ABOUT US

Ventrella Associates Ltd is a specialist legal consultancy focusing on providing legal advice on commercial contracts, disputes support and training.

Principal Adviser

Tony Ventrella | Ventrella AssociatesTony Ventrella has an LL.B (Hons) in Law, an MA in Business Law and was called to the Bar in 1978.

A strong, commercially focussed lawyer, he has extensive experience of contracts in the civil and civil engineering industries, the power sector and the oil and gas, both in the UK and elsewhere.

Tony was responsible for maintaining contract conditions EB/BEAMA, negotiated Form G90, contracts with National Power, Powergen and Nuclear Electric.

Additionally, he has been involved with the production of IET/I.Mech.E Contract Conditions MF/1 since their inception in 1988.

To provide a consultancy and advisory service to clients, Tony is designated a Non Practising Barrister.

Non Practising Barristers:

Do not require a Practising Certificate.

Are limited under the Barristers Code of Conduct on work that can be undertaken on behalf of clients (mainly relating to court work).

Are not fully regulated by the Bar Council so that there are no compensatory powers in the event that you are dissatisfied with the services provided (though they still retain rights to claim for negligent advice).

This “health warning” and the matters it must cover are governed by the Bar Council Code of Conduct. If you have any specific questions or require clarification of any of these points, please do not hestitate to contact us.