Securing the land is only one element of a development scheme. Ensuring that those professionals who advise upon and subsequently build out the project are properly appointed is just as important to the overall success. We have advised upon on drafting standard building contracts including JCT and ICE forms
Our expertise covers drafting terms of appointment and where relevant guarantees or collateral warranties for the benefit of any funder or purchaser or tenant. We negotiate performance bonds and escrow accounts for ongoing development
And we can also help when a scheme goes wrong. We handle construction litigation in all the civil courts including the Construction and Technology Court a specialist division of the High Court. One of our dispute resolution team is a member of the Chartered institute of Arbitrators and is regularly involved in building arbitration.
Furley Page is recommended by The Legal 500 within Real estate for: Commercial property, Construction and Property litigation.
The Legal 500 2012 : Real estate