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 Expert  724560

Expert in Construction, Standards of Workmanship, Property Valuation, Code & Quality Compliance


Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Maryland (MD)
USA
Education Work History Career AccomplishmentsPublicationsConsulting Services Expert Witness

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Expert has a formal education in Architecture and construction sciences, as well as, and more importantly, 34 years practical field experience as a forensic scientist in residential construction, project management, real estate development, home inspection/engineering and valuation science, providing expert advice to the legal community.

Expert has authored and presented formal course study in building code compliance and architectural design for the Graduate REALTORS Institute, The Community Colleges of Baltimore and Lorman Educational Services just to name a few.

Expert has a staff of 12 associates, all experts in their field. Expert's communication skills are able to distill his staff's 400+ years of experience into concise, understandable reports and oral testimony.

Expert and his family lived through a catastrophic construction failure {7/2005}; providing him first hand experience of the hazards of substandard construction. His perspective is unique and profound; affording him the passion to protect others from suffering as his family endured.

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architectural engineering

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architectural science

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BOCA model code

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builder's risk insurance

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building architecture

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building chimney design

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building code

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building construction regulation

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building design

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building inspection

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building material development

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building materials testing

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building roof failure

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building safety

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building science

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building technology

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building wall

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construction accident

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construction claim

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construction contract

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construction cost

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construction defect

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construction design deficiency

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construction engineering

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construction failure

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construction industry standard

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construction material deficiency

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construction planning

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construction project management

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construction safety equipment

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construction safety management

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electrical building code

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forensic construction

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foundation failure

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foundation movement

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foundation settlement

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lighting system design

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modular construction

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residential building construction

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standards of workmanship

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workers' compensation


Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Localities:
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Baltimore, Maryland;  Frederick, Maryland;  Gaithersburg, Maryland;  Bowie, Maryland;  Reading, Pennsylvania;  Lancaster, Pennsylvania;  Wilmington, Delaware;  and Alexandria, Virginia.

Often requested
with this expert:

All Construction Related Issues: Defects, Standards of...
Commercial and Residential Architectural Construction &...
Construction Costs
Construction Turn-Key, Private Construction, Commercial &...

Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
1980   BS   Architecture   Dublin University, school of Architecture   Summa Cum Laude

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1980 to

 

(Undisclosed)

 

Management

 

CEO

 

Chief Architect, Imagineer, Strategic Planning.


Career Accomplishments:
Associations/Societies

President Emeritus, MD/DC Chapter National; Association of REALTORS, REALTORS National; Association of REALTORS - Howard County.

Licenses/Certifications

Maryland RE Broker, Virginia RE Broker, Maryland MHIC, Maryland Appraiser State Certification

Professional Appointments

Editor, Senior Writer Real Estate Business Magazine, Senior Instructor Graduate REALTORS Institute

Awards/Recognition

REALTOR of the Year; Author of the YEAR - REB Magazine.


Publications:
Publications and Patents Summary

200+ publications, 2 patents, 4 course authorships, MD State CEU Approved instructor.

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - Real Estate Business Magazine  
 - Graduate REALTORS Institute  
 - VAR / GRI  
 - Lorman Educational services  

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • He has consulted for dozens of area builders and home owners in the construction of UNcommon Designs, water features, bridges, complex roof truss systems, flooring systems, new and innovative products
  • Fee Consultant to:Dave Haering, custom carpentry,Beall/Heyman Construction,Don Layton, Electrical Services,Apollo Enterprise,100's individual home buyers of custom homes
  • Kevin Tabe Esq.Federal Public Defenders office. Lisa Lunt, Esq.
  • Lyle Poe, esq
  • Scott Ives, Esq
Recent Client Requests:
  • Construction chemicals expert to participate in a roundtable discussion.
  • Construction safety expert for consulting on job site safety management.
  • Detroit construction cost expert for consulting on construction fees.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your expert consulting needs.  Expert is available for consulting to corporate, legal and government clients.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
Maryland, District and Circuit Courts, Zoning Appeals Boards, State Real Estate Tax/Assessment Court. Maryland Legislature - frequent expert on pending legislation
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Home construction expert for consulting on mold issues in a basement.
  • Home construction expert for consulting on litigation case involving construction standard and valuation.
  • Expert for consulting on stairway stringer collapse.
  • Expert for consulting on Lawsuit.
  • Metallurgist corrosion for consulting on Pipeline Corrosion.
  • Expert in survey reading & interpretation for consulting on property damage inspection, structural engineering, litigation.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Additional Skills and Services:
Training/Seminars

Construction Principles - Graduate REALTORS Institute, Building Code Compliance Lorman Education Services


 

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