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Benjamin is a Special Counsel in Harwood Andrews dispute resolution and litigation practice area.

Ben commenced with Harwood Andrews in July 2013, having spent several years as a partner with a Melbourne based practice. He is a Special Counsel working primarily in the area of commercial litigation, building and construction, bankruptcy, insolvency and debt recovery. 

Ben has acted for one of Australia's largest telecommunication companies handling a large volume of proceedings, appearing regularly before the Magistrates' Court, County Court, Supreme Court and Federal Courts.

Ben also appears at the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) on a range of matters including building disputes and residential tenancy matters.

In his practice, Ben acts for both corporations and individuals, bringing a "no nonsense", common sense approach to resolving matters.
The experience gained by Ben has meant that he has developed a proactive and efficient approach to the management of proceedings.

Ben is an approachable lawyer working to resolve client's matters quickly.

Ben’s key areas of practice include:

  • Commercial litigation
  • Building and construction disputes
  • Construction contracts
  • Debt recovery
  • Intellectual property disputes
  • Mediation and arbitration
  • Residential and commercial tenancy disputes
  • Insolvency, personal and corporate
  • Disputes between owners of a business
  • Disputes concerning wills and estates
  • Insurance related disputes
  • Consumer law disputes

Ben’s professional commitments include:

  • Member of the Building Dispute Practitioners Society (BDPS)
  • Member of the Australian Institute of Credit Management (AICM)
  • Director of the Geelong Kindergarten Association
  • Chairman, Risk & Compliance Committee of the Geelong Kindergarten Association
  • Member of the Housing Industry Association (HIA)
  • Committee for Geelong – Leaders for Geelong Alumni

Download a PDF version of Ben Broadhead's Professional Profile