Ms Sally Davies > Mayer Brown International LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Mayer Brown International LLP
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Work Department

Construction and Engineering


Sally Davies is the Senior Partner in Mayer Brown’s London office. She has extensive experience in the litigation, arbitration (domestic and international LCIA, ICC,UNCITRAL), mediation and adjudication of construction industry disputes. She advises owners, contractors, engineers and consultants, subcontractors and suppliers, as well as professionals and insurers, on all aspects of construction and engineering law. She has resolved such disputes involving airports, sports stadia, harbour facilities, nuclear facilities, waste water treatment plants, LNG plants, motorways, mines, roads, bridges, cranes and railways, dams, office facilities, distribution centres and water treatment facilities as well as traditional construction projects.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Insurance > Professional negligence

(Leading individuals)

Sally DaviesMayer Brown International LLP

Mayer Brown International LLP advises clients on a range of professional negligence claims against them, including members of the construction sector, major law firms and barristers, accountancy firms and real estate organisations. The team handles both national and international mandates, and has particular expertise in the construction sector. It has conducted litigation in a variety of court settings, including the High Court, the Court of Appeal, the Lands Tribunal, the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal, and the Supreme Court. The team is led by Michael Regan, who strengths lie in construction and engineering, and Jim Oulton, who is well-regarded for his work for insolvency practitioners, accountants and auditors. Former co-head William Glassey left for Herbert Smith Freehills LLP in mid-2021. London managing partner Sally Davies is also a name to note.

London > Real estate > Construction: contentious

Second to none in UK construction law‘, Mayer Brown International LLP offers its range of global clients, which includes purchasers, governments and a number of key contractors and suppliers, significant expertise with international arbitration. It also is known for acting in professional negligence-related matters on behalf of both insurers and the insured. Michael Regan leads the London construction group and is known for his work in arbitrations involving large energy and infrastructure projects. Sally Davies is also well regarded, leading the firm’s professional indemnity team and acting on many insurance-related cases. Jonathan Stone, Jonathan Hosie and Kwadwo Sarkodie are experienced in professional indemnity matters, high-value arbitration and matters based in Africa, respectively. James Morris is also a key contact at partner level.