Peter is a consultant in the construction and projects team. He has over 3 decades of experience of advising on projects and resolving disputes in the UK and internationally. His advisory work has included assisting governments and government entities, local authorities, lenders, consortia and concession companies, developers, engineers and contractors. He has extensive knowledge of the principal sectors engaged with the construction industry, and a close understanding of the forms of contracts (and related legal materials) it uses, their structure and how they function in allocating risk.
Peter regularly presents seminars on construction law, and has contributed many articles to industry publications.
Admitted in England and Wales and in Hong Kong.
Member of Society of Construction Law.
Lectured in construction law at the University of Hong Kong
Authored articles in International Construction Law Review, Procurement Journal and Building.
Contributing author to Lexis Nexis PSL Construction.
Established and developed Penningtons Manches’ construction law practice 2005– 2015.
|2015||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|2005-2015||Penningtons Manches | Partner|
|2002-2005||Peter Jansen Solicitors | Owner|
|2001-2002||Mayer Brown/Rowe & Maw | Consultant|
|1998-2001||Skanska | In-house Counsel|
|1995-1998||Wedlake Bell | Partner|
|1988-1995||Denton Hall (now Dentons) London and Hong Kong | Partner|
|1982-1988||McKenna & Co. (CMS Cameron McKenna) | Solicitor|
|1981||Qualified as a Solicitor|