About Our Law Firm
With over 13 years of experience as a specialist construction lawyer, our principal attorney, John Dela Cruz, has cultivated a profound understanding of the complexities of construction law. Our law firm, Contracts Specialist, is committed to serving homeowners in Dubbo and surrounding suburbs, including Brocklehurst, Dubbo East, and Dubbo Grove. Our dedication to focusing on homeowners’ needs has enabled us to develop a robust understanding of the challenges they encounter while building or renovating their homes.
Our expertise in construction law has led us to secure significant victories for our clients in Dubbo. By choosing our law firm, you can rest assured that your case will be handled by a team of professionals who are well-versed in the nuances of construction law and who are dedicated to achieving the best possible outcome for you.
We believe in providing personalised service to our clients, ensuring that they get to speak directly with the principal of the law firm. Our use of modern technology keeps clients informed and up to date with their case at all times. This, combined with our high level of client satisfaction, reflects the quality of service we provide.
At Contracts Specialist, we offer a comprehensive range of construction law services tailored to address the unique needs of homeowners in Dubbo and the surrounding suburbs of Brocklehurst, Dubbo East, and Dubbo Grove. Our services include:
A. Contract Review and Advice
As experienced construction contract lawyers, we meticulously review and analyse building contracts, assisting you in understanding the terms and conditions, and advising on how to safeguard your interests. Our expertise ensures you enter into agreements that are equitable, compliant with local laws, and minimise potential risks.
B. Building Dispute Advice and Representation
When disputes arise, we, as your dedicated building and construction lawyers, provide guidance and support, helping you navigate the complexities of the legal process. Our services in this area include:
- NCAT Advice and Representation: Despite the absence of a local NCAT office in Dubbo, we can assist with dispute resolution at the tribunal, as NCAT usually allows audio-visual proceedings. We have extensive experience representing homeowners in the New South Wales Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT), advocating for your rights and working diligently to achieve the best possible outcome.
- Court Advice and Representation: If your dispute escalates to court, we, as your trusted Dubbo construction lawyers, will provide expert advice and representation, guiding you through each step of the legal process and ensuring your interests are well protected.
C. Instructing Expert Witnesses
In some cases, expert opinions and evidence are necessary to support your claim. We have a network of trusted expert witnesses who can provide valuable insights and prepare comprehensive reports to strengthen your case.
In addition to our core services, we also specialise in the following areas of construction law:
- Residential Building Disputes and the Home Building Act: We have a deep understanding of the Home Building Act and its implications on residential building disputes. Our expertise enables us to provide sound advice and representation for homeowners facing issues with builders or contractors.
- Working with Contractors on Security Payment Law: We assist contractors in securing payments owed to them and advise on the appropriate use of security payment law to protect their interests.
- Applying New Laws and Techniques: We stay up-to-date with the latest legal developments, including the Design and Building Practitioners Law, and leverage these innovations to help our clients achieve better outcomes in their disputes.
Why Choose Us
Choosing the right construction lawyer is pivotal in ensuring the best possible outcome for your case. Here are several reasons why Contracts Specialist should be your first choice when seeking legal assistance with construction-related issues in Dubbo and surrounding suburbs such as Brocklehurst, Dubbo East, and Dubbo Grove:
- Strong Understanding of Homeowner Issues in Construction: By focusing primarily on working with homeowners, we have gained a deep understanding of the challenges they face during the construction process. Our targeted approach enables us to provide tailored solutions to protect your interests.
- Direct Communication with the Principal of the Law Firm: We believe in offering personalised service, ensuring that clients have the opportunity to speak directly with the principal attorney, John Dela Cruz, handling their case. This approach fosters trust and transparency while providing you with the highest level of legal expertise.
- Technologically Advanced Approach to Keep Clients Informed: We harness the power of technology to provide clients with real-time updates on their cases. By utilising phone and email communication and offering ongoing advice, we ensure you are always informed about the progress of your case.
- High Client Satisfaction: Our dedication to providing exceptional legal services has earned us high client satisfaction. This track record is a testament to the quality of our work and the strong relationships we have built with our clients in Dubbo and the surrounding areas.
Free 15-Minute Consultation
We understand that initiating the first step towards resolving a construction dispute can be intimidating. To make this process more accessible, we offer a free 15-minute phone consultation for homeowners in Dubbo and surrounding suburbs such as Brocklehurst, Dubbo East, and Dubbo Grove who have disputes worth more than $30,000. During this consultation, we will discuss the basics of your case, provide preliminary advice, and help you determine the best course of action.
To schedule your free 15-minute consultation, simply contact our law firm by phone or email. Our friendly team will assist you in setting up a convenient time for the consultation, ensuring you have the opportunity to speak directly with the principal attorney of the law firm.
By offering this complimentary service, we aim to give you the confidence and peace of mind you need to move forward with your construction dispute, knowing that you have an experienced and knowledgeable team by your side.
Final Thoughts and Next Steps
Navigating the intricate world of construction law can be challenging, but with the right legal team by your side, you can protect your interests and achieve the best possible outcome. Contracts Specialist is dedicated to serving homeowners in Dubbo and the surrounding suburbs, providing expert legal advice and representation in all areas of construction law. We invite you to schedule a free 15-minute consultation to discover how we can assist you with your construction law needs.