David Pope joins as Partner in the Expert Witness and Advisory Team
17 April 2020
We are delighted that David Pope has joined our Bristol office as a Partner in the Expert Witness & Advisory Services (EWAS) team.
David will be working with Lucy Osborne, who leads the Ridge EWAS team, with a particular focus on multi-disciplinary design issues. With the appointment last year of Tim Haynes, who leads our quantum and delay team, Ridge is committed to providing our clients with leading expert, claims and advisory services.
David is a successful and experienced expert witness with a proven track record of delivering highly impactful technical opinion for clients in construction and manufacturing industry related disputes. David has contributed to successful client outcomes across all forms of dispute resolution, including court preparation and appearance.
David has assisted on claims up to £300M, both in the UK and internationally, principally in the areas of structural engineering design, steelwork fabrication and construction, quality management and Building Information Modelling (BIM). David’s work on standards committees and in quality and process audit, combined with his background in contracting and design, means he combines a deep technical knowledge with a practical understanding of industry and business processes.
As a multi-disciplinary practice, we have the technical and commercial skills to analyse the most complex of problems, to establish the facts and to find creative solutions to the most challenging of issues.