Stephen Rae

Stephen Rae
Level 2, 2 Kings Park Road
West Perth
+61 8 9485 8888


Who's Who Legal Consulting Experts: Experts - Construction - Quantum & Delay

Stephen Rae is a senior managing director and head of FTI Consulting’s forensic litigation consulting (construction solutions) practice in Australia.

Mr Rae is a chartered quantity surveyor with over 35 years’ experience in the construction and engineering industries. For the past 25 years he has specialised in the provision of cost management, change valuation and forensic delay analysis services to owners, contractors and their legal advisers. His services have been provided in both contentious and non-contentions situations, in relation to commercial developments, roads, railways, airports, tunnels, oil and gas platforms, shipbuilding, LNG plants, pipelines, mining facilities, power plants, desalination plants, nuclear installations, defence installations, pharmaceutical plants, and marine civil projects.

Mr Rae first testified as an expert in 2000 in Hong Kong in relation to a dispute arising out of a hotel development in Macao. He has since received in excess of 40 expert witness appointments on construction quantum and/or delay matters and has given oral expert testimony in several jurisdictions including Australia, Hong Kong, Philippines, Singapore and Taiwan, before domestic and international arbitral tribunals.

Mr Rae frequently lectures on subjects relating to the preparation and assessment of construction claims, delay analysis methodologies and methods of evaluating the impact of change on resource efficiency.

Mr Rae holds bachelor’s degrees in both law and quantity surveying. He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and a RICS-accredited expert witness.

WWL says: Stephen Rae boasts over 30 years’ experience in the construction field and is one of the leading experts in the Australian market.

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