About Our Law Firm
At Contracts Specialist, we bring over 13 years of specialised expertise in debt recovery and security of payment to the builders and contractors of Maitland and its surrounding suburbs, including Rutherford, East Maitland, and Thornton. Led by our seasoned security of payment lawyer, John Dela Cruz, we have achieved notable successes in construction law. Our firm is committed to providing personalised service, direct communication with the principal, and the use of modern technology to keep clients informed throughout their cases. With an exceptional 4.9-star rating and positive client testimonials, we prioritise unwavering dedication to client satisfaction.
What is Security of Payment?
The Security of Payment Act, particularly the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999 (NSW), is a crucial legislation for the construction industry. It empowers contractors, developers, suppliers, and subcontractors to demand and recover payments for their work or supplied goods and services. The Act provides a structured process to address issues of late or non-payment. Compliance with strict and short time frames is essential for all parties involved.
Security of Payment Act (NSW)
We prepare and serve valid payment claims on obliging parties, ensuring your entitlements are rightfully demanded.
We protect your rights and interests by skillfully preparing and serving payment schedules, enabling informed decision-making.
With our support, you can confidently lodge an adjudication application, and we’ll guide you throughout the entire adjudication proceedings.
Benefits of Our Services
1. Time and Money 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 expert in construction law with over 13 years of experience. He specialises in providing security of payment and debt recovery services to contractors and builders in the NSW construction industry. With a wealth of experience, including serving as legal counsel for a Dow 30 construction company and as a Government Solicitor, John possesses comprehensive expertise in drafting, reviewing, and explaining various construction contracts. His in-depth knowledge extends to construction law in every Australian state, making him a valuable asset to our clients.
With extensive knowledge of construction contracts and laws across Australia, John is committed to guiding you through the complexities of commercial and construction management contracts with ease.
Get Legal Advice
For tailored and expert advice on security of payment matters in the construction industry, turn to Contracts Specialist. With over 13 years of experience in construction law, our principal lawyer, John Dela Cruz, provides comprehensive and practical guidance to homeowners, builders, and contractors in NSW. Whether you need assistance enforcing or defending your rights under the Security of Payment Act (NSW), seeking early expert legal advice can protect your interests and prevent potential legal issues. Contact us today to schedule a legal consultation and discover how we can assist you.
Protect Your Construction Projects in Maitland: Take the Next Step
Getting paid on time for construction work rendered or materials supplied in Maitland, Rutherford, East Maitland, and Thornton requires expertise and guidance. Our law firm is dedicated to supporting contractors with expert legal advice and representation. Take the first step towards getting paid what you’re owed, fast, by scheduling a complimentary 15-minute consultation. Contact us today to discover how we can assist you.