Southampton 02380 482 482
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Construction advice

Paris Smith’s team of Construction specialists draws on expertise from our Commercial Property and Dispute Resolution teams.

Providing a full Construction service, including drafting and advice on all Construction documentation and assistance with all types of Construction disputes.

Including arbitrations and adjudications as well as Construction-related Insolvency advice.

Construction Documents

  • Building Contract amendments and negotiation (JCT suite, NEC suite and bespoke contracts)
  • Professional Appointments
  • Collateral Warranties
  • Third Party Rights
  • Transfer of Title in goods
  • Retentions
  • Liquidated Damages
  • Letters of Intent
  • Pre-Contract Services Agreements
  • Performance bonds
  • Guarantees
  • Risk Reviews of Construction documents

Construction Disputes

  • Construction claims
  • Professional Negligence
  • Insolvency of key parties including Main Contractors
  • Adjudications
  • Enforcement of Adjudication decisions
  • Relevant Event procedures including Pay-Less Notices and Termination Notices
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution proceedings including mediation and arbitration

Work Highlights

  • Advising a multi-national company on a contract dispute in the Technology and Construction Court which resulted in the client company successfully recovering what was due to them from a supplier
  • Advising Southampton Football Club on their relocation to St. Mary’s Stadium
  • Advising Hampshire County Cricket Club on improvements to the Ageas Bowl
  • Acting for Employer following insolvency of the Main Contractor
  • Advising a number of large retail clients (including the Co-Operative Group) on acquisitions of newly-constructed premises
  • Advising a local school on refurbishment works to their canteen area
  • Advising a local charity on site acquisition and construction of a community café and project space

Meet the Team

Claire Egerton
LLP Partner

T: 023 8048 2151
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James Snaith
LLP Partner

T: 023 8048 2254
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Fainche Whelan

T: 023 8048 2168
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David Eminton
LLP Partner

T: 023 8048 2284
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Jason Oliver
LLP Partner

T: 01962 679 806
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Nicola Davies

T: 023 8048 2212
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Lisa White

T: 023 8048 2119
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Shaun Piesley
Trainee Solicitor

T: 023 8048 2142
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