Commercial Dispute Resolution
The dispute resolution team is headed up by Justin Cotton.
We resolve disputes, cross jurisdictionally, be it a court of law, arbitration or a tribunal. For many years we have acted for clients in Victoria, New South Wales, ACT and Queensland. We also accept briefs in Western Australia. In 2010, we established an affiliation with an Ethiopian law firm to assist multinationals and corporations in their legal transactions.
Areas of Commercial Dispute Resolution Expertise
- Tribunal matters
- Court of Appeal matters
- Debt recovery
- Winding up applications
- Construction disputes
- Property law disputes
- Mining and resources disputes
- Joint venture disputes
- IP and IT Disputes
- Trade practices disputes
- Defamation actions and defences
- Commercial disputes
- Partnership, company and shareholder disputes
- Misconduct and professional licencing advocacy
- White collar offences
Quantum Range of Disputes
Lovegrove & Cotton accept instructions in matters ranging from $30,000 to $100,000,000. We have conduct of matters currently in Victoria, NSW, Queensland and in recent weeks have secured major wins in the NSW Supreme Court, the Building Appeals Board Victoria and the County Court of Victoria. Our typical dispute quantum range is between $50,000 and $10,000,000.