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Freeths LLP

THIRD FLOOR, ST JAMES' BUILDING, 61-95 OXFORD STREET, MANCHESTER, M1 6FQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0845 634 2540
Fax:
Fax 0845 634 2541
DX:
745360 MANCHESTER 76
Email:
Web:
www.freeths.co.uk

Jennie Jones

Tel:
Work 0845 030 5734
Email:
Web:
www.freeths.co.uk/people/jennie-jones/
Freeths LLP

Work Department

Construction

Position

Jennie is a Director in Freeths’ Construction team and specialises in all aspects of construction law, with particular expertise in advising on disputed accounts on standard and bespoke construction contracts. She has a wealth of experience in acting for both claimants and defendants on a large number of construction disputes and is experienced in resolving disputes through litigation, arbitration, mediation and adjudication – and has been involved in a number of reported cases.

Jennie is also experienced in advising clients on transactional construction matters and regularly advises on and drafts both bespoke and standard forms of construction contracts and associated documents. Her clients include local authorities, banks, developers, contractors, landowners, architects and engineers. Jennie provides training and workshops to industry professionals and regularly presents on recent updates in construction law.


North West: Real estate

Construction

Within: Construction

Freeths LLP is active across a range of construction and engineering disputes and procurement work. The team is regularly instructed by large, Spanish EPC contractors in relation to their UK projects and continues to defend Duro Felguera on a £4m claim brought by Severfield in relation to works carried out at the Carrington Power Station. The team is also defending Trokel in a £2m claim brought by a Stadco. Cape plc, De Trafford Estates, Select Property Group and Styles & Wood are also clients. Senior associates Jennie Jones, who is active on contentious and non-contentious work, and Pandora Lougheed, who joined in 2018 from DWF, are also recommended as is consultant David Lorenzo. Department head James Driver handles complex construction and engineering disputes.

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