Our Work: Adjudication
changed the way in which the construction industry deals with its disputes.
The ever increasing number of contested decisions and the resulting
judgments handed down by the courts require a thorough understanding of the
In reality, however, many firms have limited experience of adjudication and
do not have the in-house knowledge to enable them to mount - or defend - an
adjudication effectively. This is a dangerous position to be in -
particularly if you are on the receiving end of a referral notice and have
only a matter of days in which to assemble your defence.
We have been involved in a great many adjudications and are highly
experienced in the procedures, the tactics, and the law of adjudication.
Matthew Bastone is a practicing adjudicator on the panels of the RICS, the
RIBA, the CIArb and CEDR and has been nominated on more than 290 occasions
We have extensive experience acting as party representative and expert
witness in adjudication proceedings. If you are facing up to the prospect of
adjudication, whether as Claimant or Respondent, we can help:
- by providing you with impartial advice as
to how to proceed and the likelihood of success
- by ensuring that you present your case
effectively, with properly prepared documentation and a professionally
pleaded case, avoiding the many pitfalls which beset the unwary
- by providing an in-house half-day training
workshop for your staff to familiarise them with the law and procedures of