Technology & Construction

LATEST NEWS - The CDM Regulations 2015: changes and impact

30th June 2015

The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 came into force on 6 April 2015. In this note Seb Oram briefly outlines the new Regulations, and ... read more

Technology & Construction

Chambers & Partners UK: Commercial Dispute Resolution - South Eastern – Band 1

The commercial disputes team at 3PB has a strong reputation across a range of areas, including commercial property transactions, professional negligence, construction and insolvency.

Client service: “I have found that the 3PB clerks are very responsive and they have always found a barrister to assist me when the matter is urgent.”
Chambers & Partners UK Bar Guide 2014

Legal 500 Bar Directory – Rankings For 2014 Recommendations and Quotes


Stuart Kennedy - 3PB ‘A keen knowledgeable barrister.’

Ranked as a leading set Tier 2 in the Western Circuit

3PB acts for organisations across the construction and engineering sector on various domestic and international issues. Construction-related professional negligence is a growing area in chambers.

Paul Newman - 3PB ‘He is very personable and always understands what is required from him.’
Graeme Sampson - 3PB ‘He has expertise in a wide range of building and engineering disputes.’

Members of the technology and construction group practise in the fields of law which in the High Court are assigned to the Technology and Construction Court. Of course, we also undertake cases in the County Court and appeal courts and in arbitration, adjudication and mediation. Our expertise covers such areas as:

  • Building and engineering
  • Adjudication under the HGCRA 1996
  • Industrial processes
  • Negligence of professionals such as Architects and Engineers
  • Computers and information technology
  • The Internet
  • Commercial disputes involving complex technical issues

Our group includes experienced arbitrators and adjudicators as well as advocates. Many of us have had relevant commercial experience before coming to the Bar. The group gives seminars from time to time on topics of current interest and several of the members regularly publish articles. See the news pages for details.

Client Testimonials

The staff … “continue to be helpful and cheery and the Practice Group Director, Steve Evers, has been doing a sterling job running this team for many years. He is on the ball and understands the industry”. (Instructing solicitor)