Alison is a highly experienced projects and construction solicitor who has over 12 years’ experience (in Ireland and internationally) acting for developers, employers, banks, state bodies and contractors on large and complex building and engineering projects. In addition to bespoke forms of contract, Alison advises on all industry standard contracts including NEC, FIDIC, RIAI, JCT and IEI.
Alison provides clients with practical and commercially focused advice. She is experienced in advising tier one clients on forward-funding development arrangements and has negotiated and drafted development finance agreements for some of Ireland’s largest owners and developers, along with all related documents such as building contracts, consultants’ appointments, bonds and health and safety documentation.
Alison also advises clients in respect of any contractual claims which may arise during construction. Prior to joining RDJ, she spent over 2 years as the inhouse legal advisor to an international contractor advising on all aspects of its NEC3 contract.