Byron joined ALA in 2011, and became a Director in 2016, he is based at the ALA head office in Cumbria.
Prior to joining ALA he managed his family’s construction business, a regional main contractor based in the Lake District. The experience of running the family construction business Byron solid technical grounding and real world, practical commercial knowledge.
For the past twelve years at ALA, Byron has advised clients on commercial strategy and dispute resolution, in particular Adjudication and Mediation.
Major claims and disputes have included energy from waste, biomass plants and multiple intentional pipeline projects.
He has considerable experience leading and working with multidisciplinary teams on major infrastructure projects and disputes.
Byron is a chartered quantity surveyor with a masters degree in construction law. Byron is also a CEDR accredited mediator.
Outside of work Byron enjoys snowboarding, reading, walking and spending time with his young family.
He has recently embarked on an ambitious project to renovate an 18th century Cumbrian farmhouse and longer term aim to develop the accompanying smallholding to self-sufficiency.