We advise on all aspects of procurement and support in the defence industry. This includes advising on procurement contracts for acquisition, advising on contracts for support and the expansion of existing capabilities as well as advising on the application of the Commonwealth Procurement Rules in the context of Defence procurement.
Our team advises clients on their intellectual property arrangements in the defence industry, including IP framework agreements, teaming arrangements and collaborative multi-party cross-licenses. We understand the importance of implementing intellectual property arrangements that balance the supplier's requirement to protect its intellectual property as well as the Commonwealth's requirement for sovereign defence capabilities. We have significant depth and experience across the team advising on intellectual property arrangements across defence and non-defence projects
From warehouses to ports and airfields, our lawyers advise on the planning, development, construction and leasing of facilities, including advising on arrangements involving publicly funded construction.
The team of public policy experts at our affiliate consultancy TG Public Affairs assist clients on policy impacting the defence industry. They help clients reach the political and bureaucratic decision makers to understand the unique needs of defence.