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John Elven


Associate Director


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John is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Civil Engineering Surveyors (CICES), a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and a member of the Society of Construction Law and the Adjudication Society.

John is the former Chairman of the Anglia and Central Region of CICES, and acts as an Examiner for the Institution.


John has significant NEC experience, and expertise in Dispute Resolution and Avoidance, Adjudication, Payment and Quantum disputes, together with Delay Analysis and Planning.


John started his career in private practice with the Antongill Partnership, specialising in Major Civil Engineering contracts in the UK. John has since worked with major contracting businesses in both the Infrastructure and Building sectors,  together with Construction and Infrastructure based Consultancy Services businesses.


John regularly acts as Party Representative, covering numerous adjudications, and works closely with Clients to ensure that a high professional standard is achieved for any referrals or rebuttals.


John has a Client focused and risk analysis based approach, enabling Clients to be supported with informed Commercial recommendations in situations where disputes have arisen and require solutions and resolution.