Laura Miller has a prominent reputation in the market for her nuanced understanding of damage analysis and her wide-ranging experience of the arbitration process.
Laura A Miller, CPA, CFE, CCA is a director of The Rhodes Group. Ms Miller is a recognised expert in the calculation of construction delay and disruption-related damages. She has testified in depositions, at ADR and trial proceedings, and in AAA and ICDR arbitrations. She also has presented her findings in numerous mediations. Ms Miller’s expertise includes the analysis of construction damages relating to the impact of design changes, change orders, delays, disruptions, inefficiencies, and accelerations.
Her work in the construction arena has also involved issues such as terminations, defaults, limitations under Federal Acquisition Regulations, and integration of damages with schedule delay. She has performed contemporaneous construction cost reviews and has analysed the financial impact of various construction cost, schedule, and contract issues involving both private and public contacts.
With more than 20 years of construction and damages related experience, Ms Miller’s work has encompassed projects in the oil and gas, power, industrial, transportation, and commercial building industries, as well as in government contracts. She has consulted on behalf of steel companies, electric and water utilities, oil and gas companies, construction companies, housing authorities, insurance companies, sureties, equipment producers, school districts, municipalities and other government entities.
Ms Miller graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration and accounting from John Carroll University, and an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh, Joseph M Katz Graduate School of Business. She is a certified public accountant (CPA) in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, a certified fraud examiner (CFE) and a certified construction auditor (CCA).