Angus Dawson Partner

Angus is head of the non-contentious side of our construction and engineering group. He specialises in all aspects of construction law, predominantly advising developers and institutional investors on major development projects.

Angus acts for a broad spectrum of clients including developers, funders, owner occupiers, tenants, architects and contractors. He advises on procurement strategies, building contracts, consultant appointments, warranties, third party rights, bonds and guarantees. He also advises on construction aspects of agreements for lease and development and funding agreements.

Angus is a member of the City of London Law Society Construction Committee, has an MSc in construction law and dispute resolution from Kings College and writes regularly in the RIBA Journal.

Angus is co-author for the chapter on UK construction law for the International Comparative Legal Guide to Construction & Engineering.

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"He understands the issues at a practical level and proposes solutions that are reasonable and in line with our aspirations for the project."

Chambers UK 2022

"Angus knows the market well, which gives us confidence that our negotiating positions are robust and reasonable."

Chambers UK 2022