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Expert Profile

Eman Elnakly

Eman Elnakly

Delay, Quantum and Project Management Expert

BSc Civil Engineering
Egyptian Engineers Association
Oil & Gas
Middle East


  • Civil Engineer
  • Over 20 years’ experience
  • Broad sector experience across the public and private sectors
  • Eman is regularly appointed as an Expert Witness on matters of construction delays, disruption and inefficiency
  • Cross examination experience
  • Extensive international experience for projects across four continents


Eman is a Delay Expert, based in our office in London, with over 20 years’ experience in the construction industry.

Eman has specialised in dispute resolution, claims management and avoidance, in construction and engineering projects. She analyses delays to projects in dispute as a programming/delay expert. She is a qualified Civil Engineer, an experienced planning and project controls engineer, delay and quantum analyst and Expert Witness and has worked across a wide range of sectors both in the UK and internationally.

Her expertise is in forensic delay analysis, quantum, and strategic and project planning and management. She regularly gets appointed as an Expert Witness on matters of Construction delays, disruption and inefficiency providing testimony in proceedings. Sector experience includes civil and infrastructure, energy, oil and gas, marines, defense, and building sector – (residential, commercial and mixed use), including working in both the public and private sectors.

Eman has delivered assignments across different regions including the UK, France, Germany, Poland, Sweden, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Dubai, Qatar, Kazakhstan, Iraq, Russia, and Canada.

Her contract experience includes PFI, NEC, FIDIC, JCT as well as a number of bespoke contract forms.

This expert has the following cross-examination experience:

  • Adjudication
  • Mediation
  • International Arbitration

This expert has recently been instructed by:

  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
  • Clarks Legal LLP
  • Herbert Smith Freehill
  • Mannheimer Swartling
  • Quastel Midgen LLP