John Delaney is a chartered quantity surveyor and a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, with 20 years of commercial experience on a range of projects in civil engineering, transport, mixed use, high-rise, commercial, residential, industrial, health and local authority sectors.
John has provided cost and commercial management, expert witness and dispute resolution services to numerous clients across a broad range of sectors, specifically construction, civil engineering and gas pipelines. John has worked on projects in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia.
In the course of his career, he has acted as a consultant on multimillion pound disputes, arbitration proceedings and adjudications and provided claim preparation and management on a number of projects under both standard and bespoke contracts. He has a successful track record preparing detailed reports and meeting client demands.
John has also prepared independent reports for valuation of variations accounts, claims for loss and expense, claims for defective work repairs, supporting narrative to extension of time applications, assessment of submitted final account claims and commercial strategies for negotiation and settlement of interim and final accounts.
John is regularly appointed as a quantum expert. John has been appointed as a quantum expert in respect of matters before the High Court in Ireland, a matter before a county court in the United Kingdom, a matter in arbitration, matters in mediation and in respect of numerous matters under statutory adjudication in the United Kingdom. John holds qualifications in construction law, international arbitration, construction adjudication and expert evidence.