John Byrne is a managing director in the Global Construction practice. He has more than 30 years’ construction and engineering experience managing projects and disputes for both contractors and owners.
Byrne's experience covers a broad spectrum of industries including LNG plants, oil sands, petrochemical facilities, power plants (fossil, nuclear and hydroelectric generation), heavy construction, transit and hazardous waste remediation.
Byrne's expertise includes project and program management, contract negotiations and management of change, scheduling, delay analysis, disruption, acceleration, suspension of work and defective design. He has worked for owners, contractors, and counsel on numerous complex construction projects valued in excess of US$1 billion both in the U.S. and globally.