Construction industry legal services
Construction industry legal services offer advice and building project dispute resolution to builders, contractors and private clients throughout England and Wales. We pride ourselves on providing straight talking practical and strategic advice on all aspects of the construction or development process on a wide range of projects including: home extensions, refurbishment and homes improvements to loft and basement conversions and hotels and leisure centres.
Free Initial Construction Lawyer Consultation
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Building and Construction Contracts
In construction contracts and building projects time is often of the essence and anticipating and dealing with delays to the completion date, reaching agreement on variations and of course resolving conflict and disputes is crucial.
Stormcatcher construction industry legal services have evolved to meet this need offering accessible, affordable and understandable legal services and advice from a lawyer experienced in dealing with all manner of construction project disputes, including conversions, renovation agreement and general building work contract.
Different from construction law firms and solicitors specialising in building disputes, our construction lawyer grew up in and around the building trade. Working for the family property development and renovation firm before being involved in design and build projects, conversion projects and domestic works. This first hand working experience means we understand the practical challenges, critical path delays, the payment issues facing building contractors and crucially the language.
With unparalleled knowledge and experience, building firms and private clients come to us when you need someone who knows the rules but also knows the building trade and construction law.
Delays and payments
Unsurprisingly, money is at the centre of most construction disputes involving JCT building contracts or general construction contracts.
With Quantity surveyors, Architects and project management firms working for the client to try and ensure the completion date and, standards of workmanship and met while trying to cut costs, emotions can run high, especially involving extras and measure and value contracts.
We work with building contractors to resolve disputes with the minimum of disruption to the program and mitigating the exposure to financial risk.
Construction dispute resoluton
Experienced in alternative dispute resolution including negotiation, mediation and arbitration for all aspects of construction contract disputes. Invariably a quicker and cheaper than litigation and resolving building disputes out of court ADR is successful in over 80% of cases offering flexible solutions for real world problems.