Construction & Engineering Lawyers

In order to deliver a construction project, it is important to consider a number of legal factors. We can advise you on all the legal aspects which surround construction and engineering work, whether you are a funder, developer, employer, contractor or consultant.

We have extensive knowledge and experience in the construction sector, which means we are able to provide practical support that meets your commercial objectives. Our lawyers offer advice on matters such as:

We have also successfully advised on a range of construction and engineering projects in the UK, Europe and the Middle East, including:

  • Civil engineering
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Office developments
  • Retail
  • Logistics
  • Waste
  • Public-private partnerships
  • Energy and infrastructure
  • Leisure
  • Residential communities
  • Urban regeneration

You could also benefit from the expertise of our in-house Real Estate team, who can advise on matters such as transactional investment and development work.

We will always provide you with a seamless and efficient service, working with you throughout your project. To find out more about how we could help you, contact one of our lawyers today.

Deal or No-deal? Issues Arising for the UK Construction Industry from Brexit

In this report produced with the National Federation of Builders, we analyse the impact that Brexit will have for the UK construction injury, focussing on supply chains, labour, and contracts. 

Download the report (PDF)



In Focus

Cladding - A Way Forward

Get insight from our experts into key issues that caused the cladding crisis, how it’s affecting different groups of people, and how we can move forward towards brighter days.

Read our report

Awards & Accreditations

We’re proud of the recognition we’ve received for our business legal work. For a list of awards and accreditations, please visit our awards page.



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Testimonials & Client Feedback

We truly value the feedback we receive from both our clients and legal accreditation societies, such as The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.

"Of the firms we use we always get better service from Irwin Mitchell."

Chambers & Partners, 2022

“The team has some big hitters, all with different strengths, which makes them a formidable firm.”

Legal 500, 2022

We Work Nationally

We have offices in major cities throughout the UK and our lawyers can arrange to visit you or your business in person if necessary. We also have international capability, with global links to other legal specialists.

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Business News

Our lawyers are regularly asked to provide expert insight, advice and analysis for the national media. Take a look at the stories below to see what we’re saying, as well as some of the recent deals we have completed for our clients here in the UK and abroad.