My role

I am a newly qualified solicitor in the construction and public procurement team. I advise on all aspects of procurement law and provide support on a variety of public sector projects.

My experience

Whilst training at a large commercial firm I completed a six-month secondment at HS2, the company responsible for developing and promoting the UK’s new high-speed rail network. There I gained significant experience advising on high-value procurements under the Utilities Contracts Regulations 2016 and supporting community engagement projects.

Since working at Anthony Collins Solicitors, I have advised a range of contracting authorities on compliance with the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 and intra-group procurement strategy. I have worked on large development-based projects and joint ventures, drafting both commercial and construction contracts.

My specialisms

  • Public procurement
Trading companies – fit for purpose?
Trading companies – fit for purpose?

Many local authorities have assessed that a trading subsidiary or trading structure could be beneficial as part of generating income or the service delivery matrix.

Contract management pitfalls – payment
Contract management pitfalls – payment

In the second part of our series on contract management pitfalls, we look at the risks and opportunities presented by payment mechanisms in construction contracts.

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