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Construction and engineering

Lodders’ experienced construction and engineering team offers a proactive, hands-on service, with significant experience across all areas of construction law. We advise commercial, industrial, and residential developers, property investors, and owner-occupiers, providing them with the knowledge and confidence to move forward with their plans in a timely and efficient manner.

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Led by Heidi Brennan, Lodders’ construction and engineering team has significant experience in advising developers, funders, contractors and sub-contractors, and of working with organisations in the retail, automotive, care home and leisure sectors.

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Case Studies

Lodders advises Stoford on former Typhoo Tea factory

The former Typhoo Tea factory in Digbeth is set to become the BBC’s new Birmingham headquarters.

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The plan of the Weedon Bec site, Northamptonshire.
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Lodders advises on multi-million pound land sale

Lodders assisted with the sale of two prime development sites.

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CGI of Harlequin Office Park at Emersons Green, Bristol, reproduced courtesy of Hinton Group.
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Lodders completes £22m deal for Hinton Group

Lodders’ Real Estate group has advised commercial property developer Hinton Group.

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James Mottram, Lodders Solicitors, Partner, Real Estate Law, Stratford upon Avon
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Housebuilder advised on housing development

Keon Homes has secured planning permission for 87-unit development in Coventry

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Lauren Pearson, Lodders Solicitors, Real Eastate, Stratford upon Avon
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Housing developer advised on Worcestershire homes

Lauren Pearson acted for Deeley Homes in the legal aspects of the transaction

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construction and engineering team

Meet our construction and engineering specialists:

Heidi Brennan, Lodders Solicitors, Real Estate Law Solicitor, Partner, Stratford upon Avon, Birmingham

Heidi Brennan


Head of Lodders' Construction and Engineering team

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Kate Woodhall, Lodders Solicitors LLP, Birmingham, Warwickshire

Kate Woodhall


Construction law specialist

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Lodders construction law team can advise throughout the life cycle of the project, and has significant experience advising on procurement, contract strategy, risk allocation, contract drafting and negotiation.

Our expert solicitors have extensive knowledge of advising developers, funders, contractors, sub-contractors, retailers, hotel operators, care home providers and other end users across a wide range of construction law.

This service can sought by anyone who requires advice about construction law or have a concern relating to existing or planned building works.

The Construction team is led by Real Estate partner Heidi Brennan, a construction law expert with over 14 years’ experience advising clients on all major forms of construction, engineering and demolition contracts.

Heidi is lead construction advisor for several prominent commercial developers involved in high value, and often complex forward funded projects. With an in-depth knowledge of development risk and a pro-active, hands-on approach, her clients find her support invaluable.

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