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The Society of Construction Law Annual Conference 2017

2017Mar. 3rd

Location: The Royal Armouries, Leeds

The Society of Construction Law Conference is an annual industry event developed with Leeds Beckett University, which is attended every year by Construction Lawyers, Surveyors, Claims Consultants, Project Managers and other construction professionals involved in the construction industry. 

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Since its foundation in 1983, the Society of Construction Law has worked to promote for the public benefit, education, study and research in the field of construction law and related subjects (including ADR, arbitration and adjudication), both in the UK and overseas. The Society of Construction Law now has over 2500 members from all sectors of the construction industry.

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Contractors, quantity surveyors, project managers, developers, property owners, banks, funders, tenants, government departments, public bodies, local authorities, health trusts, schools, universities, airports, multi-national corporations, trade associations, architects, engineers, process engineers, chemical and oil companies, insurers, brokers, underwriters, receivers, building surveyors and construction surveyors.


The Honourable Mr Justice Coulson
His Honour Judge Mark Raeside QC
Alexander Nissen QC, Lucy Garrett, James Thompson, Ben Sareen & Tom Coulson
– Keating Chambers
Ben Patten QC – 4 New Square
Fiona Sinclair QC – 4 New Square
Chantal-Aimee Doerries QC – Atkin Chambers
Lucie Briggs – Atkin Chambers
Matthew Garratt - Costain

Key Construction Law Titles

  • Understanding and Negotiating EPC Contracts, Volume 2

    Annotated Sample Contract Forms

    By Howard M. Steinberg

    Any project which involves an EPC contract is also likely to involve a number of other complicated contracts. The challenge of the parties to an EPC contract is not to try to eliminate risk but rather put into place a narrative structure that enables the parties to predict the contractual result…

    Hardback – 2016-10-26

  • Construction Law

    2nd Edition

    By Julian Bailey

    Now in its second edition, Construction Law is the standard work of reference for busy construction law practitioners, and it will support lawyers in their contentious and non-contentious practices worldwide. Published in three volumes, it is the most comprehensive text on this subject, and…

    Hardback – 2016-08-01
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Construction Practice Series

  • NEC3 Construction Contracts: 100 Questions and Answers

    By Kelvin Hughes

    Which member of the NEC3 family of contracts should I use? How do I choose and use my main and secondary options? What are the roles and responsibilities of the various parties? How should I effectively manage early warnings and compensation events? Important questions can arise when working with…

    Paperback – 2016-06-16

  • Offshore Construction

    Law and Practice

    By Stuart Beadnall, Simon Moore

    With thirty per cent of the world’s oil and gas production coming from offshore areas, the construction of specialist vessels to perform offshore operations is a crucial part of the industry. However, with exploration and production being performed in increasingly exacting locations, the scope for…

    Hardback – 2016-06-08
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

  • Construction Insurance and UK Construction Contracts

    3rd Edition

    By Roger ter Haar, Anna Laney, Marshall Levine

    Construction Insurance and UK Construction Contracts has long been the premier text for legal professionals looking for a combined analysis of construction contracts and their relation to insurance law. In a new and updated third edition, this book continues to provide in-depth commentary and…

    Hardback – 2016-05-31
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Construction Practice Series

  • The Law of Construction Disputes

    2nd Edition

    By Cyril Chern

    Now in a fully updated second edition, The Law of Construction Disputes is a leading source of authoritative and detailed information on the whole area of construction law including contracts and their performance, third parties, pursuing claims and dispute resolution. It covers the construction…

    Hardback – 2016-04-21
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Construction Practice Series

  • Delay and Disruption in Construction Contracts

    5th Edition

    Edited by Andrew Burr

    Delay and disruption in the course of construction impacts upon building projects of any scale. Now in its 5th edition Delay and Disruption in Construction Contracts continues to be the pre-eminent guide to these often complex and potentially costly issues and has been cited by the judiciary as a…

    Hardback – 2016-02-18
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Construction Practice Series

  • Adjudication in Construction Law

    By Darryl Royce

    This book brings together, in one convenient place, all the relevant material on the process of Adjudication in Construction. It will provide clarity for those involved in the adjudication process, or related proceedings, in the form of a detailed and reliable text that supports each proposition…

    Hardback – 2015-09-10
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Construction Practice Series

  • Architect's Legal Pocket Book

    2nd Edition

    By Matthew Cousins

    A little book that's big on information, the Architect's Legal Pocket Book is the definitive reference on legal issues for architects and architectural students. This handy pocket guide covers key legal principles which will help you to quickly understand the law and where to go for further…

    Paperback – 2015-08-24
    Routledge Pocket Books