Benjamin (Benny) Sheffer is one of the firm’s Co-Managing Partners. Benny specialises in dispute resolution with a strong focus on construction, infrastructure, company law contractual and real estate-related disputes. Benny has extensive experience assisting global and local clients on a wide range of government procurement contracts, infrastructure projects, tenders and civil engineering matters.
He advises clients from tender stage, throughout the project providing advice (including strategic contractual advice during the course of a project) as well as handling dispute management. Benny has substantial experience resolving complex disputes arising out of the construction of infrastructure and energy projects. His experience includes dispute resolution through negotiation, mediation, expert determination, arbitration and court proceedings on a wide range of matters including tenders, construction disputes, cost overruns, disputes over the termination of EPC contracts, disputes over functional performance of project facilities, disputes relating to building and design defects, shareholder disputes and general contractual issues.
Benny’s clients include a broad range of international and domestic contractors, sub-contractors, suppliers, property owners, developers, investors, landlords, tenants and joint venture partners.