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Contractors and Principals: consult professionals to manage uncertainty
29 Nov 2021

  The reported 3.8% surge in home building and renovation costs in 2021’s third quarter stands in clear contrast to the 0.8% increase in the prior quarter. Indeed, […]

Know your Counterparty: The Power of Public Searches
16 Nov 2021

Whether you are deciding if you should form a new business relationship or if you should cut your losses at the end of one, it is important to […]

Consultants: take care (of yourselves). Insurers don’t always know best.
9 Nov 2021

Exposure to liability is high for engineers and other professional consultants to the civil and construction industries. In fact, professional service providers have the second highest standard of […]

Using contracts to weather the construction storm | Business News
12 Jul 2021

HHG Legal Group Director, Murray Thornhill and Special Counsel, Daniel Morris have featured in Business News to discuss how and why civil and construction contractors need to return […]

Principals and Contractors: Making civil and construction contracts work for you | Part 1: Commonly used contract terms are often not the best choice for contractors.
17 Jun 2021

Building and Construction and Dispute Resolution Special Counsel, Daniel Morris, and Director, Murray Thornhill are seeing civil and construction contractors rely more and more on the repetitious and […]

Do the civil and construction industry need to re-evaluate the need for legal protection against the impact of insolvency?
27 May 2021

In our most recent construction law update, Building and Construction and Dispute Resolution Special Counsel, Daniel Morris, and Director, Murray Thornhill provide an update suggesting there may be […]

Security of Payment Reform Bill – Reintroduced
27 May 2021

Building and Construction and Dispute Resolution Special Counsel, Daniel Morris, and Director, Murray Thornhill discuss how a security of payment reform Bill has been reintroduced, and what likely […]

How can you go bust in the middle of a boom? | The West Australian | 20 May 2021
20 May 2021

HHG Legal Group Special Counsel, Daniel Morris was proud to feature in The West Australian, ‘How can you go bust in the middle of boom?’ by Neale Prior. […]

What are the next steps in the Pindan insolvency?
19 May 2021

Building and Construction and Dispute Resolution Special Counsel, Daniel Morris, and Director, Murray Thornhill provide their insight into Pindan Constructions’ insolvency and the potential next steps. What are […]

Australia’s long-awaited illegal phoenix activity legislation is passed
25 Feb 2021

HHG Legal Group’s Building and Construction Special Counsel, Daniel Morris, and Director Murray Thornhill provide an overview of the long-awaited illegal phoenix activity legislation, that may provide hope […]

Contract says arbitrate? So arbitrate! Kenneth Martin J. sets broad arbitral powers in Tensioned Concrete
6 Jan 2021

HHG Legal Group’s Daniel Morris, Special Counsel in our Building and Construction Law team, reviews The Tensioned Concrete case and explains that is it essential to take legal advice […]

Milestone construction industry reforms en-route? Proposed Building and Construction Industry (Security of Payment) Bill 2020 (WA)
24 Sep 2020

HHG Legal Group’s Building and Construction Law team’s Daniel Morris and Fintan Roberts, break down the proposed reforms found in the recently-introduced Building and Construction Industry (Security of […]

14 Feb 2020

HHG’s Construction and Infrastructure Special Counsel, Daniel Morris and Lawyer, Kai Yeo explain how this recent High Court case may have changed 120 years of contract law. For […]

HHG chairs Society of Construction Law (SOCLA)
8 Aug 2019

  Daniel Morris, HHG Special Counsel had the pleasure of chairing the panel discussion entitled “Doing it Overseas – the legal tips and tricks for taking construction smarts […]

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Great advice and five-star commitment to their client!!"


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"Simon Creek and his team were at all times empathic, professional and confident.  My matter needed to be addressed within a pressing time frame, and their availability at short notice and contact after hours was much appreciated.  It caused me considerable stress, but having such a thoroughly reliable and competent team to call on helped me to feel in control. Although I hope not to need their services again in future, I would be confident in doing so!"


"A good outcome is what we can expect.  A great outcome is a sign of a company which does the very best for their clients. A very big thank you to Daniel Morris for showing empathy towards my small and much needed legal action.

To HHG Legal Group, thank you for a great outcome.  I would recommend your company to anyone seeking legal services."


"Your support this morning was amazingly kind, not to mention your totally reassuring competence, knowledge and wisdom that you used on my behalf.  It was extremely reassuring to have your knowledgeable support, and I particularly appreciated your real and obvious kindness to me. It means so much at a very difficult time. I'm so grateful to you."

Family Law Client

"Janene was very professional and we established a good rapport quickly. The subject of death and wills can be quite confronting to deal with, however, Janene's approach was soft and accommodating."


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"Simon is a friendly and practical legal advisor. I have received great feedback from the clients I have referred to him and his team at HHG Legal Group."


"Over the last few years, I have been impressed by Simon’s legal ability, management skills, entrepreneurial spirit, personal integrity and people skills. He appears to be that rare breed of lawyer – both knowledgeable and commercial."


"Our family has been a client of HHG Legal Group over many years.  Business has included drawing up of wills for three generations and preparing of probate for my father in law. I would have no hesitation in recommending HHG Legal Group to anyone requiring such services."


"You should be congratulated for the manner in which your staff address clients and we found our dealings with your company, once again a very pleasant experience and we would like to truly thank you for your efforts."

Steve and Jane

"HHG Legal were absolutely fantastic. Extremely responsive and brought calm to our chaotic family situation through their knowledge and caring attitude. Extremely professional from our very first contact with them and they expertly guided our family though the required legal process over almost a 12 month period."


"Fantastic team! They really care about their client. Tim Colcutt is a 'go that extra mile' guy who gives his client his all. I can't recommend HHG and Tim enough."


"I had a fantastic lawyer in Matthew Lilly. He helped me out a great deal with good, sound advice in a friendly, professional manner. First class, thanks Matthew"


"Marine Plant Systems has been working with HHG Legal Group for a few years now and they continually provide first-class service. Their professional advice has been invaluable to our company."


"We were kept up to date at all times. Pricing was always updated over the time period so we remained "in budget". Personal access to someone whenever I had questions. All in all a great experience without too much fuss."


"Good service you can count on."


"HHG Legal Group has provided outstanding support as I have taken the journey of buying a business, their professionalism is beyond reproach. Their assistance throughout the Due Diligence process has been invaluable, I would fully recommend them."


"Very friendly and efficient service - what a pleasure working with Matthew."


"I highly recommend Daniel from HHG Lawyer in Mandurah. When dealing with a complicated legal property matter recently I was extremely impressed by Daniel's honesty and integrity and the legal advice I received. I am very happy with the service from HHG Legal."


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