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Freeths LLP

Construction

2 ranked lawyersBand 3YorkshireUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Solid construction practice in the Yorkshire region which has strong expertise in a number of key industry sectors, including transport, energy, technology and utilities. Focuses on handling complex engineering and infrastructure disputes and also has considerable experience in adjudication and other forms of alternative dispute resolution. Often acts for employers, contractors and subcontractors.

Strengths

One client says of the team: "They make an effort to listen to the needs of their clients and to get on top of the technical detail of a case."

Another source describes the lawyers as "very helpful, flexible and accommodating."

Work highlights

Advised Engie Fabricom UK on a number of final account disputes related to works at an energy-from-waste plant.

Notable practitioners

Joseph Hale regularly advises on disputes arising from construction projects in the energy, transport and manufacturing sectors.
"He is commercial and switched-on."

Rachael Yates frequently represents clients in construction disputes, with a focus on adjudications stemming from extension of time and disruption claims.
"Rachel's attention to detail is phenomenal - she will have her finger on the pulse of every single aspect of the case."

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Construction Department

Freeths LLP

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Department location

Cumberland Court

80 Mount Street

Nottingham

Nottinghamshire

UK

NG1 6HH

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Yorkshire

Construction


Joseph Hale
Band 3
Rachael Yates
Band 3