Keith Lonsdale

Experience

  • I am experienced in all types of construction related disputes, both in the UK and internationally, mainly acting for construction professionals and their insurers but also acting for contractors and developers.
  • In the United Kingdom I have a widespread experience in all forms of construction dispute resolution, including litigation, arbitration and adjudication. As part of the dispute resolution process, I frequently attend mediations and other forms of ADR.
  • My customers include insurers, construction professionals, brokers, contractors, developers, commercial and residential property owners.
  • I have experience in acting for design professionals in relation to a major railway infrastructure project in the United Kingdom.
  • I have also represented construction professionals in relation to defect issues concerning  multiple housing developments as well as in relation to bank monitoring schemes.
  • I have also represented construction professionals in relation to sports, residential and commercial development in UAE, Europe, south east Asia.
  • I have experience in acting for design professionals in relation to infrastructure projects in Asia Pacific and Africa.

Membership/appointments

  • Society of Construction Law
  • Member of the FIDIC Risk Management Committee

Significant reported cases

  • Deepak Fertilisers and Petrochemicals Corporation Ltd v ICI and others.
  • Benaim (UK) Ltd v Davies Middleton & Davies Ltd.
  • Liberty Syndicate Management and another v Campagna Ltd and another.

Contact Details


+44 20 7865 3354
keith.lonsdale@blmlaw.com
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Testimonials


"He is incredibly pragmatic and always with his eye on the cost-effectiveness of any advice he provides"

Chambers & Partners, 2017

"Highly regarded by insurers in finding solutions to claims against a wide range of construction and property professionals"

Legal 500 2016

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