Simon is a Partner and heads the non-contentious construction team in our Construction department. He has over 30 years' experience in the sector, initially as a chartered surveyor and then as a lawyer. He acts for developers, property owners, funders, contractors, consultants and sub-contractors and has particular expertise in the following sectors: residential (both private rental sector (PRS) and prime residential for high net worth private clients), hotels, student accommodation, office (in particular flexible work spaces) and distribution centres.
Simon advises on construction procurement strategy and prepares and negotiates all forms of contractual construction documentation. He advises a number of property developers and investors including QDD, Delancey, Capco, Brookfield, Fizzy Living, The Office Group, WPP, UBS, Allianz and AEW. Examples of Simon's relevant deals includes acting for QDD in respect of the on-going development of the East Village, Stratford, acting for Allianz/AEW in respect of distribution centres around the UK and acting for Thamesbank Developments in respect of a mixed use scheme (hotel, student accommodation and retail) in Plymouth.
Simon is a member of the Society of Construction Law and a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). He is also recognised as a Leading Individual in Legal 500.
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