Scott Hollingsworth is a delay and quantum expert with approximately 20 years of experience in the litigation consulting industry. He specialises in the investigation and resolution of business disputes related to the construction industry and was part of The Kenrich Group’s team of construction experts prior to the company joining HKA in July 2019.
Scott has testified as an expert in arbitration and court proceedings and has presented schedule delay and damage analysis during settlement negotiations.
Scott has experience working in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and North and South America. He has worked with clients from sectors including buildings, defence, industrial, infrastructure, industrial, power and utilities, and technology. He also has further experience in waste remediation projects, education, hospitals and hotels.
Scott has consulted on behalf of construction contractors, project owners, insurance companies and government contractors. Scott has led teams analysing critical path method (CPM) schedules to determine causes and durations of project delays. He has also led financial analyses to quantify project cost growth including those related to delay, disruption, acceleration and productivity. Scott has performed forensic investigations of construction costs incurred including review and analysis of invoices, payment applications, bank records and other documentation to verify work performed and to determine percent complete at various points in time on a project.
Scott holds a bachelor’s in engineering and is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA), American Bar Association (ABA), AACE International, North American Society of Construction Law, Chicago Building Congress (CBC), and is a member and fellow of the Project Management College of Scheduling (PMCOS).