Brent Henderson
Brent Henderson
Brent Henderson Special Counsel

Brent Henderson

Special Counsel

About Brent

Brent is a front-end specialist practising in the area of construction, PPPs, major projects and infrastructure. He is known for providing commercially pragmatic and concise legal guidance to meet business objectives. 

What he does

Brent advises contractor and government clients on front-end construction matters and on the delivery of major infrastructure projects. His expertise includes advising on bid strategy and documentation, evaluation, award and project delivery.

Who he works with

Brent advises contractors and government clients in the road, rail and water infrastructure sectors.

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What his clients say

"Brent has been a trusted advisor to our company for a number of years. He brings technical expertise, market understanding and sensible commercial strategy seamlessly into our day to day business." – Wayne Smith, Director, Augusta Properties


"Great front end operator in the infrastructure/major projects space, understands the importance of successful project delivery. " – John Seale, Project Director, Waratah Train Project, Downer Rail 


Brent holds a Bachelor of Laws from Flinders University in South Australia and a Masters in Law from Queens University, Belfast.

Life before Sparkes

Before joining Sparkes, Brent was Head of Commercial & Legal at Downer Rail, focusing on the delivery of the Waratah Train Project and other passenger and freight rail projects across Australia. Before that, he was a senior associate at Corrs Chambers Westgarth, specialising in construction, major projects and PPPs.

Life outside of Sparkes

Brent is a nerd at heart, spending too much of his free time working on car restoration projects or listening to his favourite rock band Queens of the Stone Age.

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Brent Henderson
t: +61 2 9260 2409
m: +61 434 603 469
o: Sydney
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