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Expert Witnesses


Construction Consultants + Forensic Expert Witnesses + Mediation

1202 Greenacre Avenue
West Hollywood, CA 90046-5708
P: (800) 684-9100; (323) 874-8973
F: (323) 874-8948


MPGroup is a Los Angeles County based collaboration of architects, engineers, contractors and other construction technical experts skilled in the design, project management, and construction of buildings for human occupancy. We are a team of courtroom tested senior forensic expert witnesses in support of legal counsel. Each member of our team has extensive hands-on experience over numerous years in their practice areas. Our seasoned team is highly experienced in construction litigation and has courtroom testimony expertise effectively assisting trial lawyers.

We are experienced with construction issues ranging from SAFETY to CONSTRUCTION DEFECTS for all types of construction projects including apartments, commercial, condominiums, custom homes, fire stations, hospitals, hotels, industrial, office buildings, police stations, public schools, public works, shopping centers, single-family residential, skilled nursing facilities, tenant improvement, theme parks and tract housing.

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Our Team of Experts

Michael S. Poles, GC, CM, RCI, DABFET, ACFE
General Contractor; Construction Manager; Registered Construction Inspector; Diplomate of the American Board of Forensic Engineering and Technology; American College of Forensic ExaminersConstruction Expert Witness and Mediator
Founder and Chief Executive of MPGroup
Robert A. Hawthorne, Architect, NCARB
ArchitectArchitectural Expert Witness
Senior Associate/ MPGroup
Gregg E. Brandow, PhD, PE, SE
Professional Engineer; Structural EngineerStructural Engineering Expert Witness
Senior Associate/ MPGroup
Shlomo I. Rosenfeld, PE
Professional EngineerMechanical Engineering Expert Witness
Senior Associate/ MPGroup
Charles C. Munroe, III, FCPE, ASPE
Fellow & Certified Professional Estimator – American Society of Professional Estimators; Fellow New Jersey Professional Estimator’s AssociationConstruction Cost Estimating Expert Witness
Senior Associate/ MPGroup
Joel I. Berman, CIH, CSP, CIAQM
Certified Safety Professional
Certified Asbestos Consultant
Certified Industrial Hygienist
Certified Indoor Air Quality Manager
Certified Lead Sampling TechnicianSenior Associate/ MPGroup

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