Personal Profile

Marie is a Managing Associate in the firm's Construction Group specialising in non-contentious matters. Marie acts predominantly for building owners and developers carrying out works to demolish, rebuild and redevelop both commercial and residential properties in London and throughout the country. This involves reviewing, drafting and negotiating the full range of construction documents, including standard form and bespoke building contracts and consultant appointments; collateral warranties; performance security documents; and development/funding agreements.  

She also works with the Real Estate department in connection with the construction elements of property documents such as agreements for lease, leases, licences for alterations and sale contracts.

Marie often works closely with the firm's Finance and Banking Group (advising both lenders and borrowers) to review, draft and negotiate construction documents with a view to satisfying conditions precedent in connection with the provision of development finance.

Key Experience

  • Working on the development of the Athletes Village for the 2012 Olympic Games.
  • Assisting the property team with the construction elements of development agreements and agreements for lease.
  • Due diligence in relation to various aspects of corporate transactions (construction, facilities management and property).