Sean Roberts

Senior Associate  |  Construction and Infrastructure

(07) 3014 6558

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Sean is dedicated to his work and his clients and behaves professionally and pragmatically in all situations.

Sean is a Senior Associate within the firm's Construction and Infrastructure team. He has provided legal services to various stakeholders involved in the construction industry over the past 12 years, ranging from industry bodies to property developers, building contractors, engineers, certifiers, and homeowners through the provision of both front and back end services.

Sean recognises that a 'one size fits all' approach is not always appropriate and therefore offers solutions tailored to the individual needs of his clients.

His construction litigation experience extends to disputes involving defective construction, payment and other matters in the Supreme, District and Magistrates Courts.


CAREER highlights


  • Bachelor Of Laws, Queensland University Of Technology
  • Graduate Diploma In Legal Practice, Queensland University Of Technology

Awards and recognition

  • N/A

community involvement

  • Member, Master Builders Queensland
  • Member, Queensland Law Society


Client Solutions

National Education Provider
Client problem

The project needed to be completed in three separable portions; however, funding only allowed for two.

outcome achieved

Sean drafted a contract that allowed his client the option to sever the third separable portion at no cost or penalty if the funding was not approved.

Medium-Size Developer
Client problem

A regulator investigated the client for several alleged defects which could have resulted in costly rectification work.

outcome achieved

Sean worked with both the client and experts to develop a cost-effective alternative rectification methodology, negotiating the same with the regulator. 

Small Civil Construction Developer
Company Policies
Client problem

The client submitted a payment claim to a large construction company for the sum of $745K. There were further anticipated claims yet to be submitted which exceeded $1M.

outcome achieved

Sean negotiated the total amount of the outstanding claim, and the claims yet to be made to be paid in full.

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(07) 3014 6558