Litigation and Dispute Resolution
In everyday life, there are times we are faced with challenges or disputes that enter the legal domain. Whether it be a business disagreement, a workplace injury, or a difficult superannuation claim, Rees R & Sydney Jones will help you navigate the intimidating dispute resolution process.
We are proud to be locals fighting for locals. We know the challenges faced by members of our community and are passionate about getting to know our clients to offer the very best support during what is often one of the most stressful periods of their life. We are proud to support workers, business owners, or anyone needing help with legal disputes and litigation proceedings.
On the rare occasion a dispute progresses to court – we will guide you through the process to reach an outcome and give you peace of mind. Our solicitors have extensive court experience and knowledge, having run numerous trials in all Queensland Courts and Tribunals.
Litigation Law Services
Traffic and Road Accident Compensation Claims
Accidents on the road can change the course of your life. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, you may be entitled to claim accident compensation. Our expert litigation lawyers are here to support you in the aftermath and will assist you in claiming motor vehicle accident compensation.
Workers Compensation Claims
If you have sustained an injury in the workplace you may be eligible for worker’s compensation. Our litigation team are experts in workplace claims and can help you access compensation when things go wrong at work. We take pride in getting to know you and will guide you through the claim process to achieve the results you deserve.
Insurance and Superannuation Claims
Navigating the claims process in relation to your insurance and superannuation entitlements can be challenging. If you are sick or injured and are unable to work, you may be able to make a claim for a total and permanent disablement (TPD) benefit or income protection through your superannuation fund or an insurance policy. Our litigation team are experts in identifying the relevant issues and guiding you through the claims process to help you to access your entitlement.
Estate Litigation – Challenging and Contesting Wills
If you fall within a defined relationship to a deceased person and you believe that adequate provision has not been provided for you under their Will then you may be eligible to make a claim for further provision. We can assist you in challenging or contesting a Will to reach an appropriate outcome that will provide for your proper maintenance and support.
If you have been charged with a criminal or traffic offence, our team of dedicated and experienced criminal lawyers are able to act on your behalf and represent you through the criminal law process. The outcome of your court case can be life-changing and our team will ensure your rights are protected and defended through strong, ethical and thorough representation.
Special Hardship Orders and Restricted Licences
If you have lost your driver’s licence and this will cause significant hardship to you or your family, you may be eligible for a restricted license or a special hardship order allowing you to drive for related purposes under certain circumstances. We can assist you in navigating the application process to get you back on the road.
Professional Negligence Claims
When engaging the services of a professional advisor, a duty of care is owed to you. If a person providing the professional services does not meet the appropriate standard and you suffer loss as a result, we can investigate and advise you in relation to a potential professional negligence claim.
Business and Commercial Disputes
If you find yourself in a disagreement or contractual dispute in the commercial or business environment, we can assist you by protecting your rights and seeking a resolution in an efficient, timely and cost effective manner.
Substantial Debt Recovery
When a substantial debt is owed to yourself or your business, legal support can become a necessity. Our team can assist you with recovering large debts through negotiation or litigation with minimal stress.
Workplace Health and Safety Investigations and Prosecutions
If you or your business are under investigation by Workplace Health and Safety Queensland we can assist you to ensure that your rights are protected throughout the process.
No Win No Fee
Our Firm offers a ‘no win no fee’ service in certain litigation matters. If your matter is accepted on a ‘no win no fee’ basis, our professional fees and outlays are deferred until your matter is finalised and you have received a successful outcome. If your matter is not successful, then we will not issue an account to you for the work we have carried out on your behalf. If you have any queries or want to know whether you may be eligible for our ‘no win no fee’ service, please contact our office.