Our lawyers have been involved in construction, property development and planning for over 20 years. Having staff with qualifications and professional experience in law, construction, property development and construction management, the firm is well equipped to advise clients on all aspects of a project utilising a multi-disciplinary approach, while appreciating technical and commercial considerations.

We are familiar to the industry because of our association with the Civil Contractors Federation (CCF), Housing Industry Association (HIA) and the Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA). We have advised in the field of construction and property , providing advice to principals (including government, semi-government and non-government clients), design consultants, contractors, sub-contractors and property developers.

Professional Development

We encourage our lawyers to keep up to date with the expanding range of law by reference to the firm’s extensive contract and construction law resources and attendance at relevant professional seminars and workshops.

Harrington Lawyers act for:

We regularly act for principals, including local government and statutory authorities, civil contractors, builders and project managers, consultants such as engineers and architects, subcontractors, suppliers and property developers.

Our areas of contract advice have included all aspects of construction, engineering, environmental planning and development projects and service contracts such as major service contracts, construction and development contracts, design contracts and design and construct contracts.