Finding yourself at the centre of a dispute can be a distressing and costly experience for both businesses and individuals.
Whatever the circumstances of your disagreement – be it personal or commercial, between landlord and tenant or franchisor and franchisee – it’s important that you seek advice as soon as possible to ensure a swift and satisfactory resolution.
Slater & Gordon are leaders in dispute resolution and commercial litigation, with a proven track record in a wide range of large scale and complex litigation. Our team of experienced lawyers provide advice and act for individuals and businesses involved in private or commercial disputes both in Australia and Internationally.
Our areas of expertise include:
- Adverse possession
- Building disputes
- Commercial and business disputes
- Compulsory acquisition compensation applications
- Environmental and planning disputes
- Executive employment
- Franchising disputes
- Financial services disputes
- Insurance disputes
- Intellectual property disputes
- Leasing disputes
- Property disputes
- Trade practice disputes
Slater & Gordon knows that the best course of action is the one that is secured fast and with minimal cost and impact to either you or your business.
Our experienced lawyers will work with you to thoroughly assess the relevant issues and advise you frankly of the legal options and avenues available to bring the dispute to an end.
Our main aim, like yours, is to assist you in the avoidance and resolution of disputes and for you to reach an outcome as a result of our involvement. We aim to do this in a professional, timely and cost effective manner.
Our lawyers have extensive experience in a range of disputes, from important personal issues, to complex commercial matters. Our lawyers will assess each issue individually and give you advice on the most appropriate process for each specific matter.
Dispute resolution refers to all processes that are used to resolve disputes, whether within or outside court proceedings. This may include a process such as mediation, arbitration or ultimately, litigation. Our legal team is highly experienced in all areas of dispute resolution and will work with you to ensure you are fully advised, developing strategies to best achieve a successful outcome to your dispute.
We understand that litigation is not the only remedy and not necessarily the best next step to take. Slater & Gordon’s dispute resolution team are recognised for their experience and skills as negotiators and mediators and, in the event of court proceedings, as litigators.
In the unfortunate event that you find yourself at the centre of a dispute, talk to us; our reputation is built on striving for the best outcome for every one of our clients.