Kate Hull

Co-Director of Dispute Resolution

Kate Hull is a seasoned construction engineering professional and has a growing project portfolio of engagements ranging from $1 million to $1.2 billion for clients involved in the government, residential and mixed use, and healthcare markets.

Ms. Kate Hull, Co-Director of Dispute Resolution, assists owners, contractors, and subcontractors on both proactive and forensic projects and has worked on more than 50 projects globally ranging in value from $1 million to $1.2 billion. Ms. Hull provides clients with the necessary foresight and planning to ensure their project goals and budgets are met. She performs critical path method (CPM) scheduling services, including preparation of the baseline schedule and monthly schedule updates for complex construction projects in the residential and mixed-use, government, and healthcare markets, to name a few. She also performs intricate cost estimating services including quantity takeoffs and pricing for costs such as labor, material, and equipment from project concept to closeout. Ms. Hull specializes in guiding clients involved in complex construction-related disputes through the claims and litigation process. She prepares clients’ positions in litigation, arbitration, and mediation by evaluating and analyzing schedules to quantify delays and accelerations; identifying and quantifying loss of labor productivity; and identifying construction defects.

  • Society of Women Engineers Gulf Coast Region Emerging Leader Award
  • Engineering News-Record (ENR) Top 20 Under 40 Award
  • Austin Business Journal Profiles in Power Nominee
  • The University of Texas at Austin Women in Engineering Program Champion Award
  • State Bar of Texas, Construction Law Section, Dispute Resolution Portfolio Program Fellowship
  • The University of Texas at Austin Academic Scholarship, Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
  • Master of Science in Civil Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Cockrell School of Engineering, with a Certification in the Graduate Portfolio Program in Dispute Resolution
  • Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Cockrell School of Engineering
  • Counselor, Society of Women Engineers (SWE) (Life Member; Past Speaker of the Senate – Board of Directors; Past Deputy Speaker of the Senate; Past Secretary of the Senate; Past Chair, Senate Strategic Initiatives Committee; Past Senator, Region C; Past Section Representative, Austin Professional Section; Past Section President, The University of Texas at Austin Collegiate Section)
  • Member, AACE International (AACE), Women in Project Controls Committee (Past President, Central Texas Section; Past Contributing Member, Education Board)
  • Member, Associated General Contractors (AGC), Austin Chapter
  • Member, U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), Balcones Chapter
  • Associate, American Bar Association (ABA), Forum on Construction Law
  • Member, Austin Bar Association, Construction Law Section