Do I really need a building and construction lawyer?

There are circumstances during the course of a building and construction project that may require a construction solicitor.

If you find yourself in a dispute (e.g. in relation to contracts or defects), it is absolutely necessary to engage with a construction lawyer.

Our building and construction lawyers in Brisbane can ensure the resolution process is less stressful, less time consuming, and as cost-effective as possible.

What should I look for in a good construction solicitor?

The kind of construction solicitor you should be looking for is one with a good understanding of both the law and the building industry and its processes.

A good building lawyer is someone who can relate to you, can quickly get to the heart of the problem, and use their legal expertise to help you solve the problem.

Becker Watt’s construction lawyers in Brisbane bring a wealth of first-hand experience. Principal Lawyer, Len Watt, spent 25 years working in the building industry before completing his law degree. Our team also consists of carpenters and site supervisors turned solicitors.

What can a construction solicitor help me with?

A construction lawyer can help with all matters or issues that may arise during the course of a construction project. This includes:

  • Drafting a contract
  • Negotiating the terms of a contract
  • Payment claims and disputes
  • Defects

If you require a construction lawyer in Brisbane, contact our trusted and experienced team at Becker Watt Lawyers. We ensure cost-effective, no-jargon advice.

Call us on 1300 AT LEGAL or book a consultation here.