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Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
The Spark, Draymans Way
Newcastle Helix

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Partner specialising in transactional construction and engineering matters. Experience includes real estate development, site remediation, social housing, energy and infrastructure but primary focus on education, health and local government regeneration projects. Considerable experience of major capital projects such as PFI/PPP, Building Schools for the Future/Priority Schools Building Programme and NHS LIFT schemes.


Trained Dickinson Dees 2000-2002; solicitor Dickinson Dees (and Bond Dickinson on merger) 2002-16; partner Bond Dickinson 2016; partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP on combination 2017.


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North > Real estate > Construction

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Ian AtkinsonWomble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Praised for its ‘unrivalled knowledge and experience’, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP handles a broad spectrum of projects and disputes at a national level, acting for key clients across the construction, real estate, chemical, energy and public sectors including the Department for Education, B&Q, Bellway and the Department for Transport. Simon Lewis is also recognised for his expertise in modern methods of construction and building information modelling (BIM) work. Other key names include practice head Simon Rowland, who handles transactional issues; Ian Atkinson, who focuses on infrastructure projects; and associate Helen Coxon, who supports on non-contentious mandates.