Expertise DescriptionI have more than 40 years experience in the field of General Contracting with expertise in practical solutions to building performance issues. I have experience with foundation repair, seismic retrofitting, testing and evaluation of fire and water damage. The scope of services I am typically asked to provide includes investigation, destructive testing, windows installation, repair recommendation development, construction procedures, cost estimation, and presentation of findings in cases of construction defects, building envelope defects, insurance coverage, bad faith, failure to disclose, fraud, and criminal negligence and project mismanagement. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes jury trial in insurance bad faith, jury trial for construction management standard of care, jury trial for commercial building maintenance standard of care, bench trial for residential construction defects, 3 arbitrations for residential construction defects, 2 contractors state license board hearings for construction standard of care & defective construction, and 15 depositions regarding construction defects and construction standard of care.
My consulting experience includes residential construction funding control and quality assurance, cost estimating for fire losses, cost estimating for construction defect remediation, construction fraud investigation, and construction funding fraud investigation.
My professional experience includes being a Licensed General Contractor for over 35 years.
|California General Contractor|
|Certified Quality Assurance Practitioner|
Awards & Affiliation
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases