Marty D Wilson Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Company: MDW Group, Inc
  • Phone: (415) 602-4345
  • Cell: (415) 602-4345
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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Construction and Construction Defects

Keywords/Search Terms:

Contract Compliance, Scope of Work, Cost Analysis, Change Orders, Schedule Delays, Punch Lists, Punchlists, Project Administration, Defects, Permit Inspection, Termination, Architecture, A&E MEP Engineering Design, Specifications, Constructability, Industry Standard Practices, Personal Injury


MS CE -- Construction Management, Stanford University; BS Civil Engineering, Stanford University

Years in Practice:


Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:


Additional Information

Marty Wilson founded and managed a Commercial Construction Company operating in San Francisco (where he built projects in 120+ Buildings, and his company earned annual Top 25 Contractor Listings in the SF Business Times), the Greater Bay Area, Sacramento, and four states. Mr. Wilson offers 45+ Years of Experience and Expertise in the following Construction Categories: • Structural and Seismic Rehabs, Shell and Core, Base Building, Tenant Improvements, • Prelim Design Drawing Plan Checking & Review, Constructability Analysis, Value Engineering, • Conceptual Estimating and Budgeting, • Bid Solicitations, Contractor Prequalification, Union and Non-Union Considerations, • Plans & Spec Hard Cost Bidding, • Build To Suit & Design Build, • Bid Comparisons, Leveling and Analysis, • Lump Sum, Cost Plus, Time and Material, GMP, Procedures, Requirements, • Contract Documentation, Forms, Details, Exhibits, and Assembly, • Subcontract Documentation, Forms, and Assembly, • Project Commencement Procedures, Documentation, Plans, Schedules, OAC Project Meetings, • Project Management Software, • Permit Filing, Plan Check, Review, Inspections, • RFIs and Submittals, • Jobsite Superintendent, Jobsite Staffing, Assistant Staff, Site Management, Project Engineer, Assistant Project Manager, • Jobsite Safety, Cal OSHA, • Weather Protection, Delays, and Damages, • Project Invoicing Requirements, Procedures, Documentation, Review & Analysis, • Change Order Cost Analysis, Evaluation & Documentation, GC vs Subcontractor Scope, • Payoff Negotiations, • Project Close Out, Punch List, Attic Stocking of Surplus Materials, Warranty, As Builts, • Project Lien Releases, Forms, Timing and Notice of Completion, • Solicitation, Retention and Management of Project Architect, A&E and Professional Consultants, Administration and Responsibilities, • ADA Compliance, • Project Management, Construction Management, PM & CM Performance, & Scope of Work, • Commercial Lease Work Letters, Allowances, end of Lease Restoration, • Landlord Scope & Costs, Building Manager, Asset Manager, Notices of Non-Responsibility. Marty Wilson earned a BS in Civil Engineering and an MS in Construction Management from Stanford University, where he was also awarded a Full Tuition Fellowship for Graduate Studies. He offers confident and persuasive Expert Witness testimony in his trial and deposition presentations: “I have asked Marty Wilson to be an expert witness on several cases. Marty’s knowledge, understanding of the litigation process, and thorough preparation for deposition and trial have greatly assisted me with my cases. Marty can often frame challenging construction litigation issues into concepts easily understood by laymen.” Garret D. Murai, Partner, Nomos, LLP “Garret, You may recall referring me to Marty Wilson a couple of years ago. Fast forward to this week, Marty testified for us as a construction expert in SF Superior Court. He was fantastic. Total mastery of the subject matter and a natural witness. The plaintiffs’ counsel, an extremely capable trial lawyer, couldn’t touch him. I will definitely be looking for opportunities to use Marty in the future and would recommend him without hesitation.” Carl D. Ciochon, Partner, Fennemore Wendel