At Watson & Watson our clients come first. Please be assured of our continued dedicated services to all current and new clients.

As we have done in the past, we will continue to offer alternative conferencing methods ie video conferencing, skype or telephone conferences. Reviewing of all documentation provided to us prior to any initial conference will be all inclusive of our set fee. Do not hesitate to contact Shereen Da Gloria on (02) 9221 6011 should you have any concerns.



Time limits under the Building and Construction Security of Payment Act 1999 (NSW) is not affected by COVID-19

Strict time limits continue to apply notwithstanding the impact this virus has had on all financial sectors.

Time limits still apply for serving:

  1. A Payment Schedule in response to a Payment Claim; and
  2. An Adjudication Response in relation to an Adjudication Application.

ACT NOW should you be served with a Payment Claim or an Adjudication Response.

DO NOT DELAY contact Richard Watson or Shereen Da Gloria on 9221 6011 to discuss your matter.

Building & Construction Law

Building law and construction law are specialty areas for Watson & Watson Lawyers. You can count on our lawyers and solicitors for legal assistance for your Building & Construction project.

CLICK HERE for a selection of recent Building & Construction matters in which we have acted that it will provide prospective clients with a good indication of the type and complexity of matters we handle.

If you are involved in a building and construction project, it is highly beneficial to seek legal counsel from a Watson & Watson building solicitor or construction solicitor. You need not be involved in a building and construction dispute to benefit from the advice of our highly qualified solicitors.

Watson & Watson has been a member of the Master Builders Association since 28 May 2003.

Richard Watson has over 20 years experience in building and construction law related matters and can offer expertise in areas such as:

  • Contract interpretation, administration & advice
  • Building & Construction Industry Security of Payment Act
  • Joint venture & business negotiation
  • Construction claims
  • Development Applications - Local Council
  • Development Applications - Land & Environment Court
  • Professional liability & negligence
  • Tribunal & Court attendances
  • Insurance claims advice
  • Risk management
  • Building protection works
  • Claims resolution
  • Construction litigation
  • Home warranty claims
  • Arbitration & mediation
  • Home Building Act 1989
  • Debt recovery
  • Insolvency & bankruptcy

How our Building & Construction Solicitors can help you

Watson and Watson's building and construction solicitors help our clients with legal issues arising from developments, constructions and improvements of all sizes, including:

  • Complex government, commercial & industrial scope projects
  • Multi-storey developments
  • House construction, renovations, additions & alterations to houses & residences
  • Claims under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act.

If you are looking for legal assistance or representation in one of above categories or any other building or construction matter, please complete the form on the right and Shereen Da Gloria or Richard Watson will contact you personally to discuss your matter - alternatively, you can call us on 02 9221 6011.

Have you been adversely affected by the liquidation of Cosmopolitan Constructions NSW?
If you need legal assistance, we can help. Contact Richard Watson on (02) 9221 6011 – the first call is free.

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