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Expert Profile

Scott Milner

Scott Milner

Quantum Expert

BSc (Hons)
PG Dip Law
Cert. Expert Witness
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Regular contributor to quarterly newsletters; Production of presentations and training on commercial issues and standard forms contracts such as NEC and JCT.
Oil & Gas
Process & Industrial
Asia Pacific
United Kingdom


  • Chartered Quantity Surveyor
  • Over 30 years’ experience in new build construction and engineering projects in various sectors and decommissioning of energy, chemical and pharmaceutical, and oil and gas plants.
  • Specialising in cost/loss arising due to rectification of defects, disruption/delay, acceleration and changes to scope and late payment.
  • Appointed as Expert Advisor or Expert Witness in relation to disputes arising under numerous high value projects, both in the UK and internationally.


Scott has acted as a quantum expert witness and expert advisor.

Scott has over 30 years’ experience from a varied background in the construction industry, having worked for major building and civil engineering contractors; and international contract and commercial consultancies.

Scott has worked across a variety of projects and sectors, within the UK, Ireland, France, Finland, USA, Canada, Argentina, Taiwan, Turkey, and Chile, consisting of buildings (hospitals, education, commercial) and civil engineering (infrastructure, power, marine), construction/upgrading/decommissioning, or process engineering in petro-chem facilities, nuclear energy and power generation facilities. During this time, Scott has attained significant experience of bespoke and standard form contracts, claims and dispute resolution.

Scott is regularly called upon by Solicitors, contractors, subcontractors and employer organisations to assist with claims (or defence to claims) for additional costs due to delay, disruption, and defects, as well as the negotiation of such matters.

Scott has been involved in over 150 Adjudications.

Scott provides public and private seminars and training both publicly – for Contractor’s and Employers – and professional bodies, on commercial and contractual awareness, and standard form contracts (including, NEC3, NEC4, JCT, ICE, IC, GC Works, IChemE, MF1 and FIDIC).

This expert has the following cross-examination experience:

  • Adjudication
  • Mediation

This expert has recently been instructed by:

  • Browne Jacobson
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Devonshires
  • Raworths

Scott wins praise from his clients for the ability to quickly appreciate the matter and his willingness to roll up his sleeves in order to get a deep understanding of the issues.