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Rebecca Rees

Rebecca Rees

Partner โ€“โ€“โ€“ London

Rebecca is a partner in Trowers & Hamlins' Projects and Construction department.

Rebecca specialises in advising commercial clients, local authorities and housing associations on non-contentious construction law, EU procurement and State Aid issues. Her work involves negotiating and drafting building contracts, development agreements, strategic alliancing/framework agreements and professional appointments.

Rebecca specialises in providing practical advice on complex procurement issues and advises on tendering procedures, procurement structures and evaluation/qualification criteria and processes. Rebecca has significant experience of advising on all aspects of EU procurement regulation to numerous public sector clients including local authorities, central government departments, NHS trusts and registered social landlords and has advised, presented seminars, written articles and co-authored/edited various publications on the EU procurement regime and the associated UK Regulations. Rebecca also has experience in advising on PFI projects for the health, housing and education sectors and advising on the construction and facility management sub-contract issues and documents.

Rebecca is recognised for her projects and construction procurement work in Chambers & Partners Guide to the Legal Profession 2016, where one client reported: "We had some challenges which she dealt with immediately, and which all disappeared based on her response." Another source described her as "very focused on the outcome and the client."

Rebecca is listed as a leading practitioner in the field of Public Procurement by Who's Who Legal.