Becoming an Adjudicator

If you have experience in the construction industry, or are a lawyer and have proven competency in the construction contracts act and its adjudication provisions you may qualify for membership of the AANZ. If you think you qualify you can download more information and an Application Form below.

Current AANZ Adjudicators

All AANZ Adjudicators have three things in common - an in-depth knowledge on the New Zealand Building Code and AS/NZS Standards especially s it pertains to dispute resolution, extensive experience in the Construction industry, usually with many years of hands-on leadership, and a shared commitment to achieving a fair and reasonable resolution with impartiality and professionalism.
Vladimir (Vlado) Milinovic
Qualifications: BE (Civil). CPeng.

Vladimir is a fully qualified New Zealand registered engineer (B.C. CPeng) with significant local project management experience

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Thomas Jones
B.Sc., LL.M. (Master of Laws - Construction Law), FRICS, MNZIQS, AMINZ, LBP Site 3

Building & Civil Engineering. Construction and contract management. Cost, quality, scope and delay analysis. Dispute resolution.

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Scott Gazley

Scott is a highly experienced commercial litigator in the areas of construction, negligence, property, and insurance law.

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Ronald Esveld
Qualifications: B.Arch. (Auck.) 1981, BBS-Dispute Res.(Massey) 2014 Memberships: FNZIA, SCL

Areas of expertise: Quality Assurance. Construction Law. Design, technical detailing, documentation, tendering and administration as architect for large and small contracts of various building types. Weathertight technical and remediation expertise. Technical services procurement, including joint ventures. Sustainable and universal design.

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Roger Forde
Registered Quantity Surveyor, NZCQS, ANZIQS, NEC4 ECC Accredited Project Manager, Bach. Appl. Mgmt. (Project and Strategic)

Commercial procurement, construction methodology, and contract administration for vertical infrastructure. Cost and time analysis supporting project management process to evaluate outcomes defined under the contract.

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Rex Moyle
Qualifications: Graduate, Massey University, Dispute Resolution Diploma

Areas of expertise: Qualified builder, arbitrator/mediator, project management, advocate, expert witness service, weathertight homes issues.

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Paul Probett
Qualifications NZCB, MNZIBS, AAMINZ, MBOINZ, AccMLEADR, ANZLS, BRANZ Certificate in Adjudication

Areas of expertise: Expert witness - building, material failures, WHRS issues, dispute advocate.

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Noel Jellyman
Qualifications: Site 2 Licensed Building Practitioner, BRANZ Certificate in Adjudication, BRANZ course in weathertight design, qualified design/build builder for more than 35 years

Areas of expertise: Building inspections, reports, design quantity surveying & pricing, adjudications, advocate, expert witness.

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Kelvin Walls
Qualifications: NZCE, NZCB, M Phil, PhD, FEngNZ, MRICS, BRANZ Certificate in Adjudication

Areas of expertise: Building Act & Code, construction management, dispute resolution expert evidence, failure investigation, technical opinions, contracts, all types of construction.

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Jonathan Albery
BSc(Hons) Construction Management, Master of Construction (Construction Law)

Project Management, contract administration, contract drafting and interpretation, delay analysis.

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Deep Purusram
LLB (Hons) UK, GCert (NZ), PG Cert (Int Comm Law) UK, Member NZ Law Society & ADLS

Dispute Resolution, Construction Litigation, Contract Law & Interpretation, Mediator, Adjudicator, Legal advice on construction contracts, Legal representation in construction disputes & adjudication.

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David Finnie
MConstr(Constr Law)(dist), BConsr(QS), PhD, GCTLT, NatDipQS, AANZ, MNZIQS, MSCLNZ, MZIOB Chartered Building Professional, LBP (Site 2 & Carp)

I love working on projects that make a real difference in construction industry and education.

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Danny Lu
Qualifications: MConsLaw, BCons QS, MNZIQS, MNZIOB

Areas of expertise: Quantity Surveying, Contract Management, Contract Administration

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Bevan Smith
Qualifications: NZCB, Dip Business - New Ventures, RMBOINZ

Areas of expertise: Building Act & Building Code, construction inspections, building reports.

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Aurora Chen
MConst, BConst, PGDipBus, BEcon MNZIQS

Quantity Surveying, Contract Administration, Procurement strategy, Commercial management, Training

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Ali Johar
BE (Chemical), Dip Q.S, GradDip Marketing, Cert Finance, PGDip (Construction Law)

Dispute Resolution, Mediation & Project Management.

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Alex Shaw
Qualifications: B.Arch, ANZIA, BRANZ Certificate in Adjudication

Areas of expertise: Architecture & construction of large & small projects of virtually all types.

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Lawrence Jones
Dip Surv (QS) FRICS, MCIArb, A.AMINZ, MAANZ (President)

Experienced senior construction professional (chartered quantity surveyor) with varied experience in the consultancy, construction, infrastructure, oil and gas and electrical infrastructure industries.

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Robert Ashcroft
B.E. [Civil]. Member Society Construction Law. Member Project Management Institute. Fellow Arbitrators and Mediators Institute of NZ: member of the Arbitrators’ Panel and the Adjudicators’ List.

Ashcroft & Associates Ltd provides expert strategic support in relation to procurement of capital works projects, and independent professional dispute resolution services in relation to construction contracts.

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