Jonathan primarily advises clients on all aspects of non-contentious law and practice - from procurement and tendering through the drafting and negotiation of all types of construction contracts. His experience extends to a very broad range of sectors and premises in the built environment; these include retail units, shopping centres, hotels, office buildings, student accommodation, industrial premises as well as bridges, rail infrastructure, roads, renewables and water infrastructure.
In addition to having a comprehensive knowledge of industry standard building contracts such as the JCT and SBCC forms, Jonathan also has a good understanding of the NEC suite of agreements widely used in UK public sector construction procurement. He also has extensive experience of the international FIDIC contracts.
Jonathan also gives strategic advice on legal issues affecting live projects, and help clients resolve disagreements and differences.
- The Law Society of Scotland
- The Law Society
- Society of Construction Law
- "Jonathan Gaskell is very thorough and deals with complicated contracts" "A very sound and sensible lawyer" Chambers and Partners UK 2023