Neil is a highly experienced construction contract and dispute resolution specialist, he is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb), a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS), and Member of the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors (MCIntsCES)
With 25 years of experience working as a quantity surveyor, commercial manager and leader, and construction project consultant he specialises in providing contract and commercial advice, commercial management of major and complex projects, conflict avoidance practices and dispute resolution services. Neil is appointed to act as Adjudicator, Arbitrator, Mediator and Expert Witness in a variety of commercial and construction settings.
His experience includes providing contract drafting and advice, commercial advice on target cost/open book contracts, preparation and defence of claims, preparation of documentation for adjudication including drafting Notices, Referrals, etc., representation at adjudication hearings, review of and advice regarding contract terms, valuation of variations and final accounts, analysis of extensions of time and valuation of loss & expense.
Neil has experience in numerous sectors of the industry including healthcare, defence, telecoms, flood defence, local government, pharmaceutical, education, commercial, residential and mixed use developments.