Claire specialises in non-contentious construction advice. Having trained and worked in London for a number of years Claire then worked with Lester Aldridge for several years as a consultant before joining us as a partner in 2018.
Claire specialises in construction and development projects, providing advice on a wide range of non-contentious construction issues, including the drafting, negotiation and completion of development agreements, all major forms of building contracts, appointments, warranties, bonds and guarantees, advising on the same and audit and due diligence on construction matters relating to leases, property sales and purchases, fundings, joint ventures and forward fundings.
Claire has a broad range of clients which includes commercial and residential developers, funds, offshore trusts, charities, schools and universities, contractors and consultants, public bodies and councils, retirement and care home operators and port authorities.
Recent examples of work or case studies:
- Advising a Singaporean listed company on the redevelopment of several of its UK hotel investments
- Assisting a developer in relation to the construction of a number of new-build hotels for a well-known budget hotel chain
- Advising a client in relation to the development of a mixed use site in London
- Assisting funders, purchasers and tenants in relation to the audit and approval of construction documentation for a number of residential and commercial developments