Civil Engineer Expert Witness WA 520319

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience as a Civil Engineer with expertise in the cause and origin of structural, geotechnical, and building materials failures; assessing damage in residential and commercial foundations and superstructures resulting from soil movement, snow load, water intrusion, inadequate design, wind, and other causes. I have additional experience in analyzing truss and roof system failures and providing design solutions, and analyzing premise liability and personal injury cases. I have provided consultations and deposition as a civil engineering expert witness for more than two decades.

Areas of Expertise

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes having been involved with various projects including construction defect litigation with extensive knowledge and experience in projects involving lateral and vertical movement of structures that may be exposed to unstable or expansive soils. I have extensive experience with timber, steel and concrete systems for residential and light commercial buildings.


Degree Subject Institution
B.S. Civil Engineering Tufts University – Medford MA

Licenses Certifications

Registered Professional Engineer, Arizona
Registered Professional Engineer, Colorado
Registered Professional Engineer, Kansas
NCEES Record