Christopher is part of the firm's contentious construction and engineering team. He acts for employers, contractors, consultants and insurers in the construction, engineering and energy sectors. He provides advice on dispute avoidance and represents clients in formal dispute processes including adjudication, arbitration and litigation. He also acts for clients in ADR processes including mediation.

Christopher is experienced in dealing with all major UK Construction standard forms including JCT/SBCC, NEC3/4, FIDIC, GC Works and EPC and PFI/NPD variants. He is accredited as a specialist in Construction Law by the Law Society of Scotland and is ranked in both Chambers UK and Legal 500 UK.

Living Brodies' values

Clients and colleagues appreciate Christopher’s approachable and collaborative manner and his ability to see the bigger picture.

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  • Draws on experience gained during secondments to major UK contractors.
  • Regularly delivers construction law training to clients and industry bodies.
  • Participant mentor in the Edinburgh Law School Mentoring Programme.
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  • Ranked by Legal 500 UK 2024 as a 'Next Generation Partner' for Construction. 
  • Ranked individual for Chambers UK 2024 in Construction.