Chantal-Aimée Doerries QC will chair a panel discussion at this year’s International Construction Law Conference hosted by the KCL Centre of Construction Law and Dispute Resolution in collaboration with The Academy of Experts on Wednesday 15 September 2021.
The International Construction Law Conference 2021 aims to unite the foremost international construction law practitioners from 29 leading law firms, chambers and expert consultancies. The conference will provide delegates with a series of interesting and topical sessions on aspects of construction law and dispute resolution.
Panel: Liquidated damages – the new landscape
Chantal-Aimée Doerries QC will chair a panel comprising Tony Dymond, Partner, Debevoise and Plimpton and Michelle Metz, Partner, HKA.
Liquidated damages – the new landscape will be a lively panel discussion on liquidated damages in international construction contracts and the approach taken by parties and tribunals, including a comparative discussion, consideration of the recent UK cases of Makdessi and Triple Point, and a review of whether there are any escape routes left for parties seeking to challenge such provisions. The panel discussion will run from 10.30am through 11.10am.
INTERNATIONAL CONSTRUCTION LAW CONFERENCE 2021
Wed, 15 September 2021
09:00 – 17:00 BST
Held online and in person (restrictions permitting) at King’s College London
The organisers hope to hold the conference both online and in person. When registering, please express your preference for attending either online or in person. If it is necessary to move the conference to an online format only, you will be notified at least two weeks before the conference date.