Darwin Gray’s Construction team acts for a variety of construction professionals, including main contractors, sub-contractors, and specialist contractors. We handle a mix of contentious and non-contentious construction work.

The team is headed by Managing Partner Stephen Thompson, who has been described by Legal 500 as “an experienced and knowledgeable construction lawyer”. Partner Rhodri Lewis is “well-versed in construction disputes.”

Why choose Darwin Gray?

Our team offers:

  • pragmatic solutions

  • expert legal advice

  • a high-quality service

  • responsiveness and reliability

  • transparency and fair pricing

  • a personal and friendly approach


Our experience:

With extensive experience in both contentious and non-contentious matters, here are some examples of what our team does:

  • Advises on all standard form construction contracts and sub-contracts including JCT, NEC and ICC

  • Regularly drafts bespoke construction and professional contracts

  • Advises on professional contracts and letters of appointment

  • Pre-litigation advice in relation to construction disputes

  • Conducts construction-related disputes including litigation, arbitration and adjudication

  • Domestic claims against builders and other construction professionals

  • Claims involving employers, main contractors, sub-contractors and specialist contractors

  • Settlement discussions including formal mediations

  • Advises on and conducts professional negligence claims

  • Engages construction professionals in relation to a variety of construction disputes


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