Media Release – Ash St. Legal & Advisory welcomes new Practice Head for Construction in Sydney


Ash St. Legal & Advisory proudly announces the appointment of Shaun Bailey as Practice Head and Director for Construction, effective 15 January 2024.

An accomplished lawyer, Shaun brings over 25 years of specialised expertise in legal advisory services to the Australian construction, development, and engineering sectors.

A former Director and Principal Lawyer at Ingenium Legal, Shaun was also a partner at a top tier Australian construction law practice.

Shaun’s wealth of expertise captures the entire project development cycle from inception through to delivery and final certification. His diverse project portfolio includes roads, rail, bridges, waste recycling, hospitals, pipelines, schools, social housing, data centres, automated warehousing, retail, hospitality and various other sectors.

His dispute resolution experience includes significant matters for the NSW Government and government-facing private sector organisations.

“Construction and engineering are a major engine in the Australian economy. It’s an essential adjunct to the property sector. It unlocks social and economic development. It touches every aspect of our lives.” says Shaun.

“Shaun’s proven ability to navigate complex construction transactions is a great asset to our firm and our clients. We are very excited for Shaun to join us.” says Marylyn (Lyn) Woods, Director, and CEO.

Celebrating 10 Years of Excellence and a New Chapter
In addition to this exciting announcement, Ash St. will be celebrating its 10-year anniversary in March this year. This milestone not only signifies a decade of commitment to excellence in legal services but also marks a significant step forward as Ash St. continues to evolve and adapt to better serve its clients. The firm also recently moved to new premises, strategically chosen to accommodate its growing client base.

Ash St. is a legal advisory business which prides itself on being focused on finding solutions for clients. Their team of lawyers have decades of experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate and commercial law, corporate governance, projects and finance, information technology, intellectual property, and real property.

Media contact
Marylyn (Lyn) Woods CEO & Director
CEO & Director Phone 0409 122 991