Alex Whiteside is a construction and infrastructure lawyer based in Sydney.
Alex advises a diverse range of industry participants, ranging from head contractors to Government entities at the Commonwealth, State and Local level in relation to all aspects of their construction projects. Alex has a particular focus on disputes, including expert determinations, adjudications, arbitrations and Court proceedings. Alex has acted for clients in a broad range of construction and mining disputes including scope and variation claims, design, defect and delay/prolongation claims, injunctions and security of payment adjudications and appeals.
On 14 February 2018, the High Court handed down two decisions in relation to security of payment legislation: Probuild Constructions (Aust) Pty Ltd v Shade Systems Pty Ltd  HCA 4 (Probuild) and Maxcon Constructions Pty Ltd v Vadasz  HCA 5 (Maxcon). .
March 05, 2018