Ben Burley

Ben Burley
Firm:
Office:
Suite 2206, Central Plaza
18 Harbour Road
Wanchai
City:
Wan Chai
Country:
Hong Kong
Tel:
+852 2233 2500

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Construction: Expert Witnesses - Future Leaders

Ben Burley is a senior director at Ankura, based in Hong Kong. He is an experienced expert, has been appointed as planning expert on over 30 occasions, and been cross-examined in ICC, SIAC, and CIAC arbitrations.

He is a forensic delay analyst who assists clients on domestic and international construction and engineering projects or programmes of work to avoid, mitigate and resolve complex disputes. His clients benefit from his extensive forensic delay, planning, programming and project controls experience. He has developed his skills across a range of key industry sectors including airports, process, off shore oil and gas, rail, civil engineering, industrial, hotels, leisure, commercial office, large mixed-use developments, accommodation, education, custodial and laboratory projects.

Ben has been appointed expert witness relating to time, delay and disruption. He has provided expert reports and oral evidence in support of his opinion to various dispute resolution forums, specifically litigation, arbitration, adjudication and mediation. In addition to cross-examination, Ben is also experienced in witness conferencing or hot-tubbing.

WWL says: Ben Burley is "diligent, proactive and efficient", and "is on top of every detail in complicated cases", opine interviewees.

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Who's Who Legal Consulting Experts: Experts - Construction - Quantum and Delay - Future Leaders

Ben has been appointed as planning expert on over 30 occasions and been cross-examined in ICC, ad hoc and CIAC arbitrations.

Ben is a forensic delay analyst who assists clients on international construction and engineering projects or programs of work to avoid, mitigate and resolve complex disputes. His clients benefit from his extensive forensic delay, planning, programming and project controls experience.

He has developed his skills across a range of key industry sectors including airports, process, oil and gas, rail, civil engineering, industrial, hotels, leisure, commercial office, large mixed-use developments, accommodation, education, custodial and laboratory projects.

Ben has been appointed expert witness relating to time, delay and disruption. He has provided expert reports and oral evidence in support of his opinion to various dispute resolution forums, specifically litigation, arbitration, adjudication and mediation. As well as cross-examination Ben is also experienced in witness conferencing or “hot tubbing”.

Ben’s experience in the construction industry spans planning engineering and project management in both contracting and consultancy roles, which enables him to quickly understand the issues in dispute. He adopts the most appropriate form of analysis to present his opinion simply, effectively and persuasively to tribunals. He is able to effectively plan, monitor and control progress; and analyse performance at all stages of the construction and engineering process including design, procurement, offsite manufacture, construction and engineering, commissioning and start-up.

He is fully conversant with all forms of delay analysis and utilises the most appropriate form of analysis depending upon the project requirement.

WWL says: Ben Burley is a well-known delay expert with strong expertise in the construction sector. He advises on domestic and international projects and enjoys an excellent reputation in the space.

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

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