Martin Scott

  • Partner
  • Head of Construction & Engineering
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Martin is the Head of Construction & Engineering and has significant and extensive experience in dealing with high profile construction and engineering disputes, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, major case group actions and fraud.

Martin has been involved in many cases in the High Court and the Court of Appeal that have been reported and a number of those have been run under conditional or discounted fee agreements. Cases include: Ltd v Cooper [2008] EWHC 2198 (Ch) [2008] B.C.C. 877, v Cooper [2011] EWHC 902 (Ch), Kubik v Addleshaw Goddard LLP (unreported). For a full list of Martin’s trial experience and reported cases please click here.

Martin also has a great deal of experience of adjudications and also of mediation.

In the latest Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession Martin “is recommended for his handling of complex construction disputes” and described as “extremely competent and displays great skills and determination in pressing forward claims, which are sometimes difficult and complex”.

Endorsed by ‘The Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom’ directory for Construction law.

In their words

"I have had a varied and exciting career, having been involved in some very important and high profile cases over the last 25 years. My priority is always to obtain a successful outcome for the client and in doing so I endeavour to make the right strategic decisions on the law and the facts at as early a stage as possible so ensuring that a case has the best possible chance of a successful outcome right from the start. I have a very strong work ethic and work hard with my team and my client to get results."

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