Government Dispute Resolution

What we do

  • Alternative dispute resolution—commercial and administrative disputes for Commonwealth agencies using negotiation, arbitration, mediation, conciliation or expert determination
  • Commercial litigation—discovery, case management, litigation strategies and advocacy in matters before state, territory and federal courts, including the Supreme Courts, the Federal Magistrates Court, the Federal Court and the High Court
  • FOI/GIPA & privacy—policies, processes, compliance, interpretation and disputes
  • Prosecutions & law enforcement—criminal law investigations and prosecutions for federal and state government departments and agencies, including Fair Work Ombudsman prosecutions, public service discipline and military justice issues

What others say

Winner, Corporate Intl Magazine, Government Law Firm of the Year in Australia 2013 & 2012

"The advice and support provided by Sparke Helmore was always well-considered, balanced, pragmatic and unambiguous." Joel Deans, Project Manager Secure Communications Modernisation Project Land, Chief Information Officer Group, Department of Defence

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