Richard Spring


The Law Society

Society of Construction Law

Richard Spring

Senior Associate, Construction

Richard is a Senior Associate in Forsters' Construction team, specialising in non-contentious matters.  He regularly advises clients on all types of construction documentation including the negotiation of building contracts, letters of intent and pre-construction agreements, professional team appointments, collateral warranties and security documentation.

He frequently works in conjunction with Forsters' Commercial Real Estate team advising on construction issues arising under agreements for lease, finance documents, development and funding agreements and licences for works.  Richard has extensive experience in advising clients on construction matters in connection with acquisitions and disposals of property – including with respect to the delivery of warranties and third party rights – and in relation to high value and complex commercial and residential construction projects.  His clients include developers, institutional investors, occupiers, contractors and high net worth individuals.

Richard trained and qualified as a solicitor at Dentons in 2010 before joining Forsters in 2012.

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