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DLA Piper LLP

Construction

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What the team is known for

Prominent group noted for its representation of developers, suppliers, contractors and investors in both transactions and contentious matters. Frequently assists clients with claims involving delay damages, substantial defects and wrongful termination. Also noted for its representation of clients in contract negotiations, in addition to its capacity to provide procurement and risk management advice. Receives significant instructions in relation to construction matters in a broad range of areas including the leisure, energy and residential development sectors.

Strengths

One client says:"The firm has expertise in all areas of law and possesses a strong reputation which helps when dealing with other law firms." 

"The team provides a high quality of legal work and is very responsive," another client remarks, praising the lawyers for being "very knowledgeable and practical."

Work highlights

Acted for Quintain on the construction documentation for various aspects of its £3 billion regeneration project at Wembley Park.

Notable practitioners

Bob Maynard is a distinguished construction lawyer with a longstanding reputation as a leading advocate for developers and contractors in litigation, arbitrations and adjudications. He is respected for his expertise in disputes involving energy and transport infrastructure projects, as well as healthcare PFI developments

Caroline Pope is a renowned construction lawyer who frequently represents contractors and developers in litigation, adjudication and arbitration proceedings. She is highly adept at assisting with both domestic and international disputes concerning energy and infrastructure projects, as well as healthcare and mixed-use developments.
"She's a stalwart of construction litigation."

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Construction Department

DLA Piper LLP

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Department location

160 Aldersgate Street

London

Greater London

UK

EC1A 4HT

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Construction: Contentious


Bob Maynard
Band 1
Caroline Pope
Band 1