Basil Alexander '06 (JD) Named to Building Design & Construction's "40 Under 40" List

Washington (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) (May 10, 2013)  - Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that Basil P. Alexander, '06 (JD), PE, CPE, CCE, PSP, LEED AP, Managing Consultant with Hill's Construction Claims Group, has been named by Building Design & Construction magazine to its eighth annual "40 Under 40" list of outstanding young professionals in the architecture, engineering and construction industry. 

Alexander is based out of Hill's Washington, DC office. He has over 10 years of experience in cost estimating, construction economics, cost audits and project controls. His construction claims experience includes expert testimony, claim mitigation, project closeout negotiations and construction auditing. Alexander earned his B.Eng. in civil engineering from Cooper Union and his J.D. from the University of San Diego. He is a Certified Professional Estimator, a Certified Cost Engineer, a Planning and Scheduling Professional, a LEED Accredited Professional and he is a registered Professional Engineer and a licensed Attorney in California and Washington, DC.

"Basil is the fourth professional from Hill to have been included on this prestigious list," said David L. Richter, Hill's President and Chief Operating Officer. "He is a valuable member of our Washington, DC office and he is well deserving of this honor," added Richter.

The list was included in the magazine's May 2013 issue.

About Hill Internartional

Hill International, with 3,800 professionals in 100 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management and construction claims and consulting services. Engineering News-Record magazine recently ranked Hill as the 8th largest construction management firm in the United States. For more information on Hill, visit www.hillintl.com.

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