64 LAWYER MONTHLY ADR AWARDS 2023 Contracts & Claims Services of the Year Accomplished Contracts & Claims Expert Edifice ProMaC About Dr. Ram As a qualified mechanical engineer (Aberdeen), Dr. RAM has been working in the engineering, design, and construction industries for over 35 years. He has extensive experience with the claims preparation process and construction dispute resolution. Dr. RAM is regularly called upon to serve in the capacity of a technical, delay, or quantum expert. Dr. RAM has provided testimony in international arbitration forums and is a renowned expert in construction claims. In Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Europe, and the UK, he offers expert reports and testimony for disputes ranging from millions to those exceeding $1 billion. He has served as an expert witness in cases involving construction management, trade contract usage, cost, schedule, and productivity, with resultant delay and disruption. His professional background consists of mechanical engineering, construction, project management, project contract management, and analysis of construction claims. He has a solid track record of directing high-profile, large-scale worldwide construction initiatives, with a particular emphasis on cost management, scheduling, and reporting. He is a project and programme leader who has a demonstrated track record. In addition, he has direct experience working as a Client, an EPC and consultant on a variety of projects, including industrial, process, and utility work as well as power generation, oil and gas, and infra-structure projects. Dr. RAM also holds Ph.D.s in Construction Law and Project Management from the University of the West of England MIDDLE EAST Dr. RAM (UWE, UK) and the University of Salford (UK), respectively. Not only is he well-versed in construction law and an active member of the CIOB, RICS, CIArb, SCL, UK, and AACE, but he has also written extensively and published several papers on construction disputes. Expertise • Worked in multibillion dollar projects’ whole lifecycle. • Competence in legal and contractual laws governing projects with international exposure. • Demonstrable expertise in preparing and winning cost claims and extensions of time. • Command in both prospective and retrospective forensic analysis. • Extensive experience in mediation, adjudication, and arbitration. • Domain Exposure: Airports, Metro-rail, Pipelines, Refineries, Subsea works and Infrastructure.