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Architect expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including construction, urban planning, landscape architecture, interior design, and sustainable design. Some of the most common specialties among architect expert witnesses include building codes compliance, architectural accessibility, construction defects, premises liability, and professional negligence. They can opine on the effects of building code violations, faulty construction practices, inadequate design considerations, safety hazards in built environments, and issues related to architectural copyright infringement.

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Mark E. Williams, AIA, NCARBView profile

ID: 50143

Mr. Mark E. Williams, AIA, NCARB

Mr. Mark E. Williams has 41 years of experience in the field of Architecture. He earned his BArch from Virginia Tech. Today, this expert is a Certified Architect by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards and a licensed Architect in 11 states. Formerly, he held roles as a Project Architect at URS Consultants, Inc., as the Principal Partner at McKay Williams Architects, Ltd., and...

Architecture Expert Witness | New YorkView profile


Architecture Expert Witness | New York

This highly-qualified expert has over 30 years of experience in the field of residential architecture and building codes. He earned his BS in architecture from the University of Maryland and is a licensed registered architect. Formerly, this expert served as founder and CEO of Greenwald Cassell Associates, Inc., an award winning residential architecture and contracting firm. Currently, he is the...


Lee Douglas SingletaryView profile

ID: 6574901

Mr. Lee Douglas Singletary

Mr. Lee D. Singletary has 43 years of experience in Golf Course Architecture and Design. He earned his BBA in Business Management from Sam Houston State University. Formerly, this expert held roles as a Head Golf Professional at McKinney Country Club and as the Vice President of Golf Course Development and Operations at Carefree Hospitality, LLC. Currently, he serves as the Owner, Principal, and...

Design and Construction Management Expert Witness | PennsylvaniaView profile


Design and Construction Management Expert Witness | Pennsylvania

This highly qualified architect and construction manager has more than 40 years of experience in design, construction management, contracting, and business management in the US and internationally. He qualifies as an expert witness in state and federal courts. He has experience in all aspects of design for residential, medical, food-service, retail, commercial and industrial projects.

Spencer BugbeyView profile

ID: 22402

Mr. Spencer Bugbey

This expert has over 16 years of experience in landscape architecture and has worked in building construction, excavation, and landscaping. He earned his BA in Landscape Architecture at Washington State University and currently serves as a Landscape Architect at a residential and commercial landscape design firm in Oregon.

Premises and Equipment Safety Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile


Premises and Equipment Safety Expert Witness | California

This premises liability expert is a member of the American Society of Safety Engineers and is a credentialed safety engineer with over 20 years of experience in his field. He has also published several articles on concepts in safety and design.

Leon GrotheView profile

ID: 27557

Mr. Leon Grothe

This qualified expert has more than 25 years of experience in the field of architecture and design. He received his BA in architectural design from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. He is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Board and is a licensed architect in the state of Minnesota. This expert formerly served in many positions, including as a project architect...

Architecture Expert Witness | GeorgiaView profile


Architecture Expert Witness | Georgia

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...

Todd BrickhouseView profile

ID: 30733

Mr. Todd Brickhouse

This expert specializes in rehab engineering systems for the physically challenged or senior person. He received his Bachelor's degree from Hofstra University. He formerly held executive level roles at 2 accessibility design firms. Currently, he is the owner of his own accessibility design firm, an engineer and sales representative for a mobility elevator and lift company, and a publisher for an...

Architecture & Construction Management Expert Witness | New YorkView profile


Architecture & Construction Management Expert Witness | New York

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...

Christopher KruegerView profile

ID: 34635

Mr. Christopher Krueger

This qualified expert earned his BS in architectural engineering from Missouri University followed by his MBA at Saint Louis University. He is a licensed professional engineer, and is active in his field as the advocacy and outreach director for the Missouri chapter of the American Public Works Association. He formerly served as a civil engineer and right of way manager in the public works...

Architecture & Forensic Architecture Expert Witness | New JerseyView profile


Architecture & Forensic Architecture Expert Witness | New Jersey

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...

Kyle JensenView profile

ID: 39393

Mr. Kyle Jensen

This highly-qualified expert has been a registered architect in Florida for over 30 years. He earned his BA in architecture design from the University of Illinois, Chicago. He is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, certified as a LEED Accredited Professional, and holds 24 US patents. Formerly, he has worked as a site architect for Jacobs Engineering Group, an...

Computer Architecture Expert Witness | North CarolinaView profile


Computer Architecture Expert Witness | North Carolina

This expert earned his BS at Duke University and MS and PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Wisconsin. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE and ACM. This expert serves on the editorial board for a number of peer reviewed journals. He has earned multiple awards for his research throughout his career and is a frequently invited guest speaker at major conferences. Currently...

Jeremy KozikView profile

ID: 42248

Mr. Jeremy Kozik

This qualified expert of Architecture obtained his BS in Architecture from Kansas State University. He is a Licensed Architect and is certified in LEED Green and OSHA. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects, the Building Enclosure Council, and the Architectural Registration Boards. He is currently a Senior Associate at a Private Architecture Firm.

Workplace Safety & OSHA Expert Witness | TexasView profile


Workplace Safety & OSHA Expert Witness | Texas

This highly qualified expert has years of experience in the field of workplace safety and engineering management. He received his BS degree in construction science from Lonestar College and his MS degree in engineering management from Texas A&M University. He also obtained his health safety official certification at the University of Texas at Arlington. He is the former owner of Providence Safety...

Dan GovinView profile

ID: 44510

Mr. Dan Govin

This highly qualified expert received his Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Oklahoma. He has been in the field for 20 years and is an active member of the American Institute of Architecture. He formerly served as an architect for Degen & Degen Architecture and Interior Design and for LMN Architects. In addition, he served as an architect and project manager at NAC Architecture,...

Forensic Architecture Expert Witness | ColoradoView profile


Forensic Architecture Expert Witness | Colorado

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...

Craig CaligiuriView profile

ID: 45568

Mr. Craig Caligiuri

This well-qualified expert has more than twenty years of experience in the field of architecture. He received his BA in professional journalism, his MA from the University of Minnesota, and his MBA from the University of St. Thomas. He is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Board and is a LEED Accredited Professional by the U.S. Green Building Council. He is a licensed...

Architecture & Design Expert Witness | New YorkView profile


Architecture & Design Expert Witness | New York

This expert is a licensed architect and highly experienced executive with a successful 30+ year career in the New York design, construction, and facilities management industry. Prior to his current role, he has held various positions with the government of New York City, including the Office of the Mayor, Department of Design and Construction and the Department of General Services. He is...

Architect Expert Witness FAQs

What is the role of an architectural expert witness in a legal case?

An architectural expert witness provides specialized knowledge about building design, construction, codes, and standards. They can offer critical insights and testimony in cases involving construction defects, property disputes, or personal injuries.

What types of cases does an architectural expert witness typically handle?

Architectural expert witnesses often handle cases related to building failures, construction accidents, zoning disputes, patent infringement, ADA compliance issues, and professional negligence claims.

How can an architectural expert witness assist in a construction defect case?

In a construction defect case, an architectural expert can analyze blueprints, site plans, and other documents to identify design flaws or code violations that may have contributed to the defect.

Are there subspecialties within the field of architectural expert witnessing?

Yes. Some architectural experts specialize in specific areas like residential architecture, commercial buildings, urban planning, historic preservation, green building practices or accessibility design.

Why might I need an architectural expert witness for a personal injury claim on a property?

If a personal injury occurred due to a potential design flaw or building code violation, an architectural expert can provide crucial evidence by identifying any such issues in the property's design or construction.

How does Expert Institute select its Architect expert witnesses?

Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.

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