Vivien is a senior associate who specialises in dispute resolution in the construction and engineering sectors.
She has wide experience of litigations at the Court of Session in Edinburgh (ordinary, commercial and on appeal) and the Technology & Construction Court in London. Vivien regularly acts for clients both pursuing and defending claims at adjudication and arbitration. She also advises on the scope for utilising alternative forms of dispute resolution, such as mediation. Vivien has been increasingly involved in advising clients on risk management and strategic dispute avoidance. She has particular experience of advising on supply chain insolvency risks.Vivien has spent 6 months on secondment to a large building contractor, where she was involved in both procurement and disputes work. Vivien has working knowledge of the challenges and risks facing clients in the sector.
Simon has a broad range of commercial property experience, but specialises in the property finance, investment acquisitions and disposals, landlord and tenant, and energy sectors.
Head of Knowledge
Tim is the firm’s Head of Knowledge. He develops and implements our knowledge strategy to support the firm’s business strategy. He also works direct with clients to help support their knowledge needs.