Bruce is a Partner and Compensation Team Manager. He is primarily responsible for delivering compulsory purchase advice to clients with utility, transportation and regeneration projects both under Development Consent Orders (DCO) and Compulsory Purchase Orders (CPO). He has worked on major projects for London Olympics, Terminal 5; Thames Tideway, Cambridge Guided Busway, HS2, Hinkley Point C Connection (DCO), Mid Wales Connection (DCO) and Brechfa Forest Connection (DCO).
With 25 years of compulsory purchase skill delivery to Public and Private sector clients, Bruce specialises in commercial property and also strategy and acquisition under compulsion, including advice to both housebuilders and regeneration scheme partners as well as the more common acquisition strategy and delivery of Utility and Transportation schemes.
He is also head of the Compensation Faculty, helping support and further develop skills across the business. Bruce is often the link with the contractor on developer-led projects and also has experience of Upper Tribunal and has provided Expert evidence in a number of cases for acquiring authorities.