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Cardium Law Limited

Tallis House
2 Tallis Street
Contact Person: Chris MacQueen
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Phone: 020 7101 4888 / 075 5382 4127
Occupation: Construction Law

Our team works on all aspects of the construction process from the formation of the joint venture agreement or development contract, right through to the sale and site exit. We pride ourselves on our deep understanding of our Clients’ businesses and the long relationships which we build in the market.

Our experience does not end at Practical Completion, with our Real Estate Team priding themselves on assisting with both contentious issues (easements, covenant breaches, non-payment of rent) and the drafting of leases and licences of alteration. As our Clients’ interests morph we adapt to be there every stage of the way.

Examples of work that we undertake include:

  • Joint Venture Agreements
  • Advice on Procurement
  • Adjudication on issues ranging from payment to variation and loss & expense
  • Claims Against Professional Advisors (e.g. architects, project managers and surveyors)
  • Contract Termination
  • Latent Defect Claims
  • Enforcement, retention of title and possession claims
  • Possession, forfeiture and eviction claims (commercial and residential)
  • Rent dispute and arrears claims
  • Covenants and easements (creation, enforcement and removal)
  • Property damage (defence and recoveries against third parties)
  • Disputes between lenders and borrowers, including repossession and enforcement claims

Chris MacQueen

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+44 (0)75 5382 4127

Director, Head of Construction and Engineering and Head of the Transatlantic Desk, Christopher MacQueen joined Cardium Law in 2019 following an 11 year career at a number of well-known City of London law firms where he built up a particular specialism in complex construction, property damage, professional negligence and commercial litigation. Clients include a range of large and small corporations, and high net individuals.

Recent experience includes:

  • Acting for high net worth individuals in a claim against their project manager and quantity surveyor following significant cost and time overrun on the building of their dream home.
  • Acting for a developer and a main contractor in a claim against a contract administrator following extended remedial work to a landmark development in the Westend of London.
  • Acting for private investors to recoup their investment in a financial start-up following a prolonged dispute with management.
  • Acting for a nursing home in a product liability claim against a well-known manufacturer following a fire which caused significant property damage.
  • A range of construction adjudications acting on behalf of contractors, developers and employers.

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