Development funders want to understand the project risks and protect your investment. Contractors and professional consultants want to ensure that you are paid a fair amount for the work you do, without taking on any inappropriate risks.
Occupiers will want to make sure that your premises are fit for purpose and that any defects can be rectified quickly and at the cost of whoever caused the defect. And if things go wrong, you want a remedy.
One of the most common causes of disputes in the construction industry is that a contract isn't clear. Another very common cause is that one party has misunderstood what they were supposed to do, what their responsibility was, or the extent of their potential liability.
We make sure that our construction contracts are written in clear, plain English with no jargon. Whether we are preparing your contracts or resolving disputes, we will make sure that our clients properly understand their responsibilities and potential exposures.