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Construction

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What the team is known for

Highly esteemed construction department excelling in both contentious and non-contentious matters. Notable strength in major energy and utilities infrastructure, as well as advising on some of the most significant rail and airport projects in the UK. Also advises developers and corporate occupiers on major commercial developments in the region and beyond.

Work highlights

Advised BT on its fit-out contract with ISG for its new 18-storey headquarters in London.

Notable practitioners

Ally MacKenzie regularly assists household-name clients on large construction disputes as well as providing them with advice on risk management and dispute avoidance strategy.
"She is a rising star."

David Shaw regularly handles major construction and engineering projects and has particular experience in the utilities sector. He also advises on matters related to energy and transport.

James Reynolds advises clients, including public bodies and developers, on all aspects of non-contentious construction work relating to major building projects and refurbishments. He is also head of the firm's real estate division in Leeds.

Joe Wilkinson regularly assists clients with breach of contract and negligence claims relating to the design and construction of significant projects. He can also provide strategic and risk management advice and has notable expertise in matters pertaining to cladding and fire safety.
"He is a pragmatic and clever lawyer." "Joe is commercial and a very good strategist who is always ahead of the opposition."

John Emerton specialises in contentious mandates and is highlighted for his expertise in the energy and utilities sectors. He regularly advises on high-value disputes arising out of project delays and defective works.
"John is a fantastic strategist who is great at finding commercial solutions."

Mark Broomfield centres his practice on transactional construction matters, in which he frequently represents developers. He has experience assisting on energy and urban regeneration projects.
"He is brilliant and a really good technical lawyer."

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Construction

Addleshaw Goddard LLP

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Location

3 Sovereign Square

Sovereign Street

Leeds

West Yorkshire

UK

LS1 4ER

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Yorkshire

Construction


Ally MacKenzie
Star Associates
David Shaw
Band 1
James Reynolds
Band 1
Joe Wilkinson
Band 2
John Emerton
Band 3
Mark Broomfield
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