Owen McElhinney

Delay & Quantum Expert

Expert Highlights

  • Civil Engineer with over 30 years of wide-ranging management experience in the construction industry
  • Acted as Expert in arbitration, adjudication, litigation and mediation
  • Multi-industry experience including infrastructure, energy and heavy civil engineering
  • Practical approach combined with excellent technical skills
  • Significant experience in the preparation and defense of claims related to additional cost and time to complete; for owners, contractors and insurance/surety companies
  • Worked on disputes of over $500m

Owen is the Regional Director for Canada. Owen is a Professional Engineer with over 35 years of construction related experience. For the past 25 years, Owen has specialized in claims, dispute resolution and the management of distressed projects.

Owen has worked on claims across numerous industries with experience in nuclear and renewable energy, oil & gas, infrastructure/transportation, commercial and industrial, mining, roads and bridges, hospitals and hotels.

Owen brings a practical approach to claim analysis allowing him to be able to communicate clear and logical conclusions. Owen is experienced in the preparation of expert reports and has acted as an expert at mediation, arbitration, adjudication and litigation.


B.Sc. Civil Engineering

Professional Memberships

Professional Engineer Ontario
Member of the ADR Institute of Canada