Stephen is a quantity surveyor and a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators with more than 12 years' experience in the construction industry, working for contractors and consultants, both onsite and office based. Currently based in London, he has worked on projects in the UK, the Middle East, and Australia.
Stephen has been directly involved in work for government organizations, developers, contractors, and utility network operators over a range of projects from new build to refurbishment, and from residential, office blocks, and hotels to transportation, power, oil and gas, and civil engineering, covering feasibility studies, pre-tender documentation, cost management, and claims.
In addition to the practical experience gained on site, Stephen has been involved in multiple large-scale disputes involving expert determination, mediation, adjudication, litigation, and arbitration. He acts as an expert witness in quantum matters and has provided key assistance to quantum experts on high profile disputes. Stephen has extensive practical experience in the NEC (ECC) suite of contracts, for which he has provided workshops to industry professionals and drafted and provided advice in stepping down obligations.
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