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Addisons’ Construction team is highly experienced, responsive and dedicated in front end drafting, dispute resolution and risk avoidance.
Our expertise includes preparation and negotiation of tender and contract documentation for across all sectors of the construction industry, such as, mid to large scale property development (commercial, industrial, multi-storey residential, mixed-use, and shopping centre), airports, mining, ports, hotels, water, energy (wind and solar), transport and logistics and pipelines across Australia.


We work closely with our clients to develop construction and engineering contracts to meet legal and commercial risks and objectives and prepare all related construction documentation including:


  • Tender Conditions

  • Letters of Intent

  • Project Delivery Agreement

  • Engineering Procurement Construction (EPC or ‘Turnkey’)

  • Design and Construct

  • Construct Only

  • Project Management Agreement

  • Construction Management Agreement

  • Bespoke Construction Agreement

  • Minor Works

  • Early Works

  • End of Trip Facilities

  • Tripartite Agreement or Builder’s Side Deed

  • Consultancy Agreements (short and long form)



Our projects currently include appointed project lawyers for a mixed use residential and commercial precinct in excess of $1B. Our clients can enjoy a depth of experience both in front end negotiation and dispute.


Our team works openly and collaboratively with commercial and in-house legal teams, project site teams and consultants. Our expertise includes providing day to day contract administration and practical advice for the delivery phase for projects.


The Addisons’ construction team conducts all forms of dispute resolution in the property and construction industries, including security of payment adjudication, international and domestic arbitration, expert determination, mediation, negotiation and court litigation.  Our leading partner is a senior adjudicator and has determined and our team frequently conducts adjudication and provides adjudication advice in all States and Territories.  Addisons has the document management resources and experience to provide both hard copy and electronic litigation support as required to assist manage high volumes of construction documentation.

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Addisons helps Bega win battle over peanut butter packaging
03 May 2019
On 1 May 2019 the Federal Court of Australia confirmed Bega Cheese’s right to continue to use the packaging get-up or trade dress associated with the peanut butter products that it acquired as part of its purchase of the Mondelez Grocery Business in 2017. Importantly, this gives Bega Cheese the right to continue to use the current packaging of its Smooth and Crunchy Peanut Butter products.
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