Dado Hrustanpasic

Special Counsel



A lawyer that combines sharp legal expertise and technical aptitude, Dado advises and represents clients on complex infrastructure, engineering and construction disputes.

With qualifications in engineering and law, Dado is adept at helping clients navigate the interface between engineering, science and legal frameworks to achieve commercial outcomes.

He is known for engaging with clients on their most difficult technical and factual issues, and advises clients on their strategic options based on a thorough knowledge of construction law and dispute resolution procedures. He brings to clients his deep experience in guiding complex arbitration and litigation to hearing under rapid timetables before world-class jurors.

Dado supports his clients and engages with the profession through continuing academic pursuits. He has published internationally, presented at conferences and assists with teaching the University of Melbourne Construction Law Masters course. He has been awarded the Diploma in International Arbitration from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK. In 2018, he was the joint winner of the Tom Yuncken Young Construction Lawyer Award.