My focus is always on providing excellence in client service.

Kevin in 60 seconds

Kevin is a leading infrastructure and construction lawyer, with over 25 years' experience. His specialist expertise is in the area of contracts, particularly relating to infrastructure, engineering and construction projects.

In recent years Kevin has been involved in over $40 billion worth of major infrastructure, PPP and other projects, in many industry sectors, including:

  • PPP road and rail (including rollingstock) projects
  • power stations projects
  • hospitals
  • commercial/residential developments
  • major Commonwealth government projects across Australia
  • overseas mining projects
  • telecommunications projects
  • major equipment supply contracts
  • operation and maintenance.

Kevin's expertise is in the area of contracts, particularly relating to infrastructure, engineering and construction projects. He advises his clients on the negotiation, preparation and review of tender and contract documentation for private sector and government organisations. Kevin also advises on tender process and the administration of contracts, as well as operation and maintenance contracts and consultancy services.

Kevin has a unique perspective on what it takes to get a deal done - having acted over the years for Commonwealth, State and local governments, as well as consortia, developers, private sector principals, contractors, operators, consultants and financiers.

Qualifications

  • BJuris (UWA)
    LLB (UWA)
    Master of Laws (Sydney University)

    International experience

    Early in his career, Kevin spent 18 months working for a Japanese law firm in Tokyo.

Independent Recognition

  • Listed as a Leading Lawyer in Construction in Chambers Asia-Pacific, 2016 and 2015
  • Listed as a Leading Lawyer in Construction in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2017, 2016 and 2015
  • Recognised expert in Construction in Chambers Global, 2013
  • Listed as an expert in Construction/Infrastructure Law in Best Lawyers since 2008
  • Listed in Who's Who Legal, The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers, 2014 in Construction
  • Listed in Who's Who Legal, The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers, 2014 in Public Procurement
  • Ranked as a pre-eminent lawyer in Construction and Infrastructure in Doyle's Guide to the Australian Legal Profession, 2015

Industry associations

  • Member of the Society of Construction Law Australia