Over the past 15 years, Kvale has built up a substantial legal practice with wide-ranging expertise in all aspects of real estate and contracting. Kvale offers comprehensive advisory services with respect to the various issues encompassed by this area of the law.

Our attorneys advise on contract law issues and assist with the practical buying and selling of property, the legal and regulatory processes involved in property development, as well as the day-to-day management of real property. We regularly assist leading undertakings in the property field. This includes commercial enterprises, local authorities and private individuals.

In addition to matters of contract law, our department handles property rental and home-ownership issues, problems relating to the Sale of Property Act, the Planning and Building Act and the Residential Property Construction Act, as well as disputes between neighbours.

The team assists undertakings along the entire value chain in the building and construction industry. This has given us valuable insight into the sector, which enables us to offer sound commercial, strategic and legal advice. We provide property owners and developers, investors, project designers, suppliers and contractors with day-to-day assistance in connection with the framing and quality assurance of contracts, contract negotiations and final settlements.

Our lawyers have extensive experience of negotiation and litigation relating to real estate and construction projects, including the resolution of property law disputes through arbitration.

The team holds courses on the contents of industry standard contracts and various issues relating to the performance and conclusion of construction contracts for the various parties concerned.