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Daroff Design Inc.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2121 Market Street, 19103


Contact:  James Rappoport, AIA, NCARB Vice President, Principal
www.Jamesrappoport.com
215-636-9900 Or Toll Free
jamesr@daroffdesign.com
2121 Market Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

Contact:  James Rappoport, AIA, NCARB Vice President, Principal
www.Jamesrappoport.com
215-636-9900
jamesr@daroffdesign.com
James Rappoport is Principal - Architect of Record at Daroff Design Inc. + DDI Architects PC, a full service Planning, Architectural & Interior Design practice founded in 1973 and specializing in ground-up, renovation and historic adaptive reuse projects for office facilities, hotels, resorts, restaurants, conference facilities, aviation terminal and entertainment project types. Mr. Rappoport has provided technical consultation, expert witness opinions and testimony in more than 100 legal cases, for both defendants' and plaintiffs' legal teams. Mr. Rappoport is the author of several professional text books and trade journal articles and is an active member of the American Institute of Architects.
Information:  
ADA,  Architecture,  Building Code Compliance,  Construction,  Errors and Omissions,  Interior Design,  Personal Injury, 


James Rappoport is Principal - Architect of Record at Daroff Design Inc. + DDI Architects PC, a full service Planning, Architectural & Interior Design practice founded in 1973 and specializing in ground-up, renovation and historic adaptive reuse projects for office facilities, hotels, resorts, restaurants, conference facilities, aviation terminal and entertainment project types. Mr. Rappoport has provided technical consultation, expert witness opinions and testimony in more than 100 legal cases, for both defendants' and plaintiffs' legal teams. Mr. Rappoport is the author of several professional text books and trade journal articles and is an active member of the American Institute of Architects.

Atlas Safety & Security Design, Inc.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
333 Las Olas Way, Suite 1605, 33301


Contact:  Randall Atlas, Ph.D., AIA,CPP
www.cpted-security.com
305-332-6588 Or Toll Free
ratlas@IX.netcom.com
333 Las Olas Way, Suite 1605
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

Contact:  Randall Atlas, Ph.D., AIA,CPP
www.cpted-security.com
305-332-6588
ratlas@IX.netcom.com
Founded in 1988, Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc., is a small business enterprise which provides expert consultation in such areas as: compliance audits for the Americans With Disabilities Act; Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design; Defensible Space Planning; Premises Liability Audits; Security Design Surveys; Traffic Calming and street closure analysis; Environmental crime analysis; Jail Overcrowding Feasibility Studies; Criminal Justice Needs Assessment; Architectural Programming; Space Utilization and Expansion Studies; Security Systems and Detention Equipment Selection & Design, and Expert Witness Testimony. Whether the challenge is accessibility, or preventing crime, Atlas Safety & Security Design is the most qualified firm to assist you in your efforts. Dr. Randall Atlas AIA, CPP is America's only architect/ criminologist and has testified in over 100 cases involving premises liability, inmate suicide, slip and falls, and safety design. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. provides service nationally, with many successful completions and references. Our firm is small and provides intense, custom service that is high quality and very affordable. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. is an established technical assistance consultant with U.S. HUD, the National Institute of Correction, the National Crime Prevention Institute, the American Institute of Architects, and American Society of Industrial Security. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. has provided Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) workshops, seminars, trainings, and design charrettes for numerous cities around the United States. The heart of any organization depends on the personnel experience, quality, and depth of understanding that staff can bring to solve complex and interrelated applications in urban and crime prevention planning. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. maintains relationships with specialists across the United States to supplement and particular and custom requirement which a project may have. This knowledge is critical to achieve a successful completion of a project on time and on budget. He is the author of the leading current book on CPTED called, ³21st Security and CPTED 2nd Edition² and teaches at Florida Atlantic University and conducts security workshops nationally.
Information:  
ADA,  Architecture,  Premises Liability,  Safety,  Slip, Trip, and Fall, 


Founded in 1988, Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc., is a small business enterprise which provides expert consultation in such areas as: compliance audits for the Americans With Disabilities Act; Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design; Defensible Space Planning; Premises Liability Audits; Security Design Surveys; Traffic Calming and street closure analysis; Environmental crime analysis; Jail Overcrowding Feasibility Studies; Criminal Justice Needs Assessment; Architectural Programming; Space Utilization and Expansion Studies; Security Systems and Detention Equipment Selection & Design, and Expert Witness Testimony. Whether the challenge is accessibility, or preventing crime, Atlas Safety & Security Design is the most qualified firm to assist you in your efforts. Dr. Randall Atlas AIA, CPP is America's only architect/ criminologist and has testified in over 100 cases involving premises liability, inmate suicide, slip and falls, and safety design. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. provides service nationally, with many successful completions and references. Our firm is small and provides intense, custom service that is high quality and very affordable. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. is an established technical assistance consultant with U.S. HUD, the National Institute of Correction, the National Crime Prevention Institute, the American Institute of Architects, and American Society of Industrial Security. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. has provided Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) workshops, seminars, trainings, and design charrettes for numerous cities around the United States. The heart of any organization depends on the personnel experience, quality, and depth of understanding that staff can bring to solve complex and interrelated applications in urban and crime prevention planning. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. maintains relationships with specialists across the United States to supplement and particular and custom requirement which a project may have. This knowledge is critical to achieve a successful completion of a project on time and on budget. He is the author of the leading current book on CPTED called, ³21st Security and CPTED 2nd Edition² and teaches at Florida Atlantic University and conducts security workshops nationally.

Universal Designers & Consultants, Inc.
Takoma Park, Maryland
8757 Georgia Avenue, Suite 430, 20913


Contact:  John P.S. Salmen AIA
www.UDConsultants.com
301-270-2470 Or Toll Free
ContactUs@UDConsultants.com
8757 Georgia Avenue, Suite 430
Takoma Park, Maryland 20913

Contact:  John P.S. Salmen AIA
www.UDConsultants.com
301-270-2470
ContactUs@UDConsultants.com
Licensed architects and accessibility experts with more than 20 years of experience, Universal Designers & Consultants, Inc. (UD&C) assists large corporations, small businesses and government entities in understanding and complying with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Fair Housing Act (FHA) and other accessibility codes and regulations. Clients benefit from our team's well-considered guidance. UD&C understands the complexity of accessibility code compliance and the necessity of evaluating the context of each situation before coming up with solutions. The recommendations we offer our clients are crafted to withstand challenges. UD&C is able to stay up to date on accessibility trends and the intricacies of code evolution by participating in the International Code Council/American National Standards Institute (ICC/ANSI) A117 Committee and its standards development process. UD&C President John Salmen has been a voting member of the ICC/ANSI A117 Committee for more than two decades and currently serves on the Editorial Committee. In addition, UD&C represented the American Institute of Architects (AIA) on the ADA Accessibility Guidelines Review Federal Advisory Committee that developed the revised Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines adopted by the US Department of Justice as the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design. UD&C has experience evaluating a huge range of indoor, outdoor, new and existing facilities.
Information:  
ADA,  Architecture,  Building Code Compliance, 


Licensed architects and accessibility experts with more than 20 years of experience, Universal Designers & Consultants, Inc. (UD&C) assists large corporations, small businesses and government entities in understanding and complying with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Fair Housing Act (FHA) and other accessibility codes and regulations. Clients benefit from our team's well-considered guidance. UD&C understands the complexity of accessibility code compliance and the necessity of evaluating the context of each situation before coming up with solutions. The recommendations we offer our clients are crafted to withstand challenges. UD&C is able to stay up to date on accessibility trends and the intricacies of code evolution by participating in the International Code Council/American National Standards Institute (ICC/ANSI) A117 Committee and its standards development process. UD&C President John Salmen has been a voting member of the ICC/ANSI A117 Committee for more than two decades and currently serves on the Editorial Committee. In addition, UD&C represented the American Institute of Architects (AIA) on the ADA Accessibility Guidelines Review Federal Advisory Committee that developed the revised Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines adopted by the US Department of Justice as the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design. UD&C has experience evaluating a huge range of indoor, outdoor, new and existing facilities.

Combs & Associates
White, Georgia
21 Wolfcliff Road, 30184


Contact:  Peter A. Combs

404-790-1140 Or Toll Free
combsassociates@gmail.com
21 Wolfcliff Road
White, Georgia 30184

Contact:  Peter A. Combs

404-790-1140
combsassociates@gmail.com
A Trial Experienced expert witness, Mr. Combs has been registered as an Architect in Georgia, Florida, Arizona, South Carolina, New York, Colorado, Alabama and Ohio. He has over 35 years of widely varied experience as a practicing architect as well as hands-on construction experience. This makes him uniquely qualified to analyze construction methods and drawings, to detect errors and omissions, to determine if building codes or ADA regulations have been violated; and to do forensic reconstruction of accident sites when only photographs are available. Projects worked on include: a Hyatt Hotel in San Francisco, a merchandise mart in Brussels Belgium, a corporate headquarters for a manufacturing firm Alabama, a multifamily residential complex in Arizona, automobile dealerships, retail stores, shopping malls, residences, office buildings, restaurants, the Discovery School in Charleston SC, new offices for the Carter Presidential Center and a restaurant in Atlanta’s Woodruff Memorial Arts Center. Mr. Combs has over 23 years of experience as an Architectural Expert Witness and has been involved in over 100 cases, been deposed over 30 times and has had 9 court appearances. He provides unbiased and impartial expert testimony and litigation support services for both plaintiff and defense attorneys.
Information:  
ADA,  Architecture,  Building Code Compliance,  Code Compliance,  Construction,  Premises Liability, 


A Trial Experienced expert witness, Mr. Combs has been registered as an Architect in Georgia, Florida, Arizona, South Carolina, New York, Colorado, Alabama and Ohio. He has over 35 years of widely varied experience as a practicing architect as well as hands-on construction experience. This makes him uniquely qualified to analyze construction methods and drawings, to detect errors and omissions, to determine if building codes or ADA regulations have been violated; and to do forensic reconstruction of accident sites when only photographs are available. Projects worked on include: a Hyatt Hotel in San Francisco, a merchandise mart in Brussels Belgium, a corporate headquarters for a manufacturing firm Alabama, a multifamily residential complex in Arizona, automobile dealerships, retail stores, shopping malls, residences, office buildings, restaurants, the Discovery School in Charleston SC, new offices for the Carter Presidential Center and a restaurant in Atlanta’s Woodruff Memorial Arts Center. Mr. Combs has over 23 years of experience as an Architectural Expert Witness and has been involved in over 100 cases, been deposed over 30 times and has had 9 court appearances. He provides unbiased and impartial expert testimony and litigation support services for both plaintiff and defense attorneys.

Dr. C.J. Abraham - Scientific Advisory Services, Ltd.
Great Neck, New York
3 Baker Hill Road, 11023


Contact:  Dr. C. J. Abraham, P.E.
http://www.scientificadvisory.com/cv.html
516-482-5374 Or Toll Free
cjabraham1@aol.com
3 Baker Hill Road
Great Neck, New York 11023

Contact:  Dr. C. J. Abraham, P.E.
http://www.scientificadvisory.com/cv.html
516-482-5374
cjabraham1@aol.com

Dr. C.J. Abraham's CV

 

~Over 40 Years of International Experience Consulting to Insurance Companies, Municipalities, Government Agencies, and the Legal Profession in Personal Injury & Product Liability Cases. In Addition, Consultation and Participation in More than 5,000 Matters involving Human Factors, Safety, Personal Injury & Product Liability for Plaintiffs, Defendants, Private Industry, Insurance Companies, Municipalities, and Government Agencies.~
Information:  
Accident Reconstruction,  ADA,  Allergy,  Amusement Parks,  Analysis,  ANSI Standards,  Apparel,  Asbestos,  Biomedical and Biomechanical Injury Analysis,  Brain Damage Injury,  Burn Injury,  Chemistry,  Concussions,  Construction Safety,  Consumer Products,  Dangerousness,  Engineering,  Exercise Facilities,  Fire and Explosions,  Flammable Fabrics,  Foam Pits,  Hazardous Materials,  Head Injury,  Helmets,  Household Industrial Products,  Human Factors,  Industrial Accidents,  Industrial Hygiene,  Labels and Warnings,  OSHA,  Park and Playground Accidents,  Personal Injury,  Product Liability,  Recreation Accidents,  Risk Assessment,  Safety,  Safety Engineering,  Safety Occupational,  Slip, Trip, and Fall,  Sports Accidents,  Sports and Recreation,  Swimming Pools,  Toxic Exposures,  Toy Safety Design,  Trampoline Parks,  Water Parks, 


Dr. C.J. Abraham's CV

 

~Over 40 Years of International Experience Consulting to Insurance Companies, Municipalities, Government Agencies, and the Legal Profession in Personal Injury & Product Liability Cases. In Addition, Consultation and Participation in More than 5,000 Matters involving Human Factors, Safety, Personal Injury & Product Liability for Plaintiffs, Defendants, Private Industry, Insurance Companies, Municipalities, and Government Agencies.~

Complete General Contractors, Inc.
Gulf Breeze, Florida
14 Live Oak Drive, Suite A-1, 32561


Contact:  John G. Minor CGC, CFM
https://www.teamcomplete.com/
850-377-5423 Or Toll Free
john@teamcomplete.com
14 Live Oak Drive, Suite A-1
Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561

Contact:  John G. Minor CGC, CFM
https://www.teamcomplete.com/
850-377-5423
john@teamcomplete.com
John G. Minor, CGC, CFM, is a large loss insurance appraiser, umpire and expert witness as the president of Complete, Inc. His goal is to review your issues and use experience, training, relationships and specialized knowledge to guide his clients through the difficult challenges of property claims.

Mr. Minor is a third-generation contractor and has committed his career to the understanding of building failures for his clients. Complete serves the country out of Pensacola, Florida, and is a licensed general contractor in multiple states. We use our year of experience to understand what your issues may be and how best to resolve them successfully.

In addition to managing the business of Complete, John Minor teaches classes on restoration, appraisal and construction defect to a variety of clients through Lorman Education Services, the National Hurricane Conference and other professional trainers. These classes are offered to attorneys, adjusters, and construction industry professionals and provide CEU credit hours.

Mr. Minor has been involved in the successful discharge of hundreds of million of dollars as an expert in property claim lawsuits and disputes. His work is throughout the country and Mr. Minor has served both by the plaintiff and defense for a fair appraisal of the issues at hand.

Complete provides restoration services for the policyholders, insurance companies, counsel, and business owners throughout the Southeast as forensic engineers and construction consultants. liability claims and personal injury lawsuits arising from construction issues.
Information:  
ADA,  Appraisers,  Arbitration,  Construction,  Construction Claims,  Construction Defects,  Forensic Engineering,  Forensic Evaluation,  Hurricane Damage,  Mold and Moisture,  Water and Flood Damage, 


John G. Minor, CGC, CFM, is a large loss insurance appraiser, umpire and expert witness as the president of Complete, Inc. His goal is to review your issues and use experience, training, relationships and specialized knowledge to guide his clients through the difficult challenges of property claims.

Mr. Minor is a third-generation contractor and has committed his career to the understanding of building failures for his clients. Complete serves the country out of Pensacola, Florida, and is a licensed general contractor in multiple states. We use our year of experience to understand what your issues may be and how best to resolve them successfully.

In addition to managing the business of Complete, John Minor teaches classes on restoration, appraisal and construction defect to a variety of clients through Lorman Education Services, the National Hurricane Conference and other professional trainers. These classes are offered to attorneys, adjusters, and construction industry professionals and provide CEU credit hours.

Mr. Minor has been involved in the successful discharge of hundreds of million of dollars as an expert in property claim lawsuits and disputes. His work is throughout the country and Mr. Minor has served both by the plaintiff and defense for a fair appraisal of the issues at hand.

Complete provides restoration services for the policyholders, insurance companies, counsel, and business owners throughout the Southeast as forensic engineers and construction consultants. liability claims and personal injury lawsuits arising from construction issues.

Gary A. Young
Trenton, New Jersey
4 Trenton Avenue, 08628


Contact:  Gary A. Young
www.garyyoungvocationalexpert.com
609-883-9033 Or Toll Free
gyoungcrc@gmail.com
4 Trenton Avenue
Trenton, New Jersey 08628

Contact:  Gary A. Young
www.garyyoungvocationalexpert.com
609-883-9033
gyoungcrc@gmail.com
Gary Young has worked in the field of rehabilitation counseling since 1977. He has completed evaluations detailing employability and lost earning capacity in State and Federal Courts. Specialized in case management of catastrophically injured patients in Northeastern United States and worked with claims staff in developing rehabilitation plans and reserves. This experience was helpful in understanding life care planning and economic loss. Reports include comprehensive analysis of vocational, medical and economic impact of injuries and other factors in a methodical and supported format. Transferable skills and abilities are identified through employment analysis and testing. Vocational evaluation, life care planning and economic analysis are combined in one report and one witness so that all of the facts and opinions would be available throughout testimony.
Information:  
ADA,  Economic Evaluations,  Employment,  Life Care Planning,  Lost Profit,  Vocational Rehabilitation, 


Gary Young has worked in the field of rehabilitation counseling since 1977. He has completed evaluations detailing employability and lost earning capacity in State and Federal Courts. Specialized in case management of catastrophically injured patients in Northeastern United States and worked with claims staff in developing rehabilitation plans and reserves. This experience was helpful in understanding life care planning and economic loss. Reports include comprehensive analysis of vocational, medical and economic impact of injuries and other factors in a methodical and supported format. Transferable skills and abilities are identified through employment analysis and testing. Vocational evaluation, life care planning and economic analysis are combined in one report and one witness so that all of the facts and opinions would be available throughout testimony.

Carow · Architects Plus
Southbury, Connecticut
712 South Britain Road, 06488


Contact:  Jay R. Carow, AIA

203-313-6581 Or Toll Free
jcarow@gmail.com
712 South Britain Road
Southbury, Connecticut 06488

Contact:  Jay R. Carow, AIA

203-313-6581
jcarow@gmail.com
Information:  
ADA,  Architecture,  Construction,  Construction Defects,  Slip, Trip, and Fall, 



Equal Access
Carlsbad, California
6859 Briarwood Drive, 92011


Contact:  Bob Evans
www.equalaccess-consultants.com
760-918-5938 Or Toll Free
bob@equalaccess-consultants.com
6859 Briarwood Drive
Carlsbad, California 92011

Contact:  Bob Evans
www.equalaccess-consultants.com
760-918-5938
bob@equalaccess-consultants.com
Equal Access (EA), founded in 1996 by owner/architect/general contractor Bob Evans, provides all services related to the Americans with Disabilities Act Standards for Accessible Design (ADASAD), FHA Accessibility Guidelines, and other state accessibility standards. Mr. Evans has over 35 years' experience as a licensed architect, over 15 years as a licensed general contractor, and over 18 years as an executive accessibility consultant including 5 years as a California Certified Access Specialist (CASp). Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) Bachelor of Arch- 1974, Certified Access Specialist (CASp) #113 State of California, Licensed Architect #10498 (California), California Licensed General Contractor #B973497 and #B998520
Information:  
ADA,  ADA Accessibility Consulting,  Disability, 


Equal Access (EA), founded in 1996 by owner/architect/general contractor Bob Evans, provides all services related to the Americans with Disabilities Act Standards for Accessible Design (ADASAD), FHA Accessibility Guidelines, and other state accessibility standards. Mr. Evans has over 35 years' experience as a licensed architect, over 15 years as a licensed general contractor, and over 18 years as an executive accessibility consultant including 5 years as a California Certified Access Specialist (CASp). Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) Bachelor of Arch- 1974, Certified Access Specialist (CASp) #113 State of California, Licensed Architect #10498 (California), California Licensed General Contractor #B973497 and #B998520