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Construction Programmes

At Hay & Kilner we have one of the leading Construction teams in Newcastle upon Tyne. We are experienced solicitors who provide advice on the full spectrum of construction issues.

We work closely with our clients, helping you to prevent or overcome any construction matter that you are faced with. We provide practical and commercial advice based on many years’ experience. Independently researched legal guide, Chambers UK, say that Jan Rzedzian provides “very efficient, prompt, articulate and specific” advice as part of his construction law practice. One client enthuses that “he is extremely personable and able to put clients at their ease.” Chambers UK also highlights our construction team’s delivery of ‘superb advice’ and singles out ‘user-friendly lawyer’Graham Sutton for his ‘inside-out’ knowledge, placing him in a position whereby he can ‘tie the other side in knots’.

The team is highly experienced in all areas of building and engineering matters and related professional indemnity issues, ranging from heavy weight disputes to advice and drafting in relation to standard forms of contract, professional advisers’ terms of engagement and development agreements.

Our dedicated team offer advice on all construction matters including:

  • Arbitration
  • Adjudication
  • ADR
  • Building & Engineering matters
  • Contract documentation
  • Collateral warranties
  • Development agreements
  • Professional advisers’ agreements
  • Professional negligence

We have the expertise to resolve issues in the appropriate forum, whether that is in the Technology and Construction Court or by way of arbitration, adjudication, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) or other method of resolving disputes.

Members of the Federation of Master Builders receive a free half hour consultation.

For further information or advice, please contact Jan Rzedzian.

  • "Very efficient, prompt, articulate and specific" advice as part of his construction law practice. One client enthuses that "he is extremely personable and able to put clients at their ease."

    - Client of Jan Rzedzian

  • "It is refreshing to be able to approach a firm of solicitors for the first time and speak to people who genuinely care and provide excellent advice. Everyone at the firm was friendly and approachable."

    - Client of our Construction Team

  • "Graham Sutton is able to quickly identify the core problem and explain and dispense excellent legal advice."

    - Chambers & Partners

  • "Jan Rzedzian provides very efficient, prompt, articulate and specific advice as part of his contentious construction law practice."

    - Chambers & Partners

  • "We would like to thank both Graham and Jan for guiding us through a very stressful time. We have no doubt that without their help and support things would have been very different."

    - Client of our Construction Team

  • "Recent work for Hay & Kilner includes acting in a claim arising out of a sub-contract for maintenance replacement works, with Graham Sutton leading the advice. Martin Soloman heads the team."

    - Legal 500

  • "Thank you for the service rendered and thank you for your valuable input in this case. We have enjoyed working with you and will not hesitate to contact you again if we are in need of your service."

    - Client of our Construction team