Manus Quigg > Brodies LLP > Glasgow, Scotland > Lawyer Profile
Brodies LLP Offices
110 QUEEN STREET
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Construction and engineering/litigation/professional negligence.
Manus is dual qualified in England and Wales, and Scotland and specialises in construction law. He works on both sides of the border and has particular experience in advising clients on, and resolving construction disputes, whether by utilising the formal process of litigation, arbitration or adjudication, or through the increasingly popular alternative dispute resolution methods. He advises a range of developers, contractors, construction professionals and their insurers on construction issues, and believes in adopting a commercial approach to find the most cost-effective resolution to problems geared to suit each individual client’s requirements.
Trained Bevan Ashford Solicitors, Bristol; qualified 2001 (England and Wales), 2003 (Scotland); Maclay Murray & Spens; Anderson Strathern; Bishops 2005 (taken over by Brodies in 2006); partner Brodies LLP 2010.
Society of Construction Law; The Adjudication Society; The Chartered Insurance Institute.
Saint Patrick’s College, Northern Ireland; University of Ulster (1991 BSc Hons Environmental Health); University of the West of England (1997 postgraduate diploma Law); Strathclyde University (1999 postgraduate diploma Legal Practice); Law Society of Scotland Intra UK Transfer Test (2003).
Football, running, cycling.
Lawyer Rankings(Leading individuals)
Acting for a wide range of blue-chip clients, developers, contractors and public bodies, Brodies LLP is a regular fixture on key construction projects, including associated transactions, and is equally well versed in handling contentious work. Manus Quigg, David Arnott and team co-head Louise Shiels are key contacts for the latter, while Alistair Mclean heads up the non-contentious construction group. Christopher Duff made partner in May 2019 and has a specialism in construction and engineering disputes.
Top Tier Firm Rankings
- Private client > Agriculture and estates
- Finance > Banking and finance
- Private client > Charities and not-for-profit
- Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation
- Real estate > Commercial property: Edinburgh and Glasgow
- Real estate > Commercial property: elsewhere in Scotland
- Real estate > Construction
- Private client > Contentious trusts and probate
- Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Edinburgh and Glasgow
- Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: elsewhere in Scotland
- Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax
- Crime, fraud and licensing > Crime: fraud
- Dispute resolution > Debt recovery
- Public sector > Education
- Employment > Employment
- Corporate and commercial > EU and competition
- Private client > Family
- TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Intellectual property
- Public sector > Local government
- TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Media and entertainment
- Insurance > Medical negligence: defender
- Projects, energy and natural resources > Oil and gas
- Public sector > Parliamentary and public affairs
- Insurance > Personal injury: defender
- Private client > Personal tax, trusts and executries
- Real estate > Planning
- Insurance > Professional negligence
- Real estate > Property litigation
- Projects, energy and natural resources > Energy (excluding oil and gas)
- Real estate > Environment
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- Finance > Investment funds
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