Hill International Tops List of World’s Premier Construction Expert Witness Practices

PHILADELPHIA, June 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that it has been recognized by Who’s Who Legal as the leading construction expert witness practice in the world.

The website, in its most comprehensive research to date, identified 103 of the leading construction expert witnesses from 55 firms around the world. Hill had more of its professionals included on the list than any other firm, with 17 experts included from Hill offices in the U.S., Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia. An analysis of the site’s research can be viewed at: http://whoswholegal.com/news/analysis/article/33144/construction-expert-witnesses-2016-analysis.

“We are pleased that 17 of our leading experts have been recognized by Who’s Who Legal and stand prominently among the industry’s most sought-after experts,” said Frederic Z. Samelian, PMP, MCIArb, President of Hill’s Construction Claims Group. “We congratulate all of our experts identified by Who’s Who Legal for their contributions to the expert practice worldwide,” added Samelian.

Who’s Who Legal, published since 1996 by Law Business Research Ltd., identifies the foremost legal practitioners in multiple areas of business law. The site features over 17,000 of the world’s leading private practice lawyers from over 100 national jurisdictions. The site prides itself on the integrity and authority of its findings. For more information on Who’s Who Legal, please visit their website at www.whoswholegal.com.

Hill International, with 4,600 professionals in 60 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management, construction claims and other consulting services primarily to the buildings, transportation, environmental, energy and industrial markets. Engineering News-Record magazine recently ranked Hill as the seventh largest construction management firm in the United States. For more information on Hill, please visit our website at www.hillintl.com.

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