Zohaib A Alvi, PE Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Company: za/engineering
  • Phone: (631) 746-5943
  • Website: consultz.net

Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Structural Engineering and Building Inspection

Keywords/Search Terms:

Forensic Engineering, Structural Failure, Construction Issues, Special Inspections, Building Evaluation, Building Defects, Trips and Falls, Building Preservation, Building Repair, Retaining Walls, Foundations, Building Codes


Dual Bachelor of Science, SUNY Farmingdale; Master of Engineering, SUNY Buffalo

Years in Practice:


Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:


Additional Information

Zohaib A. Alvi, PE is a Civil, Structural, and Forensic Engineering Consultant, and Principal of za/engineering. He is a graduate of State University of New York, Farmingdale State College, and holds a dual Bachelors of Science degree in Architectural Technology and Construction Management, along with an Engineering Leadership Certificate from Cornell University, and earned his Master of Engineering from SUNY Buffalo. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) and maintain licensure in New York and multiple other states. He has extensive experience in the evaluation, repair, and rehabilitation of existing structures and historic buildings, verifying construction compliance with applicable building codes and contract specifications, evaluating impact of construction errors, change orders, and damages during construction. He is also highly experienced in forensic investigations evaluations, to determine the cause and origin of structural deficiencies, damage following accidents, weather-related damage, and other concerns, and has opined in legal matters concerning the same.