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Joanne McGilloway

Senior Associate
Fax +44.(0)20.7648.9001
Ms. McGilloway is an associate in the firm’s London office where she is a member of the Construction and Infrastructure practice group. She has particular experience in non-contentious work which includes drafting and negotiating construction and engineering contracts. She also has experience advising clients in the nuclear, education and pharmaceutical sectors. Ms. McGilloway has acted for major developers and institutional investors on real estate development work advising on construction-related matters.

Professional Background

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. McGilloway was an associate for a large international firm where she gained experience as a construction & engineering associate. She was awarded a scholarship to attend Cornell Law School, Cornell University, where she obtained a Masters degree (LL.M). Joanne is admitted to practice in England and Wales as well as New York.

Constructing and Engineering
  • Drafted, negotiated, and advised on building and engineering contracts, professional appointments, bonds, guarantees, warranties and ancillary documents.
  • Worked with industry standard contracts, particularly JCT, NEC and IChemE forms.
  • Acted for a leading UK developer in relation to the construction and development of a large scale regeneration project.
  • Advised a UK property developer on a large scale mixed use development in the UK.
  • Acted for a major defence contractor in relation to a multi-million pound nuclear project.
  • Advised an SPV with respect to the relevant construction documents on a PFI project.
  • Advised a leading US chemical company on the demolition of a number of facilities in the UK.
  • Advised several FTSE 250 companies and local authorities on the construction elements regarding their lease/sale of properties in the UK.