Lovegroves are construction law experts. Three construction law partners with a complement of dedicated construction lawyers makes us the largest construction boutique law practice in Victoria. Be it resolution of disputes with state significance (we have had carriage of resolving claims on the Commonwealth Games Village), civil or residential dispute resolution; our construction law experts Mr Justin Cotton, Mr Stephen Smith and Professor Kim Lovegrove are leaders in their field.
Did you know that one of our principals was the key legal adviser on the development of the Building Act in Victoria? We have also been engaged by state governments and federal bodies to advise on the establishment of building regulation.
The fact that governments have engaged our people to shape and fashion building law, bears testimony to our legal prowess in not only Victoria but more broadly the Antipodes.
THE collapse of a Pyrmont building company, leaving $27 million in unpaid debts, has left many small businesses facing ruin.
Austruc Constructions entered voluntary administration last month after declaring itself unable to repay debts owed to more than 150 subcontractors it had engaged on construction projects across the state.