isurv authors - Worthington, James

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James Worthington
Job title and company
Solicitor, Charles Russell Speechlys
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James Worthington is a construction lawyer with experience in both contentious and non-contentious work in respect of a large range of construction and engineering projects.

He has advised developers and contractors on all types of construction documentation including domestic and international standard forms of building contract. His contentious experience includes advising on a wide range of disputes in different dispute resolution forums, including mediation, adjudication, arbitration and litigation.

James joined Speechly Bircham in June 2009 when it merged with Campbell Hooper Solicitors LLP, with whom he joined as a newly qualified solicitor in September 2007. James trained at Geldards LLP, Nottingham.

Company biography

Speechly Bircham is a full service law firm with over 200 lawyers, headquartered in London, as well as offices in Paris, Luxembourg and Switzerland.

Speechly Bircham's construction and engineering team is one of the largest and most experienced in the UK. Clients praise their understanding of what they want as a business and for giving 'very good, sensible, commercial advice' (Chambers UK 2014), whilst maintaining 'good value for money and a flexible approach' (Chambers UK 2013). Experience extends to the development, regeneration, infrastructure, energy including nuclear, building and marine markets. Speechly Bircham’s construction & engineering team represent developers, major contractors, specialist subcontractors, engineers and consultants providing advice on procurement strategy, contract selection and claims/disputes avoidance, working regularly with industry standard and bespoke forms of contract.