Stefan Harris-Wright


Stefan is 'commercial and gets things done quickly'.

Legal 500 [UK 2017]


Stefan joined Birketts' Construction and Engineering Team in 2010 and was promoted to Partner in June 2016.

Stefan has a wide range of experience working on non-contentious construction matters. He acts for a variety of both public and private sector clients, including further and higher education colleges, academies, local authorities and NHS Trusts, as well as funders, developers, contractors, sub-contractors and consultants. He advises on industry standard form contracts (such as JCT, ICE, NEC, GC/Works, ACE, RIBA, RICS), as well as regularly preparing and advising on bespoke forms of contract.

Stefan is experienced in advising on renewable energy projects, with particular interests and experience in anaerobic digestion projects and onshore wind schemes.

Stefan also has a specialism in acting for both borrowers and lenders on the construction aspects of real estate finance transactions.

Stefan is based at our Cambridge office.

Other Information

Stefan is recognised as an 'Associate to watch' by Chambers [UK 2017]. He is well liked by market sources and has particular niche expertise in anaerobic digestion schemes.

In previous editions, one source reports that "he is very commercial and gives succinct, clear advice." A previous edition notes that "clients are impressed by his logical approach," he is "a well-regarded associate."

Stefan is also recommended by Legal 500 [UK 2017]. Clients note he is "commercial and gets things done quickly".