Partner, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP


Karen is a partner in the Construction and Facilities Management Team at CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP. She has broad experience of drafting, negotiating and advising on complex facilities management contracts and large-scale UK development construction contracts, consultant appointments and ancillary contract documentation for a wide range of institutional, employer, contractor and public sector clients (including M&G, The Wellcome Trust, National Grid, Royal Mail, and Standard Life). She led on the drafting and negotiation of both M&G’s property management outsourcing and Royal Mail’s multi-service facilities management project with Romec, is currently advising National Grid on its property management and facilities management strategies and has both advised the Chartered Institute of Building on the revisions to its standard form of Facilities Management Contract and assisted in the drafting of GC/Works contract guidance on facilities management contracting.

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Areas of Practice

  • Year Qualified



    Warwick University


    Society of Construction Law


    LLB (Hons) English Law & German Law