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Gateley Plc

ONE ELEVEN, EDMUND STREET, BIRMINGHAM, B3 2HJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0121 234 0000
Fax:
Fax 0121 234 0001
DX:
13033 BIRMINGHAM-1
Email:
Web:
www.gateleyplc.com
Birmingham, Dubai, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester and 2 more

David Lloyd Jones

Tel:
Work +44 (0) 121 234 0122
Email:
Web:
gateleyplc.com/
Gateley Plc

Work Department

Construction.

Position

David advises on construction, engineering and energy projects. His work includes drafting client bespoke documents, advice on procurement options, contract drafting, negotiation and risk transfer over a wide range of transactions from commercial developments to major infrastructure and power projects. Recent successes include advising the contractor on the negotiation of the design, construct and maintain contract for Manchester Metro Phase 3 valued at £700m, advising Jaguar Land Rover on the construction of the new engine plant and on major redevelopments at its core plants; and advising Manchester City Football Club on the contracts for the expansion of the Etihad Stadium. CEDR-accredited mediator.

Career

Qualified 1979; partner Gateley 2002 to date.

Member

Fellow of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Technology and Construction Solicitors Association; Society of Construction Law; trustee of Walsall New Art Gallery Development Trust.

Education

Belmont Abbey, Hereford; University of Kent (BA Hons).

Leisure

David enjoys rugby and cycling.


West Midlands: Real estate

Construction

Within: Construction

Gateley Plc, which counts several prominent housebuilders among its clients, handles both contentious and non-contentious work. David Lloyd Jones advised Jaguar Land Rover on construction contracts for a £96m development, including a new head office, using a construction management contract – in the residential space, he also advises Taylor Wimpey on contracts for Bouygues to redevelop part of the Mount Pleasant Mail Centre into housing. In the contentious arena, legal director Amira Khan advises Bovis Homes on a dispute with Network Rail concerning delays to upgrades to Wellingborough railway station, which is adjacent to Bovis’ Stanton Cross development. Peter Davies and senior associate Peter Cursham Will Cursham represent Volvo in a £3m claim regarding a defective area of hardstanding. The firm also acts for Linden Homes. Senior associate Paul Scott is a new hire from Shoosmiths LLP .

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