Simon Lewis Solicitor
Simon is a Solicitor in the Construction and Engineering team at our Southampton office.
Main areas of practice
Simon advises clients on both contentious and non-contentious matters. He has experience of Construction and Engineering disputes which have been resolved through adjudication, arbitration and mediation, and has advised on bringing and defending claims in the Technology and Construction Court.
In non-contentious work, Simon advises on NEC and JCT contracts, as well as bespoke sub-contracts and warranties.
Related Knowledge & Resources
We look at a Court of Appeal decision that is likely to have far-reaching implications on liquidators who were, naturally attracted to the idea of referring disputes to adjudication as a means of determining monies owed to the insolvent company.
Developers are geared up to carry out necessary remediation of brownfield sites through the planning process, but what happens if there is historical contamination on land that they have sold to homeowners years before?
The higher rates of SDLT are intended to apply to purchases of additional residential properties, such as second homes and buy to let properties.