Areas of law

Hammond Legal has over 30 years of experience representing individuals and businesses across a broad range of practice areas. Our lawyers can assist you in litigation, commercial law, criminal law, wills & estates, property law, employment law, local government, corporate governance and personal injury claims.

Hammond Legal will provide you with practical and commercially sensible advice.

With a broad knowledge base, Hammond Legal offer a unique and flexible approach to solving legal issues.

Our strength is our ability to provide specialised local knowledge to suit the needs of our clients.

We appear for both plaintiffs and defendants across all Australian jurisdictions including the Federal Court, Supreme Court, District Court and Magistrates’ Court. Hammond Legal approaches litigation with a commercial focus to provide early resolutions and cost effective outcomes for your matter.

  • Defamation
  • Breach of Contract
  • Commercial Disputes
  • Negligence Claims
  • Building Disputes
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Debt Recovery
  • Insolvency
  • Bankruptcy
  • Winding Up Application
  • State Administrative Tribunal Proceedings
  • Australian Consumer Law
  • Misleading and Deceptive Conduct
  • Insurance Claims
  • Estate Challenges

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Hammond Legal have a strong reputation for achieving successful outcomes when it comes to complex commercial contracts and disputes. We can assist you in all areas of Commercial Law and Litigation including:

  • Contracts
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Property
  • Strata Title
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Retail Leasing
  • Property Development
  • Franchising Agreements
  • Construction Contracts
  • Building Contracts
  • Banking and Finance

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Hammond Legal’s criminal law practice offers experience and expertise across a broad range of criminal matters and jurisdictions. We appreciate that being charged with a criminal offence it is often a confronting and stressful time. We provide sound, confidential advice to clients in all areas of criminal law including:

  • Assaults and Violent Offences
  • Restraining Orders
  • Sexual Offences
  • Drug Charges
  • Traffic Offences
  • Bail Applications
  • Sentencing
  • Appeals
  • Professional Disciplinary Proceedings
  • Property Offences
  • Asset Confiscation
  • Australian Crime Commission (ACC)
  • Corruption and Crime Commission (CCC)
  • Coronial Inquests
  • Commercial and Corporate Offences

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Hammond Legal can assist you with all aspects of estate matters from drafting your will to assisting with the administration and distribution of an estate. Hammond Legal can provide expert advice to ensure that your estate is protected from future challenges. We also advise on estate disputes with a view to achieving an early and cost effective resolution.

  • Wills
  • Estate Planning
  • Supreme Court Proceedings
  • Contested Wills
  • Letters of Administration
  • Probate
  • Distribution of Estates
  • Enduring Powers of Attorney
  • Enduring Powers of Guardianship
  • Deeds of Family Arrangement
  • Minor Beneficiaries  

Find out more

Hammond Legal have experience advising client on property matters ranging from small transactions to complex multi-million dollar projects. We provide legal services relevant to the local property market with a focus on current commercial trends.

  • Property Development
  • State Administrative Tribunal Proceedings
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Retail Leasing
  • Strata Title
  • Easements & Encumbrances
  • Mortgage Disputes
  • Construction & Building
  • Deeds of Agreement
  • Real Estate Transactions

Find out more

If you have been unfairly treated at work, obtaining legal advice from an experienced lawyer will assist you in achieving a successful outcome.  In Fair Work Commission claims, time limits are rigid and choosing the correct type of action to pursue is imperative. Hammond Legal are able to assist in all areas of employment law including:

  • Workplace Disputes
  • Employment Contracts
  • Fair Work Commission
  • Industrial Relations Commission
  • Unfair Dismissal
  • Redundancy
  • Worker Entitlements
  • General Protections Claims
  • Workplace Discrimination
  • Awards and Enterprise Agreements
  • Restraints of Trade

Find out more

Hammond Legal have extensive experience in the area of local government. We provide considered and practical advice on your local issues from neighbourhood disputes to local planning and developments.

  • Planning Laws
  • Property and Development
  • State Administrative Tribunal Proceedings
  • Neighbourhood Disputes
  • Council Disputes & Resolution
  • Contracts
  • Heritage
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Building Regulations
  • Regional Local Governments

Find out more

We offer practical advice in general corporate governance including advising on the implications of governance rules, regulations and compliance systems. Hammond Legal approaches this area of law with a specific focus on protecting businesses and directors from the consequences of non-compliance.

  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Directors Duties
  • Corporations Act
  • Compliance
  • Risk Management
  • Corporate Governance Framework
  • Board Composition
  • Drafting Governance Documents
  • Business Transactions
  • Trust Accounts

Find out more

Hammond Legal has an experienced personal injury team committed to achieving successful outcomes for our clients. We take the stress out of personal injury claim so clients can focus on much needed treatment without the hassle of interacting with insurers and employers. Our areas of expertise include:

  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Negligence
  • Public Liability
  • Aircraft Accidents
  • Criminal Injuries Compensation
  • Industrial Third Party Claims

Find out more

LITIGATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION

We appear for both plaintiffs and defendants across all Australian jurisdictions including the Federal Court, Supreme Court, District Court and Magistrates’ Court. Hammond Legal approaches litigation with a commercial focus to provide early resolutions and cost effective outcomes for your matter.

  • Defamation
  • Breach of Contract
  • Commercial Disputes
  • Negligence Claims
  • Building Disputes
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Debt Recovery
  • Insolvency
  • Bankruptcy
  • Winding Up Application
  • State Administrative Tribunal Proceedings
  • Australian Consumer Law
  • Misleading and Deceptive Conduct
  • Insurance Claims
  • Estate Challenges

Find out more

COMMERCIAL LAW

Hammond Legal have a strong reputation for achieving successful outcomes when it comes to complex commercial contracts and disputes. We can assist you in all areas of Commercial Law and Litigation including:

  • Contracts
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Property
  • Strata Title
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Retail Leasing
  • Property Development
  • Franchising Agreements
  • Construction Contracts
  • Building Contracts
  • Banking and Finance

Find out more

CRIMINAL LAW

Hammond Legal’s criminal law practice offers experience and expertise across a broad range of criminal matters and jurisdictions. We appreciate that being charged with a criminal offence it is often a confronting and stressful time. We provide sound, confidential advice to clients in all areas of criminal law including:

  • Assaults and Violent Offences
  • Restraining Orders
  • Sexual Offences
  • Drug Charges
  • Traffic Offences
  • Bail Applications
  • Sentencing
  • Appeals
  • Professional Disciplinary Proceedings
  • Property Offences
  • Asset Confiscation
  • Australian Crime Commission (ACC)
  • Corruption and Crime Commission (CCC)
  • Coronial Inquests
  • Commercial and Corporate Offences

Find out more

WILLS & ESTATES

Hammond Legal can assist you with all aspects of estate matters from drafting your will to assisting with the administration and distribution of an estate. Hammond Legal can provide expert advice to ensure that your estate is protected from future challenges. We also advise on estate disputes with a view to achieving an early and cost effective resolution.

  • Wills
  • Estate Planning
  • Supreme Court Proceedings
  • Contested Wills
  • Letters of Administration
  • Probate
  • Distribution of Estates
  • Enduring Powers of Attorney
  • Enduring Powers of Guardianship
  • Deeds of Family Arrangement
  • Minor Beneficiaries  

Find out more

PROPERTY LAW

Hammond Legal have experience advising client on property matters ranging from small transactions to complex multi-million dollar projects. We provide legal services relevant to the local property market with a focus on current commercial trends.

  • Property Development
  • State Administrative Tribunal Proceedings
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Retail Leasing
  • Strata Title
  • Easements & Encumbrances
  • Mortgage Disputes
  • Construction & Building
  • Deeds of Agreement
  • Real Estate Transactions

Find out more

EMPLOYMENT LAW

If you have been unfairly treated at work, obtaining legal advice from an experienced lawyer will assist you in achieving a successful outcome.  In Fair Work Commission claims, time limits are rigid and choosing the correct type of action to pursue is imperative. Hammond Legal are able to assist in all areas of employment law including:

  • Workplace Disputes
  • Employment Contracts
  • Fair Work Commission
  • Industrial Relations Commission
  • Unfair Dismissal
  • Redundancy
  • Worker Entitlements
  • General Protections Claims
  • Workplace Discrimination
  • Awards and Enterprise Agreements
  • Restraints of Trade

Find out more

LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Hammond Legal have extensive experience in the area of local government. We provide considered and practical advice on your local issues from neighbourhood disputes to local planning and developments.

  • Planning Laws
  • Property and Development
  • State Administrative Tribunal Proceedings
  • Neighbourhood Disputes
  • Council Disputes & Resolution
  • Contracts
  • Heritage
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Building Regulations
  • Regional Local Governments

Find out more

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

We offer practical advice in general corporate governance including advising on the implications of governance rules, regulations and compliance systems. Hammond Legal approaches this area of law with a specific focus on protecting businesses and directors from the consequences of non-compliance.

  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Directors Duties
  • Corporations Act
  • Compliance
  • Risk Management
  • Corporate Governance Framework
  • Board Composition
  • Drafting Governance Documents
  • Business Transactions
  • Trust Accounts

Find out more

PERSONAL INJURY

Hammond Legal has an experienced personal injury team committed to achieving successful outcomes for our clients. We take the stress out of personal injury claim so clients can focus on much needed treatment without the hassle of interacting with insurers and employers. Our areas of expertise include:

  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Negligence
  • Public Liability
  • Aircraft Accidents
  • Criminal Injuries Compensation
  • Industrial Third Party Claims

Find out more

Level 2, 82 Beaufort Street
Perth, Western Australia 6000

Telephone: 08 6311 7080
Facsimile: 08 6311 7081
Email: info@hammondlegal.com.au