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Joelson

30 PORTLAND PLACE, LONDON, W1B 1LZ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7580 5721
Fax:
Fax 020 7580 2251
DX:
83301 WEST END-2
Email:
Web:
www.joelsonlaw.com
London EC2Y, London W1B

Myles Levy

Tel:
Work (0) 20 7580 5721
Email:
Joelson

Work Department

Property – Construction.

Position

Myles is a specialist in all areas of UK construction law, contractual and dispute resolution. He has experience advising clients on all legal aspects of construction projects, looking after their interests and facilitating them in achieving their objectives. He has advised the residential, commercial and retail sectors and also acts on all construction aspects in relation to development finance.

Myles’ dispute resolution work for clients includes cases involving defective works, payment issues, traditional construction time and money disputes, and health and safety compliance issues. He also frequently advises on cases involving construction insolvency and insurance issues.

Having acted for over 15 years for some of London’s leading developers, he has worked extensively on some of the most substantial UK commercial and residential developments.

Myles’ clients include substantial developers, property investors, development funders, contractors and professional consultants.

Career

Having previously worked as part of the in-house counsel for Canary Wharf Group PLC’s construction group, he joined Joelson in January 2017.

Member

The Society of Construction Law and The Law Society.

Education

Merchant Taylors School; Kings College London.

Leisure

Myles likes nothing more than to go to the gym to work out or he can be found delving into a good book. He is also passionate about skiing and takes whatever opportunity he can to hit the slopes.


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Joelson's 'response times are extremely good and business acumen and industry knowledge are very impressive'. The practice's contentious expertise includes corporate and commercial disputes, professional negligence, shareholder issues, IP matters, insolvency, property claims, and contentious construction. Jo Gregory is 'a stellar partner with incredible client-handling skills'. Other experienced litigators include Niall McCann and Myles Levy.

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London: Real estate

Commercial property

Within: Commercial property

The team at Joelson 'works tirelessly for its clients' and 'always provides thorough advice within impressive timeframes'. Headed by Myles Levy, the department is especially acting in the London leasing space, where it is instructed by high-profile restaurant operators and various other corporate occupiers. David Merson is also recommended. Key clients include Regus Managed Office Solutions and Remedy Bars, which the team assisted with a lease of a Soho premises. Further, the firm has invested heavily in its property department, having recently brought on four new solicitors including associates Tegan Cummins and Kerry Coleman, who joined from DLA Piper and Ashley Wilson Solicitors respectively. Laura Bushaway left for Bircham Dyson Bell.

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