Construction: Supplier (Band 6)
Practice Areas: Partner in construction and commercial contracts departments. Acts primarily for insurers and construction professionals. Advises on appointment issues and insurance policy issues. Contentious work includes TCC litigation and adjudication of professional negligence and fee claims.
Professional Memberships: TeCSA, SCL, Adjudication Society and ACE Legal &Commercial Group. RIBA accredited CPD provider. Advises on ACE, RIBA and AGS helplines. Member of IoD.
Career: Admitted Qld. 1983. Highlights include successfully defending appeals from arbitration awards in Stern v Levy (2007 and 2009), acting for the original structural & public transport engineers throughout the Westfield Shepherd’s Bush project (2004 to 2009), resisting an adjudication award in London & Amsterdam Properties v Waterman on natural justice grounds (2003); settling quantum & appeal issues in Royal Brompton Hospital case (2003); London Electricity v Quattro (2000); London Waste v AMEC (1996); and successful appeal to the High Court of Australia in O’Sullivan v Lunnon (1986).
Personal: Travel, anything outdoors and music.