Rod Dann

Partner. Brisbane.

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Rod Dann

Rod is Corrs leader of the National Property & Development Division comprising Construction, Property and Environment & Planning and he has been a partner for over 20 years specialising in construction disputes by way of advice, arbitration, expert determination, adjudication, mediation, Dispute Resolution Boards and court proceedings.

Rod has particular focus on, and experience in, oil and gas disputes.

Rod is Corrs leader of the National Property & Development Division comprising Construction, Property and Environment & Planning and he has been a partner for over 20 years specialising in construction disputes by way of advice, arbitration, expert determination, adjudication, mediation, Dispute Resolution Boards and court proceedings.

Rod has particular focus on, and experience in, oil and gas disputes.

“Noted for his superb litigation skills” Asian Legal Business
Rod Dann

Rod's Expertise

  • Adjudication Acted for a gas pipeline principal in Supreme Court proceedings to set aside an adjudicator’s decision under the Building and Construction Industry Payments Act (Qld) in respect of a progress payment of approximately $87 million. The court set aside the adjudicator’s decision.
  • Expert Determination Acted and advised in binding and non-binding expert determinations including for a gas pipeline owner and a contractor engaged to perform HDD (horizontal drilling) and other pipeline works.
  • Mediation Acted for the owner of a power station in negotiating a settlement of dispute against the turnkey EPC contractor, with tens of millions of dollars in issue.
  • Arbitration Acted for the owner of a gas pipeline in a Fast Track Arbitration of claims in excess of $200 million arising from delay in the construction of the pipeline.

    Acting for the owner of a gas pipeline in an ICC Arbitration of claims in excess of $1 Billion.
  • Litigation Successfully acted for a large ASX listed mining contractor in a dispute about the price to be paid for coal mining operations.

What others say

  • “Best Lawyer - Alternative Dispute Resolution, Litigation and Regulatory” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2013-2017
  • “Best Lawyer - Construction & Infrastructure” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2011-2017
  • “Lawyer of the Year - Construction & Infrastructure - Brisbane” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2013
  • “The [Construction] team's prize litigator” Asia Pacific Legal 500, 2011/12
  • “Noted for his superb litigation skills” Asian Legal Business

Rod's Leadership

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth National Property & Development Division Leader
    Executive Leadership Team Member
    United Kingdom Focus Group Co-chair
    Ethics & Conflicts Committee Member