Paul Ives

Executive Director

Expert Information
Qualifications BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying
LLM Construction Law and Practice
Professional Memberships MRICS
Contract Experience FIDIC, ICE, IChemE, JCT, MF/1-4, NEC
Services Quantum
Sectors Buildings, Transportation Infrastructure, Industrial & Manufacturing, Power & Utilities, Resources, Technology, Aerospace, Defence, Security & Space
Expert Highlights
  • Legally qualified, Chartered Quantity Surveyor.
  • Specialist in construction contracts, risk avoidance and dispute resolution.
  • Appointed as a quantum expert.
  • Delivers industry training regarding commercial awareness and contracts.
  • Experienced across a wide range of sectors and forms of contract.

Paul is a legally qualified, Chartered Quantity Surveyor with over 20 years of construction industry experience. He has been appointed as an expert in quantum matters.

Paul has acted as an expert regarding compensation events and valuations for mixed-use buildings and transport infrastructure projects. He provides clients with support and expert reports for negotiations and settlements surrounding insurance, financial audit and contract entitlements.

Paul has experience across a wide range of buildings and civils projects ranging from schools, hospitals and residential schemes to large commercial developments, offshore and nuclear projects, specialist oil and gas installations, and utilities frameworks. He has a proficient working knowledge of various standard forms of contract including FIDIC, JCT, ICE and NEC, as well as bespoke forms of contracts and subcontracts including those for PFI and BSF schemes.

Paul is a specialist in construction contracts, risk avoidance and dispute resolution. He has been appointed to advise clients, contractors and employers on various matters from the drafting of bespoke forms of contract and strategic commercial management of complex projects through to the preparation, defence and negotiation of claims, and the production of independent opinions on contentious contractual matters.

Paul is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and delivers breakfast briefings on their behalf. He provides training for clients and industry bodies on a variety of subjects ranging from the Construction Act to commercial awareness and NEC contracts.

Contact Paul
Location Warrington, UK