Sep 17, 2019

Webinar: State of the Construction Defect Industry | What's the Same and What's New

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Eastern

This webinar will cover the following:

  • Introduction to Construction Defects (CD) and the strange world of CD litigation
  • Review the history of the CD industry
  • Understanding building performance standards, investigation practices, and how they relate to Construction Defects
  • Explore where the industry is headed and how we’re going to get there

Pete Fowler is a construction consultant, professional cost estimator, and President of Pete Fowler Construction Services, Inc. (PFCS), a licensed general building contractor in California and Oregon. Pete received a B.S. in Construction Management from CSU, Chico. He has held certifications from AAMA, ASPE, ICBO, and others.

Mr. Fowler has published articles in national magazines, and has been invited to speak by the most important groups in the building industry (AAMA, APRA, ASPE, ASTM, BETEC, CAI, ICC, NIBS, RCI, etc.). Pete has experience with successful expert witness testimony, including Federal Court.


Alex Prokop is a Senior Consultant with over 20 years of experience in residential and commercial construction. Alex has acted as a General Contractor on custom residential projects and Director of Construction on a variety of large-scale residential master plan communities, commercial projects, and urban mixed-use developments.

Throughout his career, Alex has managed architectural departments, purchasing teams, and field operations for national and regional development companies, including type I and type II construction in urban environments. He has provided consulting services for LEED projects, Build-It-Green residential communities, cost estimating, and project management services. In addition to having a B.S. in Construction Management, Alex is a General Contractor, LEED AP, and Certified Green Building Professional. He periodically delivers seminars on topics relating to building codes, building performance analysis and repair strategies