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Addleshaw Goddard

LEVEL 15, TOWER 2, AL FATTAN CURRENCY HOUSE, DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL CENTRE, PO BOX 506555, DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Tel:
Work +971 4 350 6400
Fax:
Fax +971 4 354 4944
Email:
Web:
www.aglaw.com

Bevan Farmer

Tel:
Work +971-4-3506-420
Email:
Web:
www.aglaw.com
Addleshaw Goddard

Work Department

Construction

Position

Partner

Career

Bevan specialises in projects, construction and engineering law. He advises on contract negotiation, project delivery and dispute resolution, including arbitration, litigation and all forms of ADR.

He has worked with clients from the main construction and industry sectors and has advised on several of the most prestigious projects in the UAE, including the Palm Jumeirah and the Palm Jebel Ali developments, Dubai International Airport, Meydan Race Course, Abu Dhabi's strategic tunnel enhancement programme (STEP), the Shuweihat Water Transmission Scheme, Al Mas Tower and the wider JLT development. His particular experience includes advising clients on projects in the energy & utilities, healthcare, transport infrastructure and real estate sectors throughout the GCC and Africa.

Bevan is familiar with all international standard forms of construction contract including FIDIC, ICE, NEC and JCT and several of the bespoke forms used by government and quasi-government companies in the GCC.

Member

  • Society of Construction Law (Gulf)

Education

  • Year qualified 2008
  • University of Exeter, LLB (European)
  • University of Rennes 1, Maîtrise en Droit (Masters I)
  • Nottingham Law School, Legal Practice Course


United Arab Emirates

Construction

Within: Next Generation Partners

Bevan Farmer - Addleshaw Goddard

Within: Construction

Addleshaw Goddard has 'a very strong knowledge of the law and is able to provide practical and helpful advice' on construction arbitrations. Andrew Greaves and the 'outstanding' Bevan Farmer  ('a gifted lawyer with great commercial sense who can't do enough for his clients') handle disputes ranging from subcontractor matters on major infrastructure projects to large towers disputes involving main contractors. Clients include British, GCC and Spanish contractors.

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