Infrastructure and Construction Disputes
Our firm has one of the most well established Projects, Engineering, Infrastructure and Construction Dispute practices in Sri Lanka. Our work commonly includes contract interpretation, project-related legal risk management, dispute avoidance, as well as management and resolution techniques. Over the years we have built a top client base of government entities, global contractors, leading international consultancies and major developers.
Our industry knowledge in engineering and construction projects includes:
- Civil engineering, including major infrastructure projects encompassing roads, airports, rail and bridges
- Process plants
- Energy-related facilities, including the construction of power plants, projects and facilities
- Project finance work, particularly Public Finance Initiative/Public Private Partnership projects
- Construction works, including office, condominium, retail and warehousing development, demolition, new building construction, and refurbishment.
We have a well seasoned, experienced and efficient team dedicated to transactions and dispute resolution. Our involvement starts from the very onset of the proposal and contract-drafting phases through to dispute advice, resolution and enforcement. We regularly provide such assistance to companies involved in the largest and most multifaceted construction projects in Sri Lanka.
We provide support when disputes go to arbitration, even in the most commercially sensitive situations.