Chambers have described Tony Blackler as a “Senior Statesman of UK construction lawyers”. He is a former Solicitor (no longer on the Roll).
Experienced in both contentious and non-contentious work for the building and engineering sector, representing consultants, developer/owners and contractors.
Familiar with all domestic UK forms of contract, as well as those used internationally, particularly FIDIC and NEC, and has worked on PFI projects particularly in the health and education sectors.
Tony has had extensive involvement with management forms of contracting, acting for clients and firms pioneering construction management systems of procurement, and drafted bespoke documentation for CM systems.
He has also conducted substantial arbitrations and cases in the Technology and Construction Court and numerous adjudications and is an accredited mediator with experience of mediating substantial disputes.