Suzanne heads up the construction team at Wedlake Bell. Suzanne’s practice covers all issues relating to construction projects including contract drafting, advice throughout a project and resolving disputes with emphasis in doing so, where possible without recourse to formal proceedings. She has acted for most sectors of the industry and in recent years has acted principally for developers, private healthcare and care homes providers. Suzanne has over 25 years' experience in the construction industry involving a wide range of projects large and small, such as hospitals and care homes, residential, office and retail development, manufacturing plant, sports stadia and infrastructure.
Suzanne sits on the Joint Construction Tribunal (JCT) Drafting Sub-Committee, and is a committee member of the Technology and Construction Association and Society of Construction Law. She sat on the Government payment review working party set up to review the payment provisions of the Construction Act. Suzanne is an accredited adjudicator and CEDR qualified mediator.
Suzanne qualified as a solicitor in 1979 and became a partner at Wedlake Bell in 1983.