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Rhian M.J. Cull


Rhian has experience in almost every form of procurement method, from basic design/bid/build to the more complex turnkey methods and public-private partnerships. Rhian has extensive international experience in the construction industry, having previously practiced in London, Hong Kong, and Southeast Asia. Rhian advises on national and international hotel, office, energy, water, and transportation projects and is currently advising on cross-border projects as well as projects located throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Rhian provides advice to clients at every stage of a construction project. Rhian provides upfront counsel to clients in the structuring of their procurement as well as drafting Requests for Proposals and bid documentation. She also drafts and negotiates construction, design and consultant contracts tailored to reflect the project specific commercial objectives and the risk tolerances of the individual client. Rhian remains actively involved in every stage of a project and frequently provides real time project advice, including dispute avoidance advice.

Rhian also specializes in the preparation and analysis of claims and represents clients in the resolution of disputes. She represents clients in resolving construction-related disputes in DRB, mediation, arbitration, and litigation proceedings.


Work Experience

  • Hinckley Allen
    • Partner (2006-Present)
    • Associate (2002-2005)
  • Herbert Smith
    • Senior Associate (2000-2002)
  • Masons
    • Associate (1996-2000)

Honors & Awards

  • Best Lawyers of America® (2018-2020) Recognized for Litigation-Construction

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Association
  • British American Business Council of New England, Inc.
  • Design-Build Institute of America
  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • Law Society of Hong Kong
  • Massachusetts Bar Association

Bar Memberships

  • England and Wales, 1995
  • Hong Kong, 1997
  • Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, 2005

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