New Senior Contracts Consultant

Arbicon Appoints New Senior Contracts Consultant


Arbicon are pleased to announce the appointment of John Elven as Senior Consultant, adding to its expertise in NEC, civil engineering and construction contracts.

With a career of over 30 years focussing on dispute resolution and avoidance, John has supported major contracting businesses across the construction and civil engineering industry, providing contractual advice with informed recommendations in situations where disputes have occurred and require practical solutions and resolution. He has exceptional knowledge of NEC contracts and has carried out contractual reviews and screening for NEC, JCT, FIDIC and ICE contract forms, advising commercial teams on improvements to existing procedures and processes to minimise or avoid disputes.  

John specialises in the preparation of cases for Arbitration and Adjudication and has frequently acted as Party Representative for payment disputes, extension of time and loss and expense claims, as well as contract termination and contra charge issues.

John has gained considerable experience in a variety of construction and civil engineering projects, including building, groundworks, drainage, infrastructure, major roadworks, water treatment works, pipelines, marine cabling, utilities, energy, demolition, and remediation.

If you need any contractual advice, require any clauses to be checked or would like a contract written, please contact Arbicon on or call 01733 233737.