Construction, Building & Civil Engineering

Building & Construction Contracts

Navigating the complexities of construction contracts and project documents.
Our HK Law team of experienced lawyers specialise in creating and advising on contract documents that are essential for your large scale or small projects.

Why seek legal advice

Navigating the complexities of construction contracts and project documents is crucial. At HK Law, we simplify this process and help you achieve your objectives. Here’s why you should choose us:

  • Tailored Contracts: We draft bespoke and standard form contracts
  • Expert Guidance: Access our niche expertise in construction law
  • Risk Mitigation: Protect your interests with robust drafting and advice
  • Legal Compliance: Ensure contract documents align with relevant laws and industry standards
  • Transparent Agreements: Avoid surprises, understand your obligations
  • Residential and Commercial: We cater to both individual homeowners and businesses
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Why choose HK Law?

Choose HK Law for your building contract requirements and access our wealth of expertise, ensuring that your contracts meet the required standards.

  • Specialist Expertise: Our niche focus sets us apart from our competitors. We excel in creating construction contract documents that safeguard your interests.
  • Client-Centric Approach: We understand your unique needs. Our advice empowers you to make informed decisions.
  • Dedicated Team: We take the weight off your shoulders. Your contract documents are in expert hands.
  • Inclusive Services: Serving both residential and commercial clients. Comprehensive support for all.
  • Results-Driven: Our commitment to achieving the best possible outcomes. We work tirelessly for your success in every project.
Michelle Dixon HK Law

Your questions answered

Michelle Dixon, Partner & Head of Construction Law
  • What type of construction contracts do you draft and advise on?
    We draft and advise on a wide range of documents, from bespoke contracts to industry standard form e.g. JCT suite contracts, and terms and conditions, warranties and guarantees, professional consultant appointments, licences and more.
  • How can you protect my interests?
    Our documents are meticulously drafted to outline obligations, rights, and risk allocation, ensuring your interests are safeguarded.
  • Can you assist with residential construction contracts?
    Absolutely, we cater to both residential and commercial clients, offering tailored solutions to meet your specific needs.
  • What is the importance of having contract documents on a project?
    Having HK Law prepare your contract packages enables clarity, reduces disputes and protect your investments, ensuring a smooth construction process.
  • How do you ensure contracts comply with relevant laws?
    Our team stay updated with construction laws and standards, ensuring your contracts align with the latest legal requirements.
  • Do you provide ongoing contract support?
    Yes, we offer continuous support throughout the contract lifecycle, from drafting to dispute resolution, if necessary. We also assist you in the appointment of other professionals you may need e.g. a surveyor.
  • Can you help with disputes arising from poorly drafted contracts?
    We have extensive experience in resolving contract disputes, including those resulting from inadequately drafted contracts.
  • How do I initiate the contract drafting process with HK Law?
    Contact us to discuss your contract needs, and we'll tailor our services to suit your requirements, ensuring you have contract documents that work for you.

By Darren Francis, Associate Solicitor

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