I am a construction and engineering lawyer specialising in non-contentious work. I advise clients on preparing and negotiating construction documents, including Building Contracts (both industry standard such as JCT and NEC4 and bespoke agreements), Pre-Construction Service Agreements, Professional Team Appointments, Collateral Warranties and Performance Bonds and Guarantees.
My clients include central government bodies, local authorities, hospitals, developers, purchasers, tenants, funders and contractors.
- Advising the Department of Education on the building and refurbishment of schools, academies and colleges as part of the Priority School Building Programme.
- Advising various residential developers in drafting and negotiating construction documentation for several large scale and strategic developments.
- Advising a public sector client approaching the end of a PFI contract in respect of performance failures under the Project Agreement with a private sector partner.