Our specialist team of construction solicitors can advise on every aspect of a construction project, whether large scale or minor works, commercial or residential. We also advise on dispute resolution and have extensive working knowledge of the Technology and Construction Court, adjudication, arbitration and mediation.
We also advise on criminal prosecutions by the Health and Safety Executive and the Environment Agency/National Resources Wales.
We have strong relationships with a number of construction professionals locally and nationwide and can get the right team in place for any issue.
How can we help you?
Contract and commercial advice:
Construction contracts (including bespoke and standard forms of contract, e.g. ‘JCT’ – Joint Contracts Tribunal suite of contracts), civil engineering and mechanical and electrical contracts;
Payment/pay less notices;
Parent company guarantees;
Professional consultant appointments;
Novation agreements and assignments;
Building licences e.g. scaffolding and crane over sail licences;
Joint venture agreements;
Standard terms and conditions;
CDM (Construction Design and Management Regulations 2015);
BIM (Building Information Modelling).
Project management support
Party Wall etc. Act 1996 notices and advice
Terms & Conditions
Disputes & claims:
Final accounts including delay and extension of time claims;
Claims against builders, carpenters, roofers, plumbers, electricians etc.
Professional negligence claims against surveyors, engineers, architects, quantity surveyors etc.
Claims against building warranty providers e.g. NHBC, Premier Guarantee
Consumer disputes, for example: sale and supply of property products, e.g. conservatories, windows, driveways
Instruction of experts
e.g. applications for payment, invoices, statutory demands, winding up proceedings.
County Court and High Court claims (including Technology and Construction Court)
Boundary disputes and the Land Registry tribunals
Including defending criminal prosecutions and representation at PACE interviews.
Traffic commissioner inquires for commercial vehicles
Landlord and tenant dilapidation claims
Including adjudication, arbitration, mediation, expert determination and negotiation.