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Maddocks

COLLINS SQUARE | TOWER TWO, LEVEL 23, 727 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE VIC 3008, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 3 9258 3555
Fax:
Fax +61 3 9288 3666
DX:
DX 259 MELBOURNE
Email:
Web:
www.maddocks.com.au
Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Andrew Pitney

Tel:
Work 61 3 9258 3346
Email:
Web:
www.maddocks.com.au/our-people/andrew-pitney/
Maddocks

Work Department

Construction and Projects

Position

Partner

Career

Andrew is a leading construction and infrastructure lawyer with a long track record of playing a lead role in many of Australia’s most significant major projects.

Andrew advises both public sector and private sector clients on all aspect of project delivery, including outsourcing and procurement, and project agreements. He also advises on construction contracts, operating agreements and other project documents.

In particular, Andrew has vast experience in complex construction and infrastructure projects and a particular expertise in Public Private Partnerships.

Andrew is consistently recognised as a leading lawyer in construction and infrastructure in independent legal industry surveys such as Chambers & Partners, Asia Pacific Legal 500, Best Lawyers and Doyle’s Guide.

Member

Law Institute of Victoria

Infrastructure Partnerships of Australia

Education

Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Laws


Australia

Construction

Within: Leading individuals

Andrew Pitney - Maddocks

Within: Construction

Maddocks’ team handled matters in the residential, transport and infrastructure sectors, coupled with a busy back-end practice. Andrew Pitney heads the six-partner team; he advised WBHO Infrastructure on its successful bid for the design and construction in relation to the Outer Suburban Arterial Roads PPP, the largest road-upgrade project in Victoria to date. Andrew Chapman assisted TfNSW with the Blue Mountains Route Clearance project, which involves the modification of tunnels, station platforms and rail lines in the Blue Mountains. The recommended Alicia Sheridan advised the Lendlease–Bouygues–John Holland consortium on contracting arrangements regarding its successful bid for the large-scale Melbourne Metro Rail Tunnel project. In the property sector, Mathew Stulic represented Watpac in litigation regarding a commercial high-rise development in Sydney’s CBD. Special counsels Sefton Warner and Declan Manly joined from Norton Rose Fulbright and the Victorian Bar, respectively.

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Project development

Within: Project development

Maddocks focuses on infrastructure work; the six-partner team, led by Andrew Chapman, Simone Holding and Andrew Pitney, has a strong state and Commonwealth government client base. Chapman advised TfNSW on its Blue Mountains Route Clearance project, and Pitney and Alicia Sheridan assisted WBHO Infrastructure with the Outer Suburban Arterial Roads PPP, the largest roads upgrade and maintenance project in Victoria to date. VicRoads instructed the team in relation to its state-wide Safe System Road Infrastructure programme for the installation of flexible barriers on Victoria’s highways.

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