Kathrine Eddon

Kathrine Eddon

Legal Director

Email [email protected]​hoganlovells.com

Phone +44 207 296 2059

Fax +44 20 7296 2001

Practice groupGlobal Regulatory

A Leading Individual for Government Contracting, Kathrine is praised as a “highly rated” practitioner.

Who’s Who Legal, 2019

Kathrine helps clients navigate through the public procurement rules and find solutions to thorny procurement problems.  She advises clients on whether they are subject to the procurement rules, on designing and running efficient and effective tender processes and helping clients to bring and defend procurement challenges.

She has over 20 years’ experience working with clients on procurement projects in the government, nuclear, energy, water, education, real estate, IT, professional services, healthcare, port, road and rail sectors, for clients including UK Central and Local Government, utilities, train operating companies, developers, financial institutions, universities and manufacturers.   

Kathrine has been included as a national procurement expert in the International Who’s Who of Government Contracts for a number of years, and is also ranked in Chambers Directory as "a thoroughly good procurement lawyer who is steeped in the law and understands it inside and out."

Awards and recognitions


Leading Individual for Government Contracting
Who’s Who Legal


Public Procurement
Chambers UK


Leading Individual for Government Contracting
Who’s Who Legal

Education and admissions


Legal Practice Course, College of Law

LL.M., European Law, College of Europe

LL.B., English Law and French Law, University of Essex

Bar admissions and qualifications

Solicitor, England and Wales

Representative experience

Advising train operating companies on the procurement of new rolling stock and on tendering for rail franchises.

Advising the UK Central Government on the procurement of contracts for fulfilment and logistics services to support COVID-19 testing.

Advising a nuclear site licence company on the procurement of a major infrastructure strategic partnering contract.

Acting for a bidder in challenging the award of a contract for the construction of an energy from waste facility.

Advising a supplier on challenging a utility on the conduct of an e-auction tender process.

Advising a water utility on the procurement of a repair and maintenance framework.

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