Dan Leno

Construction Dispute Resolution Executive


Dan joined Birketts in 1988 and specialises solely in contentious construction.

Dan acts for national main contractors, specialist sub-contractors and developers. His work focuses on adjudication and litigation.  Final account resolution, extension of time and loss and/or expense claims, main - sub-contractor and contractor - employer disputes comprise the main thrust of his workload.  Defect and remediation issues continue to provide a stream of work including claims against consultants.

Dan is based in our Ipswich office.

Other Information

Dan is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, The Chartered Institute of Builders and The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

Dan is recommended by Legal 500 [UK 2014]. In the previous edition clients note that the team gives "high-quality, detailed advice". In an earlier edition Dan is described with colleague Ruth Sunaway as combining "great intellect and practical solutions".