Melbourne, 17 December 2013: Clayton Utz has appointed Jonathan McTigue as a partner in the Firm's national Construction and Major Projects practice, with effect from 1 January 2014.
Based in Melbourne, Jonathan has broad-ranging litigation and dispute resolution experience, particularly in complex and large-scale projects disputes. He has advised principals and contractors on the commercial resolution of disputes in a diverse range of projects including mining and hydrocarbon extraction infrastructure, pipeline installations, road, rail, Defence and social infrastructure projects.
Jonathan was previously a special counsel in the Melbourne Construction and Major Projects group. His promotion to the partnership reflects both his significant experience and capabilities, as well as the reputation of Clayton Utz as the market leader in both front and back end construction and major projects work.
Clayton Utz Chief Executive Partner Darryl McDonough said: "I congratulate Jonathan on his appointment, and the contribution he has made to the Firm since coming on board in 2002. He is an example of the diverse depth of talent we have at Clayton Utz, particularly in the area of construction and major projects."
Jonathan joins Orla McCoy, Scott Grahame and Anna Casellas as new partners on 1 January 2014.