Ben D Nolan, III, PE, PSP, is a management consultant to clients with concerns about the performance of major capital projects. He advises boards and executive management involved with “bet the company” engineering and contracting project litigation, enterprise-wide and project risk management, project audit and internal audit, risk assessments, internal investigations, dispute resolution, valuation, business strategies, organisational performance and transformation, and similar critical business process assessments and improvement matters.
Mr Nolan is a widely recognised expert witness in matters resulting from many types of contract disputes. He has performed special investigations in connection with attorney general allegations of fraud and other misconduct involving government agency staff. He has served as an expert in construction business practices in a matter involving a construction executive facing criminal prosecution for alleged fraudulent diversion of contract funds. He has testified as an expert in jury trials on behalf of owners, contractors, insurers, and others in federal district courts, state courts, and arbitration and mediation venues nationwide. He has also provided expert advice to federal agencies.
Mr Nolan has served the engineering and construction industry for over 36 years. He has worked as a project engineer for the US Army Corps of Engineers, project manager for a major general contractor, marine contractor, utility contractor and president of a general contracting company. His career has progressed from hands-on construction and engineering field work to construction dispute resolution and management consulting. He has managed over 400 consulting engagements since becoming a consultant in 1992.
WWL says: Ben Nolan has an “assured presentation style" and an "excellent manner with clients”.
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