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Morton Fraser

Construction

2 ranked lawyersBand 4ScotlandUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Acts on sophisticated projects on behalf of developers and public sector clients. Well placed to advise on both contentious and non-contentious construction mandates. Possesses considerable experience in commercial and residential developments, as well as urban community regeneration projects. Also provides clients with the benefit of the firm's notable strength in the real estate sector to provide a rounded service.

Strengths

Clients report: "We have found them to be very responsive to our needs, dealing with matters swiftly and appropriately for the issue to hand."

Work highlights

Assisted BAM Properties with the construction issues pertaining to the development of Capital Square in Edinburgh.

Notable practitioners

Jonathan Seddon focuses his practice on non-contentious construction, advising clients on construction contracts and commercial agreements. He regularly acts for contractors and developers.

Sandra Cassels handles contentious construction mandates, including adjudications and arbitrations. "She gives us very good, solid advice," reports a client.

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Scotland

Construction


Jonathan Seddon
Band 3
Sandra Cassels
Band 4