Deka Chambers has a strong reputation in Construction. We have strength in depth and particular expertise in every aspect of a Construction dispute.

We have a practical, commercial and comprehensive knowledge of building safety issues, energy, insurance, infrastructure and engineering cases. Members of the team deal with all Construction related matters at every level of seniority and proceedings.

We are currently acting in Construction matters for a range of clients who are groups, companies, individuals, insurers, as well as local and central government. This is for both Claimants and Defendants / Respondents.

Please contact our clerks for further details of specific cases undertaken and to find out how we can assist you.

Construction Expertise

Areas of Expertise

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Adjudications and their enforcement
  • Building insurance and warranty disputes
  • Building and fire safety defect claims
  • Contractual agreement interpretation
  • Domestic & International arbitrations
  • Large residential and commercial development claims
  • Professional Indemnity actions
  • TCC interim hearings and trials

Construction Barristers

King's Counsel

John Ross KC

Call 1971 | Silk 2001

Andrew Warnock KC

Call 1993 | Silk 2012

Juniors (15 years +)

Saleem Khalid

Call 2001

Andrew Spencer

Call 2004


Kerry Nicholson

Call 2015

Daniel Searle

Call 2015

Henk Soede

Call 2019

Anirudh Mandagere

Call 2019

Thomas Clarke

Call 2022


Michael Goodridge

Director of Clerking & Business Development

Senior Clerks

Clark Chessis

Senior Clerk

David Barrow

Joint Deputy Senior Clerk

Jaime Brooks

Joint Deputy Senior Clerk

Practice Managers

Ellie Brand

Practice Manager

Phillip Austin

Practice Manager

Assistant Practice Managers

Matthew Shepherd

Assistant Practice Manager

Jamie Moylan

Assistant Practice Manager

George Housden

Assistant Practice Manager

Jay Levell

Assistant Practice Manager

Junior Clerks

Cameron Baker

Junior Clerk

Ronnie Scarlett

Ronnie Scarlett

Junior Clerk

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