Practice Areas: Founding Partner in specialist construction and engineering firm. Conducts major High Court and arbitration actions and numerous adjudications. A leading expert in arbitration and adjudication. All aspects of construction advice including insolvency, insurance and PFI disputes. Has acted in connection with various transport, power generation, waste and civil engineering projects, as well as building projects. All aspects of contract drafting and project documentation. Has drafted provisions for two current standard forms of sub-contracts. Recent high profile projects include CTRL, the Olympics and Crossrail.
Professional Memberships: Law Society England and Wales; Technology and Construction Solicitors Association (TeCSA); Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (affiliate member); London Court of International Arbitration; Society of Construction Law.
Career: 1984-85 solicitor at Eversheds; 1985-93 solicitor at Cameron McKenna; 1993-2010 Partner at Shadbolt LLP; 2010-date Partner at Sheridan Gold LLP.
Publications: Construction and Engineering Arbitration' (1999); editor of and regular contributor to Construction Law Journal; numerous articles including comprehensive review of PFI Disputes in European Public Private Partnership.
Personal: Born 1958. Leisure interests include cricket, tennis and bridge.