Emyr Evans


Construction 2022
Arbitration 2021
Thought Leader - Construction 2021
Consulting Experts 2021
Expert Information
Qualifications BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying
LLB (Hons) Law Degree
MSc Construction Management
PG Dip Professional Legal Skills
Professional Memberships FRICS, FCIOB, FAE, Member of the Honourable Society of Gray's Inn
Contract Experience FIDIC, JCT, PPC2000,
Bespoke EPC contracts
Services Quantum
Sectors Buildings, Transportation Infrastructure, Industrial & Manufacturing, Power & Utilities, Resources
Expert Highlights
  • Extensive experience in the preparation and submission of expert reports.
  • Acted as a single joint expert.
  • Highly-qualified and accredited quantum expert.
  • Experience on high-value disputes in the oil and gas, power and utilities, infrastructure and renewables sectors.
  • Proven as a credible witness under cross-examination and hot-tubbing.
  • Experience in giving expert evidence online.
  • Able to deliver quality analysis under tight deadlines and time constraints.
  • Accredited expert determiner.

Emyr Evans is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and barrister (non-practising) with over 30 years of construction industry experience. He is an internationally experienced quantum expert witness and has acted on many high-value disputes up to US$1 billion. He has been instructed on more than 40 occasions.

Emyr Evans has “an excellent ability in analysing complex construction claims”. He is “transparent, impartial and objective” and “easy to work with, responsive and thorough”

WWL Thought Leaders – Construction Experts 2021

Emyr is involved in the preparation, analysis and submission of expert witness reports and in the preparation and defence of contractual claims. He has given oral testimony on seven occasions in London, Paris, The Hague, Rotterdam, Toronto and Khartoum, and has experience of delivering concurrent evidence (‘hot-tubbing’) and evidence online.

He has strong commercial and contractual knowledge, having worked with a range of standard forms of contract as well as various bespoke forms of contracts. He has experience of dispute resolution including international arbitration hearings, pleadings for arbitration (domestic and international), referral notices and responses in adjudication, statements of claim, counterclaim and defence submissions and resolution via negotiation.

Emyr has been appointed as quantum expert in construction and engineering disputes across the UK, Europe, North America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. He has experience and expertise across a variety of sectors ranging from aerospace, buildings, industrial and infrastructure to oil and gas, offshore platforms, rail, roads and tunnelling, power and renewables, and technology.

Emyr is a fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, the Chartered Institute of Building and the Academy of Experts and a member of the Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn. He holds a BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying, an MSc in Construction Management and an LLB (Hons) law degree and is highly regarded by clients and peers alike. 

Emyr Evans is renowned for his “excellent analysis of complex construction claims” and his ability to carry out “thorough investigations of huge bundle of documents in relatively short time periods.”

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Location London, UK