Melinda Cooper

Building and Construction Lawyer

Melinda joined Peter Merity Solicitors in 2017 and was admitted as a solicitor in New South Wales in 2018.

Melinda is being mentored by Peter Merity. Melinda is calm and responsible. She has an uncanny intelligence and a keen eye for pitfalls in building contracts and contract claims.


Melinda has experience acting for owners, builders, subcontractors and developers. Melinda is experienced in litigation and primarily appears in matters before the NSW Civil & Administrative Tribunal (NCAT).


Melinda has experience in the following areas:

  • Building disputes

  • Defects claims

  • Home warranty insurance claims

  • Security of payment

  • Building contract advice


Melinda is a highly driven individual who strives to achieve the best outcome for her clients in a cost-effective manner.


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