Paul Pocalyko

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

USA - Construction - Thought Leaders 2024
Construction - Thought Leaders 2023
Construction 2024
Consulting 2023
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
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 able to produce to-the-point and high-quality reports. His written communication skills in his reports are excellent. He robustly combines valuation and forensic accounting analyses in a way that tribunals and judges easily understand.

WWL Construction Expert Witnesses 2024

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 receives widespread acclaim for his quantum of delay, disruption and damages analysis in cross-border construction disputes.

Contact Paul
Location: Philadelphia
PA, United States

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