Construction Defect Expert Witnesses

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Construction defect expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including building construction, civil engineering, structural engineering, architecture, and project management. Some of the most common specialties among these experts include foundation defects, roofing defects, plumbing defects, electrical system defects, and HVAC system defects. They have provided opinions on the effects of poor workmanship, design errors, material failures, code violations, and water intrusion issues.

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Construction Management, Delay, and Disruption Expert Witness | PennsylvaniaView profile

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Construction Management, Delay, and Disruption Expert Witness | Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania

This highly qualified expert has over 25 years of experience in construction management and claims analysis. He earned his BS in civil engineering from Catholic University of America, is certified as a planning and scheduling professional, and is a licensed professional engineer. He is active in his field as a member of the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering International, the...

HVAC &Plumbing Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile

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HVAC &Plumbing Expert Witness | California

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California

This expert has over 40 years of field experience as a plumber and HVAC contractor. He has installed, managed, and consulted for various projects. He is familiar with construction defects, claims, personal injury, costs, and product liability. He currently serves as Principal for a consulting firm dealing with plumbing, heating, HVAC, and Asbestos exposure mechanical systems.

Architecture and Construction Expert Witness | OhioView profile

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Architecture and Construction Expert Witness | Ohio

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Ohio

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,...

Estimator: General Construction Expert Witness | New JerseyView profile

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Estimator: General Construction Expert Witness | New Jersey

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New Jersey

This highly qualified expert has years of experience in the fields of construction management and complete estimates. He is a certified professional estimator with five decades of hands-on experience in all areas of construction. He is an active member of the Construction Specifications Institute and the American Society of Professional Estimators, which he presided over for seven two-year terms....

Electrical Engineering And Forensics Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile

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Electrical Engineering And Forensics Expert Witness | California

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California

This expert on Electrical Engineering has over 28 years of experience. He is experienced in lighting, power, fire alarm and communication design for institutional, medical, commercial and design/build projects. He has performed analysis of electrical systems for hospitals, military and industrial facilities. His background in electrical engineering provided a solid platform for performing...

Construction defect and building code compliance Expert Witness | VirginiaView profile

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Construction defect and building code compliance Expert Witness | Virginia

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Virginia

This highly qualified expert has extensive knowledge in commercial building codes, construction and carpentry. He holds close to two dozen certifications and has completed several courses through academic institutions like Texas A&M University. His notable certifications including Residential Building, Electrical and Plumbing Inspector, Hazardous Communication Standard and Accident Investigation....

Construction Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile

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Construction Expert Witness | California

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California

This expert is highly qualified in construction-related matters, boasting over 35 years of experience in the industry. He is licensed as a general contractor in the state of California. He served as a carpenter for Argus Construction, John Frank Construction, Perfection Woodworking, and Coastline Construction. With these companies, he worked on various types of commercial and residential...

Site and Building Construction Expert Witness | MississippiView profile

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Site and Building Construction Expert Witness | Mississippi

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Mississippi

This highly-qualified expert has extensive experience in site and building construction, high rise condos, AIA disputes, and insurance claims. He earned his BLA in landscape architecture from Mississippi State University, is a registered landscape architect and building contractor, and is a licensed realtor and general contractor builder. This expert is active in his field as a member of the...

Work Zone Safety, Mining, and Traffic Construction Expert Witness | North CarolinaView profile

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Work Zone Safety, Mining, and Traffic Construction Expert Witness | North Carolina

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North Carolina

This highly-qualified expert has over 25 years of experience in work zone safety, with demonstrated experience in health and safety management, regulatory compliance, safety auditing and reviews, and accident and incident investigations in areas of construction and mine safety. He earned his AS in electronics systems technology at Community College of the Air Force and his BS in occupational...

Architectural Design and Construction Expert Witness | GeorgiaView profile

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Architectural Design and Construction Expert Witness | Georgia

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Georgia

This highly-qualified expert has over 30 years as an executive-level architect and construction professional. He earned his BS in architecture from Ball State University and is a licensed architect and general contractor. He is active in his field as a member of several organizations, including the American Institute of Architects and the National Association of Architectural Registration. He...

Forensic Construction Investigation Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile

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Forensic Construction Investigation Expert Witness | California

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California

This expert has over 40 years of experience in the construction and insurance industry. He is a licensed insurance adjuster and general adjuster and is certified in fraud in the property casualty insurance industry. He is a member of the Sacramento Claims Association and the Forensic Expert Witness Association. He previously served as a forensic construction consultant at the Forensic Group, as a...

Construction Defect Expert Witness FAQs

What is a construction defect expert witness?

A construction defect expert witness is a professional with extensive knowledge and experience in the construction industry. They provide testimony and evidence in legal cases involving construction defects.

What types of cases does a construction defect expert witness handle?

These experts handle cases involving building code violations, structural failures, water intrusion issues, poor workmanship claims, and other construction-related disputes.

How can a construction defect expert witness assist in my case?

They can analyze project documents, inspect the site for defects, evaluate compliance with industry standards, and provide credible testimony to support your case.

Are there subspecialties within the field of construction defect expert witnessing?

Yes, some experts may specialize in specific areas like structural engineering, architecture, or building codes. Their expertise can be crucial depending on the nature of the defect.

Why is it important to hire an expert witness who specializes in construction defects for my case?

Construction defect cases often involve complex technical details. An expert witness with this specialty has the necessary knowledge to understand these complexities and present them clearly in court.

How does Expert Institute select its Construction Defect 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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