Kirsteen Mace Senior Associate

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Contact Details

Kirsteen is a Construction Litigation Senior Associate based in our Oxford office.

Main areas of practice

Kirsteen has experience within the Property Litigation and Insurance sectors. Her case load ranges from tree root claims to multi-party construction matters, including Policy Coverage disputes, recoveries, pollution claims and manufacturing recovery work.

Her previous experience centred upon professional indemnity work, from Solicitors defence work to architectural, engineering and surveyor disputes.

Significant experience 

  • Working with and advising a Local Authority on the development and running of a complaints and claims handling process to address all non-PI claims; requiring co-ordination and clear reporting parameters across several separate departments;
  • Successfully concluding a complex farming “neighbour dispute” between two landowners and brokering an ongoing method of working;
  • Taking multi-million pound claims to the Court of Appeal and to the House of Lords.

Expertise

Related Knowledge & Resources

Insolvency Rules...OK?

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Boundary disputes to be overhauled

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Another contaminated land liability stream for developers to contend with

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A Guide to Civil Penalties for Landlords

Nationwide (England) from 1 February 2016