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Ramskill Martin In Business Since 2002


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Our Staff

Ramskill Martin is staffed by a team of highly qualfied personnel each with years of relevant experience.

Clive RamskillClive Ramskill BSc BA (Hons) MSC MRICS

Managing Director – clive.ramskill@ramskillmartin.co.uk

Clive is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor, specialising in dispute resolution and avoidance and providing advice on commercial and contractual issues.  He has over 32 years experience working in the Construction Industry having worked in private practice, contracting and sub-contracting.  Clive has a BSc in Quantity Surveying, a BA (Hons) in Business Studies and an MSc in Construction Law and Arbitration.

Gary MartinGary Martin Dip.Arb FRICS FCIArb
Director – gary.martin@ramskillmartin.co.uk

Gary is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor, Adjudicator and Arbitrator and also regularly acts as Expert Witness He is a visiting lecturer at Nottingham Trent University. Gary specialises in advising Main Contractors and Specialist Sub-Contractors on dispute avoidance, dispute resolution, contractual legal issues and on the quantum aspects of disputes. Gary first began in the Construction Industry in 1971 and has worked in both PQS and Contracting Organisations. Gary has acted as an Adjudicator on more than 200 occasions and regularly provides advice in the adjudication process. Gary has a diploma in Arbitration and is a fellow of the RICS and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

Nick Cheetham

Nick Cheetham BSc (Hons) MRICS
Director – nick.cheetham@ramskillmartin.co.uk

Nick has over 21 years of experience in the construction industry and is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyor, specialising in various dispute resolution methods (Negotiation, Adjudication, Arbitration). Nick represents companies in negotiation and adjudication, insolvency, commercial management, formal and informal claim preparation and quantity surveying.

Nic Kidd BEng (Hons) CEng FIMechE
Director – nic.kidd@ramskillmartin.co.uk

Nic is a Planning and Programming Consultant and Delay Analyst. Nic’s background is in Mechanical Engineering having worked as a Mechanical Design Engineer in the nuclear industry and as a Project Engineer and Project Manager for the construction of new hydro power stations in India and South Africa. Nic’s twelve years experience in Project Management is supplemented by seven years as a Mechanical Engineer. Nic has a BEng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from Sheffield University and has been a Chartered Engineer (CEng) since 1994.

David Tatham BSc (Hons) GDip (Law) MSc ICIOB

Consultant – david.tatham@ramskillmartin.co.uk

David is a Construction Contract Consultant qualified to MSc level who is also experienced in Planning and Programming.  He also has experience as a Site Engineer having worked on a range of projects for a major contractor.  David has successfully completed his MSc in Construction Law and Dispute Dispute Resolution in 2010.

Mark Pountney BA (Hons). MA (Hons). ACIArb.

Consultant – mark.pountney@ramskillmartin.co.uk

Mark is a Quantity Surveyor with nearly 10 years’ experience of working with both main contractors and consultants. He has worked on projects with main contractors ranging from £7.5m through to a £65m PFI scheme. Since joining Ramskill Martin he has worked on a number of disputes ranging from £50k up to £1m as well as EOT and Loss & Expense claims worth up to £0.5m. Mark is looking to become a chartered member of the RICS in the near future.

Administration Team

Eileen Jennison in our Belper Office – please contact Eileen on mail@ramskillmartin.co.uk. and Frances Sawicki in our Sheffield Office – please contact Frances on frances.sawicki@ramskillmartin.co.uk

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