Legal Services

Building and Construction Law

Master Builders Tasmania understand that large and small building and construction projects can be major investments for the parties involved and any disputes that develop can have significant implications for the project and our members livelihood. 

Ultimately managing, avoiding and resolving contractual and legal issues goes a long way to securing commercial success.

Simmons Wolfhagen Lawyers, Master Builders Tasmania’s recommended legal firm, are one of Tasmania’s leading firm’s with expertise in all aspects of building and construction law, whether this is in relation to consultation & advisory for large scale commercial or industrial projects, home building litigation & dispute resolution or navigating the Tasmanian courts and Tribunals.

Simmons Wolfhagen’s legal team has “whole project-life-cycle” capabilities – from tendering, through to delivery and dispute resolution.  Their Lawyers have a broad range of skills and perspectives, ensuring even complex matters are managed efficiently and effectively.

Simmons Wolfhagen can assist across all stages of the construction cycle, including:

  • contract drafting, interpretation, application and management;
  • risk identification and management; and
  • advising on issues such as unpaid progress claims, defects and compliance. 

In addition, the team can advise and act in all aspects of dispute resolution, adjudication (under the Building & Construction Security of Payment Act) and litigation. 


FREE 30 minute initial consultation

Simmons Wolfhagen Lawyers work closely with members to understand their requirements, concerns and needs and tailor our solutions to provide the optimal outcome and it all starts with a FREE 30 minute initial consultation.

Contact Simmons Wolfhagen on 03 6226 1200 (Hobart), 03 6338 2390 (Launceston) or 03 6226 1200 (Kingston), email or visit Building and Construction Law.

Mention your MBA membership and ‘free 30 minute’ offer when you call.