BSc. (Hons), MSc., PG Dip Law, PG Dip Legal Practice, MRICS., MCIArb.
Scott joined DGA Group to manage the growing business in the North East of England in May 2016. Scott is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor, a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a qualified Solicitor. Following several years in commercial management and consulting, he qualified as a Solicitor and took up roles with a London law firm and then as in-house legal counsel and Commercial Director for an international contractor. Scott is currently non-practising as a Solicitor due to his current role involving consulting, commercial management, preparation of quantum (time and cost) and alternative dispute resolution.
He has extensive experience of a wide variety of projects and clients within the United Kingdom and overseas (France, Finland, Chile, Argentina, Canada, USA, India, Maldives, Taiwan and Australia) crossing civil engineering, building, facilities management, chemical/process engineering, oil/gas, mining and power generation (nuclear, EfW, wind, C&G) and decommissioning sectors. Scott is involved with the provision of contractual advice, preparation and analysis of claims, drafting pleadings/ submissions for and representation in Adjudication and Arbitration proceedings, commercial/ contractual support to parties engaged in construction and engineering projects.
When not engaged in either work or DIY, Scott enjoys skiing, cycling and time with his family.
“Scott wins praise from his clients for his broad knowledge of construction contracts and adjudication, speaking the client’s language and his willingness to roll his sleeves up and get a deep understanding of the problem.”