Inspection Expert Witnesses

Inspection expert witnesses and consultants listed here may be able to form expert opinions, draft expert witness reports, provide expert witness testimony at deposition and/or trial as or serve as consulting (non-testifying) experts on inspection. The inspection expert witness listings on this page are typically from fields/areas of expertise such as: Failure Analysis, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgy, Plumbing, Real Estate, and Slip Trip & Fall.

Jeffrey S. Lapin, CPM

California
Real Estate, Slip Trip & Fall - Property Management, Landlord, Tenant, Standards of Care, Maintenance, Inspection, Leasing, CAM, Lease Administration, Commercial Property, Parking Lot, Tenant Improvements, Management Fees
I am a CPM (IREM Certified Property Manager) and have been a commercial property manager for over 38 years. I have operated property management organizations, administered hundreds of leases and am an instructor in these topics at the university level. I am an instructor for IREM and BOMA as well. My specialty revolves around a Landlord's reasonable standard of care for commercial properties including parking lot safety, walkways, balconies and other duties to maintain a reasonably safe property which is a joint responsibility of the Landlord and Property Manager.

D.R. Foster, PhD, PE Expert Welding Engineering and Inspection

Swedesboro, New Jersey
Failure Analysis, Metallurgy - Welding Engineering, Weld Failures, Welding Design, Engineering Education, 3D Printing of Metals, Welding, Welding Safety, Inspection, Welding Metallurgy, Welding Defects, Torch cutting, Forensics, Codes Compliance, Non-Destructive Testing, Manufacturing, Marine, Navy, Aerospace, Military, ASME, AWS
Dr. D.R. Foster is the Principal Engineer at Expert Welding Engineering and Inspection, where he focuses on welding engineering consulting, inspection, and the training of engineers and technicians. Dr. Foster is an expert in regard to the design, manufacture, testing, and safety associated with welded structures. In addition to Dr. Foster’s significant experience in the field of welding engineering in both academia and industry, Dr. Foster possesses a BS, MS, and PhD in Welding Engineering. Strongly dedicated to his craft, Dr. Foster has earned multiple certifications related to fields of welding engineering and inspection. These certifications include Certified Welder (CW), Certified Welding Inspector (CWI), Certified Welding Supervisor (CWS), Certified NDT Level III Inspector (NDT III) and Licensed Professional Engineer (PE), all of which have prepared Dr. Foster exceptionally well to properly analyze failures and other welding problems that are the subject of litigation. Dr. F...

Jeffrey S. Lapin, CPM

Spring City, Tennessee
Real Estate, Slip Trip & Fall - Property Management, Landlord, Tenant, Standards of Care, Maintenance, Inspection, Leasing, CAM, Lease Administration, Commercial Property, Parking Lot, Tenant Improvements, Management Fees
I am a CPM (IREM Certified Property Manager) and have been a commercial property manager for over 38 years. I have operated property management organizations, administered hundreds of leases and am an instructor in these topics at the university level. I am an instructor for IREM and BOMA as well. My specialty revolves around a Landlord's reasonable standard of care for commercial properties including parking lot safety, walkways, balconies and other duties to maintain a reasonably safe property which is a joint responsibility of the Landlord and Property Manager.

Daniel R Robles, PE, MBA Community Engineering Services, PLLC

EDMONDS, Washington
Mechanical Engineering, Plumbing - inspection, construction, building, envelope, aviation, feasibility, epoxy, Aquatherm, blockchain, risk, machinery, insurance, repiping
Project manager for repiping and construction projects. Facility Condition assessments, Blow-in Epoxy liner failure investigations, Aquatherm failure investigations, mechanical and machinery failure investigation, plumbing fixture installation failure investigations, dezincification and other corrosion failure investigations. Risk management, insurance investigations, insurability of blockchain applications. Blockchain applications in engineering. Municipal planning and public advocacy. Statements of work. Specifications, contractor selection. Design and test engineering for Space Shuttle, military aircraft, and Satellites. Airport operations. regulated industries. Commissioning agent for commercial aircraft. Service engineer for aircraft fleet. Adjunct university professor. US Mexico Cross border international business. Public speaking, writing and publication. Business management.