Lindy Patterson QC heads up a team of construction and energy dispute lawyers.
She acts as arbitrator and adjudicator as well as dispute board chair in both international and domestic contracts. She is a partner in the law firm Dundas & Wilson, and became one of few solicitor advocate QCs in 2010.
The bill aims to help firms hit by the pandemic but will permanently change how contracts work
As site shutdowns loom amid coronavirus measures, what is the legal position for those whose project never restarts?
What does it mean if a contract is classified as a relational contract? And how does this relate to a duty of good faith?
Lindy Patterson reviews the lessons of a recent case