Expert Construction Law Firm in Belfast

Cleaver Fulton Rankin is an expert construction law firm based in Belfast, Northern Ireland. 

Our expert construction law solicitors are involved in some of the most significant construction projects across Northern Ireland as well as the UK, both in the private and public sectors.

How can a Construction Law Firm help you? 

Whether you are an employer, developer, contractor, or funder involved in a construction project, you need documents that reflect your risk profile, protect your interests and promote collaborative working and project delivery.

Drafting those agreements and implementing the rights and obligations under them becomes key to avoiding, managing and resolving disputes successfully.

As a construction law firm, we act for a full range of clients including local authorities and councils, developers, funders, institutional investors, forward funding purchasers and tenants as well as the full array of construction industry players from contractors and sub-contractors to professional consultants.

In addition to our core construction team, our wider team also includes experts in the fields of environment & planning, procurement, development finance, facilities management and dispute resolution, allowing us to provide a full sector-based seamless service throughout and beyond the development lifecycle, from planning and procurement to operation and maintenance.

Our construction law team advise on the full range of construction project documentation, including:

  • Building contracts (including Main Contracts and Sub-Contracts)
  • Collateral Warranties
  • Professional appointments
  • Standard forms of contract including NEC3 & 4, JCT, FIDIC, IChemE, IMechE and FIDIC
  • Bespoke forms of contract
  • Project Bank Account documentation and Escrow Agreements
  • Bonds and Parent Company Guarantees

Our construction lawyers are members of key bodies such as the Society of Construction Law (SCL), the Association of Project Management (APM), the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), the Adjudication Society and the Technology and Construction Solicitors Association (TeCSA). We regularly speak at conferences and regularly provide training to clients to keep them abreast of the latest developments in the construction industry. If this is something you’d be interested in, feel free to get in touch.

How can we help you?


Call us on the Belfast number below or send us a message and one of our team will be in touch.

028 9024 3141
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Key Contacts


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Patrick Fleming

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Anna McClimonds

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Our clients tell it best.

  • The Legal 500 UK

    ‘CFR deliver high quality strategic advice at all stages of the construction cycle, from project inception right through to final account and operation of an asset. Their team is (by local standards) young, extremely motivated and led by some of the best local lawyers in the business.’

  • Chambers and Partners

    ‘Patrick is a very calming presence – when he speaks, he speaks knowledgeably and succinctly in order to provide us with a clear route of action.’

  • The Legal 500 UK

    ‘Their extensive knowledge of the construction market has been invaluable to us as an organisation. Their procurement expertise is of the highest calibre, they keep themselves up to date with case law and are then able to provide up to date advice based on same and pertinent to the case they are advising on.’

Key Contacts


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Patrick Fleming

Director

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Anna McClimonds

Associate Director

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How can we help you?


Call us on the Belfast number below or send us a message and one of our team will be in touch.

028 9024 3141
Send us a Message

How can we help you?


Contact
GDPR Compliance *