Rhodes Group Hires Experienced Damages Expert
Pittsburgh – October 16, 2013 – The Rhodes Group, an international construction consulting firm headquartered in Pittsburgh, today announced that Laura Miller will join the firm as Director.
Laura Miller is a CPA and expert in construction-related damages who will augment the Rhodes Group’s existing cadre of testifiers and construction consultants. She has testified 18 times on damages issues as an expert witness and is experienced in issues involving terminations, defaults, limitations under Federal Acquisition Regulations and the integration of damages with schedule impacts. Ms. Miller has worked on projects ranging from nuclear construction to power plants and public housing.
According to Rhodes Group President, Andrew Rhodes, Ms. Miller is a perfect fit in the firm’s growth plan and a welcome addition to his 23-member team.
“Laura brings us an added dimension of client management skills and testifying expertise that are highly sought after in our industry,” said Mr. Rhodes. “We’ve been fortunate to develop a team over the past 14 years that is cohesive and produces exceptional work – all while remaining cost-effective and responsive to our clients’ needs. We have gained a strong reputation in our industry because of the strength of our team, and we are now even stronger with Laura aboard.”
Ms. Miller earned her B.S. degree from John Carroll University and her Masters of Business Administration from the University of Pittsburgh. She is a Certified Fraud Examiner and a licensed CPA in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
About The Rhodes Group
The Rhodes Group was founded in 1999 with two people who worked on small, local projects. The firm has since consulted on more than 600 projects in 10 countries and has become a trusted advisor to some of the world’s largest contractors, law firms and owners. The firm specializes in analyzing and quantifying project delays, disruptions and related damages. The Rhodes Group’s services span the entire lifecycle of a project — from preconstruction to completion.
The Rhodes Group also provides expert witness services, CPM scheduling, 3D/4D computer modeling, and Project Alignment Services, which focuses on early involvement in construction projects to help minimize additional risk that can result from project delays and disruptions.