Expertise DescriptionI have more than 40 years experience in architecture. My expertise includes: design, codes, plans & specifications, contract administration, asbestos, lead paint, hospitals, and commercial projects. I have over 30 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Architect's failure to meet standard of care regarding crane collapse; Opinion on general contractor and subcontractor in personal injury construction accident; Indoor air (smoke) in a condominium sale; Architect's failure to meet standard of care regarding design of renovations; Contractor's failure to meet contractual requirements/code for in-law unit; Asbestos related class action suit; Mold case for single family residence against seller and real estate agent; Lead paint case against renovation contractor for two-family house; Slip and fall case at veteran's hospital, failure to meet veteran's accessibility standards; Opinion regarding payment of retainage between design/builder and carpet subcontractor.
My consulting services include: Opinions on standard of care of architects; Cost estimates relating to damages; Interpretation of codes; Failure of contractors to meet standard of care and code requirements; Asbestos, lead paint, and mold issues.
|Certificate of Architecture|
|Boston Architectural Center|
|Registered Architect in MA|
|Massachusetts Licensed Lead Inspector|
|Certified Asbestos Inspector and Designer|
|Environmental Protection Agency|
|Certified Mold Investigator|
Awards & Affiliation
American Institute of Architects
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases