Residential Home Inspection Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Residential Home Inspections, Construction Defect Analysis, Housing Code Violations, Building Code Violations, Home Inspection, Home Inspectors, Real Estate Inspection, Property Inspection, Construction, Construction Defects, Home Inspector Standards Of Care, Building Inspection, Home Inspectors, Code Violations, Building Code Violations, Housing Code Violations, Nuisance Violations, Code Enforcement, Substandard Housing, Construction Inspections, NPDES Inspections, Fire Code Violations, Zoning Code Violations, Certified Home Inspections, Inspection Reports, Home Defects, Icbo Building Inspectors, Icc Building Inspectors, Building Inspections,DRE Department of Real Estate

Expert Witness No.1959


  • California State University, Long Beach - Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Criminal Justice
  • Saddleback College, Mission Viejo – Courses taken in Uniform Building Code and Combination Dwelling Inspection 


  • ICBO / International Code Council - Certified Building Inspector
  • National Association of Certified Home Inspectors – Certified Home Inspector


Owner and inspector of a Home Inspection business, City of Westminster NPDES water quality and Building Inspections, Consultant for construction defect analysis and home maintenance issues

In 2004, Expert 1959’s Home Inspection business was founded to provide service for real estate inspections and evaluation reports for residential properties including single-family homes and condominiums. Inspections and reports involving construction defects and using discretion for conditions that warrant further analysis by specialists.  Clients include real estate buyers, sellers, lenders, homeowner associations and property owners seeking independent evaluations and inspections for agents and brokers

More than 9 years of hands-on code violation inspection and investigative experience involving building, housing, zoning, and nuisance code related violations for municipal governments including the City of Fountain Valley and City of Westminster in Southern California.  Inspections include thousands of residential homes in existing and new construction, and hundreds of commercial and industrial facilities.  Experience includes inspection for safe occupancy, code compliance, zoning and land use issues, and assisting other government agencies such as Police, Fire, Health Departments and other government agencies.