Richard Walmsley

Quantum Expert

Expert Highlights

  • Over 35 years’ experience in the construction and engineering sectors
  • Qualified arbitrator and adjudicator
  • Has worked for consultant quantity surveyors and a main contractor in the United Kingdom, Europe and the Middle East
  • Experienced in preparing expert reports involving all aspects of quantum and negligence matters
  • Experienced in experts’ meetings and preparing joint statements
  • Has given expert testimony in the Technology and Construction Court, to Arbitral Tribunals and to a Planning Inquiry
  • Was a member of a dispute resolution board for a significant engineering project
  • Regularly instructed on behalf of insurance groups to assist in negotiation of claims and monitoring of construction expenditure
  • Has experience of all stages of the construction process which includes most forms of construction contracts including JCT, NEC and various bespoke forms

Richard has been appointed as quantum expert in many construction sectors including, Energy, Manufacturing, Process, Civil Engineering and Buildings, which includes residential, retail, commercial, education, transport, hotels and a theatre.

Richard has been appointed as an adjudicator by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Technology and Construction Solicitors’ Association in over 200 disputes.

Richard has advised clients and their legal teams on a wide variety of projects within the public and private sectors. This has involved undertaking detailed quantum analysis of claims and preparing construction estimates for expert reports.

Professional Memberships

Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators