Construction & engineering lawyers

Our team has extensive experience advising on construction and engineering projects in Spain.

Construction & Engineering

Construction and engineering projects involve large sums of money, are often complex and involving a number of parties.

The inexistence in Spain of a standard form of construction contract, or rules such as those concerning strict liability of designers, contractors and developers, can compound the risks.

Our clients are project and construction managers, main contractors, owners, developers, as well as architects and engineers.

We provide specialist knowledge of the law and business practices in Spain to assist you complete your project on time and on budget.   

We act on behalf of all parties involved in construction and engineering projects, including owners, developers, constructions and project managers, contractors, subcontractors, architects and engineers and investors.

Our services

Our construction and engineering experience covers construction projects in the real estate development, commercial property, residential housing and retail sectors

Our services include:

  • advice on procurement methods and contracting
  • drafting and negotiation of construction contracts, letters of intent, performance bonds, guarantees
  • advice and drafting sub-contracts, supply contacts and professional appointments
  • health & safety
  • project administration and dispute resolution advice during implementation stage
  • ADR (mediation, adjudication, dispute boards)
  • litigation in court
  • arbitration (domestic and international)
  • joint ventures and partnering arrangements

Dispute Resolution Services

Our construction and engineering team advises on all kinds of disputes arising out of construction and engineering projects: payment, valuation and measurement, change orders, delay and disruption, building defects, design and professional liabilities, contract termination, insolvency of owners or contractors, and enforcement of security.

We aim to resolve disputes through negotiations or, where necessary, using alternative methods such as mediation, dispute adjudication and review boards.

Where formal proceedings cannot be avoided, we pursue claims aggressively through local courts or arbitration.