Our lawyers have the expertise to assist and advise our clients in cross-border disputes. Our principal lawyer Meghan Warren is admitted to practice in both Australia and in the United States (New York State).

Our dispute lawyers bring strategic, commercial and pragmatic solutions to disputes and we are committed to obtaining the best outcomes for you. We understand that your time is precious and disputes are challenging. We recognise that the cost of a legal dispute is not just financial and we understand the impact that a dispute can have on your time, business, and day-to-day life. We aim to bring peace of mind to ease those burdens.

If you need assistance and support with any form of dispute including a Business dispute, property dispute or Estate dispute we are to help.  Contact us today on +61 3 9822 8588.

What is International Dispute Resolution?

International dispute resolution is the process of formally resolving an international law dispute (disagreement) between two parties. Alternative Dispute Resolution options include negotiation, mediation, arbitration and other expert determination.

Our dispute lawyers are highly experienced in alternative dispute resolution and risk mitigation strategies including in settlement conferences, mediation and arbitration. Where litigation cannot be avoided, we are also experienced litigators in all Australian state jurisdictions, the Federal Court of Australia, High Court of Australia and, internationally, in the United States.

Our principal lawyer and head of our Disputes and Litigation team, Meghan Warren is admitted to practice as an Australian legal practitioner in addition to an Attorney at Law to the New York State Bar in the United States.

Our dispute lawyers are able to assist in international commercial disputes. This includes applications under section 1782 of Title 28 of the United States Code which allow a party in a non-United States proceeding to obtain discovery from a US based entity for use in foreign (Australia and other nations) proceedings.

At Burke Lawyers we handle business, commercial, corporate, intellectual property, contract, equity, finance, building, construction, property, and estate disputes.

How can we help you?

Our Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution team assists with:

  • Risk mitigation strategies
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Business and contractual disputes
  • Commercial litigation
  • International commercial litigation and alternative dispute resolution (where proceedings, parties, witnesses or events may be based in Australia, United States and / or other nations)
  • Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) disputes
  • Shareholder, corporate partnership disputes
  • Breach of director duties
  • Building and construction disputes
  • Property and commercial leasing disputes
  • Employment
  • Debt recovery

Why choose Burke Lawyers?

Our lawyers are here to help you.  At Burke Lawyers we build strong relationships by listening to gain a deeper understanding of the issues we need to resolve.  Our key focus with our advice is secure the most beneficial and efficient legal outcome for you.  Every time.

If you need assistance with dispute whether a Business Dispute, Property Dispute or Estate Dispute please know that our dispute resolution lawyers are here to help you.  Contact us today on +61 3 9822 8588.


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