RENOVATIONS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Real estate expert witness advises on dispute of condemned land RENOVATIONS Expert Case

A real estate expert witness advises on a case involving a property owner and the US government in dispute over the highest and best use of condemned land. The United States initiated this condemnation proceeding to acquire 0.335 acres of downtown vacant l …

Architecture expert witness advises on hospital design defect RENOVATIONS Expert Case

Forensic architecture expert witness advises on a case involving an injured man who became lost in a hospital. The victim went to the defendant hospital’s emergency area. Because the emergency department was not clearly visible to him, he went down the  …

Homeowner’s Son Gets Lead Poisoning From House Paint RENOVATIONS Expert Case

Homeowner’s Son Gets Lead Poisoning From House Paint

This case involves a couple who purchased a house from a realtor. The couple’s offer of sale was contingent on their getting a HUD loan. The loan approval process included an appraisal and inspection of the house. The appraisal form included an order to  …

Property Owner Improperly Removes Asbestos RENOVATIONS Expert Case

Property Owner Improperly Removes Asbestos

…  The property owner consequently began to do a number of renovations to the interior and exterior of the home, and hired a heating …

Apartment Security Guard Fatally Shoots Resident RENOVATIONS Expert Case

Apartment Security Guard Fatally Shoots Resident

This case involves a man who was employed as a manager and night security guard at an apartment complex. This security guard had a history of methamphetamine use and had served time in prison for a conviction of voluntary manslaughter. Several tenants had  …

Woman slips at a Movie Theater and Breaks Her Arm RENOVATIONS Expert Case

Woman slips at a Movie Theater and Breaks Her Arm

This case involves a woman slipping and falling at a movie theater. The plaintiff was attending a film at a movie theater that had arena seating. The plaintiff got up to go to the bathroom and while walking down an unlit stairwell, slipped on a spilled liq …