigate the complexities of construction law with confidence.
HIA Contracts Review
Our skilled HIA Contract Lawyer offers specialised HIA contract review and advisory services, guiding homeowners and contractors through the intricacies of HIA contracts. We conduct thorough evaluations, identify potential issues, assist in negotiations, and provide ongoing support throughout the construction project.
MBA Contracts Review
We provide specialised MBA contract review and advisory services, helping clients understand the unique legal aspects of MBA contracts. Our team conducts comprehensive reviews, identifies potential legal risks, assists in negotiations, and offers continuous support throughout the construction project.
ABIC Contracts Review
Our expert lawyers provide comprehensive ABIC contract review and advice services, ensuring a thorough understanding of the legal complexities involved. We identify potential issues, negotiate on your behalf, and provide ongoing support throughout the construction project.
In addition to contract review and advice, we provide legal support for building disputes. Our services include mediation, dispute resolution, and litigation support for clients facing legal disputes related to construction projects.
Our extensive expertise in construction law covers a wide range of matters. From legal advice to contract drafting and review, dispute resolution, and litigation support, we offer comprehensive solutions for clients in the NSW construction industry.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. How do you review a construction contract?
2. How long does contract review take?
3. What is a contract review checklist?
4. What if there are issues with the contract after it is signed?
Should issues arise post-signing, we offer legal support to help resolve the dispute. Our services encompass mediation, dispute resolution, and litigation, providing assistance for legal disputes related to construction projects.
Expert Legal Advice for Construction Contracts
Protect your interests and prevent disputes in the construction industry with our principal lawyer, John Dela Cruz. With over 10 years of experience in construction law, he specialises in comprehensive construction contract review and advice for homeowners, builders, and contractors in NSW.
Contracts Specialist offers a range of specialised services, including contract drafting, review, negotiation, dispute resolution, and mediation. We cover various contract types, such as HIA, MBA, and ABIC contracts.
Seeking expert legal advice early can prevent potential issues and safeguard your interests. Schedule a consultation today to learn how we can assist you with your construction contract review and advice needs.
Secure Your Construction Projects in Wollongong: Move Forward Today
When it comes to construction law for the residents of Wollongong and surrounding suburbs, our law firm offers expert legal advice and representation. Protect your interests and ensure successful outcomes with our tailored construction contract review services. Take the initiative by booking a free 15-minute consultation. Contact us now to see how we can help you achieve your construction goals.