BUILDING INSPECTION EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-514397
This highly-qualified expert has nearly 45 years of experience in construction and building codes. He started his career in construction while earning his AA from Eastfield College. He holds over 10 different certifications related to building inspection, including 5 certifications through the International Code Council and a master inspector certification. He is active in his field as a member of the American Society of Home Inspectors, the International Association of ...
Expert Witness: E-009921
This expert has 25+ years of experience in property management specifically in Chicago, IL. Currently, he is the director of building services at a private property management practice where he maintains 300 + residential condominiums, including Gold Coast high rise and small to large multi-family properties. He manages a building inspection team which checks each property for municipal code compliance and comprehensive safety. Formerly, he was the Onsite Manager for ...
Expert Witness: E-010046
This expert is a full service home inspection professional. He has extensive experience in pest control, construction consultation, and a host of other home inspection qualifications. He is an accredited presenter and educator to home inspectors through the NJ Home Inspector Advisory Commission and belongs to the NJ Association of Licensed Professional Home Inspectors. He is currently the owner/president of his own private home inspection and construction consultation firm.
Expert Witness: E-001096
This expert is a building and construction professional with over 30 years of hands-on experience in the construction and building inspection industries. He has testified in numerous trials and depositions for both plaintiff and defense attorneys. He has been qualified as an expert in construction and personal injury cases in courtrooms from New York City to Connecticut to Boston and has authored and presented numerous Continuing Legal Education courses, coast to ...
Expert Witness: E-014523
This highly qualified expert has an investigative background having served in Law Enforcement (State & Federal), Fire Service, Fire & Arson Investigation, Emergency Medical, Search & Rescue and Criminal Investigation fields. He formerly was a Police Officer, a Federal Law Enforcement Officer and a Firefighter who specialized in fire, arson and explosion investigation. He currently owns and operates an Indoor Environmental Consulting company in AK that specializes in the ...
Expert Witness: E-060093
Educated as an engineer at Duke University with a Master's degree in Management from MIT, this expert has dedicated his career to real estate development, remodeling and home building since 1986. He has been an owner and manager of several small building and development entities in the Baltimore metropolitan region, constructing more than 500 single family and multi-family residences. A hands-on manager, he participates in key aspects of the building and development ...
Expert Witness: E-066948
This qualified engineer obtained his BS in Civil and Structural Engineering and his MS in Management of Technology from Kennesaw State University and Southern Polytechnic State University. He is a certified Professional Engineer and is certified in OSHA requirements and engineering and surveying. He is a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers and the National Academy of Forensic Engineers. He has 8 Publications and is currently a Structural Design and ...
Expert Witness: E-038056
This expert has 35+ years of experience in the New Jersey residential construction industry, from simple renovations to multi-million dollar custom homes. He is licensed by the State of New Jersey as a home builder, home remodeler, and building inspector. As a consultant, he has conducted inspections for municipal governments and homeowner associations; he has also been recognized as an expert by the Monmouth Country Superior Court.
Expert Witness: E-006460
This expert has extensive experience with hardwood flooring, including credentials from NOFMA & NWFA. He serves on two NWFA Committees, He also have credentials in carpet inspection, training in woven carpet and rugs, carpet cleaning, repair and re-installation, and water damage restoration. This expert has also assisted Attorneys through all phases of legal action regarding slip, trip and fall in regards to flooring, carpeting and hard surfaces. Investigations ...
Expert Witness: E-012699
This expert holds a Doctoral Degree in Health Science from the AT Still Osteopathic Medical University and a Master's Degree in Public Health, with a concentration in Disaster Medicine. Additionally, he is a Certified Industrial Hygienist, along with being a Certified Safety Professional. His areas of expertise are the chemistry of hazardous materials and chemical microscopy.

BUILDING INSPECTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Engineer Fails To Accurately Assess Damages To Residential Property BUILDING INSPECTION Expert Case

This case involves a large residential home in California that was surveyed by a professional engineer following a storm. The house sustained significant foundational damages after being hit by a utility pole that came down during the storm. The homeowners …

Building Owners Allegedly Conceal Lead Paint Hazard From Tenants BUILDING INSPECTION Expert Case

…  case involves an apartment building that was discovered to have dangerous levels of lead paint. An …  20 apartment tenants, most of whom had been living in the building for several years, whose children presented with symptoms of lead poisoning. It was alleged that the building owners were aware of the toxic conditions and elected to conceal the …

Apartment Mold Contamination Causes Medical Issues for Tenants BUILDING INSPECTION Expert Case

…  case involves an apartment building in Michigan that developed a serious mold contamination. The mold was …  of medical ailments. Most tenants had to move out of the building within the year because the property damage was so significant. An expert in building maintenance was sought to discuss how to properly control water …

Negligent Building Maintenance Causes Fatal Electrical Explosion BUILDING INSPECTION Expert Case

…  by an electrical explosion while working in a residential building. The maintenance worker had recently been hired and was tasked …  water to leak into the control panel room. Although the building superintendent was aware of this leak, she did not notify the …

Negligent Property Management Blamed for Repeated Trip and Fall Accidents BUILDING INSPECTION Expert Case

This case involves a walkway outside of a large strip mall that was the site of a number of trip and fall accidents over a period of several years. The issue appeared to stem from the placement of signs on the walkway by tenant shop owners, which left a sm …

Balcony Collapse Produces Lawsuit Against Negligent Contractor BUILDING INSPECTION Expert Case

Balcony Collapse Produces Lawsuit Against Negligent Contractor

…  building contractor’s maintenance of the supporting joists and erosion …  completely rotten, and had been concealed under the building’s stucco and and other building materials. Over the years, there had been discoloration and mold …

Electrical Worker is Seriously Injured by Unsafe Lockout-Tagout Procedure BUILDING INSPECTION Expert Case

This case involves an electrician who died from an accident at an amusement park in Wisconsin. The electrician was called in early in the morning to fix a maintenance issue on an indoor roller coaster, but the proper lockout/tagout procedure was not comple …