Expertise DescriptionI have over 30 years experience as an architect. I specialize in the determination of size, cost and schedule requirements for a diverse range of projects including banks, research laboratories, police facilities, governmental facilities, educational campuses, manufacturing buildings, restaurants, office buildings, and medical complexes. My other areas of expertise include project planning, needs assessment studies, project conceptualization, implementation strategies, and project management. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Design defect; Construction defect; Slip and fall; Water intrusion; Delay claim/scheduling defect; Cost control/quality control.
My consulting services include over 30 cases, such as Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) access, Scope of work, and Value received.
I have worked extensively on high-value institutional projects and well understand the specific roles of the entire design team. I have a great deal of experience with shower/locker rooms including multiple police facilities, community colleges, high schools, and middle schools.
I have worked on several California Pizza Kitchen Restaurants, in addition to Sizzler, McDonald's, and the Warehouse Restaurant & Banquet Facility.
I have been involved in eight ADA site investigations to resolve ADA claims. In addition, I have represented the Owner on making ADA corrections at two hospitals and a variety of smaller buildings.
|MBA||Business Administration||University of California||Los Angeles|
|MA||Architecture||University of California||Berkeley|
|BA||Environmental Design||University of California||Berkeley|
|California Licensed Architect|
|Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)|
Awards & Affiliation
American Institute of Architects
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases