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grace-profileGrace Gunn
SOLICITOR
Direct: (07) 3210 5204
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Grace Gunn practices in a wide range of civil litigation, commercial litigation and administrative review matters. She has experience in providing advice to a wide range of clients including subcontractors, government authorities, principles, small and large companies, small domestic contractors, and home owners.

The types of matters that Grace conducts include:

• Building & construction disputes;
• Contract disputes;
• Debt recovery;
• Torts (civil wrongs);
• Administrative review; and
• Wills and estates.

While providing assistance to clients, Grace strives to resolve matters without resorting to Court process; as to enable resolution of the matter for the client without litigation costs.

Grace prides herself on her interpersonal communication skills.

COMMERCIAL LITIGATION

Grace has appeared in various State Courts and Tribunals in a range of commercial matters.

She has also instructed Counsel in a number of applications, at trial, and at a public examinations,.

Grace manages a large volume of general debt recovery matters, however can also assist with the following commercial matters:

  1. Building disputes;
  2. Fraud and misrepresentation;
  3. Bankruptcy and insolvency matters;
  4. Residential and commercial tenancy disputes; and
  5. Contract disputes.
  6. Neighbourhood fencing, retaining walls and boundary disputes;


CIVIL LITIGATION

Grace has appeared in State Courts and Tribunals in a range of civil matters.

Grace has particularly interest and experience in:

  1. Neighbourhood fencing, retaining walls and boundary disputes;
  2. Enforcing rights for civil wrongs – such as negligence, trespass to land, injurious falsehoods, and other civil wrongs; and
  3. Defamation – including publications on social and online media platforms.


BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION DISPUTES AND DEFECTS

Grace has acted in a broad range of building disputes, on behalf of builders and consumers, arising from standard form contracts as well as custom drafted contracts.

That work extends to adjudication, debt recovery, resolution of contract disputes, providing warranty related advice, and resolution of defective and/or incomplete work matters.

ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW MATTERS

Grace’s building and construction dispute work extends to representing both private and public clients at the Queensland Administrative and Civil Tribunal.

A majority of Grace’s building and construction work at the Tribunal includes filing and defending review applications relating to the Queensland Building and Construction Commission builder licences, insurance matters, and directions to rectify.

WILLS AND ESTATES ADMINSTRATION AND DISPUTES

Grace can assist you with a wide range of your wills and estates matters.

Namely, Grace can assist with:

  1. Drafting of your Will and/or Enduring Powers of Attorney;
  2. Applying to the Land Titles Office to transfer ownership of properties upon the passing on a loved one;
  3. Applying to the Court for probate of your loved one’s Will;
  4. Applying to the Court for recognition of an executor other than that named in a Will;
  5. Applying to the Court for grants of administration in circumstances where a loved one has passed without a Will; and
  6. Assisting in instances of estate disputes – such as family provision applications.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws (University of Tasmania)
  • International Environmental Law – Maastricht University, Netherlands
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (University of Tasmania)
  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Tasmania
  • Solicitor of the High Court of Australia
  • Member of the Queensland Law Society