Graeme Barton


Graeme uses his experience across a wide range of sectors within the construction industry to develop innovative bespoke solutions to client needs. His clients enjoy commercial practical advice and whole life support throughout their projects.

Graeme has a client base which covers developers, sponsors, contractors, funders and public sector bodies.

He advises on domestic and international engineering, construction and infrastructure projects across all sectors including energy and renewables, education, waste, transport and accommodation. His energy practice includes energy from waste, solar, district energy schemes and advising on the incorporation of new clean technologies into existing projects. Graeme provides clients with whole life support from the initial bid strategy and procurement stage through to the construction and operational phases of a project.

Graeme regularly works with clients on real estate development and investment projects to create innovative bespoke contractual solutions tailored to the complexities of the project and its funding structure. He also works with JCT, NEC, FIDIC, MF/1, IChemE, RIBA, ACE and RICS standard forms of construction contract and appointment. He has a particular interest in the hotels and leisure sector and in advising inward investors into the UK on structuring development and forward funding arrangements.

He also advises public and private sector bodies on procurement of public sector contracts.

Graeme Barton is our main contact – we have confidence in him, and in the system we have set up to provide for responses to meet the timing required for returning tenders.

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