Claire is an associate in the Construction and Engineering Group. She deals with contentious matters and has experience in various methods of dispute resolution including litigation, adjudication, arbitration and mediation for those engaged in the construction industry.
Particular experience includes:
Acted for design and build contractors in claims concerning defective foundation design;
Acted for civil engineering contractors in claims concerning defective piling and foundations;
Represented structural engineering consultants and architects in claims concerning negligent design and negligent contract supervision;
Represented quantity surveyors in arbitration claim concerning negligent valuation and certification;
Represented employers/main contractors/sub-contractors in adjudication and litigation relating to disputed interim and final accounts, disputed claims for loss and expense and for extensions of time and defects;
Adjudication enforcement on behalf of main contractor.