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Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution

McLachlan Thorpe Partners understands the importance of careful consideration of the facts.  Our team focusses on presenting alternative strategies in resolving litigious disputes.

The Commercial Litigation team at McLachlan Thorpe Partners is adept at dealing with Commercial Law disputes of any complexity when they arise, and we work closely with each client to achieve the best possible outcome in the dispute.

McLachlan Thorpe Partners provide a number of legal services in this area, including:

  • Contract and commercial disputes
  • Trade practices disputes
  • Copyright infringement
  • Insurance disputes
  • Construction disputes (for domestic and commercial ventures)
  • Business/corporate dissolution and Statutory Demands
  • Employment Law (termination of employment, redundancies, sexual harassment)
  • Debt collections
  • Negotiation
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration and Commercial arbitration

Litigation by its nature is stressful, and has an impact on peoples’ lives emotionally and financially.  We understand that impact and strive to lessen the burden by being on top of our game, efficient and focussed.

  • Andrew Thorpe Partner

    Andrew Thorpe began his career in 1979  and trained in commercial law, property law and litigation. Andrew now primarily focuses on commercial litigation and now leads the litigation team.

  • Samantha Peterson Partner

    Samantha has broad experience in commercial litigation and dispute resolution in Queensland, New South Wales and England where she is also fully qualified.

  • Tarrek Naji Partner

    Tarrek is a litigation solicitor who holds a Bachelor of Laws (UWS) and is currently completing a Master of Laws at the University of Sydney.

  • Juliana Ng Special Counsel

    Juliana works as part of the team handling complex litigation. Intellectual property is a major principle specialty.