John Kimon Yiasemides is an associate director in the global Construction practice of Navigant, providing expertise in construction management, CPM scheduling, and dispute resolution services for the construction industry. He works as a named testifying expert in litigation matters; presenting findings to various courts and boards in the form of expert reports and testimony. He also works as a consultant providing support in development or rebuttal of claims, forensic schedule analysis, e-discovery assistance and analysis, and negotiation support for mediation or settlement conference environments.
Kimon has more than 20 years of work experience in the construction industry including six years of general contracting and construction management with Centex Construction Group where he provided construction management services on several award-winning projects.
Additionally, Kimon has worked as a project scheduler, claims consultant and analyst for expert witness services. He has also has significant experience in assisting legal counsel in preparation for public trials, public and private arbitration hearings, as well as preparation for expert and lay witness testimony in depositions. He has also worked as the named testifying expert on several cases.
Kimon has authored and published a number of articles, as well as presented seminars addressing construction project controls, best practices in scheduling, and dispute resolution methods for construction claims. His consulting experience includes work on projects domestically and internationally include: