Why choose adagio?

Highly qualified and experienced professionals providing tailored advice and solutions to clients in the world wide construction and engineering industries. Specialists in construction contracts claims and counterclaims, providing a dynamic service and delivering excellent results across the whole spectrum of alternative dispute resolution and dispute avoidance.

Construction Contracts Consultants

We specialise in providing professional advice on all types of construction and engineering contracts.

Advice can be given at pre-contract and post contract stages and includes detailed review of risks and rewards, all aspects of obligations and liabilities, and any other terms and conditions. Both standard forms and amended / bespoke forms can be reviewed, including PFI and complex, multi-party contracts and the like.

Chartered Quantity Surveyors

We are Chartered Quantity Surveyors with over 30 years construction industry knowledge and experience.

We can provide advice and carry out all surveying duties, at all stages of a construction project. We deliver outstanding levels of service and achieve exceptional results.

Quantum Experts and Contract Experts

Expert advice and evidence presented both in writing and orally as required.

Appointed by solicitors as both party and independent experts on all matters of quantum and contracts matters relating to construction and engineering projects, worldwide.

Arbitrator, Adjudicator, Mediator

Mark Oldbury-Shemilt, Arbitrator and Adjudicator, appointed to RICS and CIArb panels.

Additionally available as party appointed tribunal or Mediator. Experienced across a wide range of construction contracts and in all matters relating to entitlement, quantum (time related and measurement issues) and contract obligations and liabilities.

Other Services

In addition to our core services, our knowledge and experience allows us to provide first class services in the following construction and engineering industry fields.

What Client’s Say

Just a short note to thank you all for your expert assistance during our arduous and demanding journey over the past months/years throughout the recent litigation case.
You have all provided me, and the business, with an extremely high level of support, providing both the best of your individual and combined experience, knowledge and determination to give the best possibility of a result in our favour.

Principal Commercial Manager, National Highways Contractor