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Matthew L. Flax is a seasoned construction professional with years of experience, nationally and internationally, in construction management, claims, project controls, estimating, scheduling and project management.
Prior to joining J.S. Held in 2015, Matt was employed by CBRE and was responsible for leading the Project Management division in the Miami market. While at CBRE, Matt was a Senior Project Manager responsible for managing numerous ground-up and large interior build-out projects in the office, retail, industrial and multifamily sectors for both tenants and landlords. Prior to CBRE, Matt was a Director in FTI Consulting’s Construction Solutions Group and was responsible for advising clients on large construction disputes throughout the United States and the Caribbean. While at FTI, Matt also performed project controls/oversight and owner’s representative services on numerous large complex projects.
Matt's experience in the construction industry has involved commercial projects ranging in value from $25,000 to over $3 billion and includes some high profile assignments. Matt’s construction experience includes project estimating, contractor negotiation, litigation support, construction defect analyses, delay claims, change order review and analyses, preparation of scopes of work, and expert testimony.
Matt has also been involved in international arbitrations involving economic cost and damage analysis, fraud investigations, and various other consulting engagements required to perform complex financial analysis and forensic accounting.