David Cowen, AIA

David Cowen, AIA

Robson Forensic Inc.

Concord , MA 01742
Office: 800-813-6736


Building Construction, Premises Liability, Construction Safety

Mr. Cowen’s experience as an architect, building construction manager, and forensic investigator has provided him with a diverse professional knowledge that includes elementary and secondary schools, college campuses, airport facilities, residential property, commercial office parks, retail stores and developments, and mass transit facilities.

He has expertise in the proper construction and maintenance of buildings and grounds, safe and proper construction practices, building and life safety codes and property maintenance. His expertise in premises and construction injuries has included a wide variety of scenarios involving parking lots, walkways, stairs, ramps, ladders, roofs, unprotected edges and openings, balconies, lighting, weather effects, and furnishings. His knowledge of the construction process enables Mr. Cowen to advise clients on the responsibilities of building owners, architects and engineers, contractors, subcontractors, and tradesmen in numerous disputes alleging defects in buildings and their premises that caused injuries, floods, fires, mold, and other consequent damages.

David has been qualified as an expert in numerous courts and has testified in Federal and State courts. David is a licensed Architect and a member of the American Institute of Architects and the Boston Society of Architects.

Areas of Expertise

  • Airports/Airlines
  • Alarms
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • Apartment/Condominium Security
  • Architect Liability
  • Architecture
  • Asbestos
  • Bars/Lounges/Night Clubs
  • Brick & Stone
  • Building Codes
  • Carpet
  • Civil Engineering
  • Concrete/Cement
  • Construction
  • Construction Damages
  • Contracts
  • Demonstrative Evidence/Exhibits
  • Doors
  • Education & Schools
  • Electrical
  • Failure Analysis
  • Fire Sprinkler Systems
  • Flooring
  • Forensic Engineering
  • Hotel Security
  • Human Factors Engineering
  • Industrial Design
  • Interior Design
  • Ladders & Scaffolds
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Lath & Plaster
  • Licensing
  • Lighting & Illumination
  • Manufactured Homes
  • Materials
  • OSHA
  • Paint & Coatings
  • Parking Lots/Garages
  • Plumbing & HVAC
  • Premises Liability
  • Public Contracts
  • Ramp & Stairs
  • Restaurant Security
  • Roofing
  • Safety Engineering
  • Safety Equipment
  • School Safety
  • Sealants
  • Self Storage Facilities
  • Slip, Trip & Fall
  • Special Event Security
  • Store Operations & Retail
  • Termites
  • Tile
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Utilities
  • Walking & Working Surfaces
  • Waterproofing
  • Windows
  • Wood Products & Lumber


References upon request.