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Project Architect: Building Design Partnership, 1978 to 1982, 1985 to 1987; University lecturer: Edinburgh University, 1982 to 1985; Joint Secretary of the Joint Contracts Tribunal (JCT), London: 1995-1998; Barrister in private practice since 1991; Arbitrator and Meditator since 1995; Construction Adjudicator since 1998.
Barrister: Middle Temple; Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Royal Institute of British Architects; Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland; Association of Consulting Engineers; Arbitrator member of the Society of Construction Arbitrators; Liveryman: Worshipful Company of Arbitrators.
ICC Canadian National Committee Panel of International Commercial Arbitrators; ICDR (AAA) roster of international arbitrators; International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution Construction (USA) Roster of arbitrators and mediators; LCIA; CIArb and other UK panels of arbitrators, mediators and adjudicators; Terminal 5 (Heathrow), London 2012 and Crossrail (London) panels of adjudicators; Various United Kingdom panels; FIDIC President’s List of Dispute Adjudicators; Appointments received by agreement and from bodies such as the CIArb, LCIA, FIDIC, ICC and ICDR (AAA).
Experienced arbitrator (in excess of 60 appointments almost all as sole arbitrator), adjudicator (in excess of 200 appointments) and mediator (in excess of 60 appointments) receiving appointments by party agreement and from bodies such as the ICC (sole arbitrator and chairman), LCIA (sole arbitrator, president and wing arbitrator), FIDIC, Engineer’s Ireland, the CIArb and others. Has been invited by ICDR (American Arbitration Association) to chair a tribunal, but had to decline, in that instance, for personal reasons. Has arbitrated under various rules including UNCITRAL and ICC.
Co-author of the JCT Guide to Performance Specifications (RIBAP 1999), and various articles for legal and trade publications; Co-drafter of the Construction Industry Model Arbitration Rules (CIMAR).