Contact this Expert Witness
- Company: Dickson-Schaefer, Ltd.
- Phone: (317) 446-9001
- Fax: (866) 920-8571
- Website: www.dickson-schaefer.com
Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness
General Specialties:Engineering and Failure Analysis
Specialty Focus:Structural Engineering, Construction defects, water infiltration, storm damage, fire damage, explosion damage, structural collapse, failure of temporary shoring, construction site accidents, roofing failure, windows, handrail failures, masonry, concrete, steel, failure analysis, façade failure
Education:MSCE, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; BSCE, Purdue University
Years in Practice:31
Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:13
I strive to perform impartial forensic investigations in an efficient manner to help my Clients assess their issue. I prepare concise written reports that provide a solid understanding of the technical aspects of the issue so my Client can make informed decisions. My expert witness experience includes cases dealing with issues such as defective construction, water infiltration, storm/fire/explosion damage assessment, structural collapse, failure of temporary shoring, construction site accidents, roofing failure, improper design and manfacture of windows and handrail failures.