Profession

Partner, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

Biography

Victoria Peckett is a partner in the construction team of CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP in London and heads up the procurement and contract drafting team.

Victoria has advised a wide variety of institutional and other employer clients and contractors on the drafting and negotiation of contracts for a broad range of projects, both domestic and international. She has extensive experience of all the major forms of standard contract (eg FIDIC, NEC, ICE and JCT) and on preparing bespoke forms of contract when appropriate.

Victoria also has wide experience of dealing with construction and engineering disputes, both domestic and international, in formal proceedings (litigation and arbitration) and alternative dispute resolution (eg adjudication and mediation).

Victoria chairs the drafting committee for the JCT. She is also a member of TeCSA and the Society of Construction Law and sits on the CLLS Construction Committee. She lectures on the MSc in Construction Law at King's College, London.