Premises Liability Expert Witness CA 529820

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years consulting experience as an inspector with an emphasis in housing and building inspections, as well as code enforcement. My expertise includes construction code requirements, building maintenance, compliance issues, establishing hazards to personal safety, habitability, dangerous conditions, floor plans designs, schematics, and pictures, abatement work, code interpretation, construction and maintenance practices, building record research, government agencies/private companies policies, civil codes, procedure codes, health and safety codes, federal housing quality standards, warrant of habitability, evictions, reduction in services, standards of care for residential dwellings, rental ordinances regulations, inspections for illegal units, non compliant/legal work, grand fathered-in conditions, and variance issues, assessing housekeeping duties such as hoarding, cleaning, and general unsanitary conditions, testing and identifying issues resulting in mold growth, mold impact on occupants, itemizing abatement methods, evaluating abatement work, mold testing, determining source of dampness, damage due to mold-water intrusion, remediation, and assessing effectiveness of work. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as a premises liability expert witness for more than two decades.

Residential Construction Defect Expert Witness TX 460857

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience working with residential construction defects. My areas of expertise include water intrusion issues, stucco problems, windows, doors, comfort issues, fit and finish, design errors, mold problems, maintenance concerns, fire damage, hail damage, seismic damage, and foundational issues. I have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a residential construction defects expert witness for more than 15 years.

Forensic Construction Expert Witness 528690

Expertise Description

With over 25 years experience in forensic construction, I have an expertise in forensic investigations, geotechnical investigations, environmental site assessments, indoor air quality assessments, lead/asbestos/mold investigations and remediation projects, regulatory compliance, and stormwater compliance, as well as construction materials testing for residential, commercial, and industrial properties. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 25 years as a forensic construction expert witness.

Industrial Hygiene/Asbestos Expert Witness Monterey 528574

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in industrial hygiene with expertise in asbestos, industrial hygiene, leed certifications, osha & reguatory compliance, mold & fungus, safety, hazardous material assessments, and indoor air quality. I have extensive knowledge of federal and state asbestos regulations, asbestos liability, health effects, medical surveillance, respiratory protection, exposure potential associated with asbestos. I have spent over 10 years as an industrial hygiene expert witness by providing numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Liability Assessment Expert Witness NJ 522261

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of experience in the management and implementation of environmental consulting and remediation services for utilities, major oil companies, assorted business and government. I have directly managed over $60 million in environmental projects. I have extensive experience in environmental liability assessment, control and closure. Specifically, my expertise includes remediation contract management, environmental site assessments, soil, bedrock and groundwater investigations, multisite monitoring plan implementation, expert testimony, and site closure. I also have extensive expertise in asbestos and mold survey and abatement services. I have offered numerous consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an environmental liability assessment expert witness.

Industrial Hygiene Expert Witness 500122

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in industrial hygiene with expertise in workman's comp, accident reconstruction, OSHA, asbestos, lead based paint, lead poisoning, mold and fungi, carbon monoxide, fires and explosions, radiation, hazardous materials, waste, and environmental hygiene. I have spent over 20 years as an industrial hygiene expert witness by offering consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition.

Property Management Expert Witness Bay Area 459575

Expertise Description

With more than 35 years of experience in Real Estate with expertise in Property Management of Residential, Commercial, Condominium and Homeowner Associations, and Shopping Centers. I also have experience with standards of care, property damage, personal injury, habitability, landlord/tenant, maintenance, air quality and mold issues, receivership, lease interpretation, partnership agreements, and trust properties. I have also spent over 10 years as a real estate expert witness in the Northern California, bay area. I have prior experience with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Industrial Hygienist Expert Witness WA 520117

Expertise Description

My background of over 10 years as a mechanical engineer and industrial hygienist has been focused in heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) design, construction, and specification of commercial buildings, including code compliance, LEED compliance, and building performance compliance. I have additional expertise in mold sampling and remediation, performing indoor air quality evaluations relating to HVAC, building envelope, and the environment as well as performing forensic evaluations involving HVAC and refrigeration equipment and systems. I have additional knowledge in vehicular accident investigation and reconstruction of low-speed, bicycle, and pedestrian accidents, as well as failure investigation and analysis of consumer products, industrial equipment and left safety systems. My experience also includes having spent over 5 years as a mechanical engineering and industrial hygiene expert witness in Washington by providing such services as consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Architecture Expert 518791

Expertise Description

I am an Architect expert with expertise in forensic architecture and liability issues, building envelope, roofing design and failures, masonry and concrete failures and restoration, intrusive moisture problems including mold and fungal growth, and waterproofing issues. I have more than 50 years of experienc in my industry and 30 years expert witness can consulting experience.

Pulmonary Disease and Internal Medicine Expert 517433

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the field of Medicine with my primary specialty in Pulmonary Disease, with additional specialty in Critical Care Medicine. My research interests include Agricultural Medicine and Occupational Pulmonary Disease. I have experience with Amyotrophic Sclerosis, Bronchiectasis, Bronchiectasis without Acute Exacerbation, Eosinophilic Esophagitis, Hypoxemia, Occupational Lung Disease, Pleural Effusion, Pneumonia, Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Fibrosis, and Sarcoidosis. I have over 30 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction and Home Inspection Expert 517541

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience working in the construction industry with a primary focus in home inspection. I worked as a carpenter apprentice and journeyman carpenter before moving on to work as a home inspector for numerous insurance companies. I was also the founder and president of my own construction and home inspection company for 10 years. I have strong experience inspecting moisture intrusion and other types of water damage, indoor air quality, HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) systems, and electrical defects. I have also worked as a firefighter and Supervising Fire Marshal. I have more than 20 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction Defect Expert 515576

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years in the field of Construction with expertise in construction defect issues. Various projects I have worked on have included: tenant fit-up, pile caps, pile driving, sheet piling, H-piles, concrete footings and slabs, masonry, structural concrete, soldier beams, underpinning, ground modifications, power plants, steam turbines, pumps, machinery, conveyor systems, welding, structural steel/piping, structural steel welding, SIP forms, concrete barricades, and specialized pedestal foundations. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Occupational Medicine Expert 515367

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in the field of Medicine and am Board Certified in Occupational and Environmental Medicine. My private Occupational and Environmental Medicine practice works with toxicological, biological, and physical exposures, and diseases. I perform medical surveillance examinations and biological monitoring, audiograms, and respirator medical clearance examinations. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Asthma And Copd 322823

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience as a Toxicologist. My experience includes the study of pulmonary toxicology involving pathologies such as asthma, reactive airway disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asbestosis, mesothelioma and pulmonary fibrosis – that may be claimed following chemical, drug, or particulate exposure. I am also experienced in evaluating the toxicological profile of a variety of consumer and industrial products, chemicals, and pollutants and performing health risk assessments related to such. I perform forensic toxicology investigations in the areas of alcohol and drug intoxication and impairment as well as food adulteration and contamination cases. I have experience in analyzing and evaluating genetic and genomic markers of toxicity and susceptibility in the modern field of “Toxicogenomics”, particularly with respect to benzene. I have prior expert witness experience.

Tile 152306

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years of experience as a Journeyman Tile Setter and Tile Contractor Forensic Consultant, specializing in Forensic Tile Consulting, Environmental Testing, and Tile Installation. I work with architects and contractors regarding installation methods and materials. My areas of expertise include tile and stone inspections, mold investigations, tile failure, and all aspects of forensic consulting. I have prior expert witness experience.

Real Estate Broker 56901

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a real estate broker and licensed general contractor, specializing in real estate transactions and construction matters. My real estate expertise includes: sales; leases; contracts; property management; foreclosures; economic analysis; disclosure; data research; habitability; standards of care; residential investment properties; and duties of agents / sellers / buyers. My construction expertise includes: building codes / violations; business loss; contract disputes; construction defects / damage; construction management; framing; inspections; mold; plumbing / piping; septic failure; plywood; research / records; roofing; roof systems; stigma analysis; and standards of care, in addition to geotechnical situations (land movement). I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

General Contractor California 56897

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in the construction and home/building inspection fields. My expertise includes: inspections of residences, multi-unit dwellings, and commercial buildings; repairs in single-family homes, commercial spaces, and condominiums; remodeling of warehouses, manufacturing operations, apartment complexes, offices, and private homes; and custom and tract housing. My additional expertise includes: Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) compliance; blueprint analysis; building-code violations; construction defects; disregard for maintenance; improper installations; mold inspections/testing; non-permit work; product defects; and standards of care. I am familiar with all matters related to contracting: appliance installation, concrete, concrete inspections; door hanging, drainage, drywall, electrical, finish carpentry, flooring, framing, hardware, Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (H.V.A.C.), insulation, irrigation systems, lighting, painting, plumbing, roofing, siding, solid surface countertops, stucco, tile countertops, windows, and window covering. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Plant Pathologist Crop Loss 55939

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience as a plant pathologist researching concerns related to tropical fruits and citrus, in addition to research on indoor air quality problems caused by molds. My plant investigations include citrus diseases caused by viruses, nematode, and mold / fungi, in addition to post-harvest fruit decay, rot, fruit handling at packing houses, and shipping / transportation. My indoor air quality expertise includes allergies; mold remediation protocols and clearance tests; mold management / solutions; HVAC and microbial contamination; re-engineering to correct indoor air quality concerns; and water intrusion, in various buildings not limited to public and private education facilities, residential structures, medical centers, hospitals, and state and federal buildings. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience.

Certified Industrial Hygienist 55476

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a Certified Industrial Hygienist concentrating on indoor air quality, sick building syndrome, microbial investigations, and exposure to wildfire smoke in the workplace, the home, and healthcare facilities. My experience encompasses investigations of multi-unit residential buildings; hotels, office towers; government offices; laboratories; day care centers; free-standing residences; research hospitals; and nursing homes. I specialize in microbial investigations; mold and fungi; allergens; and nosocomial infections. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Safety 45825

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a practicing and consulting engineer concentrating in safety, environmental, and industrial hygiene practices for industry, government, manufacturers, utilities, health care facilities, and environmental consultants. I specialize in asbestos, hazardous waste, product safety, airborne contamination, chemical toxicology, ventilation systems, noise abatement, noise reduction, respiratory concerns, and radiation safety. I have additional experience with: respirator standards; indoor air pollution; occupational ergonomics; carbon monoxide poisoning and toxicology; confined spaces; silicosis prevention; laser safety; lead abatement; fungal remediation; mold litigation; excavation safety; and biohazard awareness. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Construction 45961

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the construction industry. My areas of expertise include: construction defects; cost estimating; project preparation; project controls; contracts; CPM scheduling (including cash flow analysis); construction and project management; detailed cost analysis; building materials; physical construction, build-out, and retro-fit of single-family and multi-family residential, commercial/retail space, industrial construction, manufacturing process plants and sites, engineering facilities, schools, hospitals, and clinics. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Property Damage 45663

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as a property damage consultant with determining damage to residential / commercial property both contents and structures resulting from water, mold, bacteria, sewage, fire, smoke, or indoor air quality problems. My services include appraisal, inspection, infrared building inspections (finds hidden moisture/water intrusion), restoration, industry standards, claims analysis and investigation, concrete vapor/moisture emission testing, concrete sulfate issues, concrete inspections, textile cleaning (carpet, upholstery, draperies, and Oriental, American Indian and hand-woven rugs), and flooring forensics and inspections (wood, carpet, ceramic, resilient, and natural stone). I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

California Contractor A And B 45117

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a registered civil engineer and licensed engineering contractor with mold, asbestos, hazardous waste site remediation, geotechnical construction, earth retention, foundation construction, earthwork, waste treatment technology, civil construction, construction disputes, project management, slope stabilization, accident reconstruction, and forensic engineering. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Residential Construction 43290

Expertise Description

I have more 35 years experience in the field of Residential Real Estate. My experience includes commercial roof construction, residential construction, and maintenance. I am part owner of a Property Management company, which manages 8,500 units of apartments and condominiums. My expertise includes all aspects of property management, including financial, maintenance, leasing, security, and landlord / tenant disputes. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Environmental Health And Safety 43123

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Safety Engineering with expertise in biochemistry, pathology, industrial hygiene, biological safety, and fire protection. I have additional experience with toxic use production, environmental management, and hazard control technologies in healthcare; risk assessment, and toxicology.

Safety And Risk Management 38913

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Environmental Health and Safety. My expertise includes industrial hygiene, risk management, safety engineering, confined space and environmental program management. I have additional expertise in chemical exposure assessment, indoor air quality testing, incident investigation, and Cal / OSHA inspections, including “red-tagging.” I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Wood Chemistry 28961

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience as an expert in Wood Chemistry, specializing in adhesive and wood properties. I am knowledgeable in identifying molds and fungi on wood and how they affect the strength of the wood, how they start, spread and affect adhesives or fastenings in the wood. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Architect 27024

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in architecture, commercial real estate development, building contracting and construction management issues. My past projects include hospitals, churches, schools, multi-family housing, hotels, office buildings, libraries, manufacturing plants and others. I have more than 50 years experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Roofing And Hvac 18180

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in the plumbing/contracting field. I have additional experience in the video inspection field including the development and design of infrastructure inspection equipment for underground forensic investigations, HVAC systems, structural integrity and defect/related failure analysis testing. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Allergy And Immunology 18011

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years medical experience in internal medicine. My areas of expertise include allergy and immunology including mold allergy civil litigation, latex product liability, toxic exposure, sick building, allergic reactions, smoke inhalation, multiple chemical sensitivities, asthma, and lung disease.

Forensic Architecture 17940

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in architecture and forensic architectural issues. My areas of expertise includes post construction building autopsy, professional standard of care, construction documents analysis, failure analysis (water infiltration / roofing failures), communication analysis between client, architect & contractor, change orders & correspondence clarification, and mold contamination in buildings. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Podiatry 12549

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years of experience in the field of medicine as a double board certified Foot and Ankle Surgeon and Orthopedist. I treat heel pain both conservatively and surgically and I am familiar with the latest techniques and treatment modalities and surgical treatments for heel pain. I have owned and operated lasers, including CO2 lasers, since mid 1980’s. I have extensive experience with matrixectomies, fungal nails, vaporizing soft tissue, bone procedures, osteomyellitis, warts, and blisters. My experience also includes neuroma, plantar fasciitis, myositis, capsulitis and tendonitis.

Environmental Engineer 8901

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Industrial Hygiene and Safety. My areas of expertise include: accident investigation systems in industrial facilities, exposure assessment strategies, reconstructing exposures, Cal/OSHA, and environmental hygiene. I have a thorough knowledge of federal and state environmental and worker medical, health and safety regulations. My experience also includes confined space entry and confined space work plans, as well as the management of numerous programs to evaluate and ensure regulatory compliance. I have over 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

8900

Expertise Description

P.E. – Experienced in safety engineering. Areas of expertise include: drilling, producing (including offshore), refining, pipeline and construction activities in the petroleum industry; procedural and equipment consideration and compliance with federal OSHA, Cal/OSHA industry and other applicable standards; high-rise building construction and general industry safety concepts; and hazardous materials handling and disposal. Special knowledge in safety, codes, toxic gas explosions due to hydrocarbons, NFPA codes and fire suppression technology, safety orders, Coast Guard regulations, as well as, Harbor and Longshoremen regulations.

Industrial Hygiene Assessment 8782

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in industrial hygiene and environmental assessment issues. My expertise includes identifying, evaluating and controlling hazardous conditions in varied industrial and non-industrial environments. I also have experience in providing technical direction during projects involving industrial hygiene (indoor air quality, noise and noise control), safety engineering (hazardous material handling/storage, personal protective equipment), hazard assessment (asbestos, petroleum hydrocarbons, lead, etc., gas testing, waste management/analysis), environmental accident investigation and prevention; and health and safety training. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Forensics 463806

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Environmental and Occupational/Community Health with expertise in safety. I have experience with managing site assessments and developing abatement specifications for hazardous materials such as asbestos, lead-based paint (LBP) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in high-rise commercial buildings, pharmaceutical manufacturing complexes, and residential buildings. I have additional experience with fungal assessments, flood response assessments, and industrial hygiene air monitoring and ventilation testing. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Healthcare Law 318986

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the fields of Medicine, Health Law, Industrial Hygiene, and Biomedical Engineering with expertise in Internal Medicine, Occupational Medicine, and Public Health and General Preventive Medicine. I have experience with medical practices, biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental toxicology, and the practice of toxic tort law as well as the practice of health care law in the representation of physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals. I have additional knowledge of licensure and peer review issues; contract review and negotiation; Stark Amendments; Sherman and Clayton Anti-trust Acts; new medical technology assessment; co-counsel activities in medical malpractice defense; and the determination of causation of disease in relation to claimed physical forces and energy.

Flooring Expert Witness FL 45887

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Floor Coverings with expertise in complaint related issues with installation, manufacturing or locally caused issues of all flooring materials. This includes wet area bathroom materials and installation inspections and I am capable of performing pre-installation inspections for job start-ups for all floor coverings. My knowledge includes: installation of carpet, ceramic, resilient, engineered & solid hard wood flooring and moldings, Color Blending, Pile Lifting, Steaming, Back Bending Carpet Tiles, and Shearing. I have over 5 years experience as a floor coverings expert witness with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Dna Consultation 444364

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of experience in the fields of Molecular Biology and Genetics. My expertise in forensic DNA consultation and identification, which includes DNA obtained through blood evidence, semen, and fingernails. I have additional knowledge in botany, phenotype profiling, bioinformatics, STR scanning, multiplex liquid SNP array, and criminalistics. I have more than 20 years experience as an expert witness.

Termite Inspection 436163

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the field of Pest Control. My experience as a Structural Pest Control Operator includes thousands of termite inspections and management on residential and commercial properties; termite repair; insect pests, structural pest control state laws, regulations, and procedures; pest control operator and inspections; and software development for pest control industry. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Groundwater 355773

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in the field of Civil, Structural, & Environmental Engineering. My areas of expertise include soil and groundwater remediation, mold, and moisture / water-related problems. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Home Restoration 321246

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in the field of Insurance Restoration and Custom Building. My experience includes construction management and general contracting, providing successful restoration of millions of dollars in insurance restoration, building failures, and the difficult repairs originating from defective construction practices and materials. My expertise includes problems arising from fire, wind, water, mold, and mildew, as well as custom building. I have prior expert witness experience.

Industrial Hygiene Osha 135071

Expertise Description

C.I.H – Consulting expert with experience in the field of Industrial Hygiene. Experience includes air quality, environmental contamination, environmental chemicals, environmental health and safety, environmental remediation, hazardous materials, indoor air quality, molds and fungus, and OSHA regulations.

Environmental Management 134927

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in Environmental Management with special focus in commercial, industrial, and oil and gas real estate industries. My expertise includes real property assessment and characterization, clean-up, and closure in the commercial, industrial, oil and gas, and healthcare industries; industrial compliance auditing, oil and gas real estate clean-up, underground storage tank project management, asbestos consulting, lead-based paint management, and industrial hygiene/indoor environmental quality consulting, including mold/fungus assessment, testing, and remediation. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Industrial Hygienist 344238

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years in the Environmental Engineering Industry. My experience includes environmental health and safety, site investigations, origins of water damage, mold contamination, mold remediation, and the general health impacts of mold in indoor environments. My additional knowledge and skills include feasibilities studies, remediation design, ecological risk assessment processes as applied to waste sites and operating facilities, public health, indoor air quality studies, and regulatory experience including preparations of comprehensive management plans, and detailed compliance audits and permit applications. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Building Architect 318784

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience as a building science architect. My experience includes: building enclosure technical design, consulting, construction inspections, and field investigations. My expertise includes: architectural glass and glazing (curtain walls, windows, skylights, and glazed doors); building enclosure analyses and recommendations; cause-and-origin investigations; and computer simulations of wind and windborne debris tracing. My typical scope of services include: assistance in evaluation of casualty and property damage; cause and origin investigations / analyses; remediation design; preliminary cost estimates; like-kind repair analyses; review of building documentation; code analyses; building code violations; identification of standard of care; risk management analyses; due diligence audits; ownership transition assessments; underwriting assistance; negotiations with contractors; air, water, thermal, and structural testing; construction dispute resolution assistance; pre-existing conditions evaluation; failure, damage, wear, and tear evaluation. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.