“He has the ability to set out delay analysis on very complex projects in a very easy to understand way”
“David has an eye for detail and provides excellent and responsive support to the legal team he works with” “His reports are very thorough with well-supported analysis which is easy to follow”
David Falkenstern is a civil engineer with over 20 years of experience in the construction industry. He specialises in providing expert advice and consultation on major construction projects in the areas of programming, programme assessment, planning, productivity, time impact, delay and disruption with a focus on resolving disputes.
David has gained his knowledge and expertise by assisting clients with their planning and dispute-related needs as a consulting professional. Within this capacity, he has assisted clients by producing and maintaining live construction programmes, analysing construction delays and providing expert evidence in relation to planning and delay. He has worked with contractors, engineers and owners from all over the world to consult on matters related to claims, construction programming and scheduling, contract disputes, project controls and project management.
David’s experience spans a broad range of industries including commercial property development, petrochemical, power generation, oil and gas, and transportation.
He has been appointed as an independent expert giving both written and oral evidence on matters of programming and project delay on construction disputes in arbitration, adjudication and mediation. He has been cross examined in arbitral hearings on numerous occasions.