Mr. Benny Bercovicz

The Construction Consultant
8200 West Sunrise Blvd. Suite D-1
Plantation , FL 33322
Mobile: 954-471-7725
Office: 954-923-5706

Introduction

Benny Bercovicz is a State Certified General Contractor who has been active in the construction and real estate industries for the past 35 years, with hands on experience in most aspects of the construction industry. Providing expert witness and litigation support services to Lawyers, Real Estate Developers, Banks, Property Management Companies and Investors for Construction Claims, Property Insurance Claims and any other construction related areas. Our tract record speaks for itself. We have helped our clients win cases that were at a dead end with no way out.


Areas of Expertise

  • Building Contractor Liability
  • Construction
  • Construction Damages
  • Construction Insurance
  • Construction Safety
  • Contractor's Licensing
  • Doors
  • Materials
  • Roofing
  • Waterproofing
  • Windows

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Technical Institute of Israel, TECHNION Structural engineering courses (P.E)
Florida A&M University. Business Development
Harvard University MA, Managing construction concept to completion (CM)
Construction Specification Institute Virginia.construction specification writer CSI
I. T. University:Project Management Professional (PMP)
Florida A&M University. Business Management
N. F. P. A National Fire Protection Agency.compliance review and inspections
Florida Building Inspections. Institute.Certified Building Inspector
US Department of Housing and Urban Development. Consultant for 203 (K) program

Construction Continuing Education school LLC.
Construction Business Management,
Florida Contractor's Guide to State and Federal Compliance,
Wind Mitigation Methods,
Advanced Building Code,
Construction Business,
Florida Statutes Governing Contractors (Chapter 489)
Job Site Safety,
Construction Cost Strategy,
FL Building Code,
Workers Compensation,
The Estimating Process,
Contractors Accounting,
Florida Construction Regulations,









Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: CONSTRUCTION SPECIFICATIONS INSTITUTE CSI
ASSOCIATION OF GENERAL CONTRACTORS AGC
NATIONAL FIRE PROTECTION AGENCY NFPA
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Training Condominium board members and property management on project related issues.
Author of "RECIPE FOR A SUCCESSFUL CONDO PROJECT"
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Over 100
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Property damage claims, Construction disputes, Delays damages
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 100%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: None
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: Over 50
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: April 2015
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: On all of my court cases
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: Over 50
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: Over 10 years
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Expert witness, Consulting, Reports, Site Investigation, Property Damage Claims, Construction Disputes, Delay Damages, Construction Defects.
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $400.00
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $400.00
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $400.00
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $400.00
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Reimbursement for travel and logging expenses.

References

Jesse Bernheim
Bernheim & Dolinsky
8151 Peters Rd.
Plantation, FL 33324
(954) 894-5900

Milton Blaut
Blaut Weiss Law Group
8211 West Broward Blvd.
Plantation, FL 33324
(954) 634-8900

Andrew C Demos P,A
4835 Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood, FL 33201
(954) 589-0119

Kahn Jerry ESQ
1141 71 Street
Miami Beach, FL 33141
(305) 861-3606