Harry Smith > Chambers of Marcus Taverner QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Marcus Taverner QC
Keating Chambers
15 ESSEX STREET
LONDON
WC2R 3AA
England

Position

Harry has a broad and busy commercial practice and undertakes work principally in the fields of construction and engineering, procurement, professional negligence, utilities, and insurance. In addition to a substantial amount of work in the High Court (Technology and Construction Court and Commercial Court) and the County Court, both led and unled, Harry frequently acts in arbitrations (international and domestic) and adjudications, and has experience of mediation, expert determination and various forms of settlement negotiations. Harry has worked on a large number of cases involving standard form contracts including the JCT, RIBA and NEC forms. Harry is a contributor to Keating on Construction Contracts (10th edition, 2016), and to the looseleaf Keating on JCT Contracts.

Career

Called to the Bar (2014); Pupil, Keating Chambers (2014 – 2015); Tenant, Keating Chambers (2015).

Memberships

SCL; TECBAR; Procurement Lawyers’ Association

Education

University of Warwick, Law LLB (First Class); City University, Bar Professional Training Course.

Leisure

In his spare time Harry enjoys playing the piano and skiing.