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CAPITAL BUILDING, TYNDALL STREET, CARDIFF, CF10 4AZ, WALES
Tel:
Work 0333 2400 489
Fax:
Fax 0333 2400 487
DX:
33013 CARDIFF
Email:
Web:
www.capitallaw.co.uk

Stuart Pearson

Tel:
Work 02920 474 498
Email:
Capital Law Limited

Work Department

Construction, Energy & Projects

Position

Stuart is a Senior Associate. He undertakes contentious and non-contentious construction, infrastructure, energy and major projects, from procurement to completion for public and private bodies. 

Stuart was promoted to Senior Associate in May 2018. Stuart acts for national and local government, private sector developers, contractors, design consultants and financial institutions. He has advised on bespoke and standard-form construction contracts for routine projects, through to £multi-billion financed schemes. His work ranges from drafting and negotiating sector specific agreements for road projects to catering and facilities management contracts based on the NEC form of contract to resolving contractual disputes including issues relating to step-in rights, measured term contracts and final accounts.

Stuart regularly delivers external training on a variety of topics and has had a number of articles published in sector focused publications – most recently discussing the future of our cities in view of the growth of innovative transport firms and an in-depth look at Smart Cities.

Career


Trainee Solicitor at Hugh James Solicitors (2010 – 2012); Solicitor at Foot Anstey LLP (2012 – 2015); Associate at Foot Anstey LLP (2015 – 2016); Associate at Capital Law (2016 – 2018); Senior Associate at Capital Law (2018 – present).

Languages

French

Member

The Law Society of England and Wales

Education

Nottingham Law School, Law and French; Nottingham Law School, Legal Practice Course (2004 – 2005).


Wales: Real estate

Construction

Within: Next generation lawyers

Stuart Pearson - Capital Law LLP

Within: Construction

Capital Law LLP has a 'good understanding and appreciation of the construction industry' and handles work for developers, contractors, utility providers and local/national government bodies on matters throughout the life-cycle of a construction project. 'Unflappable and solid' associate Stuart Pearson is developing a strong reputation across both contentious and non-contentious construction matters, and as well as assisting Williams on many of his matters he has also regularly leads on transactions. On the contentious front, Pearson is appreciated for his 'very pragmatic approach and willingness to explore all possibilities to achieve a good result'. Associate Sam O'Callaghan is also praised for his 'good working knowledge of the construction industry' and is particularly accomplished at handling adjudication work. Other clients include Arup, The Royal Mint, Dragon LNG and Welsh Power.

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