Our background.

We strive to integrate and work collaboratively, maintaining a shared focus on our clients’ objectives

L1 Consult is a commercial and contract management practice founded by two Chartered Quantity Surveyors with a mutual passion for providing reliable and practical professional services to clients from conception through to project completion, across a broad range of industry sectors.

We carry out commercial and contract management services and provide commercial resources to projects. Our experience extends across roads and bridges, mining, commercial building, marine civils, rail, water & wastewater treatment, tunneling, and other complex civil and infrastructure projects.

Our clients.

We provide commercial and contract management services to a variety of clients including:

  • State governments and government agencies
  • Tier 1 and tier 2 contracting organisations
  • Private owners and developers
  • Engineering and design consultants
  • Subcontractors
  • Manufacturers and suppliers
  • Insurers and loss adjustors

Our services.

We apply a progressive approach whilst honoring traditional values

We provide professional services tailored around the requirements of our clients. We understand that commercial and contract management play a critical part in the success of any business, with our role being to assist in maximising the potential profitability, with a focus on continuous improvement and maintaining long term client relationships.

Strategies and objectives are developed and agreed on a case-by-case basis, with our clients’ needs always at the forefront of our objectives.

Our preferred approach is to actively integrate with our clients, operating within a fully embedded and collaborative team environment. We provide services in an open, honest, and transparent manner during short-, medium-, and long-term placements.

To consistently deliver exceptional results, we maintain that the fundamentals of commercial and contract management are performed regardless of the size or complexity of the project or task in hand.

We monitor key performance indicators to achieve set targets, which complemented by our lean management structure adds value without compromising the financial success of tenders or projects in delivery. Our experience in the construction industry enables us to identify and assist in solving problems in a cost-efficient manner.

Our Team

Lee Murray

Founding Director
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying, MRICS, ACIArb

Lee is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor with over 20 years’ experience in the construction and civil engineering industry.

Lee has gained a reputation for providing commercial and contractual expertise during the pre- and post-contract phases of projects, housing a broad range of experience in the United Kingdom, UAE and Australia.

Lee has extensive experience in preparing and negotiating contractual claims, dispute resolution and liaising with internal and external lawyers in preparation for adjudication and mediation.

Lee’s experience allows him to identify and foster the needs of our clients’, which, complemented by open and transparent communication throughout enables him to build long-lasting client relationships.

Lee is an active member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and is an associated member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Our values.

We act ethically, honestly and openly to develop trust and build long-lasting relationships.

We believe the way we operate as individuals and as a company are paramount to building long-standing and valued relationships, exceeding expectations whilst working in an open, transparent and consistent collaboration with our clients and stakeholders.

Our values include:

  • Consistency
  • Collaboration
  • Integrity
  • Outperformance
  • Respect

In support of our values, we pride ourselves on adhering to the Rules of Conduct set by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, and the Constitution and by-laws set by the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors. The rules focus on regulatory goals and set out the standards of professional conduct and practice expected.

Regulated by RICS

L1 Consult Pty Ltd is regulated by RICS for the provision of surveying services. This means we agree to uphold the RICS Rules of Conduct for Firms and all other applicable mandatory professional practice requirements of RICS, which can be found at www.rics.org. As an RICS regulated firm we have committed to cooperating with RICS in ensuring compliance with its standards. The firm’s nominated RICS Responsible Principal is Paul Lewis, Director. Email: paul@L1Consult.com.au.