Mr. William J. LeFord
P O Box 1718
Fair Oaks CA, 95628
Construction Expert, ICBO Certified Building Inspector, Mold Certified, Arbitrator, Contractor.
BIO / Resume / CV:
Experience Inspector: Certified Building Inspector and member of ICBO. #85681 Specialties include Construction Defects, Water and Mold Intrusion, Code Interpretation, Forensic Investigations, Contracts, Claims Analysis, Cost Estimates, Plan Interpretation, and Destructive Testing. Contractor: Building, Engineering & Remediation for 26 years. #375978 Mediator & Arbitrator: (Master) Arbitration Works, Sacramento Mediation, Construction ADR. Arbitrated/Mediated over 200 cases for construction and real-estate related issues. Set on mediation panels to review cases for home owners and contractors. Member of Quality Assurance Committee for Arbitration Works. Evaluate new panel members. Instructor: University of California at Davis, Construction Management Program. Instructed students on Blueprint and Plan Reading. (5 yrs) Consultant and Expert Witness for the Contractors State License Board. Revised engineering exam for CSLB and acted as an expert for deputies. Chairman: and member of Review Board for Yuba City Assembly Hall. Speaker: Institute of Construction Management and Arbitration Works Education Cosumnes River College 1972-1975 Associated Arts University California at Davis 1975-1976 Bacteriology U. C. Davis Construction Mgt. 1996-1999 Construction Mgt. Degree Continuing Education U C Davis Construction Law Los Rios College Dist. Construction Code Compliance U D Davis Estimating and Scheduling Contractors License Board - Expert Witness Certification Arbitration Works/ ICM - Mediation & Arbitration Certification Sacramento Mediation - Mediation Certification McGeorge Law School - Dispute Resolution Certification Herring & Herring - Environmental Certification OSHA - Asbestos Certification Team Technologies - Project Alignment Mold University - Mold Mitigation Professional Licenses Environmental ICBO Certified Building Inspector #88681 General Building and Engineering #375978 Contractor #375978 Hazardous Materials Certified Professional Affiliations (past & present) International Council of Building Officials California Dispute Resolution Council Associated General Contractors Sacramento Builders Exchange Home Builders Association Sacramento Legal Bar San Francisco Legal Bar Cases Expert for Plaintiff and Defense at arbitrations, court and depositions. Expert for Contractors License Board at Arbitrations Plan interpretation for State License Board and Legal Professionals Resolved Disputes between Contractors and Home Owners. Mediated Disputes between Prime and Sub-Contractors. Mediated Disputes between Property Owners. Arbitrated Construction defect cases as master arbitrator. Expert and Referee on Project Realignment Negotiated Cost Analysis for Construction Defect Cases. Acted as Advocate/Expert for parties in Arbitration. Lectures University of California Davis :Change Orders in Blue Print Reading University of California Davis: The Advantages of Design-Build Institute of Construction Management: Alternatives to Litigation JTS Development: Conflict in Construction Arbitration Works: How to Prepare for Arbitration
Inspections Home Inspections Building Inspections Construction Defects Cost Estimates Contracts Mediation Arbitration Mold Inspections Construction Consultant Claims Analysis Construction Management