Dispute Resolution & LitigatioN

We specialise in dispute resolution, mediation and litigation in property, building and construction law providing legal advice and representation in all residential, commercial and industrial matters. 

Salim Rutherford Lawyers are renowned for developing appropriate dispute resolution plans and litigation with a strong focus on viable mediation solutions. We design prevention strategies, minimise risk and exposure and protect the brand and reputation of our clients. Our ultimate goal is to achieve successful and prompt resolution agreements as an alternative to formal litigation processes. We hold an exceptional track record in alternative dispute resolution and litigation and have proven ability to apply the best techniques to each unique case. With over 15 years experience, our construction and property lawyers offer industry-specific legal advice focused on practical, cost-effective and viable solutions.

Our industry-specific legal services strategically range from traditional litigation in Australian Courts to alternative dispute resolution measures to cover:

  • arbitration and mediation
  • litigation at all levels of jurisdiction
  • commercial and industrial disputes
  • building and construction disputes
  • adjudications under the security of payment legislation
  • tribunal and court attendances
  • debt recovery
  • professional indemnity
  • home owner warranty insurance claims
  • insolvency and bankruptcy
  • advice on building management and rectification solutions
  • construction claim management including all forms of dispute resolution within NSW Fair Trading, NSW Civil & Administrative Tribunal, NSW Local, District and Supreme Courts