JGCMI

JG Construction Management Inc’s Representative

Projects & Services

Project Services Provided Description
Glover Elementary School

Marblehead, MA

· Project Management · Retained as a consultant to a Subcontractor regarding alleged defective concrete slab work
North Leominster Commuter Rail Parking Facility

Leominster, MA

· Project Management · Retained as a consultant to a Subcontractor regarding the Default of a General Contractor and completion of a Ratification Agreement
Sutton Middle/High School

Sutton, MA

· Project Management · Retained as a consultant to a Subcontractor regarding the Default of a General Contractor
Solfisburg Residence

Norwell, MA

· Project Management
· Claims Consulting
· Owner Representative
· Retained as a Construction consultant and Owner Representative on a $2 Million pre-fabbed residence
· Review Project file and provide administrative direction regarding schedule, cost-to-complete, change orders, and defective work
· Oversee weekly project management meetings, maintain minutes, and follow through with scheduled plan of action
· Assist legal counsel and owner through termination of General Contractor Contract
· Assist legal counsel and owner with plan of action for project completion
Stone Ridge at Fairfield Condominium

Fairfield, CT

· Expert Witness
· Mediation Support
· Litigation Support
· Retained by a developer/general contractor defendant as an Expert Witness on a $4.7+ million alleged defective work claim
· $20.7 million Project consists of three, three story luxury residential buildings, 70 condominiums, 133,000 SF with parking lots and roadways
· Alleged design and construction defects pertain to exterior masonry facade, windows, doors, fireproofing, retaining walls, concrete floors, showers, roofs, bituminous pavement, sidewalks, brick paving, and site grading · Assist legal counsel with document discovery and creation of master file
· Review Project file and create timeline of events pertaining to each of the alleged deficiencies
· Provide opinion on repair estimate of alleged deficiencies · Assist legal counsel with mediation preparation
· Assist legal counsel with deposition questioning
Guilmette School

Lawrence, MA

· Litigation Support · Retained by Insurance Company as a 30(b)(6) Witness on a $3 million defective work claim at a 200,000 SF school facility
· Assist legal counsel on document discovery and Answers to Interrogatories
· Complete site visits and record pictorial file of alleged construction deficiencies
MA College of Art and Design New Residence Hall

Boston, MA

· Claims Consulting · Retained by Mechanical Contractor to analyze project file and provide claim advice to support their business objectives and legal strategies
· Prepare an outline for a potential claim associated with a $4 million HVAC subcontract on a twenty-one (21) story, 147,000 SF, 493 bed dormitory project
Brigham and Women’s MRI Research Center

Boston, MA

· Claims Consulting · Retained by Mechanical Contractor to analyze project file and provide claim advice to support their business objectives and legal strategies
· Prepare an outline for a $475,000 segmented phasing and extended duration claim associated with a $2 million HVAC subcontract on a 9,000 SF phased renovation project
157 Berkeley Street Liberty Mutual Tower

Boston, MA

· Claims Consulting · Retained by Mechanical Contractor to analyze project file and provide claim advice to support their business objectives and legal strategies
· Assist with the creation of a $3.8 million Project Impact claim on a $13 million HVAC subcontract for a twenty-four (24) story, 390,000 SF office tower
DMH New Worcester Recovery Center and Hospital

Worcester, MA

· Claims Consulting · Retained by Mechanical Contractor to analyze project file and provide claim advice to support their business objectives and legal strategies
· Assist with the creation of a $3.2 million constructed acceleration – loss of productivity claim on a $24 million HVAC subcontract for a 320 bed, 428,000 SF hospital facility
· Assist legal counsel with discovery of owner/construction manager documents through the Freedom of Information Act
Mechanical Subcontractor

Greater Boston, MA

· Project Management · Retained as a consultant to assist in the development of a company Project Management Operating Procedure Business Plan
· Assist in creating Close Out Action Plan for multiple Projects; Schedule weekly meetings, maintain meeting minutes, and provide PM administrative work for follow through action
· Assist Controller with creation of sub/vendor account reconciliation for company-wide projects
· Assist Controller with updating company’s account reconciliation for all active and close-out Projects
Porter And Chester Institute

Woburn, MA

· Permit Expediter · Retained by Architect to expedite approval of Building Permit for interior renovation of electrical laboratories
Fremont Lofts Condominium

Worcester, MA

· Expert Witness · Retained by a developer/general contractor defendant as an Expert Witness on a $1.65 million alleged defective work claim
· $13 million Project consists of a 1917 four-story residential building, 97 condominiums, 158,722 SF with parking lots
· Alleged design and construction defects pertain to exterior masonry facade, windows, doors, roof, skylights, site grading and utilities
· Complete site visit and record pictorial file of alleged construction deficiencies
· Assist legal counsel with document discovery and Answers to Interrogatories
· Review Project file and provide opinion on completion of masonry work
Heron Crest Condominiums

Mansfield, MA

· Expert Witness
· Mediation Support
· Retained to serve as an Expert for a developer/general contractor defendant on a thirteen (13) two-story wood framed housing complex with a total of eighty-four (84) individual residential units
· Requested to provide an opinion on approx. $500,000 of alleged construction deficiencies associated with exterior decks and stairs, asphalt and concrete paved roads, walks, and drives, site grading, roofs and roof drainage, and exterior balconies.
· Assist legal counsel with discovery of documents and inspect contractor files associated with alleged deficiencies
· Complete site inspection of alleged deficiencies and document existing conditions
· Provide site inspection report with professional opinion on causes for alleged deficiencies and estimated costs to correct
· Review original design documents, evaluate adequacy of plans, provide opinion on whether certain areas where constructed as designed, observed destructive exploratory of the problem areas, and assessed an opinion on liability
· Represent general contractor/developer as an expert during Mediation
Mount Hope Christian Center

Burlington, MA

· Claims Consulting · Retained as a consultant representing a general contractor on a 9,000 SF, $1.3 Million gymnasium and mixed-use facility
· Reviewed general contractor file with specific reference to contract negotiations, administrative oversight, work in progress, and disputed change orders
· Analyze disputed change orders · Provide Timeline of Events and form an opinion, based on the terms and conditions of the Contract and per standard industry practices, whether general contractor adequately administered project oversight and if they were entitled to disputed change order work
Pompositticut/Center Elementary School

Stow, MA

· Claim Consulting · Retained as a consultant to a subcontractor involved in a construction project where the general contractor defaulted
· Assisted subcontractor with the execution of a Ratification & Assignment of Subcontract or Purchase Order & Release Agreement
· Completed subcontractor’s final account reconciliation for project close-out
W. Atlee Burpee & Co

Warminster, PA

· Construction Management · Retained as a construction manager representing Owner during conceptual planning for renovation of a 230K SF mixed-use facility
· Assist owner with obtaining proposals for an indoor environmental, building envelope, and structural assessment reports
· Assist owner with retaining engineer for $1.7 million roof renovation project
· Collaborate with owner and engineer on documenting existing conditions and finalizing project scope, plans and specifications
· Receive and analyze subcontractor bids and recommend to owner preferred contractor to complete work
· Assist owner and legal counsel in executing $1.7 million roofing subcontractor subcontract
Four Green Fields

Boston, MA

· Construction Management
· Claim Consulting
· Litigation Support
· Retained as a construction manager to oversee $200K Main Entrance Renovation Project at Downtown Boston Irish Pub/Restaurant
· Assist in obtaining ISD and BFD Permits
· Review $230K of General Contractor Change Orders and assist Owner in settlement discussions
· Create Owner punchlist for $2.1 million restaurant/pub construction project and assist with punchlist completion
· Assist in Owner Litigation with design error claim, including interrogatory answers
Hartford 21-Town Square Complex

Hartford, CT

· Arbitration Support
· Expert Witness
· Retained as an expert witness for a developer of a $130 million, 37-story, 262-unit luxury residential tower, with 816 parking space garage and 160,000 SF of office and retail space
· Arbitration support for owner’s $2.5 million counter-claim against contractor’s $7.5 million claim
· Assist legal counsel during document discovery
· Participated in the inspection of the general contractor, architect, and owner’s main file and tagged for copying pertinent documents that supported the owner’s legal strategy
· Participated in the electronic search of hundreds of thousands of project documents, using Concordance software, and setting up databases in Concordance and an Extranet site.
· Review $1.1 million of rejected general contractor change orders and assist in developing owner’s arbitration presentation strategy
· Provide Professional Opinion in 58-page COR Expert Report with 91-exhibits on whether Contractor properly managed the COR process per Standard Industry Practices and per the Terms and Conditions of the Contract
· Review Architect’s punchlist for certain units and assist in developing owner’s arbitration presentation strategy
· Provide Professional Opinion in 45-page Punchlist Expert Report with 60-exhibits on whether Contractor properly managed the punchlist process per Standard Industry Practices and per the Terms and Conditions of the Contract
Melrose Middle School

Melrose, MA

· Arbitration Support
· Expert Witness
· Retained as an expert witness for a general contractor on a $42 million school project
· Analysis of $928K sitework subcontractor and contactor’s cost to complete expenses
· Analysis of opposing expert witness cost-to-complete estimate
· Assist legal counsel on preparation for cross-examination of opposing expert witness
· Provide expert witness testimony
· Provide rebuttal testimony to opposing expert witness testimony
National Park Seminary

Silver Spring, Maryland

· Construction Management
· Owner Project Manager/Representative
· Development of completion strategies on a $40 million – National Register of Historic Places – luxury condominium project with $10 million of outstanding work
· Owner delay claim preparation
· Preparation and analysis of CPM project schedules
· Project management duties, including weekly PM meeting minutes, progress reports, submittal/COR/RFI tracking
· Project administration and close-out
· Budget/cost analysis, including cost-to-complete estimate
· Analysis of change orders and subcontractor claims
· Complete subcontractor contract close-out analysis/strategy and negotiation final settlements
National Park Seminary

Silver Spring, Maryland

· Construction Management
· Insurance Claim Consulting
· Forensic Water Infiltration Investigation
· Construction manager on two insurance claims requiring restoration of eighteen luxury condos totaling $2 million
· Complete estimate on cost to complete and assist developer during negotiations with insurance carrier
· Manage the selective demolition of water damaged finished materials and reconstruction of all finishes
· Construction management activities included: create subtrade scope sheets, process subcontractor quotes/invoices/payments, scheduling, contract administration, project management and insurance claim close-out
TD Bank Woburn

Woburn, MA

· Construction Management · Permit expediter
TD Bank Westborough

Westborough, MA

· Construction Management · Permit expediter
TD Bank Beverly

Beverly, MA

· Construction Management · Permit expediter
TD Bank Billerica

Billerica, MA

· Construction Management · Permit expediter
TD Bank Boston

Boston, MA

· Construction Management · Permit expediter
· Licensed builder on a 7,000 SF office tenant fit-up
Oyster River Cooperative High School

Durham, NH

· Litigation Support
· Expert Witness
· Retained as expert witness by the owner and architect to complete a management oversight analysis on CM’s performance on a $20 million GMP school project
· Document gathering, review/analyze contractor and architect’s entire file and create Master File
· Issued a detailed fifty-page expert disclosure report with extensive exhibits, rendering an opinion on contractor’s performance
· Complete review of contractor’s GMP accounting records and issue report itemizing unacceptable expenses
· Assist legal counsel in preparation of depositions
Montclair State University

Montclair, NJ

· Construction Management · Sub-consultant on the preparation and analysis of CPM project schedule
Munroe Place

Quincy, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Construction Management
· Forensic Water Infiltration Investigation
· Mediation Support
· Analysis of design and construction defects associated with façade water infiltration
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Prepare for and attend depositions
· Project management, coordination, and sequencing of trades during repairs of defective work totaling $800K
· Preparation and submission of a $2.6 million insurance claim
· Prepare for and participate in multiple mediations on a $2.7 million owner claim and a $6.5 million subcontractor defective work claim
· Assist legal counsel in the preparation of affidavits, production of documents, amended complaints, counter-claims, initial disclosures, motions for summary judgment, interrogatories, mediation statements and power-point presentations
· Complete response rebutting opposition expert disclosure report
Dover Sherborn Middle and High Schools

Dover, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Trial/Mediation Support
· Demolition subcontractor $93K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Assist legal counsel with pre-trial hearing memorandum, facts and findings submission
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Prepare for and participate in mediation
Lexington High School

Lexington, MA

· Surety Consulting · Assist surety during owner negotiations for final payment of contract balance
Wareham Middle School · Surety Consulting · Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Assist legal counsel/surety during owner negotiations for final payment of contract balance
Academy Homes

Roxbury, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Trial Support
· Collaborate with legal counsel on developing trial strategy on $5.5 million affirmative claim – Civil and Superior Court Actions
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Create executive summary outlining owner and contractor damages and likelihood of recovery
· Assist legal counsel with pre-trial preparation: exhibits, witness lists, and graphs
· Assist CPM schedule consultant on completing delay analysis in preparation of expert disclosure report
· Assist legal counsel with document discovery – owner, architect, engineers, and utility company
· Assist legal counsel with preparing and answering interrogatories, revised complaints, complaint for declaratory relief and monetary judgment, subpoenas, deposition questions, pre-trial, trial, and post-trial memorandums, briefs and motions, facts and findings submission
· Assist legal counsel in preparation of direct testimony and cross-examination · Provide testimony at trial
Westford Middle School

Westford, MA

· Surety Consulting · Document gathering, and assist legal counsel/surety during owner negotiations for final payment of contract balance
Brunswick Gardens Elementary School

Boston, MA

· Surety Consulting · Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Assist legal counsel with interrogatories
· Complete executive summary analysis on contractor and owner claims and likelihood of recovery
· Assist legal counsel/surety during owner negotiations for final payment of contract balance
Dover Sherborn Middle and High School

Dover, MA

· Surety Consulting · Masonry subcontractor $178K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Analysis of subcontractor claims · Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Academy Homes

Roxbury, MA

· Surety Consulting · Cleaning subcontractor $67K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Academy Homes

Roxbury, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Mediation Support
· Carpentry subcontractor $525K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Analysis of subcontractor claims · Develop contractor’s affirmative delay claim
· Assist legal counsel with mediation statement
· Prepare for and participate in mediation
Lexington High School

Lexington, MA

· Surety Consulting · Mechanical subcontractor $22K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Dover Elementary School

Dover, MA

· Surety Consulting

· Trial/Mediation Support

· Sitework subcontractor/surety $1.2 payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims and affirmative delay claim
· Assist legal counsel with Opposition to Motions in Limine, pre-trial hearing, pre-trial memorandum, trial exhibits and mediation statement
· Prepare for and participate in mediation
George Austin Middle School

Lakeville, MA

· Surety Consulting · Mechanical subcontractor $187K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Analysis of subcontractor claims · Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Academy Homes

Roxbury, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Forensic Investigation
· Investigation of concrete sidewalk construction defects
· Coordinate testing agency investigation of defective work
Medford Elementary Schools

Medford, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Mediation Support
· Painting subcontractor $725K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s affirmative delay and counter-claim
· Prepare for and participate in mediation
Nathaniel Bowditch School

Salem, MA

· Insurance Claim Consulting · Document gathering, and assist legal counsel during document discovery
· Assist legal counsel with interrogatories
· Attend deposition
Munroe Place

Quincy, MA

· Insurance Claim Consulting · Document gathering, and assist legal counsel during document discovery
· Assist legal counsel with answers to interrogatories and supplemental interrogatory answers
Dover Sherborn Middle and High School

Dover, MA

· Surety Consulting · Mechanical subcontractor $196K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Lexington High School

Lexington, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Trial/Mediation Support
· Sitework subcontractor/surety $1.2 million payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s affirmative delay claim and counter-claims
· Attend deposition
· Assist legal counsel with pre-trial preparation: exhibits, and witness list
· Assist legal counsel with answers to interrogatories, document discovery, pre-trial memorandum, statement of agreed facts and mediation statement
· Prepare for and participate in mediation
Academy Homes

Boston, MA

· Insurance Claim Consulting · Document gathering, and assist legal counsel during document discovery
· Prepare for and attend deposition
Academy Homes

Boston, MA

· Surety Consulting · Carpentry subcontractor $285K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Newton South High School

Newton, MA

· Surety Consulting · Demolition subcontractor $84K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Wareham Middle School

Wareham, MA

· Surety Consulting · Demolition subcontractor $78K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Academy Homes

Boston, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Mediation Support
· Painting subcontractor $1 million payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s affirmative delay claim
· Assist legal counsel with mediation statement
· Prepare for and participate in mediation
Brunswick Gardens Elementary School

Boston, MA

· Surety Consulting · Roofing subcontractor $45K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Munroe Place

Quincy, MA

· Surety Consulting · Concrete foundation subcontractor $94K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Alden Elementary School and Performing Arts Center

Duxbury, MA

· Surety Consulting · Drywall subcontractor $313K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Newton South High School

Newton, MA

· Surety Consulting · Carpentry subcontractor performance bond claim/lawsuit
· Gathered documents to assist legal counsel/surety during their negotiated settlement
Academy Homes

Boston, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Trial Support
· Mechanical subcontractor $1.5 million payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Assist legal counsel with appeal of court decision, including affidavits and motion to amend
Medford Elementary Schools

Medford. MA

· Surety Consulting
· Mediation Support
· Acoustical ceiling subcontractor $144K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claim
· Assist legal counsel with supplemental answers to interrogatories and mediation statement
· Prepare for and participate in mediation
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

Springfield, MA

· Surety Consulting · Steel subcontractor $664K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Dover Elementary School

Dover, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Arbitration Support
· Sitework subcontractor $584K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Assist legal counsel with Appeal Brief, and opposition to appellate review
George Austin Middle School

Lakeville, MA

· Surety Consulting · Mechanical subcontractor $78K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Alden Elementary School and Performing Arts Center

Duxbury, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Mediation Support
· Steel subcontractor $2.2 million payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s affirmative delay claim and counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel with document discovery and review produced documents
· Assist legal counsel in preparation of mediation statement
· Prepare for and participate in mediation, including picture boards and timeline exhibits
Newton South High School

Newton, MA

· Surety Consulting · Hardware subcontractor $8K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Academy Homes

Boston, MA

· Surety Consulting · Flooring subcontractor $476K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Analysis of subcontractor claims
· Develop contractor’s counter-claims
· Assist legal counsel/surety during negotiated settlement
Westford Middle School

Westford, MA

· Surety Consulting
· Arbitration Support
· Mediation Support
· Steel subcontractor $1.6 million payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and creation of Master File
· Assist legal counsel with appeal of arbitration award, and mediation statement
· Complete executive analysis outlining chronology of events
· Attend deposition
· Prepare for and participate in mediation
Brunswick Gardens Elementary School

Boston, MA

· Surety Consulting · Sitework/Trucking subcontractor $158K payment bond claim/lawsuit
· Document gathering and analysis of subcontractor claims and contractor’s counter-claims
· Complete executive summary analysis with timeline of events
Peabody Construction Office Relocation · Surety Consulting · Retained as the keeper of records for over twenty projects · Managed the relocation of files for over twenty projects that included files from the main office, field, legal, accounting, scheduling and purchasing departments · Managed the relocation of the computer system