isurv authors - Ho, Francis

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Francis Ho
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Partner, Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP
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Francis contributes to Alliancing contracts in isurv Infrastructure.


Francis Ho FCIOB is a Partner at Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP. He advises on construction and engineering projects and has significant experience advising on PPPs, alliancing and partnering contracts, hospitals, urban regeneration, universities, skyscrapers, shopping centres, upscale hotels and leisure facilities, renewables and other power projects and infrastructure using a wide variety of procurement strategies both in the UK and internationally.

In addition, he has substantial expertise in sustainable development and sits on the Construction Industry Council's Green Construction Panel and on the City of London Law Society's Construction Law Committee (where he serves as Vice-Chair). Francis is a seasoned public speaker and a columnist for Building magazine. He is the editor of Construction and Engineering Precedents, a leading construction law textbook published by Sweet & Maxwell.

He co-authored the Chartered Institute of Building's Time and Cost Management Contract 2015 and its predecessor, the Complex Projects Contract 2013.

Company biography

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP is a leading law firm headquartered in the City of London. The firm has several multi-disciplinary teams concentrating on a variety of industry sectors, including technology, life sciences, construction, education, social housing, retail and international wealth. The firm's roots date back 300 years. Penningtons Manches is a member of Multilaw and the European Law Group, networks with representatives in over 70 countries.