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Johnson Winter & Slattery

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Projects & Construction




Avendra is a partner in the firm’s Infrastructure & Projects group. He is also a member of our dispute resolution team, which is ranked in tier 2 in the 2020 edition of The Legal 500 Asia Pacific.

Avendra has a multijurisdictional, contentious and non-contentious practice that has covered urban renewal, residential and commercial property, public utilities (electricity, water and sewerage), public infrastructure (airports, rail, roads, bridges, jetties and sports stadiums) representing major developers, public and private owners, design consultants, project managers, contractors and subcontractors.

Avendra speaks regularly on new developments and issues affecting the projects and construction sector. He was invited by ADB to present a paper on the issues governing the conduct of arbitrations under the UNCITRAL Model Law in the Asia-Pacific region.

He participated in 2 panel discussions in 2019 with leading experts on the recent defective building and cladding criss.


Law Society of New South Wales 


Bachelor of Laws/Commerce, University of NSW

Lawyer Rankings

Australia > Construction

With its headquarters in Perth, Johnson Winter & Slattery focuses predominantly on upstream oil and gas, electricity and mining projects; however, it is also well-respected for its role in public sector-led transport and infrastructure projects. Will Coulthard, based in Perth, specialises in energy and natural resources mandates, in which he tends to advise clients on contract drafting and negotiation, tenders and litigation arising during developments. In Adelaide, Paul Turner is a standout partner, known for handling structured property transactions and project outsourcing arrangements. In Sydney, Avendra Singh , who joined the practice from Squire Patton Boggs in June 2020, undertakes a diverse range of contentious and non-contentious instructions, spanning every major sector.