Damian James

Damian James is widely experienced in engineering and construction claims and dispute resolution. He has also undertaken expert determinations having been appointed in arbitrations and in adjudications. Damian has, on several occasions, given expert opinion evidence in the area of delay and disruption assessment and quantum / cost evaluation.

He has prepared and presented expert reports under JCT/FIDIC and NEC forms of contract and has drafted narratives examining causative potency, dynamic and static situations, condition precedent, foreseeability, purposive approach, penalties and damages.


Damian is strong working with forensic planners and quantity surveyors, using techniques such as measured mile and time impact analysis.


Damian is client facing and an exceptional quantity surveyor and can present claim situations in an expert manner by using detailed quantum and delay analysis.