Nicolas is a quantity surveyor with over 20 years’ experience representing clients and contractors in various roles.
He is well versed in running complex multi-disciplinary construction projects in the rail, infrastructure, civils and oil and gas sectors. Nicolas is experienced in drafting and negotiating contractual arrangements, and seeing large projects through from inception to final account completion. He has experience of many standard forms including FIDIC, IChemE and NEC3.
Nicolas has worked on construction disputes for over 10 years. He has been appointed as quantum expert in an ICC Arbitration relating to the construction of a mosque in Algeria, and another dispute regarding the design and construction of an underground storage facility in France. Nicolas frequently supports Fairway’s experts in the analysis and preparation of reports and is currently assisting on a large oil and gas dispute in the Middle East. He has also helped clients prepare and defend claims including participating in the preparation and defence of adjudications. He is fluent in both French and English.