Construction Solicitors in Essex & Suffolk

Ellisons’ Construction and Regulatory division works closely with both our Dispute Resolution and Commercial Property teams, to offer a fully integrated development and dispute resolution service.


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Ian Seeley

Partner, Solicitor

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Experienced Construction Law Solicitors reducing risk and reacting to problems

We understand that construction and development is a complicated, high-risk business, and that things go awry from time-to-time.  Our Construction Solicitors handle both the technicalities of the issues faced by all parties in the construction and development sector; and the commercial imperatives of early intervention where possible, and decisive action where necessary.  Working for developers, main contractors, sub-contractors and consultants, we can assist in reducing risk and reacting to problems.

Our Construction Law Solicitors have significant regulatory experience and are therefore able to assist in dealing with the regulatory issues that crop up on developments occasionally, whether that be an HSE investigation (following either an incident or a routine inspection); or intervention from other regulatory bodies including local authorities.




26th February 2024

Mistry and Ors v Wallace Estates Limited – remediation orders and a question of relevant defects         

 Case law is now starting to trickle through and currently, in the spotlight, are the First-tier Tribunal (FTT) cases concerning

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23rd February 2024

Van Herpen v Green and Green – The provision of Gas Safety Certificates and associated Building Regulations Compliance Certificates

Background – Van-Herpen v Green and Green (2023) This case concerned a claim by a landlord for possession on the

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21st February 2024

The FTT’s first decision on the identity of Accountable Persons – can a Tribunal appointed manager be an ‘Accountable Person’ under the Building Safety Act?

The Building Safety Act 2022 (BSA) is ripe for litigation in the context of both its meaning and effect. Canary

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