In the recent case of Downs Road Development LLP -v- Laxmanbhai Construction (UK) Limited , the TCC considered issues concerning the validity of payment notices, as well as questions of natural justice and the severability of adjudication decisions. Background Downs […]
Specialist solicitors to the construction and engineering industries
Hawkswell Kilvington is a niche firm of award winning, specialist solicitors with an established national reputation for providing legal services to the construction and engineering industries.
We provide advice and solutions in all areas of construction and engineering law, from drafting, reviewing and amending bespoke and standard form construction contracts and sub-contracts to resolving construction and engineering disputes through adjudication, mediation, negotiation, arbitration and litigation.
Our team of professional and highly experienced lawyers have an up-to-date and in-depth knowledge of the latest legal developments and adopt a pragmatic, commercial and cost-effective approach to solving clients’ problems. We offer a personal service and a high level of partner involvement that larger firms cannot offer. Our aim is to always be accessible and for our clients to know who is actually doing the work for them.
In the recent case of Eco World – Ballymore Embassy Gardens Company Ltd v Dobler UK Ltd  EWHC 2207 (TCC), the TCC considered the construction and enforceability of a liquidated damages clause where the employer had taken partial possession […]
On Friday, the Supreme Court handed down its judgment in Triple Point Technology, Inc v PTT Public Company Ltd  UKSC 29, unanimously overturning the Court of Appeal’s earlier decision relating to liquidated damages (“LADs”) where a contract has been […]