Chris Larkin is a senior managing director in the FTI Consulting forensic and litigation consulting practice and leads its construction solutions group in Canada. Mr Larkin has more than 27 years’ experience in the construction industry, which includes 20 years specialising in contracts and dispute resolution.
His experience has embraced a number of complex projects, including power generation projects, data centres, building schemes, shipbuilding projects, rail projects, mechanical and electrical installation, and various civil engineering schemes. He has worked in a variety of countries including Canada, the UK, Malaysia, Indonesia, the UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Qatar. Mr Larkin is a chartered civil engineer with a law degree and arbitration qualifications.
Mr Larkin has been appointed as a scheduling expert witness and has given expert testimony on a number of international arbitrations. He has experience of mediation, adjudication, arbitration and major litigation proceedings.
His claims management experience includes the forensic investigation of causes of delay and additional costs, delay analysis, quantum analysis, analysis of large quantities of complex data, drafting of statements of claim, evidence management and claim evaluation and rebuttal.
Mr Larkin has given a number of presentations, notably on practical completion, liquidated damages, schedule analysis, FIDIC forms of contract, concurrent delays and extensions of time. Chris has had a number of articles published in construction industry publications.
WWL says: Christopher Larkin is "one of the foremost construction expert witnesses in Canada" in the eyes of our sources.
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