Conor Kelly B. Arch, LL.B, BL, Dip EIA Mgmt, FRIAI, FCIArb, Chartered Arbitrator
Galway H91 Y2XE
Ph +353 (87) 2524256
1980: B.Arch, UCD
1988: LL.B, UCG (now NUI Galway)
1990: BL, King’s Inns
1992: Dip EIAMgmt, UCD (Environmental Impact Assessment Management)
2003: Conservation Architect, Grade 2, RIAI
2009: Accredited PSDP, RIAI
2010: Chartered Arbitrator, CIArb
2014: Accredited Adjudicator (RoI), CIArb (following joint CIArb/RIAI/EI/SCS/ACEI/Bar Council adjudication conversion course)
1980-1981: Architect, Meyer Shircore & Associates, Perth, WA, Australia,
1981: Architect, Anderson & Anderson Architects, Darwin, NT, Australia
1982-2013, Architect and Director, Simon J Kelly + Partners, Architects, Galway
2013-present, Principal, Kelly ADR, Galway
RIAI Regional Awards, 1996, 1997, 2002, 2003
Opus Building Awards, 2004
1998: Member of Expert Advisory Panel, Urban Renewal Scheme, DELG, Dublin
2000: Member of Expert Advisory Panel, Town Renewal Scheme, DELG, Dublin
2015- Member of Ministers Panel of Adjudicators, DJEI, Dublin
Appointed as Arbitrator in 56No arbitral proceedings (50 No construction, 1No professional negligence, 1No rent review, 3No ITAA and 1No SIMI disputes). Three appointments were international construction arbitrations; one appointment was a multi-party international construction arbitration. 30No awards rendered. Appointments came from RIAI, CIArb, Law Society and the Parties. Arbitrated under RIAI, Law Society, GDLA, GCCC, ITAA and SIMI contracts.
Appointed as Conciliator in 16No construction disputes, including 2No multi-party conciliations, and 1No international conciliation. An unusual assignment consisted of 2No parallel but separate conciliations (one party common to both conciliations) in respect of a protected structure. Conciliated under RIAI, GDLA and GCCC contracts.
Appointed as Mediator in 1No professional fee mediation under GCCC form of contract.
Appointed as Expert Determiner in 1No dispute under a bespoke construction contract.
Retained as architectural expert in 20No construction/architectural disputes in court and arbitral proceedings.
Party Representative in 1No multi-party construction conciliation.