Mark Dixon

Partner

Construction 2019
Consulting Experts 2018
Consulting Experts 2017
Expert Information
Qualifications BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying with First Class Honours
Post-Graduate Diploma in Arbitration (DipArb)
Professional Memberships FRICS, FCIArb, FACostE, Chartered Arbitrator
Contract Experience LOGIC, NEC, ICE, JCT, GC Works, FIDIC, IChemE, Bespoke
Services Quantum, Delay
Sectors Buildings, Infrastructure, Industrial, Power & Utilities, Oil & Gas, Technology, Aerospace, Defence, Security & Space
Expert Highlights
  • Widely experienced and respected quantum expert in the energy, marine, industrial and infrastructure sectors.
  • Focuses in particular on high-value oil and gas and shipbuilding disputes.
  • Appointed as quantum expert on disputes up to US$1.2 billion.
  • Understands the needs of the tribunal in relation to expert evidence through extensive experience as a third-party dispute resolver.
  • Proven as a credible witness under cross-examination and concurrent witness conferencing.
  • Described by Who’s Who Legal as a superb expert who writes excellent reports that earn the trust of tribunals.

Mark Dixon is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor, Chartered Arbitrator and partner at HKA with over 35 years of experience in the construction and engineering industries. He is a widely-experienced and respected quantum expert witness who has been instructed on over 30 cases.

Mark first testified as an expert witness in court in 1995. He has given oral testimony in the English courts and in various international arbitration proceedings; by both traditional cross-examination and concurrent expert conferencing. Mark’s expert commissions have concerned contracts up to US$2.5 billion in value and disputes up to US$1.2 billion.

He specialises in large international oil and gas, marine and industrial sector projects and has been appointed as expert on offshore and onshore oil and gas facilities in Asia, Australia, Europe and the Middle East; shipbuilding contracts in Europe and Asia; and power, utilities and process plant projects in Europe. He has also been appointed on various infrastructure and building contracts in Europe.

Mark is also an experienced third party neutral. He has been appointed as adjudicator or arbitrator on over 500 cases. Mark is listed in the RICS, ICE, CIArb, TeCSA, RIBA, AICA, CIC and CLG panels of adjudicators and the RICS, CIArb, HKIAC, CIETAC, SHIAC, SCIA and PIAC panels of arbitrators.

Mark’s expert and dispute resolution practice is underpinned by extensive experience acting as quantity surveyor, contract administrator and claims adviser on projects and asset management plans up to £5 billion in value.

Who’s Who Legal ranks Mark as a Thought Leader in Construction and in its 2019 edition says that “Mark Dixon writes excellent reports that are clear, thorough and reach sensible conclusions and earn the trust of tribunals. He is considered particularly strong on oil and gas and offshore matters.

WWL has previously said that he “…draws praise as a superb expert with a strong reputation for his…expertise in the shipping and maritime sector”, “…is highly sought after by clients for his hands-on approach and very thorough analysis” and is regarded as a “distinguished quantum and delay expert that is celebrated for providing analysis and testimony of the highest order”.

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Location London, UK, Teesside, UK
"Mark Dixon writes 'excellent reports that are clear, thorough and reach sensible conclusions' and 'earn the trust of tribunals'. He is considered 'particularly strong on oil and gas and offshore matters'."
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