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JohnDalyHomeJohn K Daly is a highly qualified Chartered Arbitrator, Panel Registered Adjudicator, Expert Witness and Quantity Surveyor based in South West England. He offers Party Representation services in Mediation, Adjudication, Arbitration and Litigation.

John has 40 years of experience in major building and civil engineering projects in both the UK and overseas. He specialises in the preparation and defence of claims, the management of contractual and commercial difficulties, and the resolution of construction disputes preferably by negotiation. John K Daly & Co Ltd has offices in Bristol, Exeter, Falmouth, Plymouth, in the South West of England and associated offices in London and Banbury

John has been working in the construction industry since 1973. He has vast experience in most areas of building, has worked for a PQS practice, local authority, major Contractors, operated as a Sole Practitioner for 15 years and then directly for a specialist construction law firm prior to owning his own company. John has resolved over 150 cases that involved Dispute Resolution processes in the construction industry.

John K Daly & Co Ltd offers a complete Pre- and Post-Contract Quantity
Surveying service to Clients, Contractors, Consultants, Subcontractors for NEC/JCT/ICE/FIDIC and bespoke contracts, along with a comprehensive
range of Construction Dispute Resolution services in the South West
of England and worldwide.

Professional and thorough, the project Quantity Surveying services provided by JKD & Co Ltd proved most valuable in securing our entitlement on the Taunton Park and Ride scheme.

M Pritchard, Commercial Manager Alfred McAlpine Capital Projects

Latest news

Multi-Party Adjudication for a Professional Services contract dispute

JKD & Co appointed as Adjudication Representatives in an unusual matter under an oral contract in ‘joinder’ for the provision of Quantity Surveying services and being handled by JKD&Co’s Exeter offices.

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