Rebecca Palmer Construction Consultant

Rebecca Palmer

Construction Consultant

Rebecca’s practice serves clients working with, and within, the construction and engineering industries.

Rebecca acts for developers, contractors, funders, investors, purchasers, tenants, subcontractors and consultants and her experience in representing the interests of each of these parties across a myriad of schemes means she is well-placed to anticipate project requirements and manage them effectively.

Described by her clients as “dynamic”, “client-focussed” and “commercially astute”, Rebecca has been recognised by the Legal 500 as “outstanding – professional, informative and exceptionally competent” whilst Chambers & Partners commented that she is well liked by clients for the “prompt and responsive” service she provides, as well as her “absolutely diligent” manner.

Rebecca qualified in 2006 into the market-leading London construction practice at which she had trained. She advises clients based nationwide from all sectors of the industry regarding procurement strategy, project management, contract administration and the drafting and negotiation of development agreements, funding agreements, building contracts, professional appointments, collateral warranties and all related documentation.

Grounded, thorough and pragmatic, Rebecca facilitates the achievement of her client’s goals efficiently with the minimum of fuss.

Barr Ellison Law Leading Legal 500 Firm 2024Barr Ellison Law handles a significant flow of real estate portfolio work, and commercial landlord and tenant matters. It is also active in a growing number of property development projects, and has a substantial practice advising landowners ... and acting for developers of housing, office, business and retail park projects. The practice is 'attentive, thorough, and efficient'. Associate Lucy Harrison 'impresses with what she is able to take on and provides superb service'.
Legal 500 Guide 2023

‘In our experience and opinion Barr Ellison are the best commercial property lawyers in our area. They have always given us the highest quality advice and a feeling of being their only client, despite no doubt being very busy managing caseloads. As a charity we have had some complex and critical deals which BE have always handled calmly and achieved a successful outcome.’

Able to overcome any obstacle thrown in their way. They have the ability to make you feel comfortable asking questions when in doubt and taking time to explain.’

‘Able to handle a diverse range of commercial property requirements with ease, including multi-stakeholder promotion agreements of varying complexity. Glass half-full approach with can-do attitude.’

‘Lucy Harrison – truly impressed by what she was able to take on with two parallel transactions without dropping anything at all. A superb service.’