Timothy R Chitester

Timothy R Chitester
Firm:
HKA
Office:
One Commerce Square
2005 Market Street
Suite 820
19103
City:
Philadelphia
State:
Pennsylvania
Country:
USA
Tel:
+1 215 309 7985

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Construction: Expert Witnesses

Tim is a partner at HKA and a recognised expert in construction claims and consulting. With over 40 years of experience in the engineering, design and construction industry, he is an authority in the resolution of construction disputes, construction claims, property loss and business interruption claims, and project management.

Tim has been directly involved in the design, scheduling, construction, and retrofit of more than 50 industrial, process, fossil fuel, hydroelectric, biofuel, and nuclear plants.  He has been responsible for the technical development, engineering and design, hiring and management of subcontractors, and operation of projects in 12 countries. Tim has also provided consulting and expert witness services throughout the world including in North America, South America, Asia, and Europe.

He testifies in US federal and state courts, AAA arbitration, ICC arbitration, ICDR arbitration, Canadian ADR arbitration and other international arbitration relating to matters of construction management, contractor and engineer standards of care, trade use of contracts, cost, schedule and productivity with resultant delay and disruption. Tim has also participated in various forms of dispute resolution and has testified on disputes ranging from a few million dollars to over a billion dollars.

He is a licensed professional engineer in the states of Florida and Pennsylvania, and holds a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Pittsburgh. Tim is a member of the ABA Forum on Construction Law, the ABA TIPS Property Insurance Law Committee, the Loss Executives Association and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

WWL says: Timothy R Chitester is immensely respected in the field for his wealth of knowledge on high-value international arbitrations.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Construction which can be purchased from our Shop.

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

Tim is a partner at HKA and a recognised expert in construction claims and consulting. With over 38 years of experience in the engineering, design and construction industry, he is an authority in the resolution of construction disputes, construction claims, property loss and business interruption claims, and project management.

Tim has been directly involved in the design, scheduling, construction, and retrofit of more than 50 industrial, process, fossil fuel, hydroelectric, biofuel, and nuclear plants. He has been responsible for the technical development, engineering and design, hiring and management of subcontractors, and operation of projects in 12 countries. Tim has also provided consulting and expert witness services throughout the world including in Brazil, Peru, Chile and Suriname in South America.

He testifies in US federal and state courts, AAA arbitration, ICC arbitration and international arbitration relating to matters of construction management, contractor and engineer standards of care, trade use of contracts, cost, schedule and productivity with resultant delay and disruption. Tim has also participated in various forms of dispute resolution and has testified on disputes ranging from a few million dollars to over a billion dollars.

He is a licensed professional engineer in the states of Florida and Pennsylvania, and holds a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Pittsburgh. Tim is a member of the ABA Forum on Construction Law, the ABA TIPS Property Insurance Law Committee, the Loss Executives Association and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

WWL says: Timothy Chitester has an excellent reputation for his varied experience as adviser and expert witness in sophisticated quantum and delay matters.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Consulting Experts which can be purchased from our Shop.

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