Ross is a specialist in all aspects of front-end and back-end construction with longstanding connections within the construction sector and a client focused approach providing strategic, whole-of-project services to a diverse range of clients on broad and complex industry issues. His extensive expertise in the building and construction industry includes project structuring, tender strategy and risk management; contracting and procurement (including supply, D&C, EPC and O&M) in the construction, renewables and mining, schools and hospitals sectors; Public Private Partnerships (PPPs); infrastructure agreements, joint ventures and development management agreements; claims, management and contract administration; construction dispute resolution, mediation, expert determination adjudication and arbitration; industry “peak” body facilitation workshops, executive and project team facilitation workshops and strategic advice; deputations to government and Ministers on law and building industry reform; industrial relations advice and property, planning and environmental advice.
Ross is a Grade 1 Arbitrator, former National Chair of the Law Council of Australia Business Law Section Construction & Infrastructure Law Committee and former Chair of the Queensland Law Society Construction Law Committee. Ross has been named in Best Lawyers™ Australia as one of Australia’s best lawyers in the Construction/Infrastructure Law category.
Ross’ experience includes advising: