Find a Building Codes Expert
Building Code Experts providing expertise where structures governed by building code provisions were not followed resulting in personal injury, property damage or liability for subsequent repairs. Building Codes experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in New York legal matters, and provide expert reports and testimony for judges, attorneys, lawyers, law firms, insurance companies and government agencies in Federal and state court trials and arbitrations in New York.
The listings below are of Building Codes experts serving New York.
Featured ListingsJeffrey Phillip Weinstein, AIA
Office of Design and Construction
Santa Monica, CA
California Licensed Architect since 1982, with Masters Degree in Real Estate Development, experienced in development, design and construction of office buildings, high-rise condominiums, multi-family residential and mixed-use projects, retail, neighborhood shopping centers and regional malls, hotels and resorts, hospitals, and schools (K-12 and University). Manage design and construction on a broad range of building types, working closely with clients, owners, architects, engineers, consultants, general contractors, subcontractors, vendors, specialty contractors, and government officials to move projects forward on time and within budget. Experience in real estate development, acquiring government approvals, entitlements & permits, architect's standard of care, construction management, claims & defects, A/E/C agreements. Expertise includes building envelope & water intrusion, zoning & building codes, errors/omissions, destructive testing & repair, schools (DSA), hospitals (OSHPD), condominiums, commercial/retail/mixed-use projects, high-rise structures, hotels & resorts. Previous employers include Nadel and Callison Architects, Tishman Construction, Trammel Crow Company, California State University, Great Wolf Resort and Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital. Testified as Expert (30+ cases) for Plaintiffs & Defendants. 35+ years Design/Build experience as Licensed Architect, Construction Manager, and Owner's Representative; 25+ years as Expert Witness. Offices in Santa Monica and Ventura County.
Expert ListingsJames Rappoport, AIA - NCARB
Rappoport Daroff Design
Many recent legal cases in consultation with attorneys representing both Plaintiffs and Defendants have focused on premises liability, supported by on-site investigations, research and documentation, building code citations, ADA accessibility law citations and related local, state and Federal laws governing the built environment. Some of these premises liability legal cases have involved personal injury complaints, and some have involved wrongful death matters.
Combs & Associates
Peter Combs, Architect
28 years as a trial experienced expert witness specializing in architecture, construction, ADA compliance, building codes, disabled access, contract disputes, water intrusion and forensic reconstruction of accident sites from photographs.
WEXCO International Corp.
Brad Avrit, PE
Marina Del Rey, CA
40+ years as an industry leader in construction management. Expert in Building Codes, Safety Engineering, Safety Regulations, Claims & Claims Prevention. Our staff has investigated over 10,000 cases, delivered over 2,000 depositions & testified in over 600 trials.
Dale Wheeler, PE
ruther glen, VA
SPECIALTY AREAS: Fire Protection system design, installation and operation: Fire detection, Smoke detection, Fire alarm, Central Stations, Sprinkler Systems, Fire Suppression Systems, Fire and Smoke Barriers, Fire Safety, Life Safety, Code Compliance, Fire Cause and Origin, Arson, Fire Hazard, Building Materials, & Fire Resistance Rating.
Electrical Technical & Safety Services
Bill Nolte, C.S.H.O.
Fort Worth, TX
Licensed Master Electrician with 45+ years of experience, IBEW Journeyman Inside Wireman 39+ years (in Good Standing), Certified Safety and Health Official 2005 present (OSHA Region VI Southwest Training Center - Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service. Authorized OSHA Instructor, Electrical Safety and Technical Trainer 2011 present. Converting the technical into lay terms or translating the electrical installation into appropriate Code and or Standard references. Forensic Electrical Accident/Incident investigations.
Head Of Engineering, LLC
Michael C. Head, PE, LEED AP BD+C
Mr. Head has more than 35 years of structural engineering analysis design and project/construction management experience throughout Saudi Arabia and the United States. His investigation design and construction experience make him highly qualified to engage in forensic investigations and to assist the design construction and legal communities.
Engineering Associate Services
Michael Plunkett Offices: NC and RI
South Kingston, RI
Thirty five years experience in the design analysis, inspection and auditing of piping, pipe supports structural and other mechanical components. Extensive experience performing design reviews, safety and hazards & engineering risk analyses. Office: Homosassa, Florida Office: Wakefield, Rhode Island