Fred B. Lott, AIA, ARA, NCARB, CSI Expert Witness

Contact Information

  • Additional States: California and New York
  • Company: Fred Lott Architect
  • Phone: (917) 371-5149
  • Cell: (917) 371-5149
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties:

Architecture and Construction Defects

Specialty Focus:

Construction Claims & Disputes, Fraudulent & Coercive Construction Claims, Construction Management, Defective Contract Language, Construction Defects, Change Order Entitlement, Fraudulent Change Order Practices, Sequencing of Construction Operations, Schedule Recovery, and Quality Assurance


Bachelor of Architecture, Ball State University; Large Scale Integrated Project Management, Middlesex University; Multi Protection Design, Department of Defense

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Additional Information

Fred has over 38 years of domestic and International Experience, including complex projects of more than $3 billion. He carries multiple architectural licenses in ten states and several diverse certifications. Legal cases include; Antitrust Violations, Bribery, Construction Defects, Change Order Entitlement, Scheduling Impacts, Violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Fraudulent Claims, Foreclosure of Mechanic’s Liens, Industrial Climate Control, Labor Code Violations, Breach of Contract, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Aid and Abetting Fiduciary Duties, Conversion, Unfair Business Practices, and Federal FAA Regulations. Market Sector Experience Hotels: High Rise, Full Service Luxury Boutique, Extended Stay, Condo Hotels, & Suite Hotels Retail: Wholesale Warehousing, eCommerce, Regional Shopping Centers & Showrooms Aviation Maintenance Facilities: Service Hangars, Hydraulic Systems, Wing Docks, & Nose Docks Government Facilities: Federal Courthouses, Mental Health Facilities, Correctional Facilities, Post Offices, State Capital & Historic Monuments Renovations Food Service: Airline Food Service Suppliers, Restaurants – Fine Dining & Casual Dining, Private Clubs, Brasseries, Banquette Facilities, Cafeterias, Food Concession, Food Processing & Packing, Cold Storage, & Bulk Food Preparation Entertainment & Performing Arts: Amphitheaters, Convention Centers, Community Centers, Sports Arcades & Entertainment Offices: Corporate Offices & Office Buildings