Risk Management and Construction Claims Consulting

DeSimone’s Risk Management and Construction Claims Consulting Practice is comprised of structural engineers, facade and building envelope architects, MEP professionals, and forensic consultants who provide expert risk and liability management services for all types of clients and developments. As a collaborative unit of specialties, our in-house team offers a combination of services including project advisory and dispute resolution, as well as surety industry consulting.

By integrating the firm’s design, forensic, and construction claim professionals, DeSimone uniquely sets itself apart from the competition by providing expert guidance and advisory services throughout the entire life cycle of a project.

Specific services offered include:

Project Advisory & Dispute Resolution Services:
  • Project Life Cycle Planning and Program Management
  • Pre-Loss Risk Evaluation of Capital Programs/Projects
  • Change Management
  • Claims Analysis, Preparation & Defense
  • Cost and Damages Analysis
  • Labor Productivity Analysis
  • CPM Schedule Analysis of Delays
  • Builders Risk and Insurance Claims
  • Contract Termination Claims
  • Expert Testimony, Reports and Trial Assistance
Surety Industry Consulting Services:
  • Distressed Project and Contract Assessment
  • CPM Schedule Analysis – Project Completion Scheduling
  • Cost-to-Complete Analysis
  • Value Engineering & Scope of Work Analysis/Compliance
  • Path Forward Risk Mitigation
  • Completion Contracting Services
  • REA Preparation & Expert Testimony