Expertise DescriptionI have over 50 years experience specializing in windows / fenestration and doors. My expertise includes testing and evaluation of the design and development of residential, manufactured housing, commercial and architectural windows, glass defects, doors, skylights, storefronts, and curtain walls. I have additional expertise in construction investigation and defect resolution, slips and falls, technical specifications, job site inspections, child falls from windows, and patent infringement. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes product liability, water infiltration, personal injury, code compliance, product quality, trade secrets, patent infringement, glass defect, window defect, forced entry / injury, glass breakage, wood damage, and water damage.
My consulting services include: product design and development of residential, manufactured housing, commercial and architectural windows, doors, skylights, storefronts and curtain walls for new construction and replacement markets; all phases of engineering, design and development, tooling, and certification and documentation for manufacturing plants; all product liability case investigations and resolutions; design of aluminum windows and doors; design and printing of technical literature and specifications of products, development of camera-ready artwork for printing.
I am a Specialist in Fenestration involved in the design, testing, manufacturing and installation of windows, doors, architectural glass, storefronts and curtain walls. I have 55 years in the fenestration industry and have spent the last 15 years as a consultant. I have been a licensed glazing contractor in the state of California and Arizona as required of my company when I was Vice President of Engineering.
|Bachelor of Science||Architecture||Texas A&M University||College Station||Texas|
|Licensed Glazing Contractor in the State of California|
Awards & Affiliation
A.A.M.A. (American Architectural Manufacturers Association)
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases