Dieter Iglhaut


Dieter is a civil engineer with over 20 years of construction industry experience. He has acted as both expert witness and assistant to the named expert in matters of delay and quantum.

Dieter’s experience encompasses design and claims management of large railway tunnels, highways and related infrastructure projects across Germany and the rest of Europe. In addition to a wide range of infrastructure related projects, including power plants, railways, bridges and highways, he specialises in disputes for major rolling-stock projects for disputed values of up to €1 billion.

Dieter advises clients in all aspects of time related contractual risks, both preparing and defending claims. His engineering background enables him to clearly identify any relevant technical aspects of disruptions, their resulting delays and the associated quantum and damages.

Dieter has been appointed as expert witness on two occasions and has been cross-examined in arbitral proceedings. He has also completed the legal experience training advanced professional award in expert witness evidence (LETAPAEWE) accredited by Pearson Education Ltd, UK.

Qualifications Dipl. Ing (FH)
Professional Memberships DIS
Dieter Iglhaut
Expert Highlights
  • Strong technical background with sound knowledge of project planning.
  • Proven as a credible expert under cross-examination.
  • Experienced in the requirements of German legislation.
  • Extensive experience of complex claim preparation and defence for major projects.
  • Particular experience in the fields of rolling stock and tunnelling.
Expert Details
Location Munich, Germany
Services Quantum, Technical, Delay
Sectors Buildings, Infrastructure, Industrial, Power & Utilities
Expert Statistics
Years of Experience 20
No. of Expert Commissions 2
No. of Cross Examinations 1

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