Hendrik van Aswegen has more than 18 years’ experience advising on significant and complex commercial disputes.
His experience, technical skill and ability to identify the key drivers in any commercial dispute has seen him build an excellent record of achieving successful cost efficient outcomes for his clients.
Hendrik predominantly acts for clients in litigation and disputes concerning property, strata title, planning and development, building and construction, contracts, security enforcement and recovery, insolvency, competition and consumer law and corporations law.
His clients include financial institutions, corporate entities, high net worth individuals, land owners and property developers. Hendrik also advises principals, contractors, suppliers and other clients who operate in the building and construction industry.
Hendrik and his team regularly appear in all courts and tribunals in Western Australia.
He has been recognised by Doyle’s Guide (2018 – 2022) as a recommended lawyer in Western Australia in Planning and Environment.
Hendrik van Aswegen’s relevant experience includes:
- Representing a large property developer in successfully pursuing a multi-million dollar claim for negligence and misleading and deceptive conduct.
- Representing a landlord in successfully pursuing a multi-million dollar claim for damages arising from the repudiation of a long term lease.
- Advising a local government in relation to favourably resolving a multi-million dollar dispute involving the surrender of a 50 year lease.