Omar Jassam

Associate Director, Quantum Expert

Omar Jassam

Associate Director, Quantum Expert

Omar Jassam is a quantity surveyor with over 10 years of experience in the construction industry. His experience has involved the pre-contract and post-contract phases of major projects across a variety of sectors including education, infrastructure and natural resources.

Having worked on a wide range of UK and international projects, Omar’s experience covers both bespoke and standard forms of contracts including FIDIC, JCT and NEC. He has assisted appointed quantum experts in several large construction and engineering disputes in international arbitrations.

Omar holds a first-class BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying and distinctions in both an MSc in Construction Law and Dispute Resolution, and a Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL). He was awarded several prizes from the Society of Construction Law (SCL) for examination performance, best dissertation and overall best graduate. He has also published a paper which received a commendation in the SCL Hudson Prize 2018. Omar is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.