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McCullough Robertson

66 EAGLE STREET, BRISBANE, QLD 4000, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 7 3233 8888
Fax:
Fax +61 7 3229 9949
DX:
DX 158 BRISBANE
Email:
Web:
www.mccullough.com.au
McCullough Robertson, Bill Morrissey, Brisbane, AUSTRALIA

Bill Morrissey

Tel:
Work +61 7 3233 8920
Email:
McCullough Robertson

Work Department

Construction

Position

Partner

Career

A construction dispute resolution expert, Bill has more than 25 years of experience in advising in all aspects of construction dispute resolution involving litigation, arbitration, adjudication and alternative dispute resolution processes to achieve commercial and strategic outcomes for his clients. Bill is very experienced in providing ongoing contract administration advice in construction projects, assisting in the avoidance and prompt resolution of disputes.

Bill’s clients include both private and public clients in the construction, mining and infrastructure industries.

Bill’s expertise in this regard has been recognised by his inclusion in the Best Lawyers® Australia listing since 2010 for the categories of construction, litigation and defamation.  Most recently, Bill was recognised as a leading construction and infrastructure lawyer in Brisbane by Doyle’s Guide.

Bill has advised on large construction and engineering disputes on the following construction projects:

  • acted for Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal in providing contract administration advice and defending claims brought under the Building and Construction Industry Payments Act 2004 (Qld) (BCIPA)
  • acted for BGC Contracting Pty Ltd in respect of a $40 million dollar dispute, under BCIPA and in the Supreme Court of Queensland and Queensland Court of Appeal
  • acting for Mackay Regional Council in connection with a dispute over a signature community project, and
  • acting for a University providing ongoing contract administration in relation to the construction of new facilities.

Education

Bachelor of Laws (Hons) – University of Queensland

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