James Morgan-Payler is a construction and engineering lawyer based in Melbourne.
James has significant experience in commercial drafting, negotiation and advice on major infrastructure projects including the Laverton North Natural Gas Power Station in Melbourne, the Hallett Wind Farm in South Australia, the Bogong Hydro Electric Power Development in Victoria, the East Link Motorway in Melbourne, the South Australian Desalination project and the Changi Motorsports Hub in Singapore.
James has a broad practice with a focus on the construction of major infrastructure and has particular expertise in the preparation and negotiation of EPC and O&M Contracts for the power generation industry. James has prepared and negotiated sophisticated EPC Contracts (and related documentation) for a wide variety of power generation facilities, including gas, hydro, wind farms, wave plants and solar.
James drafts and negotiates a wide variety of infrastructure and energy related contracts and provides general commercial and dispute-related advice for many of the leading players in the Australian energy, construction and engineering industries.