Matthew Wells

Senior Associate

Matthew has practised in the areas of building construction and commercial litigation for over 10 years. He has broad experience in providing advice and dispute resolution services to private, corporate and government clients.

His clients benefit from his experience in dealing with a wide variety of commercial disputes and appreciate his practical and solution driven approach to legal advice and dispute resolution. 

Matthew is admitted to the NSW Supreme Court and High Court of Australia. He appears regularly in the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal, Local Court, District Court, Supreme Court and Federal Court. He is a member of the NSW Law Society & the Society of Construction Law Australia. 

Practical solutions to achieve sensible results

Legal Expertise 

  • Building and construction - defect, contract and Security of Payment Act disputes. Home warranty insurance claims.
  • Strata - resolution of disputes between owners including mediations and adjudications.
  • Commercial disputes - enforcement of guarantees, debt recovery. Restraint of trade, franchise, shareholder and contract disputes. 
  • Corporate and personal insolvency – advice and dispute resolution in receiverships, administrations, liquidations including public examinations, preference claims, insolvency arrangements.