President of CHASE A+EP, pc., David Erik Chase, AIA, is an Architect who was the former long-term President and CEO of the 5th largest Architectural Firm in the United States. With a Master of Science degree in Architecture from Columbia University, he has been personally responsible for approximately $1 billion of constructed projects. Since 2003, Mr. Chase has provided professional services as an experienced Architectural design/construction Expert Witness, Mediator, and Arbitrator. In his 55+ year career, this diverse professional experience regarding contract and design/construction disputes, opining in 15+ depositions for over 130+ past and present case assignments in 10 states, has guided Mr. Chase in providing a deliberative processing commitment to factual, thorough, efficient, and reliable Expert Services. Mr. Chase also provides peer review and alternative dispute resolution services through his company, Forensic Architecture: Plaintiff and Defendant.