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Civil litigation

We offer representation for claimants and defendants in the Magistrates Court, District Court and Supreme Courts in Western Australia.

Our team has experience across a broad range of legal areas including civil and commercial litigation, property and commercial law, trusts disputes, inheritance disputes and company disputes. We act for both claimants and defendants.

How we can help

The starting point is to talk to us at an initial consultation.

Initial consultation

Initial consultation $198 / $385

The starting point is to talk to us. For a general discussion, book a 30 minute consultation. If you definitely want to commence proceedings (or you have already commenced proceedings), book a 60 minute consultation.

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Mediation and negotiation

Mediation and negotiation

Most matters are resolved before trial, either at court-convened mediations or by negotiation. Subject to your instructions we will always explore the prospects of a mediated or negotiated settlement.

Assessment

Assessment

The outcome of most court cases turns more on the facts than on legal principles. So before commencing proceedings it’s important to assess the strengths of your case and the prospects of success. This can be time-consuming, but properly undertaken will save money and possible embarrassment in the long term.

Litigation

Litigation

Please refer to The litigation process for a summary of the procedures. We will bill you progressively for the expected stages of the litigation.

Most litigation (about 95% in the Supreme Court of WA) is resolved before trial. If your matter settles, we will not charge you for stages of work that we have not actually commenced.

Initial consultation

Initial consultation $198 / $385

For Magistrates Court matters, book a 30 minute consultation. For District or Supreme Court matters, book a 60 minute consultation.

Book now

Mediation and negotiation

Mediation and negotiation

Most matters are resolved before trial, either at court-convened mediations or by negotiation. Subject to your instructions we will always explore the prospects of a mediated or negotiated settlement.

Defence

Defence

Please refer to The litigation process for a summary of the procedures. We will bill you progressively for the expected stages of the litigation.

Most litigation (about 95% in the Supreme Court of WA) is resolved before trial. If your matter settles, we will not charge you for stages of work that we have not actually commenced.

Litigation

Litigation

Please refer to The litigation process for a summary of the procedures. We will bill you progressively for the expected stages of the litigation.

Most litigation (about 95% in the Supreme Court of WA) is resolved before trial. If your matter settles, we will not charge you for stages of work that we have not actually commenced.

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MEET THE TEAM

Partner
Jeremy Birman
Partner

(08) 9220 4480
jb@birmanride.com.au

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Senior Associate
Nigel Siegwart
Senior Associate

(08) 9220 4402
ns@birmanride.com.au

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Legal executive
Angus Edwards
Legal executive

(08) 9220 4417
ae@birmanride.com.au

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WHY CHOOSE US

Our experience enables us to provide great service at competitive prices.

Benefit from our experience
Excellent value for money
100+Hundreds of happy clients
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Our bright and highly trained team members will anticipate your needs and exceed your expectations.

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Call (08) 9220 4439

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