BWL’s Legal Team support General Contractor with dispute involving JCT construction contracts
Scope of works:
This dispute was concerned with the application of the valuation rules as found in the JCT Intermediate Building Contract with the contractor’s design 2016.
BWL Legal’s expert Dispute Resolution Solicitors were responsible for the drafting of the Notice of Adjudication, Referral Notice and witness statements.
The Team worked in conjunction with Govericks Limited, a quantity surveying firm with vast costs and claims experience in order to achieve a successful outcome.
Challenges and solutions:
Sometimes clients might not necessarily see eye-to-eye with the subject matter experts on the approach or methodology to valuing works. As the Solicitors, we found ourselves being the intermediary to ensure that all stakeholders focused on the end goal of running the adjudication, which was ultimately successful.
Benefits of BWL Legal Services:
As a boutique law firm specialising in property and construction matters, we have significant adjudication experience and we have internal and external partnerships with experienced claims consultants to support our Solicitors. BWL Group is a ‘one-stop shop’ for disputed construction and engineering matters.