Extensive Experience in Construction
We are experienced in advising investors, contractors and engineers on full life-cycle of construction project - from design and due diligence of selected location, zoning and urban planning, acquisition and project financing, to choosing the right type of contracts - FIDICs or tailor made, EPC, EPCM etc., structuring multi-party relations and construction disputes. We work closely with procurement and technical teams in order to ensure proper project implementation and legal and technical solutions to minimise potential risks. We regularly guide clients through cumbersome administrative, permit and zoning procedures and work with industry authorities. We regularly advise clients in public procurement proceeding focused on construction projects. Our clients also benefit from our business and strategic advice in structuring and negotiating of documents, which are tailored to the client's needs.
The construction projects we work on include retail, logistics, commercial and residential buildings, hotels, industrial plants, infrastructure, greenfield and brownfield projects. With the increase of sustainable projects, our construction experts are also focused on green mobility and development of charging infrastructure, all forms of renewable energy projects and smart buildings. We have developed strong cooperation with experts in the areas of planning, design, construction consultancy, accounting, engineering and real estate brokerage, thus enabling our clients to quickly receive any assistance needed in these areas in all jurisdiction where we are present. We implemented a wide range of new legal tools using artificial intelligence, enabling us to analyse higher volume of information and accelerate essential processes.
As the most widely used contracts for international construction, FIDIC require a strong knowledge of its obligations, rights, remedies and procedure. Our lawyers are specialised in the correct application of FIDIC contracts and its provision and will provide you with in-depth guidance on selecting, using and managing FIDIC contracts, as well as with FIDIC dispute resolution.
Our lawyers have considerable in-dept knowledge of public procurement proceedings. We advise clients in all stages of tender process, from submitting the bid to review claims and awarding the contract.
We advise banks and contractors in structuring the project financing transactions, drafting and negotiating project finance documentation, including term-sheet, loan agreements and security package documentation.
We assist investors and developers in obtaining environmental, construction and use permits, approvals, consents and other documents required for the successful completion of a project. We regularly guide clients through administrative, planning and zoning procedures as efficiently as possible, as well as through potential civil initiative’s or non-governmental organizations’ claims.
Our construction lawyers advise on domestic and international claims of varying degrees of complexity. We advise on a diverse range of construction disputes, including delay/disruption claims, contractual penalties and improper performance claims, valuation and payment claims, projects disputes and many more