Mr. Shepherd conducts investigations, analysis, testing, research and report development for the following areas: * Expert Witness/Litigation Support: For construction defect, personal injury, standard of care and business related litigation (for deposition, mediation, arbitration and trial). * Property Damage Claims: Conducting property damage assessments for buildings damaged by fire, earthquake, wind or hail. * General Consulting: Includes conducting roof surveys, replacement cost analysis, life cycle analysis, specification and detail review and/or development. * Leak Investigations: Determine the cause and origin of water intrusion into buildings resulting from the failures of roofing, decks, wall cladding, windows and below grade areas of a building.
Primary Areas of Expertise: Roofing, Waterproofing, Sheet Metal and Exterior Walls for Residential and Commercial Buildings
Education & Licenses
RCI Registered Roof Consultant (RRC#212), RCI Registered Roof Observer (RRC#019), Licensed Roofing Contractor in CA (C-39:557494) and AZ (K-42:269167), HAAG Certified Commercial & Residential Roofing Inspector (#200911150), Building Science Thermography Certified (#32564)