Construction

Driving your projects forward

Specialist construction solicitors

Budget overruns, delays, quality issues and defects, health and safety risks, staffing problems; the list of things that can go wrong in a construction project is almost endless.

Any one of these challenges can undermine any project.

That’s why, whatever your role on a project, you need specialist construction solicitors who roll up their sleeves and can tackle issues head on with timely, focussed and pragmatic advice.

At Steele Raymond, our construction lawyers give you powerful solutions so that you can get on with driving your project forward.

Helping you with construction law

Steele Raymond's pro-active construction lawyers are experts in identifying and managing risk and, if something goes wrong, helping you settle any claims quickly and efficiently so you can concentrate on getting on with the things that really matter.

We’ve been delivering solutions to clients, from employers to sub-contractors, funders to contractors, for decades.

  • Expertise

    There’s no substitute for hard-earned experience.

    Our responsive and solutions-focused construction lawyers can help you:

    • identify and manage pre-contract issues
    • negotiate and agree:
      • joint ventures agreements
      • standard construction contracts (e.g. JCT contracts)
      • bespoke construction contracts
      • other key documents such as collateral warranties, bonds, parent company guarantees, guarantees and professional appointments
    • settle any construction disputes including professional negligence claims (such as on delay and disruption, defective workmanship or not completing work by the due date)
    • work out an appropriate dispute resolution strategy including what route is the most appropriate for you (such as negotiation, conciliation, mediation, adjudication or litigation in the Technology and Construction Court)
    • manage all phases of the dispute resolution process

Lead contact

Peter Rolph

Managing Partner
Meet the rest of the team

Contact us

We will only use this information to handle your enquiry and will not share it with anyone else.

Read our case studies to see how we have helped our clients with Construction:

Philip Coward, The Hill Brush Company Ltd.

“The legal advice provided to us by Steele Raymond has been of huge value throughout this long and complex development process. Steele Raymond has been by our side every step of the way, providing responsive and first-rate advice”

Mr S, Bournemouth,

“Thank you for your kind words and for acting so well for me in what was, to say the least, a very trying negotiation given the stance and ambiguity along the way. Wishing you a great year”

Residential Conveyancing Client, Bournemouth

“Sue Middleton and her team are first class”

Ms M, Winchester, Family Client, Bournemouth

“I am sure many of your clients would feel the same way about you, your attention to detail, professionalism, sympathy towards clients ... I would strongly recommend you to other people”

Robin Arkle, Premiere Coffee Ltd trading as Costa Coffee

“Steele Raymond have acted for me on over 50 property transactions, each one managed professionally, cost effectively and on time. The team have always been responsive and understanding of our needs, providing an outstanding service time after time”

OTHER SERVICES YOU MAY BE INTERESTED IN

Related Services

Dispute Resolution & Litigation

At Steele Raymond, we cut to the heart of any dispute and bring it all into focus for you. Our pragmatic...

Corporate M & A

In any M&A deal, there’s no substitute for proven expertise. Over the past four decades we’ve been involved...

Commercial Contracts

Commercial contracts are the bread and butter of your business: an essential tool to help you manage...

OUR EXPERTS SHARE THEIR KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE

Related News & Insights

Firm News

Leading Dorset solicitors Steele Raymond has reached another milestone having been recognised as one of Dorset and the South West's leading law firms in ...

Company & Commercial

Thirty leading entrepreneurs in the South have been given insights into how to build and secure value in their businesses. The seminar was held by commercial ...

Firm News

Leading Dorset solicitors Steele Raymond have once again been recognised as one of Dorset and the South West's leading law firms in the latest edition ...

How can we help you today?

Call us now on 01202 983999 or request a call back from one of the team.

Contact us