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DAC Beachcroft LLP

WELBAR CENTRAL, 36 GALLOWGATE, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, NE1 4TD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0191 404 4000
Fax:
Fax 0191 404 4100
DX:
631035 NEWCASTLE U TYNE
Email:
Web:
www.dacbeachcroft.com

Warren Kemp

Tel:
Work 0191 404 4037
Email:
DAC BEACHCROFT LLP

Work Department

Construction and engineering.

Position

Warren specialises in the construction and engineering sector advising contractors, construction professionals, subcontractors, employers and institutions. Warren has extensive experience advising clients on all aspects of dispute resolution including giving strategic project advice and in pursuing/defending High Court litigation, arbitrations, adjudications and mediations. Warren is also very experienced in providing non-contentious client support including contract drafting. Warren advises domestically and internationally on commercial, public, infrastructure, oil and gas, rail, road, residential, power, health, education and defence projects.

Career

Paralegal Watson Burton LLP 1999-2000; trainee solicitor 2000-02; solicitor 2002-06; associate 2006-09; partner 2009-13; partner DAC Beachcroft LLP November 2013-present.

Member

Law Society; Society of Construction Law.

Education

LLB (Hons) – Durham University (1997); Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice – Northumbria University (1999).

Leisure

Football, rugby, reading, walking, cooking.


North: Real estate

Construction

Within: Construction

DAC Beachcroft LLP's substantial Newcastle-based construction team handles mandates at the top of the market in the North East and across the country. Particular areas of expertise include the education sector, where clients include a number of public bodies, while the group also services a number of major housebuilders and, increasingly, energy sector clients. The group is co-led by Warren Kemp, who handles contentious matters, and James Harrison, who leads the non-contentious practice. Specialising in procurement, Roddy Gordon is also recommended alongside construction and engineering disputes lawyer Stephen McLellan.

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