Della Copley > Geldards LLP > Derby, England > Lawyer Profile

Geldards LLP
DE24 8QR
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Work Department

Construction & Infrastructure


Della is a Senior Associate who specialises in contentious and non-contentious infrastructure and construction matters. She acts for a variety of private and public sector clients including developers, funders and contractors across a range of sectors.

Della assists clients with the resolution of disputes and has experience in a broad range of dispute resolution methods, including adjudication, litigation and arbitration. She drafts, negotiates and advises on a variety of project documents, including standard and bespoke building contracts, professional appointments, collateral warranties and bonds.

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Real estate > Construction

Geldards LLP acts for a wide array of clients, such as developers, contractors, subcontractors, banks and funding bodies, on all types of non-contentious project work as well as contentious dispute matters. The practice is headed by Chris Hawrylak who specialises in advice regarding complex logistics and industrial developments, such as large distribution sites. Senior associate Della Copley is ‘a real star for the future’ who handles ‘numerous very substantial cases’ which relate to delays, defects, payments, terminations and more. Clients note the team’s ‘tremendous strength both in transactional work and disputes’.