Expertise DescriptionI have over 40 years experience in architecture and construction as a principal planner and designer specializing in various types of building structures. My expertise includes project management, facilities programming, planning/urban design & public hearings, contract documents and coordination, specifications & material research, cost estimating & project scheduling, and construction contract administration. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Defects and delay claims analysis; Analysis of water intrusion in condominiums and townhouses; Negligence in practice of architecture; Analysis of real estate development economics; Structural defect analysis.
My consulting services include: Land and Project Development feasibility analysis and review; Pre-construction review; Post-construction review; Peer review of design and construction documents; Real estate purchase and financing.
I have been a licensed architect for over 40 years and am well experienced in accessibility issues in commercial projects.
My work has been on commercial and industrial projects in various jurisdictions throughout California.
Much of that work has been in construction observation and administration of projects being built and post-occupancy observations after the building is completed to review and assess the results of the design and construction process. I have lots of experience with parking lot maintenance.
|Bachelor Degree||Architecture||Ohio State University|
|Architecture Studies||University of Southern California|
|Licensed Architect in California|
|Licensed Real Estate Broker In California|
Awards & Affiliation
|AIA Award of Merit|
|PCBC Golden Nugget Award|
|American Wood Council Award|
|SF Arts Commission|
American Institute of Architects (AIA)
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases