Dieter Bentley-Gockmann


RIBA MSc (Const Law)

Directors Dieter Bentley Gockmann Director

Dieter graduated from the Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University in 1995. Building on a successful decade in practice as a registered architect working a diverse portfolio of built projects, Dieter completed a Master’s degree in Construction Law and Arbitration at King’s College, London. Following a period working as an expert witness providing reports for the benefit of the Technology and Construction division of the High Court regarding Architects’ professional standards and duties, Dieter joined EPR Architects’ technical team in 2006 and was promoted to Director in 2007.

Dieter is responsible for the practice’s contract, risk and quality management, including professional indemnity issues. He oversees and advises the design teams regarding all aspects of technical design, specification, legal compliance and construction best practice. He maintains the practice’s RIBA Chartered Practice status reviewing and implementing practice policy and is a member of the RIBA’s equality and diversity forum Architects for Change as well as the RIBA’s Regulations and Standards Group.

Dieter is a registered BREEAM Accredited Professional and is actively involved with the UK Green Building Council as a member of the council’s Policy Committee.