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Amanda Burge

Tel:
Work 020 7355 6091
Email:
Web:
www.hamlins.co.uk/people/amanda-burge
Hamlins LLP

Work Department

Litigation and dispute resolution.

Position

Amanda is a Litigation and Dispute Resolution Partner in the Commercial Disputes Team.

Amanda advises on a wide range of commercial disputes and has over 20 years of experience acting for companies, partnerships and high net worth individuals. She has particular expertise in cases involving construction and engineering, professional negligence, insurance and reinsurance, financial and property issues and software licensing disputes. She has experience in all dispute resolution processes including litigation, arbitration, adjudication, mediation and settlement negotiations.

She has dealt with professional negligence claims acting for and against solicitors and law firms, accountants, IFAs and construction consultants including surveyors. She also has experience in dealing with financial disputes, particularly in relation to property investment portfolios and disputes or investigations of a regulatory nature. In addition she has also represented clients in disputes where insolvency issues arise.

Her construction experience includes providing advice to employers and contractors on issues such as delay, loss and expense, liquidated damages, payment notices, variations and defects. She has particular expertise in dealing with technically complex engineering claims.

Amanda has dealt with several large complex licensing disputes and is familiar with the issues facing companies in this area.

Amanda also has many years of experience dealing with insurance coverage disputes under all major types of insurance including PI, PL, CAR and E&O policies.

Career

Trained Clyde & Co; qualified 1996; trainee and assistant, Clyde & Co (1994-1998); assistant, Holman Fenwick & Willan (1998-2003); senior associate, Reynolds Porter Chamberlain (RPC) May 2003 – September 2010; partner, Enyo Law LLP, October 2010 – December 2014; partner Hamlins December 2014 to date.

Member

She is a member of the Technology and Construction Solicitors’ Association (TeCSA).

Education

Durham University (1991 BA English (2:1)); Chester College of law (1993).


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Leading individuals

Amanda Burge - Hamlins LLP

Within: Commercial litigation

Hamlins LLP is 'big enough to offer breadth of experience, yet offers a very personal touch that makes even small clients feel valued and important'. It has particular disputes expertise in IT, construction, engineering, insurance, professional negligence, and travel and timeshares, along with IP, defamation, sports, partnership and shareholder disputes and financial matters. Amanda Burge heads the dispute resolution department, which also comprises Antony Perlmutter and Martin Ochs. .

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London: Real estate

Construction: contentious

Within: Construction: contentious

Hamlins LLP's contentious practice provides a 'first rate service', acting for developers, investors, funders and contractors. The team is headed up by the 'extremely experienced and respected' Amanda Burge. The firm has experience of disputes relating to the financing behind projects, claims for delay, loss and expense and claims for negligent design as well as a particular expertise in IT and software issues. 'Efficient' senior associate Laura Daly has experience acting for private and public companies in a variety of disputes.

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