Deals with a total value of more than £50m have been advised by the corporate and commercial team at North and East Yorkshire law firm, Harrowells, in the last 12 months. More than 20 deals for clients throughout the north of the UK, including a third...
Construction & Engineering Disputes
We have proven experience in helping construction industry clients and employers to resolve disputes concerning ongoing and abortive projects, be it through adjudication, litigation or other means.
Work undertaken by the team includes:-
- successfully representing a contractor in adjudication proceedings concerning an abortive hotel construction project
- acting for a civil engineering company in Technology and Construction Court proceedings concerning claims and cross-claims for extensions of time, liquidated damages and snagging and obtaining a favourable settlement
- succeeding in obtaining judgment and indemnity costs against an employer in a long-running reported High Court case
- advising a construction company in an ongoing dispute with a sub-contractor concerning overcharging