Timothy McGoldrick is an exceptionally experienced expert witness, admired by clients as a "first-choice expert" who produces an “extremely high quality of work”.
Tim is a widely experienced quantity surveyor with over 39 years of construction industry experience. He has worked as a consultant for more than 30 years and has acted as quantum expert on 31 occasions.
Tim provides pre- and post-contract advice, from drafting contracts, negotiating contracts and preparing and defending claims to delivering dispute management services. These services have been provided on a wide range of projects, principally heavy engineering and shipbuilding, in the United Kingdom and overseas. He has supported employers, contractors, subcontractors and consultants.
Tim has extensive international experience and has been based in Indonesia, Japan and Australia, as well has having undertaken numerous short-term commissions in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, Australia and Canada.
Tim is also very experienced at leading and managing large teams of consultants in the preparation and defence of claims and in support of his expert appointments. He has been cross-examined on nine occasions including giving concurrent evidence (hot-tubbing), in both litigation and arbitration proceedings, for disputes of up to US$1.2 billion in value. Tim has also been appointed to the IChemE adjudicator panel and has acted as adjudicator on a number of occasions.
Tim lectures extensively on various matters relating to construction law and in-house forms of contract. He has considerable knowledge and experience of all of the main standard forms of contract and has written for various industry publications.