Claims Management

Claims and disputes arise on even the most carefully planned projects. How they are handled can make the difference between success and failure.

HKA is the world’s largest and most experienced claims management practice. Our consultants have dealt with every type of construction and engineering project. These include some of the most high-profile and complex projects in the world. Over four decades we have acted for our clients in more than 50,000 disputes worth in excess of US$100 billion.

We have built a multi-disciplinary team of talented claims specialists drawing on the expertise of engineers, architects, project and construction managers, quantity surveyors, lawyers, forensic accountants, and a range of specialists in scheduling, delay and disruption analysis, and other facets of construction.

Our claims specialists investigate and analyse the causes and effects of the events that have arisen, prepare submissions and present your case. Their skills and experience are invaluable when analysing contractual liability and causation, and quantifying the effects in pursuing or defending claims. This thorough evaluation leads to the best solution for our clients, who may be:

  • claimants or defendants
  • owners and governments
  • contractors or subcontractors
  • architectural practices
  • engineering consultants
  • law firms
  • insurance companies
  • commercial and investment banks.