About BTLawyers

BTLawyers is a fast growing Brisbane law firm of bold, balanced and brilliant thinkers. Our clients tell us that they know we’re always in their corner. And we are – we genuinely always have their best interests at heart, because we’re passionate about what we do. We like to think adventurously but act carefully, always striving to get our clients the best outcome possible while delivering real value for money.

The Legend of BTLawyers – Outtakes

By |2019-08-15T16:04:36+10:00July 11th, 2019|Media Release|

What's a good video without a few bloopers? 😏😂🎬 At the end of the day, we're human too. Here are some funny moments captured from The Legend of BTLawyers video shoot. Got a question? Complete the form below and we will be in touch soon. [...]

Electronic Notice…Is it Enough?

By |2019-05-30T10:22:04+10:00April 30th, 2019|Commercial, News|

In an attempt to keep pace with advancements in technology and the use of the internet, the law is also moving forward to allow electronic consent and notice in contracts. The Supreme Court recently heard the matter of FKP v Albion Mill [2017] QSC 322 regarding electronic communication and [...]

Court’s Powers… to our Client’s Advantage

By |2019-05-30T10:24:30+10:00April 15th, 2019|Commercial, News|

Litigation, done badly, is costly and time consuming.  Sometimes clients will give up their rights because they believe litigation cannot get the outcome they are entitled to. BTLawyers’ litigation team understands that litigation is a tool get an outcome.  Like any tool, you need to know how it works [...]

First in isn’t Always Best Dressed!

By |2019-05-30T12:08:42+10:00April 11th, 2019|Commercial, News|

Accepting payments from distressed debtors can be tricky.  It is tempting when you have a delinquent debtor to push hard, force a payment and move on.  However, things aren’t always that simple, particularly if the debtor then becomes insolvent. Australian insolvency laws are designed to ensure the assets of [...]

Property Termination Notices – Risks and Pitfalls

By |2019-05-30T12:08:42+10:00March 14th, 2019|Commercial|

Have you ever been threatened with an unfair eviction notice? While most landlords understand standard notice periods and will work with the tenant to come to an amicable arrangement, sometimes landlords don’t follow the rules.  BTLawyers recently represented a client who was served with a notice to evict their [...]

BTLawyers / ASIEQ Event – April 4, 2019

By |2019-05-21T16:15:01+10:00March 6th, 2019|News|

BTLawyers is pleased to present the next ASIEQ Workshop Safety Culture & Notifiable Incidents We all know the importance of having a strong safety culture in the workplace, but what does it really mean and how can employers create it? This workshop will focus on safety culture trends, reducing injuries, [...]

House Trap – Beware of Agent Promises

By |2019-05-30T12:08:42+10:00February 27th, 2019|Conveyancing|

In the recent decision of Coast Corp Pacific Pty Ltd v Stockland Development Pty Ltd [2018] QSC 305 Justice Jackson dismissed a collateral contract due to an entire agreement clause.  The Plaintiff signed a contract with Stockland to purchase a town house in Pacific Pines on the Gold Coast.  [...]

BTLawyers / ASIEQ Event – 7 February, 2019

By |2019-01-23T15:56:59+10:00January 9th, 2019|News|

You are invited to the first ASIEQ event of 2019 BTLawyers is thrilled to have secured well known orthopaedic surgeon and lower limb expert, Dr David Hayes as guest presenter for the first ASIEQ breakfast seminar of 2019. Admitted as a Fellow to the Royal Australasian college of Surgeons in [...]