John Hughes, Director
BSc (Dist) LLM (Euro) LLM (Const) FRICS MCIArb
John Hughes is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and Quantum Expert with vast experience in commercial and contractual management covering buildings, infrastructure, industrial, and process sectors. In recent years, he has specialised in leading teams who provide expert quantum advice, claims management and various support services in all forms of dispute resolution.
John has worked in private practice, main contracting and construction claims fields within a wide range of high profile projects.
He has an indepth working knowledge of drafting, applying and advising on various forms of contract including FIDIC, ICE, NEC 2 & 3, JCT, bespoke contracts and joint venture agreements. John has also lectured post graduate civil engineering students on the various forms of the New Engineering Contract (NEC).
His project experience includes highways, rail systems, airports, office redevelopments, ports, oil and gas, coal and nuclear processing projects.
John holds two LLM masters degrees (in Construction Law and European Law), as well as a BSc with distinction in Quantity Surveying. John is currently undertaking PhD research; title of thesis "The Standard of Proof in the Construction Industry".