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Martin Cannon

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Browne Jacobson LLP

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Business & Professional Risk


Martin works within the firm's construction and property risk team and has 30 years’ experience in construction engineering and facilities management matters. Recent matters Martin has advised upon include Building Contracts on a Town Centre retail/cinema, housing/parking mixed use development, Catastrophic mechanical and electrical engineering failures, Defective construction and leaking roofs and loss and expense and payment disputes.

Martin is a recognised expert in the operation of PFI/PPP contracts, and regularly speaks at the Department of Health’s PFU forum. He sits as an adjudicator on CIArb, TeCSA and CPA panels and acts as a mediator and arbitrator. He has had cases reported on expert evidence, adjudication and enforcement; and speaks regularly on a wide range of construction matters.


  • DACBeachcroft LLP
  • Wansbroughs Willay Hargrave
  • Freedmans
  • John Laing PLC


  • Fellow of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
  • Adjudication Panel member Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
  • Adjudication Panel Member Construction Plant Hire Association
  • Adjudication Panel member Technology and Construction Solicitors Association
  • Society of Construction Law Member


  • LLB (Hons)
  • MBA
  • Solicitor
  • Registered Adjudicator
  • Qualified Mediator
  • FCIArb

West Midlands: Public sector


Within: Health

Browne Jacobson LLP  has expertise in clinical negligence, inquests, employment, property and commercial matters. Sarah White is an expert in high profile clinical negligence defendant work, as is her colleague Rachel Lyne . Neil Ward is also a key figure and is an expert in complex and sensitive inquest cases. Jonathan Hayden is an expert in commercial contracts and new care models, and recently advised NHS Scarborough and Ryedale CCG on developing a new care model where community services are commissioned on an outcome-focused basis. Helen Badger specialises in employment, particularly on complex tribunal claims and Martin Cannon works on construction disputes. Employment law expert Jacqui Atkinson recently joined from Capsticks LLP.

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West Midlands: Real estate


Within: Construction

Browne Jacobson LLP's Martin Cannon  handles a range of dispute work for contractors and various public sector employers such as NHS trusts and local authorities. Clients include Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, North Midland Group and HM Revenue and Customs.

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