Residential Architecture Expert 47022 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of professional experience in architecture specializing in commercial architecture and residential architecture, forensic architectural issues, architectural standard of care, and water intrusion failure analysis. My other areas of expertise include contractor delay claims, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), ADA analysis, mold remediation repairs, and course of construction claims disputes. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: Construction defect delay claims to 40 million; Tract & custom home analysis of water intrusion; Course of Construction sequencing defects; Real estate investment; Real estate investment; Residential defect claims; Commercial defect claims; Architectural standard of care claims.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Pre-construction design review, bid analysis, schedule analysis; Defect analysis for roofing, window & door, deck, siding, concrete, stone tile, flooring, painting, framing cases; Course of construction value engineering; Construction loan monitoring; Close-out due diligence.

Relevant Experiences

Over the past 17 years I have covered several slip and fall cases- most of which come down to the slip resistance of the surface in wet and dry conditions.


BAArchitectureBall State College of Architecture and Planning
B.S.Environmental Engineering

Licenses Certifications

California Registered Architect
Nevada Registered Architect
Arizona Registered Architect
Certified by the National Council of Architectural Board

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases