Oliver Pearson focuses on the resolution of disputes arising out of construction and engineering projects. He advises contractors, developers/owners and related parties on points of contractual interpretation; changes to specifications/scopes of work; design liability; delay, disruption and loss and expense; defective work; payment and final accounts; practical completion; termination; insurance; and bonds and guarantees.

Oliver’s prior experience includes acting on major projects in the energy, infrastructure, utilities, commercial property and residential sectors in the UK, Middle East, Africa and East Asia.

He has experience of successfully resolving disputes by arbitration, litigation, adjudication, mediation and negotiation. Oliver is familiar with the leading standard form construction contracts, including FIDIC, NEC, JCT and IChemE.