Our job is to use as much legal pressure as necessary to help you get paid for what is rightfully yours.
We understand that each case is different and sometimes smart, practical negotiation is what is required, particularly when you would like to preserve the working relationship, and any professional reputation beyond your current dispute.
Our lawyers are skilled in commercial negotiations, but can enforce your legal position if that is what is required to get you paid.
We offer a variety of solutions to any payment issues you are having and will tailor them to suit your wants and needs.
It is frustrating for contractors and sub-contracts when builders don’t pay.
We work to help contractors and subcontractors get paid for the work performed. If you have had your invoice rejected or contested, we can help you. We work out the best method to recover monies owed.
We are well practised in advising on Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment (SOPA) Claims and debt collection.
Debt recovery in the building industry is unique and has its own processes for debt recovery. Our team has the expertise and experience to navigate the legal system and get payment quickly.
Don’t wait if you have only received part payment or the works are being disputed. Get advice from our building lawyers and restore your cash flow.
These legal processes are simple and depending on the amount of debt they can be very cost-effective.
Once a lawyer has been engaged it can help to speed up the process and improve cashflow. Results can happen once the debtor realises you are serious in taking steps to recover your money.
Take steps to reduce your unpaid debts and amount of money owing.
SOPA is a Victorian based legislation and process to help get payment for when a builder isn’t paying a contractor or subcontractor’s bills. If you would like to read more about the SOPA process click here.
Speak to a building lawyer on 1300 907 335 to find out how we can help collect your outstanding debts.
Whether you are new to using SOPA or experienced and facing an adjudication, we can help you understand how best to use this process to your advantage so you can get paid faster.
Whatever the amount, if you have carried out the works, then you should be getting paid. Even if SOPA does not apply or if you have missed the cut off dates for a progress claim under SOPA, we can help you get paid with alternate debt recovery tools.