Construction Law Advice Line 

NFB's new Construction Law Advice line is designed to provide members with the specific industry related guidance needed to stay competitive and compliant.

This construction specific advice, provided by the NFB is the only service with a direct link to the JCT. NFB regularly advise contractors on construction contract disputes, bespoke building contracts and insurance policies.

Call your dedicated membership services team member on 0345 0578 160 (local rate) or email 


Members benefit from a direct link to our legal experts who provide:

  • Construction advice – e.g. CLC / JCT / NEC
  • Contract disputes
  • Bespoke building contracts 
  • Insurance policies and professional indemnity
  • Initial verbal advice
  • Non-paper based advice and guidance
  • Non personalised model standard documents

Our experts

Experts in construction law and dispute resolution and highly skilled in resolving matters and disputes by way of neutral evaluation, mediation, arbitration, litigation and adjudication. Our experts have acted on disputes involving hospitals, supermarkets, Heathrow Airport, on high value claims as well as simple house extension/refurbishment projects and advising H M Government on the review of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act. 

John Bradley is editor of CIP’s “Construction Contractual Handbook, Director of the Contractors Legal Group and sits on the main boards of the Joint Contracts Tribunal and Construction Industry Publications. John is a Qualified Quantity Surveyor, Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.


Legal Briefing Covid-19

Guidance for construction industry covering the legal issues facing the industry and what businesses must know. From JCT Contract Provisions (Force Majeure, Changes in Law, Relief under JCT Contracts), NEC Contract Provisions (Force Majeure, Changes in Law, Procedure for Relief) to practical contract guidance.

Members can view the recorded briefing in the following link.  Click here


For Advice Contact 

Call your dedicated membership services team member on 0345 0578 160 (local rate) or email