Construction

Driving your projects forward

Specialist construction solicitors

Budget overruns, delays, quality issues and defects, health and safety risks, staffing problems; the list of things that can go wrong in a construction project is almost endless.

Any one of these challenges can undermine any project.

That’s why, whatever your role on a project, you need specialist construction solicitors who roll up their sleeves and can tackle issues head on with timely, focussed and pragmatic advice.

At Steele Raymond, our construction lawyers give you powerful solutions so that you can get on with driving your project forward.

Helping you with construction law

Steele Raymond's pro-active construction lawyers are experts in identifying and managing risk and, if something goes wrong, helping you settle any claims quickly and efficiently so you can concentrate on getting on with the things that really matter.

We’ve been delivering solutions to clients, from employers to sub-contractors, funders to contractors, for decades.

  • Expertise

    There’s no substitute for hard-earned experience.

    Our responsive and solutions-focused construction lawyers can help you:

    • identify and manage pre-contract issues
    • negotiate and agree:
      • joint ventures agreements
      • standard construction contracts (e.g. JCT contracts)
      • bespoke construction contracts
      • other key documents such as collateral warranties, bonds, parent company guarantees, guarantees and professional appointments
    • settle any construction disputes including professional negligence claims (such as on delay and disruption, defective workmanship or not completing work by the due date)
    • work out an appropriate dispute resolution strategy including what route is the most appropriate for you (such as negotiation, conciliation, mediation, adjudication or litigation in the Technology and Construction Court)
    • manage all phases of the dispute resolution process

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Peter Rolph

Managing Partner
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Read our case studies to see how we have helped our clients with Construction:

Andy Brown, Passenger Technology Group Ltd.

“Having a lawyer on my side who comes up with a creative, intelligent and legal solution to a commercial challenge is fantastic. Steele Raymond are consistently professional, provide a very high quality of service”

Guy Tritton, Business Client

“As a barrister, I am usually very critical about other lawyers’ services but I have nothing but praise for their professionalism, courtesy, thoroughness and value for money”

Evelyn Sharman & Martin Hacker, Residential Conveyancing Client

“We just wanted to say a big thank you for everything you did to make our sale and purchase so straightforward and painless for us. The whole procedure was done so efficiently and enabled us to carry on with our work and other preparations for the move”

David Cornell, BOFA International

“I was very impressed with the support my family and I received from Steele Raymond throughout the sale process. They were exceptionally knowledgeable, efficient and dedicated to ensuring this complex deal was completed successfully”

Ken Roberts, Bournemouth & Poole College

“I couldn’t have been more pleased with the support I received from Steele Raymond throughout the process. We’ve worked with Steele Raymond many times over the years and would have no hesitation at all in recommending their commercial property expertise”

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