Expert 169074 - CA(N) CA(S)


Expertise Description

I have over 45 years of experience as a Professional Engineer and Architect specializing in the Engineering, Architecture, and Construction Industry, as well as in Parking Structures. I have a reputation as a premier designer of post-tensioned concrete framed structures in the United States, most notably parking structures. I have experience specializing in the design and construction of concrete buildings. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes Post-tensioned concrete building design; Parking structure slip and fall litigation; Parking Americans with Disabilities Act litigation.


Consulting Experience

My consulting services include conducting parking structure pre-construction reviews and Americans with Disabilities Act compliance reviews for parking facilities.


Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes over 45 years of experience as a consultant to the design and construction industry; as well as past ownership of an architectural and engineering firm for over 25 years.


Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
MSArchitectureCalifornia State Polytechnic University San Luis Obispo
BSArchitectural EngineeringCalifornia State Polytechnic University San Luis Obispo

Licenses Certifications

California Licensed Architect
California Licensed Professional Engineer

Awards & Affiliation

George Hasslein Interdisciplinary Studies Endowed Chair Recipient
Cal Poly
San Luis Obispo
Community Involvement Award
Structural Engineeru2019s Association of Northern California
Distinguished Teacher of the Year
Design Build Institute of America
Honored Alumni
Cal Poly
San Luis Obispo
Holder of a U.S. patent for a precast
prestressed concrete building system.

Primary Affiliation

Structural Engineer’s Association of Northern California (SEAONC)


Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases



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