- Bachelor of Science BSc (Hons) (2011)
- Member, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors MRICS (2014)
- Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators MCIArb (2018)
- Master of Laws LLM (2020)
Expert Witness Snapshot
Maximilian Benz is a chartered quantity surveyor and an experienced contracts manager with over eight years’ experience, this includes working for professional quantity surveying consultancies with contractors and developers. In the last five years, Maximilian has layered this experience with expert witness and claims work for quantum matters in formal disputes.
Maximilian has developed considerable knowledge having worked on a number of iconic construction projects globally, in the leisure, commercial, retail, rail, oil and gas and aerospace sectors. These projects range from office fit out projects to multibillion-dollar funded airports.
Maximilian has managed commissions to determine the contractual basis for claims, conducting forensic analyses of project data and accounts to determine the quantum (value), undertaking contract review and drafting reports for the defence and implementation of claims and expert determinations.
Maximilian’s areas of expertise include claims management, commercial management, risk management, quantum analysis and assessment, capital project advisory, estimating, tendering, contract advisory and post contract administration.
To date, his geographical experience includes Australia, Algeria, Bahrain, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Macau, Malaysia, Malta, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, the Republic of Korea, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom