Tony joined Holding Redlich in October 2007 after spending over 20 years working in the construction industry, most recently for Veolia Water Australia, where he was directly involved in the delivery and operation of various municipal water treatment plants including the Sydney and Gold Coast desalination projects. Tony is also a qualified civil engineer and project manager with many years of hands on experience in infrastructure projects.
Tony has experience in a number of industry sectors including civil construction, petrochemical and water projects. He also has several years’ experience in arranging project insurances.
Tony has a wealth of experience in drafting and advising on construction contracts and all aspects of project delivery from start to finish.
He has the distinct advantage of being dual qualified as both a lawyer and a civil engineer.
Having worked for more than 20 years in the construction industry, he not only has a solid understanding of the key legal issues involved but also an exceptional awareness of the commercial realities of construction and infrastructure projects. Tony’s public and private sector clients appreciate the clear and practical legal advice that he is able to provide as a result.
Having worked in the field of civil contracting and advised several Councils, he is very familiar with the challenges faced by local government authorities. He has an in-depth knowledge of a variety of construction projects including building works, civil construction, petrochemical infrastructure, roadworks, drainage, water and wastewater treatment plants and bridgeworks.
Tony’s relevant experience includes:
21 July 2021 - Knowledge
#Construction, Infrastructure & Projects, #COVID-19
Following the NSW Government’s restrictions on construction works across the Greater Sydney Area, we look at what work can still be performed during this time and actions you should be taking according to your contract.
24 March 2021 - Knowledge
#Property, Planning & Development, #Construction, Infrastructure & Projects
Construction contracts are the central element of seeking payment claims under the Security of Payment Act. In this edition, we look at circumstances where such contracts are rendered unenforceable by the Home Building Act.
16 Feb 21 to 07 Dec 21
Holding Redlich is pleased to invite you to our webinar series designed for port and terminal owners and operators. These webinars will provide insights on the current trends and issues that matter to you. Now more than ever ports are vital nodes in an increasingly complex web of trade routes that span the globe. COVID 19 is forcing most of us to reconsider how we do things, and ports are no exceptions. This series will look at how Australian ports might navigate the challenges and opportunities posed by 2020, and how 2021 might be their most interesting year ever.
20 Apr 21 to 23 Nov 21
Holding Redlich is pleased to invite you to our 2021 Queensland Government webinar series which we have tailored specifically for lawyers working within Queensland Government departments, statutory bodies and authorities and government-owned corporations in Queensland. These monthly seminars will offer you insights, updates and practical tips from our experts on topics which we consider to be particularly relevant for lawyers acting in the Queensland public sector this year.
17 Aug 21
In this webinar on Prosecutions for local government, Senior Associate Rachel Foo will take you through the prosecution process, from identification of the offence through to a final court hearing, and discuss the elements of an offence, evidence gathering, including entry to land, drafting statements and conducting interviews, preparing a brief and criminal charge and the court process.