Expertise

Keith is a specialist construction and engineering lawyer. He has extensive experience of acting for employers and developers, as well as for funders and end users on a variety of developments. Keith has acted on a number of residential, PRS, hotel and mixed-use schemes. Notable clients include Travelodge, Primark, Aberdeen Asset Management and Nationwide Building Society. 

Recent experience includes:

  • Acting for Travelodge Hotels Limited on the development and acquisition of a number of sites, negotiating building contracts and associated construction documents;
  • Acting for a multi-national food processing company in relation to the development of a new factory utilising the construction management procurement method;
  • Acting for a leading drinks company on the development of their bottling plants;
  • Acting for the developer on the construction of a mixed-use, multi-phase development;
  • Acting for funders on the financing & refinancing of developments using a range of procurement methods;
  • Acting for a major retailer on the development of their new headquarters;
  • Preparing suites of precedent construction documents for a range of clients.
Year qualified
  • 2010
Education
  • University of Aberdeen (MA Hons English Literature)
  • Nottingham Law School (LLB)
  • Leeds Metropolitan University (MSc Construction Law)