Digby Hebbard is a partner in the construction department at Fladgate.

He specialises in advising parties to domestic and international construction, engineering and building projects on commercial and contractual issues.

Digby’s clients include main contractors, specialist contractors, funders, developers, cultural institutions, materials suppliers and water treatment operators.

He works closely with clients through project delivery. He assists with drafting and reviewing project documentation, identifying potential risks and developing strategies to navigate through them. Where unavoidable, Digby represents clients in the formal dispute resolution avenues of adjudication, arbitration and litigation. Digby is particularly skilled at conducting dispute resolution cost-effectively.

His expertise covers a range of sectors including transport and infrastructure, traditional construction, energy, nuclear, mixed-use development, healthcare, education and heritage.

Digby is regularly asked to advise on issues such as dealing with change, payment mechanics, delay and disruption, defects and termination. He is experienced in working with all major construction and engineering contracts.

He qualified in 2001 and joined Fladgate in 2015.

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