Roger Knowles

Biography

Roger Knowles was born in 1937 in Warrington and raised during World War II and the early post war years. He left school at 16 years of age and commenced work as a trained Quantity Surveyor. He secured his qualification as a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and in his late twenties he qualified as a Barrister. He founded James R Knowles in 1973, a company of Construction Disputes Resolution Consultants, offering a one-stop shop which was the first in its field. This became the only alternative method of formally resolving disputes in the construction industry without the need to employ a firm of Solicitors. The company became a world-wide phenomenon.

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Books

50 Plus Recent Events which Helped Shape or Shocked the Nation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
What Would Make Your List? Writer Roger Knowles has assembled a comprehensive list of the most critical events
Somebody Up There Likes Us
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,270. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This fascinating autobiography of both the man and his company is a masterclass in establishing, developing and expanding a business, with all the rationale thrown in. Who would think a book about dispute resolution in the building industry could be so riveting?

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