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  • Norway
    October 2014
    Mediations / Adjudications / DRBs / Negotiations
    Space & Defense Contracting
    Jones Day was retained by WESCO Distribution, Inc. to investigate a $62 million claim for alleged project delays and extra costs related to the construction of six high speed military boats for the Royal Navy of Norway. Read More
  • Taiwan
    March 2011
    Arbitrations
    Space & Defense Contracting
    Successfully defended client in arbitration claim for time and costs filed by its subcontractor and prevailed in the counterclaim with respect to a very high profile defense project constructed under cooperation of Taiwan and a foreign government. Read More
  • K-25 Main Plant Demolition Project
    United States
    Arbitrations, Trials/Litigation
    Fossil/Nuclear Power Plants, Space & Defense Contracting
    On behalf of Department of Energy contractor, defended against claims by subcontractor for alleged differing site conditions, interference in work operations, improper bidding practices and fraud in connection with a subcontract to demolish and dispose of radioactive waste from contaminated process buildings associated with the K-25 uranium enrichment plant, built as part of the Manhattan Project. Contact: Andrew D. Ness
  • Missile Defense System Test-Bed Project
    United States
    Arbitrations, Mediations / Adjudications / DRBs / Negotiations
    Space & Defense Contracting
    Represented contractor in delay and other claims involving winter work in Alaska. Contact: Kent W. Lindsay
  • Department of Energy Radioactive Waste Landfill
    United States
    Trials/Litigation
    Space & Defense Contracting
    Disputed with a design-build environmental remediation subcontractor relating to a radioactive waste landfill at the Department of Energy facility. Contact: Andrew D. Ness
  • Spent Nuclear Fuel Facility
    United States
    Mediations / Adjudications / DRBs / Negotiations
    Space & Defense Contracting
    Negotiated no-cost termination of a privatization contract with the Department of Energy to design, license, build and operate a processing and storage facility for spent nuclear fuel. Also resolved several substantial claims for additional compensation. Contact: Andrew D. Ness.
  • Melton Valley Project
    United States
    Construction, Engineering & Project Contracts
    Space & Defense Contracting
    Restructuring of Department of Energy privatization contract for design/build/operation of a facility for re-packaging and processing nuclear waste from a firm-fixed price to a cost reimbursable contract. Also resolved $18 million in disputes. Contact: Andrew D. Ness
  • Titan II Missile Project
    United States
    2000
    Mediations / Adjudications / DRBs / Negotiations
    Space & Defense Contracting
  • NASA Mobile Launch Platform
    United States
    Trials/Litigation
    Space & Defense Contracting
    Trial arising out of project to reconfigure the space shuttle mobile launch platform. Contact: Kent W. Lindsay
  • Pit 9 Radioactive Waste Remediation Project
    United States
    Trials/Litigation
    Fossil/Nuclear Power Plants, Space & Defense Contracting
    Counseled two senior executives of Department of Energy contractor regarding their duties and responsibilities in complex conflict of interest situation and in resulting litigation between two subsidiaries of the same parent company. Contact: Andrew D. Ness.
  • U.S. Navy Destroyer Fan Motors Litigation
    United States
    Mediations / Adjudications / DRBs / Negotiations
    Space & Defense Contracting
    Claims by subcontractor and U.S. Navy relating to defective ventilation fans on Arleigh Burke class destroyer. Contact: David Buoncristiani.
  • Peace Shield Project
    Saudi Arabia
    Trials/Litigation
    Space & Defense Contracting
    Claims arising out of defense installation in Saudi Arabia. Contact: David Buoncristiani/Kent W. Lindsay.
  • Titan IV Mobile Launch Platform
    United States
    Trials/Litigation
    Space & Defense Contracting
    Defended Martin Marietta against $120 million claim from design-build subcontractor arising out of construction of mobile launch platform for Titan IV missiles. Contact: David Buoncristiani.
  • Consolidated Space Operations Center
    United States
    Mediations / Adjudications / DRBs / Negotiations, Trials/Litigation
    Space & Defense Contracting
    Represented contractor in claims against federal government in trial before Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals and in mini-trial. Contact: David Buoncristiani

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John Cooper
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+61.2.8272.0500
Sydney