REAL ESTATE EXPERT WITNESSES

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-114328
This real estate appraiser and advisor is the principal of a real estate valuation and consulting firm in the Jacksonville, Florida area. He has over 40 years experience in the commercial real estate field including appraisal, consulting, litigation support, expert witness testimony, development and construction management disciplines.
Expert Witness: E-109870
This expert earned his BA in Political Science and his JD from the University of California. He has developed a track record of successes and is frequently quoted in media throughout the United States. In addition, he is highly recognized in his field and gained his experience in law by initially working in a well known national firm, while later honing his skills at a well respected real estate and entertainment law firm. Currently, he serves as the Lead Trial Attorney ...
Expert Witness: E-093829
This expert has 13 years of experience in residential appraising in most MD counties. She is a Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser, working with both lenders and individual clients to provide prompt and accurate real estate valuations for the purpose of purchase, refinance, estate and financial planning, tax appeals and other purposes. Prior to her position as Lead Appraiser/ Owner of a real estate appraisal firm, she was Appraiser at RT Appraiser. She is also a ...
Expert Witness: E-137835
This expert has over 40 years full-time real estate appraising experience involving all types of properties. He is a licensed Real Estate Broker in KS and MO and a licensed Gneral Real Propert Appraiser in KS, MO, and CO. Additionally, he is an instructor for CLE appraisal and real estate classes in 7 states. He recently conducted a CLE course titled "Handling Eminent Domain Cases in Missouri and Kansas". He is currently the owner and principal appraiser at an appraisal ...
Expert Witness: E-124389
This expert has over 30 years experience as an insurance claim adjuster specializing in helping clients manage residential and commercial insurance claims after natural disasters or fires damage their property. He is a graduate of University of Central Oklahoma and a Certified Property Manager (CPM) with the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). He is licensed in 11 states. He is currently the Regional Director at a public insurance adjusting company where he ...
Expert Witness: E-009372
This highly qualified real estate appraiser has extensive experience in commercial and high value properties with an emphasis on litigation, diminution in value, eminent domain, taxation, partial interests, and zoning. He holds top real estate appraisal licenses in the state of New York and belongs to a number of prestigious professional associations in the field -- most notably as a member and former president of the Columbia Society of Real Estate Appraisers. He has ...
Expert Witness: E-079384
This expert has more than 25 years of real estate experience in domestic and international markets. She advises public and private companies, lenders, hedge funds and secured and unsecured creditors on complex real estate issues. Specific areas of professional expertise include dispute resolution, the valuation of loan and REIT portfolios, strategic planning for the acquisition and disposition of major real estate assets, the marketability and feasibility of large scale ...
Expert Witness: E-079390
This expert has been a property valuation and appraisal consultant since 1974. He has completed valuation and consulting assignments for federal, state and local governments and agencies, public and private companies, lending institutions, trust departments, and individuals. He is nationally recognized as an appraiser of large land tracts.
Expert Witness: E-018311
This expert is a highly qualified and multi-faceted business professional and educated. He is a top-ranked, tenured professor at one of the nation's top universities, and a successful real estate developer/investor. Widely quoted, he has appeared on BBC World News, Bloomberg, CNN, FOX News, NBC's The Today Show, NPR, and all major dailies including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, and Financial Times. A highly sought-after speaker, he regularly presents to ...
Expert Witness: E-016683
This title insurance expert spent nearly a decade as a title searcher, title examiner, and title officer before pursuing a 20 year career as an underwriting counsel. He has a keen understanding of how title insurers evaluate risk and interpret their policies. He has represented numerous clients in title insurance claims. A former vice chair of the Title Insurance and Surveys Committee of the American Bar Association, he earned his JD at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law ...
Expert Witness: E-014811
This expert is a highly trained and experienced commercial real estate practitioner with a wealth of practical knowledge gained over more than 34 years of operating, leasing, maintaining and overseeing millions of square feet of all types of commercial properties. He is a certified property manager and teaches courses for both the IREM and BOMA which layout proper protocols for safety standards. Currently, this expert is the VP of Property Management for a real estate ...

REAL ESTATE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Residential Developer Allegedly Infringes On Copyright Architectural Designs REAL ESTATE Expert Case

Court: United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, Eastern Division Jurisdiction: Federal Case Name: Design Basics, LLC v. Petros Homes Citation: 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 102931 In this copyright infringement case involving resid …

Restaurant Suffers Losses Due To Negligent Commercial Property Management REAL ESTATE Expert Case

This case involves a commercial property that suffered a significant decrease in property value due to the negligence of the building’s property manager. The property manager had been told about an electrical issue that was causing short circuit malfuncti …

Multi-Million Dollar Fraud Scheme Causes Commercial Property Default REAL ESTATE Expert Case

This case involves alleged mortgage fraud and larceny from a major banking institution. The defendants were accused of fraudulently obtaining mortgage funds in excess of $12 million pertaining to the purchase of a commercial property. The DA alleged that t …

LLC Faces Losses Secondary To Property Deed Restriction REAL ESTATE Expert Case

LLC Faces Losses Secondary To Property Deed Restriction

This case stems from a previous case surrounding a deed restriction. An LLC purchased golf course property and submitted housing redevelopment plans to the city council. Prior to submission, the LLC purchased title insurance and the insurance company perfo …

Volcanic Eruption Destroys Luxury Hotel Development REAL ESTATE Expert Case

Volcanic Eruption Destroys Luxury Hotel Development

…  A valuation expert was sought to perform a business and real estate valuation for the resort and development and opine on the value on the …

Transit Agency Breaches Commercial Real Estate Contract REAL ESTATE Expert Case

Transit Agency Breaches Commercial Real Estate Contract

…  case involves a realestate development project near a new metro station. The metropolitan transit agency, which runs the metro rail system, controlled the real estate in question, because of its proximity to the metro station. The …

Engineer Fails To Accurately Assess Damages To Residential Property REAL ESTATE 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 …