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We help clients analyze, coordinate, plan, and monitor all stages of design and construction, from conception to close out.

Our team is composed of construction managers; architects; civil and structural engineers; forensic accountants and economists; environmental, health, and safety specialists; code experts; real property valuation and advisory experts; estimators; schedulers; and restructuring, turnaround, and receivership experts who have collectively managed more than $6B in capital investments globally.

PROGRAM & PROJECT
MANAGEMENT
OWNER’S REPRESENTATION

DIVERSE SUBJECT
MATTER EXPERTS
SOLUTIONS FROM CONCEPT
TO CLOSE OUT
GLOBAL EXPERIENCE WITH
LOCAL EXPERTISE
PROGRAM & PROJECT
MANAGEMENT
OWNER’S REPRESENTATION

DIVERSE SUBJECT
MATTER EXPERTS
SOLUTIONS FROM CONCEPT
TO CLOSE OUT
GLOBAL EXPERIENCE WITH
LOCAL EXPERTISE

Specialized Expertise for the Real Estate Industry:

We understand the unique risks and considerations related to real estate investments, including fierce competition, cost and value management, real property valuation, and the wide variety of claims and disputes that can arise during the course of a project.

Our subject matter experts support a variety of clients, including architects, attorneys, construction enterprises, developers, facilities/property management, investors, operators, public and private owners, REITs, and trustees.

View our services below to learn more about the comprehensive support our experts provide to the global real estate industry.

Financial Expertise

Financing / Investment Transactions
  • Independent Strategic, Market, Commercial & Technical Due Diligence
  • Project Financing, Acquisitions & Divestitures
  • Securitizing Transactions Through Complex Insurance Products
Forensic Accounting & Economics
  • Analyzing Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Disputes
  • Business, Asset & Portfolio Valuations
  • Calculating Construction Costs
  • Commercial Litigation Expert Services
  • Fraud Investigations
  • Political Risk
  • Quantifying Economic Damages
  • Trust & Estate Valuations
Loan / Investment Workouts & Restructuring
  • Construction Cost, Schedule, Finance & EPC Assurance
  • Proactive Pre-Default or Reactive Post-Default
  • Project & Corporate Loan Workout Economics
Portfolio Strategy
  • Market Balance for Securitized Risk, Insurance & Complex Claims
  • Portfolio & Capital Model Optimization
  • Portfolio Strategic Review
  • Regulatory Compliance & Asset Review
Real Property Valuation & Advisory
  • Asset-Based Lending Advisory
  • Real Estate Appraisals
  • Commercial Real Estate Dispute Analysis
  • Financial Reporting Consulting / Purchase Price Allocation
  • Litigation Support
  • Single Asset & Multi-State Real Property Portfolio Appraisals
Restructuring, Turnaround & Receivership
  • Enhancing Cash Flow
  • Ensuring Operational Efficiencies
  • Maximizing Ultimate Recovery for Companies in Distress
  • Stabilizing Financial & Operational Performance

Risk & Advisory Expertise

Investigative Services
  • Business Intelligence
  • Compliance & Regulatory Consulting
  • Corporate Investigations
  • Cyber Security Consulting & Digital Investigation
  • Digital Forensics
  • eDiscovery
  • Financial Statement Misstatements / Auditor Conduct Investigations
  • Forensic Data Analytics
  • Fraud Investigations
  • Global Sanctions Compliance
  • Information Governance & Data Privacy Consulting
  • Integrity Monitoring
  • Investigative Due Diligence
  • Security Risk Management
  • Solvency Evaluations
Regulatory Advisory
  • Certificates of Public Convenience Assistance
  • Environmental Mandate Strategy
  • Expert Testimony
  • Integrated Resource Planning Support
  • Rate Case Strategy, Preparation & Training
Strategic Advisory
  • Alternatives Identification & Evaluations
  • Business Case Development & Communication
  • Competition, Market & Regulatory Assessments
  • Complex Insurance Claims & Risk Engineering Solutions
  • Risk Management & Contingency Planning
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Sustainability & ESG Services
Transactional Advisory
  • Asset, Portfolio & Business Valuations
  • Investment Banking
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Patent Transactions
  • Technical, Economic & Financial Due Diligence

Technical & Scientific Expertise

Construction
  • Creation of Schematic Floor Plans with Precise Square Footage
  • Development of Interactive Site Walkthroughs
  • Due Diligence Assessments
  • Estimating & Cost Analysis
  • Exposure & Vulnerability Assessments
  • Facility / Property Condition Assessments
  • Owner’s Representation
  • Project Support Services for New Construction, Expansions & Renovation
  • Site Monitoring
  • Third-Party Scheduling Services
Environmental, Health & Safety
  • Asbestos & Lead Assessments, Protocols & Monitoring
  • Brownfields Redevelopment Advisory
  • County & Municipal Planning Advisory
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Environmental / Natural Resources Impact Assessment & Permitting
  • Environmental Assessments (Wetland Delineation, Soil Sampling & Groundwater Testing / Contamination)
  • ESG & EHS Digital Solutions
  • Government Relations & Regulatory Advisory
  • Mold Assessments, Protocols & Monitoring
  • Management of Environmentally Impacted Properties (Liability & Risk Minimization)
  • Phase I & Phase II Evaluations
  • Property Analysis
  • Remediation & Redevelopment
  • Safety Plans, Corrective Action & Compliance Support
  • Sustainability & ESG Services
  • Toxicology
  • Trustee for Superfund Properties & Related State-Lead Properties
Equipment Consulting
  • Contents & Inventory Evaluations
  • Equipment & Systems Damage Assessments
  • Remediation Protocols
  • Repair Versus Replacement Determinations
  • System Contamination Level Analysis
Forensic Engineering & Specialized Investigations
  • Building Envelope Assessments
  • Civil / Structural Engineering
  • Code Upgrade & Compliance
  • Construction Defect Investigations
  • Failure / Collapse Analysis
  • FEMA & NFIP Flood Evaluations
  • Fire & Explosion Investigations
  • Geology / Geophysics
  • Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing (MEP) Assessments
  • Premises Liability Evaluations
  • Property Damage Assessments
  • Roof Assessments
  • Seismic Evaluations
 
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