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Bill Bordill

Head of Contracts & Commercial

Bill Bordill

Professional Profile

 William (Bill) Bordill is an experienced and accredited Quantum Expert with testifying experience. He is also a dispute resolver who brings insight gained over three decades in senior positions with both contractor and consultant organisations.

Bill has over 35 years of experience in the construction and engineering industries and has built a robust professional career on a foundation of ‘first principles’ initially gained in the office of an international Chartered Quantity Surveyor. He has since held senior positions within; consultancy, main contractor, subcontractor and manufacturer/supplier organisations. He is both experienced and qualified in matters relating to; commercial project control, contracts, quantum and disputes (strategy, management and resolution).

Bill operates as the discipline lead for quantity surveying within Decipher Consulting. This, coupled with his roles as an APC Assessor for RICS and Examiner for CInstCES, enables him to remain up to date by maintaining a direct and active involvement with current issues on live projects across the construction and civil engineering sectors.

He has a strong sense of responsibility and inputs enthusiasm, passion, resilience and integrity to the assignments he is involved with. These attributes, when combined with the depth of his experience and his natural assertiveness enable him to provide credible and robust, independent expert reports/opinion evidence. As a dispute resolver, Bill regularly receives appointments from several ADR panels/registers.

Bill Bordill's Qualifications and Professional Membership

Advanced Diploma in Quantity Surveying – SalTec/RICS (Adv. Dip. QS) 

Diploma in Construction Adjudication – CIArb (Dip. Const. Adj.) 

Qualified Dispute Resolver (Expert Determination) – TAE (QDR – ED) 

Advanced Professional Award in Expert Witness Evidence – LET/RICS (APAEWE) 

Fellow of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS) 

Fellow of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb) 

Fellow of Chartered Institute of Civil Engineering Surveyors (FCInstCES) 

Member of Chartered Institute of Building (MCIOB) 

Accredited Expert Witness – The Academy of Experts (MAE) 

Registered Expert Witness – RICS 

Accredited Expert Determiner – The Academy of Experts 

Panel Construction Adjudicator – various panels, see below 

APC Assessor – RICS and Examiner – CInstCES 

Branch Committee Member – Chartered Institute of Arbitrators 

Member of Arbrix 

Member of Society of Construction Law 

Member of Adjudication Society 

Member of Arbitration Club – City & Law Courts Branch

Other Leadership Members