Our construction lawyers advise developers, contractors, sub-contractors banks, funds and private investors on a vast range of construction projects across the world, ranging from hotel, new build and mixed-use developments in London to energy pipeline, power plant and other infrastructure projects, including clean technology.
We provide specialist and commercially sound advice tailored to your project requirements, including project finance, joint venture structuring and construction-related contracts, as well as any disputes that may arise. We work with you to identify, avoid and mitigate risks to help ensure your project is delivered on time, to budget and specification. Our construction team seamlessly integrate expertise from our other departments, such as corporate, banking & finance, real estate and dispute resolution.
We work closely with our clients to take any development project through every stage of it’s life cycle, from site acquisition, planning, procurement, contracts, joint ventures, sales and management. Our clients are drawn from a number of industries including hospitality, retail and healthcare and we advise on engineering, procurement and construction under JCT or otherwise.
We are experienced in the competitive public and private bidding process to ensure compliance with UK and EU rules and legislation.
We have strong financing ties with banks, brokers and other financial institutions to assist our clients with funding requirements for their constructions projects. Through our Burlingtons Private Office we have raised millions of pounds securing debt, mezzanine and equity funding.
Our litigation team are adept at handling construction disputes to bring commercially astute resolution either through the courts of through dispute resolution. We have a strong support network of other professional advisors including chartered surveyors and barristers and can provide expert reports and opinions on construction issues across the globe.
Our private office can assist not only in finance raising for your construction project but also in identifying property investment opportunities in the hotels, retail, education, residential plot sales and healthcare sectors.