JENSEN HUGHES offers a full range of construction claim and advisory services customized to meet the needs of each individual project for developers, owners, contractors and municipalities. Our Construction Claims consulting services provide objective and unbiased opinions in a clear manner.

25% of Construction projects across North America are affected by disruption delay or defects

​There are a number of complex factors that can hinder the success of a project. These challenges can result in inflated budgets or extended schedules, which often become the basis of construction disputes.

Quantifying damages and assigning responsibility requires an in-depth and objective assessment of the many varied and often connected details that can impact a project.

​At JENSEN HUGHES we have the unique ability to capture the complete story of events, becoming familiar with the distinctive elements of each project. There is no standard formula – every project requires a specific, tailored approach.

Our experts believe in early prevention or risk reduction. Regardless of the project lifecycle challenges, JENSEN HUGHES can assist from beginning to end.


construction claims services

​When disputes or challenges arise on a project, our clients rely on our objective technical analysis of schedule and cost issues, in-depth knowledge of industry standards of practice, and litigation support services. We focus on clear identification of root causes of change, delay, acceleration, disruption and other unforeseen events. Next steps include assigning responsibility and quantifying fiscal damages. Our involvement enhances our clients’ decision-making capabilities, and can significantly reduce their financial risk and exposure.

Construction claims services provided:

  • Claims Evaluation
  • Claims Preparation
  • Expert Reports
  • Litigation Support
  • Productivity Studies
  • Schedule Analysis
  • Damage Quantification


Our experienced team provides a full range of project risk management, planning and cost estimating services.  These enable our clients to increase their control of projects, address issues as they arise, and help discover hidden opportunities. During the course of a project, our services can help clients maintain project momentum, administer project controls, and tackle any obstacle from an insightful and objective perspective.

Project advisory services provided:

  • Tender Review
  • Cost Estimating and Valuation
  • Project Risk Analysis
  • Opportunity Identification
  • Scheduling
  • Project Control
  • Contract Administration
  • Project Monitoring

Our Mission

With an emphasis on value, JENSEN HUGHES Construction Claims and Advisory Services provides iron clad, clear, innovative and objective advice on commercial elements of construction and technical challenges.

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For specific questions regarding JENSEN HUGHES’ Construction Claims and Advisory Services, please contact:

Steven T. F. Karst, MBA
Construction Claims & Advisory Lead
2150 Islington Avenue
Suite 100
Toronto ON M9P 3V4
Office: +1-647-361-1940
Cell: +1-416-802-5630