Neil Whittle

Call

2018

Called to Bar of Queensland: 2002

Practice

Civil Law

Memberships

Middle Temple

FCIArb

Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Construction Adjudication)

TECBAR

(Technology and Construction Bar Association)

Society of Construction Law

Adjudication Society

Qualifications

LLB (Hons) – Bond University (Queensland, Australia)

Bar Transfer Test (BPP University, London)

FCIArb

 

Admissions:

Neil was called to the Bar of Queensland, Australia in 2002 and was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2018.

 

Civil

Neil is available to undertake a wide range of civil litigation, including Building and Construction Law, Credit Hire and Personal Injury.

 

Construction Law

Neil accepts instructions in the full array of construction and engineering disputes, with a specific focus on construction adjudication including the adjudication process, enforceability of adjudication decisions and acting in the TCC in enforcement proceedings.

As a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Construction Adjudication), Neil builds on his previous experience since 2009 in Australia as an Adjudicator of building and construction disputes under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payments Act framework.

 

Construction Adjudicator Panels (ANB's):

TECBAR (www.tecbar.org)

UK Adjudicators (www.ukadjudicators.co.uk)

 

Credit Hire

Neil is appointed to panels operated by CHOs (Credit Hire Organisations) and/or leading insurance companies and is available to appear at all levels of credit hire litigation, ranging from small claims hearings to multi track trials. 

Neil has experience in dealing with the full range of issues which frequently arise in credit hire cases, including the enforceability of credit hire agreements, regulatory compliance, intervention and to the more basic arguments relating to need, period, impecuniosity, collision damage waivers and basic hire rates evidence.

 

Personal Injury 

Neil accepts instructions for both Claimants and Defendants to attend trial, CCMC’s and interim applications in fast track and multi-track matters across the full spectrum of personal injury claims, including employer liability, public liability and road traffic accidents.

 

Public Access

Neil accepts instructions under the Direct / Public Access Scheme.

Neil is a registered public access barrister who can assist with advice, drafting and representation. Cost effective, early advice, quick resolution. If your case is not suitable for public access, Neil can help you find a suitable solicitor who can assist.

Terms of business

Mr. Whittle’s terms of business are the Standard Contractual Terms for the Supply of Legal Services by Barristers to Authorised Persons 2012 or such other terms as have been agreed. A copy of the standard terms can be downloaded using the following link.


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