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About Harriet

I have worked with a wide range of clients over my 20 plus years in construction, on both contentious and non-contentious matters, which gives me a unique perspective when providing advice to clients.

Harriet has expertise in advising funders, employers and contractors on a wide range of transactional and non-contentious matters.

A barrister of more than 20 years call, she has advised clients in sectors such as real estate (commercial and residential), energy, infrastructure, utilities and engineering. 

Harriet joined Russell-Cooke in December 2022.


Harriet's experience includes:

  • advising mid-sized London developer on £150 million redevelopment scheme in east London

  • drafting a bespoke suite of construction contracts to be used on all projects for a London based residential developer

  • advising on the construction matters in respect of a mixed used development scheme in north London involving a profit share agreement


  • Member of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple
  • Member of TecBar
  • Member of the Society of Construction Law
  • Member of Arbitration Club Law Courts Branch

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Russell-Cooke welcomes real estate consultant Harriet Butterfield

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