Workhorse Legal

An Independent Legal Practice accredited by the Queensland Law Society, specialising in providing legal support to the mining and construction industry.

At Workhorse Legal, our legal philosophy is simple yet resolute: We’re fully committed. We stand by your side as your trusted advisor and unwavering supporter.

Located in Brisbane, Queensland, our team
of lawyers boasts extensive experience
throughout Australia.

Our primary goal is to resolve your legal matters swiftly and cost-effectively. With dedication and determination, we strive to achieve this outcome for every client.

Legal Services

Workhorse Legal offers a comprehensive array of legal services, including:

Expert Advice and Guidance

On legal matters related to the mining and construction industries.

In-house Counsel Support

Encompassing strategy, risk assessment, and legal advice.

On-site Legal Support

For serious safety incidents, including investigations and regulatory interactions.

Holistic Dispute Resolution

Ranging from informal discussions to litigation.

Employment Law Matters

Such as employment contracts, unfair dismissal claims, and workplace mediations.

Commercial Contract Matters

Including negotiation, drafting, claims, and dispute resolutions.

Compliance Advisory Services

Covering privacy, intellectual property, licensing, whistleblower laws, and modern slavery.

Ethics Advice and Support

Including the establishment of internal ethics programs, code of conduct training, workplace investigations, and reporting.

About Brent

Brent Stowers is an award-winning mining and construction lawyer with more than 20 years of industry experience. His extensive commercial background and time spent working on site ensures that Brent can provide practical and long-lasting solutions to most legal problems.

More about Brent

Who we work with

At Workhorse Legal, we specialise in providing legal support to entities within the mining, construction, and associated industries, including:

What they say about us

5 stars! Workhorse Advisory has quickly become our ‘go-to’ legal partner.

Their team is practical,efficient, and provides an excellent service. Understanding our business, Brent and the team offer workable solutions for all situations. We’d highly recommend Workhorse Advisory for all your legal and commercial needs.

Tim Guinea


Needing a lawyer can be a stressful time, however Workhorse Advisory took the stress out of a complex situation and provided clear, honest, and transparent advice.

Brent was always available to discuss and took the time to describe aspects in detail to ensure we fully understood the situation and impacts. Importantly, he was always clear with advice and took away the complexity of law.

Andrew Crowe


We have received exceptional long-term legal support from Workhorse Advisory while constructing the West Gate Tunnel Project.

Brent’s in-depth legal expertise, practical advice and unwavering commitment has played a pivotal role in achieving excellent outcomes. Workhorse Advisory has proven to be a trusted partner, and Brent has been an invaluable asset.

Gavan Williams


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