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The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Housing experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give attorneys a sense of the Housing landscape.
This expert has been in Commercial Real Estate for many years. This expert is one of a few people in the real estate profession to hold both Certified Property Manager (CPM) and Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designations. This expert has an extensive background in management, brokerage, and renovation of commercial real estate. This expert has been responsible for successfully negotiating over $90 million in real estate transactions. This expert formed a full service commercial real estate firm specializing in property management, leasing and sales of small to medium size properties. This expert served the firm as President and Administrator. The company employed over 100 people and handled retail, office and multi-family properties. The firm specializes in hands-on real estate services for homes associations, condominiums, apartment communities, office buildings, and retail strip centers. As President, this expert oversees more than 100 properties. These properties include over 1,500 apartment units, and fifty homeowner - condominium associations comprised collectively of 6,000 units. This expert has served on the executive committee for a city Chapter of Institute of Real Estate Management, is past President a County Commercial Investment Division of Realtors, and served as a consultant for a Housing Authority.
Public Sector RE Management Expert
This expert is a Managing Director of an independent global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional. This expert is an experienced real estate professional with strong expertise in real estate finance, transaction management and development and operations for office, retail, multifamily and mixed-use assets. This expert has many years of experience in the real estate industry and a portfolio that includes a diverse range of both Public and Private Sector real estate and program management disciplines, including stakeholder and client relations, market and financial analysis, appraisal review and valuation, benchmarking, project management oversight and strategic planning.
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This expert authors and provides expert testimony on real estate matters, including damages, finance and business operations. This expert is a Licensed Real Estate Broker and is an Adjunct Professor for a master degree program.
This expert is a highly regarded real estate professional with extensive experience in counseling and investment analysis, litigation support, acquisitions, dispositions and workout strategies, development, valuation, and marketing. Clients have included law firms, developers, governmental agencies, and corporations throughout the US on a comprehensive cross-section of large, complex and significant properties. This expert has provided valuation / consulting services on hundreds of properties, and has an extensive range of geographical experience. This expert has also been a recognized industry counselor in commercial property rent disputes, senior housing and healthcare facilities and Low Income Housing Tax Credit, properties. Prior to his counseling activities, this expert developed projects as a principal and general contractor.
This expert is an AIA certified Architect with many years of architectural design and construction administration experience with all building types, including educational, medical, R&D, corporate, commercial, custom residential, multi-family housing, military and industrial projects. Emphasizing use of durable, low maintenance materials including stainless, copper, bronze, zinc, cement-fiber, plastics, composites, specialty sealants & industrial paints. This expert heads a building reconstruction and forensic investigation consultancy that provides visual inspection, intrusive testing, defect analysis, repair recommendations and forensic expert services for both plaintiff and defense parties. This expert brings to the table specialized knowledge of construction materials, industry standards, code compliance, waterproofing, vapor transmission, exterior finishes, corrosion, condensation, ventilation, mold, wood rot, suspended ceilings, interior partitions, and structural issues. This expert's experience includes thousands of visual inspections and hundreds of intrusive tests for construction defect cases, including institutional, commercial and retail structures, housing developments and private homes. This expert also provides reconstruction design, details and specifications focused on solving complex construction problems and developing effective repairs for commercial and institutional buildings.
This expert has served as a third-party neutral construction expert for mediators, arbitrators and courts, and retained jointly by both plaintiff and defense parties. Specializing in complex construction disputes where resolution can be facilitated through clarification of technical issues and extensive case documents. Experience includes complex, multi-party commercial and institutional cases.
This expert is an expert in residential and commercial mortgage underwriting and finance. This expert has underwritten financing for 800+ homes to be marketed to VA loan eligible veterans, and for a bank this expert structured and underwrote $150 million in commercial debt financing for acquisition and development projects. This expert also structured, underwrote and closed $25+ million in conventional, government-insured and jumbo residential loans. This expert has worked as expert witness providing expertise in real investment valuation, loan financing, and market and financial analysis in a Federal housing discrimination lawsuit. This expert holds an MBA and Master in Architecture.