Helen M. Young
New York

450 Seventh Avenue
Suite 2906
New York, NY 10123
Tel: 929-447-5500
Fax: 929-447-5507

Helen M. Young

Helen Young has over ten years of experience in the construction industry. She has provided dispute resolution services, litigation support and expert testimony on domestic and international construction claims. Her project experience includes commercial, hotel, power, waste water treatment plant, oil and gas, transportation, military housing, government facilities, and university projects. Helen utilizes CPM scheduling techniques to evaluate schedule performance and quantify time impacts.  She also supports claims investigation assignments by performing assessments of merit on technical issues and in the evaluation of damages. Prior to CPMI, Helen provided risk management and insurance brokerage services on a portfolio of over $6 billion in large capital construction projects with a specialization in Owner and Contractor Controlled Insurance Programs (OCIPs / CCIPs).

Education
  • Columbia University, B.S., Electrical Engineering, Minor in Construction Management
  • Hobart and William Smith Colleges, B.S., Physics, Minor in Mathematics
Professional Affiliations
  • Architecture, Construction and Engineering (ACE) Mentor Program
  • Association of General Contractors (AGC)
  • Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA)
Project Highlights

Oil and Refined Product Pipeline, Mexico – Delivered a detailed entitlement analysis of a $4.3 million added value electrical claim as part of a $500 million claim on a $1.35 billion oil and refined product pipeline project in Mexico.

Waste Water Treatment Plant, New York – Provided an assessment of the damages impacting the contractor due to the quality of the project contract documents on a 36-acre site in Brooklyn, NY that treats wastewater from a combined sewer service area of approximately 25.4 square miles.

Military Housing Neighborhood, North Carolina – Provided a proof of loss for an insurance carrier on a military housing development – encompassing $16.6 million of site excavation work, roadways, sanitary drainage work, and other subsurface and infrastructure work – in North Carolina.

Luxury Hotel, New York – Represented the owner on a $10 million cost overrun and schedule delay claim on a $28 million hotel, lobby and luxury suite work in New York, NY.