Built Environment Expert 349121 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in mechanical engineering with expertise in the built environment. I have experience in large, technically demanding projects for advanced technology, health care, airport engineering, air infiltration, higher education, government, commercial and residential facilities. I have additional “hands-on” experience with the design, construction and operation of a wide array of extremely complex mechanical installations including process and manufacturing plants. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes cases involving condominiums, healthcare facilities, educational campuses, laboratories, military facilities, governmental facilities, commercial office buildings, industrial facilities, HVAC defects, plumbing defects, indoor air quality, ventilation systems, mechanical construction defects, mechanical product defect, and defect claims analysis.

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes pre-construction reviews, construction document preparation, quality control, mechanical cost estimating and analysis, value engineering, commissioning, and mechanical trouble shooting. 

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes President of an engineering firm, as well as prior experience as a Principal-Partner at another engineering firm, Senior Associate, Project Manager, and Project Engineer.


BSMechanical EngineeringUC Davis

Licenses Certifications

Registered Professional Engineer in CA and AZ

Awards & Affiliation


Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases