Civil Disputes & Resolution

Lexicon Lawyers has the skills and experience in identifying the most effective strategy to resolve disputes while maintaining a cost-effective approach.

We consider all avenues of dispute resolution available and provide our clients with concise legal advice on the appropriate method to resolve the dispute.


We focus on resolving disputes as quickly as possible to minimise interference to the clients' business. Accordingly, we approach any matter with recognition that the clients' business should be not affected by the dispute.


Lexicon Lawyers adopts the following methods to resolve disputes:


  • Mediation

  • Arbitration

  • Adjudication

  • Expert determination

  • Litigation in the Courts and Tribunals

Lexicon Lawyers' expertise covers a broad range of areas of dispute resolution, with particular emphasis on:


  • Construction disputes

  • Commercial contractual disputes

  • Debt recovery, insolvency, voluntary administration and liquidation

  • Commercial leasing, including interpretation and enforcement

  • Director's duties and corporate governance

  • Insurance

  • Joint ventures

  • Competition law

  • Information technology disputes

  • Intellectual property, including trademarks, designs, copyrights, and confidential information

  • Professional indemnity claims

  • Partnership disputes

  • Employment disputes

  • Land and planning disputes

  • Defamation


We recognise that legal services must be cost effective and provide value.

Our firm's legal fees are fair and suit the client's personal and business requirements, as well as realistic in view of the magnitude of the particular transaction or controversy.