In any contracting business things can go wrong and you may need a lawyer to resolve disputes and problems when they do. How can you keep out of the lawyer’s hands? John Gould, senior partner at Russell-Cooke Solicitors runs through some of the areas which, in his experience, cause problems for contractors and explains how you might avoid them. This briefing also appears as an article in the NICEIC (National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting) Connections Magazine (Spring 2010 edition).