Construction Expert Witness FL 320740

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in construction as a Professional Engineer (P.E.). My experience includes assignments in engineering, general contracting, real estate development, and consulting. My expertise includes: building inspections, construction defects, code compliance, construction claims, termite damage assessments, mold and indoor air quality investigations, and building maintenance evaluations. I have additional experience with condominium reserve calculations for new and converted condominium properties. I have 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: standard industry definitions and uses of certain contractual terms used in a construction contract between the plaintiff and the contractor; malpractice and breach of contract by a developer; adequacy of plans, efficiency of design, and services during the bidding phase of a job; damages to a homeowner's house from termites; poor maintenance, moisture damages, poor construction, building code violations in the original construction, and estimated cost to repair termite damage; non-compliance of store entry Life Safety Codes and Florida Existing Building Code.

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes having served as instructor for server State certified professional continuing education courses.


Bachelor of ScienceEngineeringUniversity of Akron

Licenses Certifications

Professional Engineer
General Contractor
Mechanical Contractor
Building Code Administrator
Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Construction Engineering Inspector

Awards & Affiliation

Numerous awards and decorations during military service; the United States Meritorious Service Medal
USAF Commendation Medal
Korean Defense Service Medal
Orlando Business Journal's Up and Comer Award

Primary Affiliation

Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT)

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases