BCB Today: Bill Talks Virtual Trials

Leading construction lawyer Bill Barton calls for virtual trials to stay

Lockdown has seen courts adopt virtual platforms such as Zoom to hear cases – with an uptick in hearings and decisions. Bill Barton, director of Barton Legal, says there is no reason why virtual hearings cannot become the norm for resolving construction disputes, bringing significant time and cost savings to an often tortuously slow and expensive process

It is often said that extraordinary times call for extraordinary measures. Read More Here: Covid-19 holds the key to quicker and cheaper construction disputes (pbctoday.co.uk)