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Bill McConnell PE, JD, MSCE, CDT

Chief Executive Officer, Board Member

Bill McConnell is a co-founder and the CEO of The Vertex Companies, LLC, an international AEC firm. Bill is a seasoned expert witness for domestic and international megaproject disputes. He has testified nearly 200 times, most notably for quantum/damages, scheduling, allocation, productivity, termination, and standard of care opinions. Recently published, Bill is a frequent presenter at many construction, engineering, and law conferences each year. Learn more about his book, titled Fundamentals of Construction Claims: A 9-Step Guide for General Contractors, Subcontractors, Architects, Engineers, and Owners.

Education & Certification

Ph.D., Civil Engineering & Construction Management, University of Colorado, Anticipated Graduation 2020
J.D., Sturm College of Law, University of Denver
M.S., Civil Engineering, Columbia University
B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Maine

Professional Engineer Licenses: AL, AZ, AR, CO, FL, GA, ID, IL, IA, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, NE, NY, NC, OR, TX, WV, WI