Architecture Construction Expert 426467 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 55 years experience in the fields of Architecture and Construction. My expertise includes planning, environmental engineering, construction defects, historical preservation, and forensic examinations. I have additional experience with Hillside Land Development, Hillside Residential Design, Custom Home Design, Historic Building Preservation & 
Restoration, Multi-Family Residential Design, Commercial Development, Merchant Built Residential, Large scale land planning, Urban Renewal planning, Construction and Management, Arbitration / Mediation, Construction plans and specifications evaluation, Destructive Testing, Remedial Specifications and Design, and Specific projects & studies. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes matters involving soils, grading, foundations, concrete, rough & finish carpentry, drywall, windows, cabinetry, ceramic tile, sheet metal, stucco, siding, roofing, and cost estimating, as well as a variety of land-use and zoning matters. I also have experience with personal injury, wrongful death, and ADA cases.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include construction and environmental planning.


A.A.Los Angeles City College
University of Southern California
University California Los Angeles

Licenses Certifications

Registered State Building Designer
Registered Architect
state of California
FEMA Field Inspector
Federal Emergency Management Agency

Awards & Affiliation

The American College of Forensic Examiners
Forensic Consultants Association of Orange County
Western Developers Council
National AIA Historic Resource Committee
American Institute of Architects (AIA)

Primary Affiliation

American Institute of Architects (AIA)

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases