Paul Pocalyko

Partner, Joint Construction, Claims and
Expert Services Lead, US

Thought Leader - Construction 2022
Thought Leader - USA - Construction 2023
Construction 2023
Consulting 2022
Expert Information
Qualifications MBA
BSc Accounting
Professional Memberships AICPA, PICPA, ACFE
Industries Buildings, Financial Services, Mining and Metals, Oil and Gas, Power and Utilities, Production and Manufacturing, Real Estate and Tourism, Sports and Entertainment, Technology, Media and Telecoms, Transportation Infrastructure
Regional Experience Americas, Asia, Europe
Dispute Forum ADR, Arbitration – Domestic, Arbitration – International, Commercial Litigation
Expert Highlights
  • Over 70 testimony experiences in court, arbitration and mediation.
  • Frequently acts as quantum expert for construction disputes.
  • Recognized as an expert for construction disputes in matters of delay, fraud and other accounting matters.
  • Provides financial and forensic analysis of a broad spectrum of financial and contractual documentation and processes.
  • Experienced and highly-credible arbitrator.

Paul Pocalyko has 35 years of experience in accounting, finance, consulting, and operations management. He has acted as an expert on more than 80 occasions in matters of delay, disruption, quantum and damages.

Paul is an excellent advocate who is highly knowledgeable and comprehensive in his approach. He is simply amazing regarding a range of construction matters, from testimonies to depositions. He is thorough, creative, prompt and highly effective.

WWL Thought Leaders – Construction Experts 2022

Paul has served as an arbitrator in numerous disputes and has been cross-examined or deposed on more than 100 occasions, including delivering concurrent evidence. He has given expert testimony in mediations, arbitration, depositions and trials.

Paul has been involved in assignments related to acquisition disputes, bankruptcy and troubled company issues, construction defaults and delays, economic damages, fraud investigations and healthcare fraud and abuse. He has carried out work related to intellectual property infringements, partnership disputes, products liability, professional liability, real estate disputes and wrongful termination.

Paul spent more than half of his career working for a ‘Big Four’ accounting firm, providing financial consulting and accounting services to attorneys, insurance companies, government agencies and public and private corporations. He also provided consulting and forensic services to clients in relation to many of the top construction contractors and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) companies in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Paul regularly speaks before various professional and educational groups on aspects of financial analysis, litigation consulting, fraud investigations and economic damages. He has also co-authored and authored multiple publications and articles on the same subjects. Paul is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified in Financial Forensics and a Certified Fraud Examiner.

Paul Pocalyko is well regarded by sources thanks to his dynamic expert witness practice, which encompasses quantum and delay assessments in construction, financial and forensic matters within corporate disputes.

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Location Philadelphia, PA, United States

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