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Top services offered by litigation law firms in Sydney, NSW

Dispute resolution services

Dispute resolution services

Resolve disputes quickly with the right mediation and legal support 

FROM $350

Alternative dispute resolution

Alternative dispute resolution

Alternative dispute resolution such as mediation, conciliation and arbitration. 

Litigation

Litigation

Legal representation in court battles. 

FROM $2,500

Average hourly rate for Litigation Lawyers in Sydney, NSW

min rate $136 - $980 max rate







Top litigation law firms in Sydney
Woods & Day Debt Recovery Lawyers
Woods & Day Debt Recovery Lawyers

ABN: 23 606 518 101

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Sydney

Woods and Day Solicitors is a team of highly professional individuals who are ready to give counsel on all critical and corporate documentation. We are experienced in contracts and commercial law, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, commercial property and leasing. We also practice Immigration law, debt recovery, and insolvency. We are located in Sydney and our contracts team has 28 years of specialisation in the contract and commercial law and more than ten years of fast processing in debt recovery. We ensure a detailed understanding of your business to provide you with the right advice for your agreement, whether rights, breach, or termination.

Green & Associates
Green & Associates

ABN: 71600809916

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Sydney

Green & Associates use solicitors with specific expertise, specialist barristers, accounting and financial experts, other industry experts and even international collaborators to meet our client’s needs. Our Principal Solicitor, Dominic Green, is admitted to practice in NSW, and holds undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications in law, economics and other disciplines. Dominic appears regularly in all Courts and Tribunals in NSW, the High Court of Australia, Courts and Tribunals in other Australian States, and sometimes even abroad. His successes range from high-profile murder cases right down to traffic offences in criminal law, through to deceased estate cases worth tens of millions of dollars, and media-covered civil class actions. He is known for being fearless, tireless, creative, strategic and tempered where required, and overall, for achieving impressive results and building friendships with his clients.

Blackwattle Legal PTY LTD
Blackwattle Legal PTY LTD

ABN: 33636350073

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Sydney

Blackwattle Legal are specialist lawyers with a deep understanding of our key areas of law: Commercial Litigation and Insolvency & Bankruptcy. We are based in Sydney, Australia, but have an international footprint with clients and referral firms in many parts of the world. Blackwattle Legal are specialist lawyers with a deep understanding of our key areas of law: Commercial Litigation and Insolvency & Bankruptcy. We are based in Sydney, Australia, but have an international footprint with clients and referral firms in many parts of the world.

Litigation Lawyers in Sydney

If your business is in a dispute, you may find yourself in need of professional assistance. If you are involved in a court battle, or believe you need to take someone to court, you will need to hire a lawyer. If you are looking for a non-litigious option, you can consider if any form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) is right for you - the main forms of ADR are mediation, conciliation and arbitration. You can find out more about the different forms of ADR here.

What sort of situations require litigation and dispute resolution?

  • Debt recovery
  • Insolvency
  • Director, shareholder and partnership disputes
  • Human resources and industrial relations
  • Planning disputes
  • Trust disputes
  • Intellectual property disputes
  • Insurance claims and indemnity disputes
  • Motor vehicle and industrial accident compensation
  • Medical and dental negligence claims
  • Building and construction disputes
  • Banking, finance and securities disputes, including mortgage foreclosures
  • Corporations, bankruptcy and insolvency claims
  • Competition and consumer law, including misleading and deceptive conduct, defective goods and services and anti-competitive conduct
  • Commercial leasing and residential tenancy disputes
  • Contractual disputes
  • Workers compensation claims

Do I need litigation or alternative dispute resolution?

There a pros and cons of each approach, so you will need to consider carefully which one is right for you.

Litigation is thorough, legally precise and offers a comprehensive system to make your argument and to appeal the decision. Litigation is also expensive and time-consuming. Large or complicated cases can take many years, especially if there are lengthy appeals, and smaller cases are often uneconomical to pursue.

Alternative dispute resolution is significantly cheaper and faster, but it offers a less comprehensive system and it may not offer the same protections and appeals that disputing your case in court might. There is also the possibility that your mediator, conciliator or arbitrator will not be as highly qualified as a judge in the court system.

What should I do if someone brings a dispute against me?

Engage a law firm immediately. Many law firms offer alternative dispute resolution options and can advise you if it is appropriate to make an ADR offer to the plaintiff. If the plaintiff does not want to pursue alternative dispute resolution, a lawyer can help you combat their motions and build a case in your defence. If the case goes to court, your lawyer will represent you and argue on your behalf.

What can I do if the courts rule against me?

The courts offer an appeal process which you can utilise if you disagree with the legal decision made by the judge in your case. Appeals do not deal with the facts of the case (unless there is new evidence), but instead they deal with the application of the law. You may dispute that a vital piece of evidence was made inadmissible incorrectly, or else that the judge errored in their application of the law to the facts. Appealing a case can be very expensive however, as the decisions at the higher courts are far more significant than those in the lower courts because they can impact future cases.