Ziv Ben-Arie

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Ziv Ben-Arie


About Ziv

Ziv is a specialist in building, construction and development advice, property and strata advice, and development due diligence. He has extensive experience advising on residential, commercial, industrial and public works across all development stages. This advice extends to contract negotiations, drafting, administration, dispute resolution and defect/variation/delay claims.

Ziv advises individuals, strata, directors, principals, developers and contractors on a broad range of development, commercial, property and construction issues, specifically but not limited to, development due diligence, risk allocation, contract drafting, claim administration, and alternative dispute resolution. He also advises on construction-related commercial issues including director disputes and shareholder oppression on property dispute matters. He is a specialist in advising on Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999 matters and appeals, from both the claimant and respondent perspective.

With an interest in general property advisory, Ziv also has experience advising on caveat, easement, contamination, and encroachment matters, and expertise in strata disputes and committee mismanagement.


Building, construction and development advice

Front and back end construction

Development due diligence

Development applications and appeals

Property and strata advice

Strata claims and disputes

Defect, variation, latent condition and delay claims

Director, shareholder and company disputes

Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment issues

Supreme, District, Local Court and NCAT proceedings

AS, ABIC, HIA, BCA contracts

Qualifications & Associations

Legal Practice Management, College of Law, 2013

Certificate in Governance Practice and Administration (Corporate Governance), 2010

Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, College of Law, 2006

Diploma in Law, Legal Profession Admission Board, 2006

Diploma in Business (Management), Sydney Institute of Technology, 2001

Admitted to the High Court of Australia

Admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales

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