Newport Beach & Rancho Mirage, CA
Hedley Construction & Development Inc.

Construction & Real Estate Development Expert Witness Service

Construction Managers, General Contractors, Developers

George Hedley offers construction expert witness and real estate development consulting and litigation support services throughout California including Southern California, Orange County, Los Angeles County, Riverside County and San Bernardino County.

George Hedley is founder and President of Hedley Construction & Development Inc., a general contractor and commercial real estate developer. Since 1977 they have built more than 1,000 projects totaling over 15 million square feet costing over $700 million. Hedley has been listed numerous times in the top 20 largest general contractors located in Orange County. Hedley's many projects include: commercial & industrial buildings; retail stores & shopping centers; manufacturing facilities & corporate headquarters; office & medical buildings; self storage mini-warehouses; tenant improvements & renovations; and off-site street improvements & land developments. In addition he has built and remodeled several custom homes and apartment projects.

Real Estate Development Expert Witness Services

George Hedley offers real estate development expert witness, consulting and litigation support services throughout California including Southern California, Orange County, Los Angeles County, Riverside County and San Bernardino County. As a commercial real estate developer, George Hedley has participated as the General Partner, LLC manager or principal in the ownership, investment, development, acquisition, financing, planning, design, construction, and management of over 1,500,000 square feet of commercial, industrial, office, retail and residential projects. George’s Real Estate Development specialties includes entitlements, design, engineering, permitting, bank loans, construction, tenant improvements, LLC management, real estate development practices, property management, investor disputes, pro-formas, budgets, and development standard practices.

Construction Expert Witness & Consulting services we offer:

  • Construction Business Practices
  • Construction Claims & Disputes
  • Contractor Standard Practices

  • Project Site Inspections & Reports
  • Contract Claims Analysis & Disputes
  • Field Operations & Project Management

  • Cost Estimating & Bidding
  • Standard Of Care
  • Change Order Analysis

  • Defect Analysis & Remedies
  • Plans & Specifications Review
  • Project Completion & Scheduling
George Hedley, Construction Expert

In-Depth Experience!

George Hedley is the founder and President of Hedley Construction and Development Inc., a major general contractor, developer, and construction managers headquartered in Orange County. Since 1977 we have built more than 1,000 projects totaling in excess of 15 million square feet of commercial, office, industrial and self-storage building projects valued at more than $700,000,000. George is also the Past President of Associated Builders & Contractors, Southern California Builders Association and the Orange County Builders Association.

George Hedley's CV Includes:

    Past President Of:

  • Associated Builders & Contractors
  • Southern California Builders Association
  • Orange County Builders Associatio

Construction Industry Expert Speaker

George also owns HARDHAT Presentations as a speaker and author to the construction industry. He presents over 50 workshops and speeches annually to construction associations and companies across the USA. He is the author of 8 Construction Books on Estimating, Field Management and Contracts and has over 150 of his articles published in numerous construction industry magazines including "Construction Business Owner, “Concrete Magazine,” Masonry Magazine" and “Metal Buildings.”

Positive Litigation Results!

Our in-depth knowledge of the construction and development process allows us to provide trusted professional "hands-on" construction expert witness consulting services. We have successfully worked on several cases for major law firms, have testified for plaintiffs and defendants, can help manage your case or assist you select the right team of experts.
Contact George directly to request more information, CV, fees, references or schedule an appointment to discuss a case.

Call George Hedley @ 800-851-8553 or E-mail @

George Hedley Resume & Partial CV:

  • 1977 to Present - Hedley Construction & Development Inc. - President, Owner, Founder
  • 1975 - Linkletter Properties - Construction Division Manager
  • 1974 - Alex Robertson Company - Project Engineer & Field Supervisor
  • 1972 - Bechtel Corporation - Civil - Structural Engineer
  • University of Southern California 1972 BS - Civil /Structural Engineering
  • California Contractors License: General Building Contractor # 316,808

Awards & Service

  • Construction "Entrepreneur of the Year" 1988 - Ernst & Young and 'Venture' magazine
  • Past President - Southern California Builders Association
  • Past President - Associated Builders & Contractors
  • Past President - Orange County Builders Association
  • Past Board Of Directors - National Association Of Industrial & Office Parks
  • American Arbitration Association - Orange County Construction Arbitrator

Books Written & Published By George Hedley:

  • Profit 101 For Contractors
  • Profit-Driven Estimating & Bidding Strategies
  • General Contracts & Subcontracts 101
  • Construction Financial Management 101
  • Construction Field & Project Management Systems
  • Get Your Business To Work!

Convincing Presentation Style!

George Hedley’s in-depth knowledge of contracting and real estate development allows him to provide trusted ‘hands-on’ construction expert witness consulting services.

Speaking Engagements At National Construction Conferences & Conventions

  • National Association Of Home Builders
  • Remodeling Association
  • World of Concrete
  • Associated General Contractors
  • American Society of Professional Estimators
  • Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors
  • National Electrical Contractors Association
  • National Ready Mix Concrete Association
  • Building Officials & Code Administrators
  • National Utility Contractors Association
  • American Subcontractors Association
  • American Fire Sprinklers Association
  • Construction Specifications Institute
  • Associated Builders & Contractors


Regular Monthly Magazine Columnist
    George Hedley Has Written Over 125 Published Articles

  • Concrete Today
  • Construction Business Owner
  • Construction News
  • Masonry
  • Metal Building
  • Rural Builder
  • Wood Flooring
  • Association Magazines: AGC, ABC, NUCA, PDCA, WFA, NTA, NWFCA

Speaking Presentations & Seminars Taught By George Hedley

  • The Business Success Blueprint For Contractors
  • Field & Project Management Systems
  • Calculate Accurate Labor, Materials, Overhead & Profit
  • Project Leadership For Supervisors & Managers
  • Estimating & Bidding Strategies That Work
  • Negotiated & Design-Build Contracts
  • Improving & Maximizing Field Productivity

Hedley Construction & Development Inc.
   - Partial List Construction Clients

  • Aetna Life Insurance
  • Univ. of California Irvine
  • Apria Healthcare
  • British Aerospace
  • Church of the Foothills
  • Circuit City
  • Coca Cola Foods
  • Costco / Price Club
  • Toys 'R Us
  • The Irvine Company
  • Insight Health Services
  • Kimberly Clark
  • United States Marine Corp.
  • McDonnell Douglas
  • Mervyn's
  • Nabisco Brands, Inc.
  • Sheraton Hotel
  • Home Depot
  • The Orange County Register
  • Gateway Computers
  • Albertsons
  • WalMart Stores, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • K- Mart


For Experience & Integrity, Contact George Hedley now!

Contact George Hedley by E-mail or call to get a complete copy of his CV and Fee Schedule and ask how he can help your case.
Email: Or Phone:  800-851-8553       

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