Oliver Slater

Oliver works as a paralegal in the Construction and Commercial Contracts department. Oliver assists the construction team on contentious and non-contentious matters, including preparing clients for disputes and amending the standard form construction contracts. His work for the contracts team primarily involves assisting fee earners as they help clients navigate the Public Contracts Regulations 2015.]…

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Amy Brown

Amy specialises in advising on public sector procurements, ICT outsourcing contracts, other commercial agreements and data protection matters. Amy has experience advising clients on multiple ICT procurements, particularly for cloud-based hosting, software and support using various CCS frameworks, including G Cloud and DAS (Data Application and Solutions). Amy has also assisted with clients’ internal GDPR…

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Laura Campbell

Since qualifying into the construction team, Laura has developed expertise across a range of non-contentious matters. Laura approaches her work in a diligent manner to ensure her clients enjoy positive outcomes. Whether it is a new instruction or repeat work for an existing client, Laura utilises her experience dealing with non-contentious matters to find cost-effective…

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Lynne Girard

Lynne’s experience is in relation to giving advice to local authority clients with regard to the Public Contracts Regulations and EU procurement rules generally. She drafts a variety of tender documentation under the open, restricted and competitive dialogue procedures and sees matters through to completion. Lynne works on waste projects and on building and engineering…

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Dr Paul Hughes

Paul is a dual-qualified lawyer and chartered quantity surveyor. Paul works exclusively with contentious construction law matters including extension of time and loss and expense claims, defects, variations, asbestos, true valuations, final accounts and termination. Paul is a professional member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS), the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (MSCSI)…

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Mari Roberts

Mari is a litigation specialist with a wealth of experience in advising public authorities and private clients in a wide range of disputes across all civil tribunals. She leads a team dealing with housing and landlord and tenant disputes, primarily advising local authorities and housing associations. Her practice covers residential tenancies commercial leases and property…

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Deborah Down

Deborah advises on all aspects of public procurement law and projects with a particular interest in health and social care and education projects. Deborah has an in-depth understanding of how local authorities work, advising on implementation of effective project management and governance across different specialisms in compliance with internal constitutional requirements. Deborah has substantial knowledge…

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David Owens

David is a specialist construction disputes lawyer, with over 14 years’ experience and with considerable expertise in dispute resolution in the PFI/PPP forum. David’s other focus is on dispute resolution in the IT sector, and he previously worked as an IT consultant prior to his career in the law. David offers commercial, pragmatic advice, and…

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