Brent is an experienced building, engineering, construction and infrastructure lawyer. His practice covers transactional, litigious and regulatory matters.
The close and trusted relationships he develops with his clients drives him to deliver the best possible outcomes for them.
Brent enjoys many aspects of building and construction law, including the unique benefit of being able to see the tangible result of a complex building contract from your office window.
However the greatest enjoyment he receives lies in helping clients solve issues that can seem insurmountable without an experienced and dedicated lawyer on their side.
Preparing construction contracts and agreements between owners, builders and financiers
Project management advice
Advising on the regulatory environment surrounding the construction industry
Acting in all types of construction litigation
Matters involving insolvency in the construction industry.
Procurement and probity matters (including investigations by the Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC))
Policy development and drafting of legislation
Enforcement of laws
Litigation including merits review matters, judicial review matters and general litigation.
Memberships and Associations
Queensland Law Society
Building Disputes Practitioners Society – Queensland Chapter – Committee Member
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
High Court of Australia
Supreme Court of Queensland