Construction Expert 342800 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in Design and Construction. I have experience designing large scale projects including: commercial, industrial, residential, motion picture and television studios, research & development facilities, health care facilities, public buildings, as well as restoration of historically significant structures. My areas of expertise include ADA compliance, disabled access, due diligence, development entitlements, building department processing/approval, code research, damage assessment, change order evaluation, contract disputes, construction failures, construction accidents, standard of care performance, professional performance review, construction mistakes and deletions, construction standards, building code corrections, roof leaks, roof failures, delayed construction, change order claims, construction documents review, project files examination, architectural and construction forensic opinions on existing, remodeled or proposed new project construction projects. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a construction expert witness for over 25 years.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

I have served major law firms and sole practitioners, helping resolve litigation disputes regarding a wide variety of design and construction matters. I have testified in State and Federal courts on numerous occasions.

Consulting Experience

I am the founder of a professional west coast consulting firm serviing law firms, government agencies, nonprofit organizations, growing companies, and Fortune 500 corporations.


Degree Subject Institution
University of Southern California
Harvard University School of Design

Licenses Certifications

Licensed to practice in Utah, Oregon, Nevada, and Kansas
Registered architect within State of California

Awards & Affiliation

President Pasadena Foothill Chapter American Institute of Architects
Board Member – California Council of Architects
Pasadena Art Center College of Design
Aspen Institute of Humanistic Studies
5 American Institute of Architects Honor Awards of Design

Primary Affiliation

American Institute of Architects