Navigant (NYSE: NCI) announced today that John Livengood has joined Navigant’s Global Construction Practice as a Managing Director in the San Francisco office. Livengood brings nearly 40 years of experience in construction design, delay analysis and litigation support, and will assist clients with cost and schedule disputes related to major construction projects.
“The addition of a seasoned, senior professional in San Francisco enables us to better serve our clients who are located on the west coast,” said Darin L. Buchalter, Americas Practice Leader of the Global Construction Practice. “John’s strong reputation and credentials as a claims expert, coupled with his active involvement in the construction industry, is an ideal complement to our existing prowess in infrastructure finance, construction accounting, engineering and architectural matters.”
Livengood is a registered architect and attorney with proficiencies in architectural design, construction, government contracts, claims analysis, litigation support, mediation, arbitration and international contracts. He has given expert testimony in various Federal and State courts, in proceedings before boards of contract appeals, arbitrations and mediations on scheduling, damages and causation issues. A sought-after speaker and author, he has written and lectured on issues of claims, delay, productivity and the implications of green or sustainable technology on claims.
Livengood has consulted on dozens of major construction projects, including Wilson Bridge in Washington, DC, The Bronx Court House, the Big Dig in Boston, Hong Kong's Chek Lap Kok Airport and the Chunnel Project. He is active in both the American Bar Association Forum on the Construction Industry and is the Vice-President, Finance for Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering (AACE) International.For more information about Navigant’s Global Construction Practice, go to www.navigant.com/construction. About Navigant Navigant (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global expert services firm dedicated to assisting clients in creating and protecting value in the face of critical business risks and opportunities. Through senior level engagement with clients, Navigant professionals combine technical expertise in Disputes and Investigations, Economics, Financial Advisory and Management Consulting, with business pragmatism in the highly regulated Construction, Energy, Financial Services and Healthcare industries to support clients in addressing their most critical business needs. More information about Navigant can be found at www.navigant.com.