Defending an Extension of Time

Defending an Extension of Time

In a matter, I was acting as delay expert for a homeowner. The claim was against the contractor. They were appointed to build a new home for the homeowner. I provided evidence that the contractor should not be entitled to an extension of time. The reason being that...
Cross Examined Like a Criminal

Cross Examined Like a Criminal

‘Cross examined like a criminal’ In an extremely tense and fraught matter I acted as Delay expert for the government in defence of a delay claim by a Contractor. I was cross examined on my opinion evidence in arbitration as a part of the process. The details of the...
Cross Examined Like a Criminal

Adjudication is a Lottery…

In this new series from Damian James, Damian shares some of his experiences and war stories from as a consultant and expert witness over the past twenty years or more. The series starts with a look at adjudication and the confusing decision of an adjudicator:...