FORENSIC ARCHITECTURE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-016883
This highly qualified expert is a seasoned construction attorney with 40+ years of professional experience in civil and criminal trials, mediation, and arbitration of more than 5,000 cases. He has a deep expertise in the legal issues pertaining to construction contracts and litigation. He is admitted to practice law before US District Courts, the US Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court, having won jury awards in excess of $1,000,000.
Expert Witness: E-172641
This expert has over 15 years of experience in architecture. He gained his Master of Architecture from Washington University and has extensive experience with urban design and streetscapes. Currently he is the principal and owner of an architectural firm with offices in Los Angeles and New York City.
Expert Witness: E-040651
This expert holds a bachelor degree in Environmental Design and a masters in Architecture from the University of Colorado, and is a member of the American Institute of Architects. As a forensic architect, he performs standard of care analysis in design and construction projects, with special emphasis on multi-family residential projects; performs cause and origin analysis of building system installations and failures, including roofing systems, window and door systems, ...
Expert Witness: E-009744
This Forensic Architect assists attorneys and insurance companies in resolving construction litigation claims through physical investigation, analysis, report writing and expert witness testimony. He is a Registered Architect and a Professional Planner with 28 years of experience in the construction industry. He has an ability to explain complex design and construction issues in a simple and clear manner as an expert witness. He has testified in deposition, mediation, ...
Expert Witness: E-052652
This highly qualified expert has extensive background in construction management, design architecture, and forensic consulting. He earned his B.S. in Architectural Technology from the New York Institute of Technology; he is a New York State Registered Architect, a Board Certified Construction Manager and CCM Subject Area Expert with the Construction Management Association of America (CMCI). The expert works as the Managing Architect for a New York City school ...
Expert Witness: E-015516
This expert is a registered professional architect, earning his degree from the University of Florida. He has worked in various architectural capacities, including design and safety. He is a former president of a corporation involved in both the design and construction of projects in the commercial and residential markets, and is currently the head of an architectural firms specializing in a similar space. His chief areas of expertise include forensic reconstruction of ...
Expert Witness: E-009053
This expert is an internationally recognized software professional with over 38 years of experience in the computer industry. He is knowledgeable of the design and implementation of both the software and hardware, ranging from embedded microcomputers to mainframe computers. Further, he has consulted as a software architect for companies in various industries, working on projects that cover a wide range of topics such as operating systems, designing custom architectures, ...

FORENSIC ARCHITECTURE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Flawed Ventilation System In Residential Home Fails Soon After Installation FORENSIC ARCHITECTURE Expert Case

This case involves a house in Nevada which was built into a steep hillside. Most of the HVAC supply and return ducting was directly buried into the surrounding terrain. The remaining ducting was poorly installed in the interior walls allowing air to dump …

Balcony Collapse Produces Lawsuit Against Negligent Contractor FORENSIC ARCHITECTURE Expert Case

Balcony Collapse Produces Lawsuit Against Negligent Contractor

A building contractor’s maintenance of the supporting joists and erosion control was brought into question after a balcony collapse resulted in the death and injury of multiple individuals. An investigation concluded that the wooden joists supporting the …

Architecture Expert Comments on Fall Caused by Dangerous Entry Ramp FORENSIC ARCHITECTURE Expert Case

This case involves an elderly male Plaintiff who slipped and then fell on a steep walkway that lead to the entrance of a pet supply store. The walkway in question had been designed and constructed at a very steep angle, which made it unusually difficult t …

Man Suffers Serious Injuries Due to Dangerous Retail Display FORENSIC ARCHITECTURE Expert Case

Man Suffers Serious Injuries Due to Dangerous Retail Display

This case involves a man who was seriously injured while shopping at a large department store. At the time of the incident in question, the man was shopping in the men’s clothing section of the store when he walked into a transparent glass partition that w …

Architecture Expert Witness Opines on Dangerous Wheelchair Ramp FORENSIC ARCHITECTURE Expert Case

This case takes place in Texas and involves a wheelchair-bound female who had signed a lease on an apartment after relocating to a new city for work. She requested a handicapped accessible unit, and was advised by the landlord that she’d been placed in on …

Apartment Building Collapses During Lift-Slab Construction Project FORENSIC ARCHITECTURE Expert Case

…  forensic architecture case involves a construction project on a 10-story apartment …  workers were killed. Expert witnesses specialize in forensic engineering and hydraulic engineering were retained for this …

Ironworkers Killed in Stadium Construction Accident FORENSIC ARCHITECTURE Expert Case

Ironworkers Killed in Stadium Construction Accident

This case concerns three ironworkers who were employed by a construction company to help build the roof on a baseball stadium designed by a famous architect. Construction was running behind schedule due to the wait for specially made pipes that had to unde …