Professional Development Series – Session 1

Date: 19 November 2018


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Session 1 Presentation Slides for the 19 November 2018 Professional Development Series


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SESSION 1 - Monday, 19th November 6pm - 8pm

Tom Grace, Partner – Fenwick Elliot Grace 

Tom is a former engineer who ran his own construction company for over 20 years, completing many projects in the residential, commercial and industrial sectors, before entering the legal profession.

He has a wide range of experience in handling commercial disputes with a focus on construction and engineering.

His presentation will cover legal aspects of building disputes and liabilities, including the court process, case histories, rules of expert evidence.

Chris Short, Owner – Blue Chip Building Consultants

Chris has worked in the building industry since 1973. His wide experience and qualifications include being a Category 1 Licensed Builder and a Registered Building Inspector. He has tertiary qualifications in Company Law and wide experience in Technical Writing.

He is also a Fellow and Life Member of the Association of Building Consultants, a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and an Associate Member of the Institute of Arbitrators and Mediators Australia

Chris specialises in building disputes and diagnostics. His presentation will cover reporting on defective building work and real-world examples encountered.