Dealing with Disruption Seminar

17 Sep
17 September 2024, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
The Innovation Centre, Sci-Tech Daresbury, Warrington WA4 4FS

Disruption occurs regularly on construction and engineering projects, but recovering your costs can prove very difficult.

This session will provide an overview of disruption and will include

  1. What is a disruption claim
  2. How do standard forms deal with disruption
  3. Methods of assessing disruption
  4. Dangers of global claims
  5. Notices and record keeping

This seminar will be delivered by Geraldine Fleming from Driver Trett. Geraldine has worked in the construction industry for over 25 years, specialising in dispute resolution for the last 20. She is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor, and also holds a law degree. She has been employed on preparing, defending and negotiating claims on a wide range of projects both in the UK and overseas.

She has experience of, and has worked with, a wide range of contracts and sub-contracts including standard and non-standard forms and regularly drafts and comments on such contracts. She has experience across all sectors of the industry in dispute resolution, and lectures regularly for many professional associations such as the RICS, RIBA, CIOB, ECA and ICE.