About my services
An arbitrator, adjudicator and mediator in construction, commercial and community. I have run my own practice in project recovery and dispute resolution since 2008. A project manager and civil engineer with emphasis on buildings, my business has stemmed from 40 years experience as a client, consultant, contractor and subcontractor, managing commercial, retail, health, education, airport and rail projects, large and small. I developed profitable consultancy businesses in Australia, UK, UAE and Asia. I have extensive experience of claims and ADR in a contracting environment.I am a Senior Sessional Member of the WA State Administrative Tribunal and a mediator for both the Small Business Development Corporation and Citizens Advice Bureau.
Experience and qualifications
BSc PCert Arb MICE FCIArb FRI
Other ADR Experience
" Expert witness at arbitration following piling failure and building collapse. $500,000. " Advisor NT Government on requirement for adjudication courses and the WA experience, 2005. " Prepared and presented training courses for Adjudicators for Registrars in WA and NT. " Adjudicator to the SCRAM programme of mediation competitions in WA schools.
" Lead negotiator in mediated international manufacturing dispute between contractor and client, in United Kingdom, Ireland, Holland and USA. $650,000. " Mediator in dispute between edible oils producer and new parent company. Successfully settled after referral from court. $150,000. " Mediator in dispute between main contractor and local authority over construction of an education facility. Successfully settled. $1,600,000. " Mediator in dispute between factoring company and electrical contractors following bankruptcy of subcontractor who obtained funding from factor. $20,000. " Acted on behalf of client to prepare successful response to adjudication in power station redevelopment $600,000.