Richard Bailey has been appointed President of the European Society of Construction Law (ESCL)

Richard Bailey, Partner at Goodman Derrick LLP, present Chairman of the Society of Construction Law UK became President of the European Society of Construction Law (ESCL) on Saturday 11 October 2014 in Milan.  

The purpose of the ESCL is to further the knowledge, training and education in construction law throughout Europe and beyond.  

The ESCL is the umbrella body for all Construction Law Societies across Europe of which the SCL UK is a member. Goodman Derrick is a member of the Legal Netlink Alliance (LNA) and it has a working relationship with a number of law firms in Europe in particular Goodman Derrick is a founder member of the LNA Construction Law Group.  

Richard commented: “I am extremely honoured to take on the role of President and look forward to working with our European Partners to further the goals of the ESCL.”


Useful Links

Goodman Derrick, Construction - www.gdlaw.co.uk/site/services/business_sectors/construction/

Richard Bailey - www.gdlaw.co.uk/site/people/profile/rbailey

European Society of Construction Law - www.escl.org

Society of Construction Law UK - www.scl.org.uk

Legal Netlink Alliance - www.legalnetlink.net

If you require any further information please contact:

John Wright, Head of Construction, Goodman Derrick at jwright@gdlaw.co.uk or on +44 (0)20 7404 0606

James Caulfield, Head of Business Development, Goodman Derrick at jcaulfield@gdlaw.co.uk or on +44 (0)7815 846 124
 


Notes to editors:

  • Goodman Derrick has a strong cross-departmental construction group providing contentious and non-contentious services to property owners, developers, contractors and consultants

  • We provide a seamless construction service for each project working with our clients to achieve agreed objectives

  • A firm of 30 experienced partners managing a team of 90, organised into specialist practices and sector groups

  • Adviser to FTSE-listed, national and international businesses, including many household names

  • In the last 5 years, consolidating the firm’s success, 8 new partner hires (plus assistants) and growing rapidly in reputation and profile.

  • Recognised as leading lawyers by the independent guides to the legal profession, Chambers & Partners and Legal 500

  • “The kind of firm that gains your trust and never loses it” -Chambers and Partners Guide to the Legal Profession

  • A member of the worldwide Legal Netlink Association, a network of independent law firms



If you require further information please contact:

John Wright, Head of Construction, Goodman Derrick at jwright@gdlaw.co.uk or on +44 (0)20 7404 0606