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Expertise you can trust


Mark McGivern, CSI, Aff. M. ASCE

Principal/Chief Executive Officer, CCA

Mr. McGivern has provided expert opinions and expert testimony in numerous cases involving construction, construction defects, appraisals, accidents, and property damages. He is a founding partner of CCA and is principally responsible for providing expertise and directing investigations, particularly with respect to cases involving complex litigation. Mark provides cost and schedule opinions at CCA. Mark’s background is in construction management and design/build construction of commercial, residential, institutional, educational, and industrial buildings.

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Clark L. Griffith, AIA

Co-Founder, Senior Consulting Architect, CCA

Clark Griffith provides clients with architectural services that are informed by a keen sense of history and driven by a commitment to bring the latest technologies and best practices to bear on every project.

As a founding partner of CCA, Clark is involved in the company’s full range of architectural, engineering, and building consultant services. He has been a practicing architect for over 30 years and has an extensive background in residential, commercial, and institutional design projects. Clark provides clients with deep expertise in programming, design, building evaluation, building and life safety codes, budgets, professional standards of care, and contract documents.

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Kenneth R. Quigley, PE, MS

Executive Vice President, CCA

When extreme events or construction defects damage structures and properties, Kenneth R. Quigley, PE provides the extraordinary engineering expertise required to respond and investigate the situation. Ken has provided expert opinions and expert testimony in federal and state courts regarding hurricane damage, construction defects, premises liability, E&O, and construction accidents.

For Ken, engineering is both science and art – it requires deep experience, specialized skills, remarkable instincts, powerful collaboration, and a strong commitment to the people, communities, and companies affected by damaged buildings.

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Diana Bass, MBA

Chief Operating Officer, CCA

Utilizing her vast experience as an operation manager, Ms. Bass oversees all of the HR, IT, and Operational functions for CCA. Diana ensures that CCA follows and implements all rules and regulations to be compliant with the highest standards of operations.

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Martin J. Barry, Ph.D., PE, CSP., CIH

Vice President, Safety and Environmental, CCA

Dr. Barry is a Professional Engineer, Certified Industrial Hygienist, and Certified Safety Professional with more than 30 years of combined industrial, healthcare, military, commercial, and private sector professional hands-on experience. He possesses an advanced degree in radiation physics and a doctoral degree in biomedical engineering and biotechnology. Marty has provided expert opinions and testimony regarding indoor air quality, mold, contaminants, safety, personal injury, and construction.

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Peter A. Byrne, PE

President, Senior Engineer, CCA

Mr. Byrne brings has over 25 years of engineering experience, construction management, and project management to CCA.  Peter serves as project manager and lead engineer on numerous investigations including, but not limited to, large and expansive hospitality sites, hospitals, and high-rise residential properties. Peter has provided expert opinions and testimony regarding construction. Peter’s engineering and management skills have also been applied to the forensic investigation of construction claims, structural failures, and property damage.

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Gregory C. Hoyt, PE

Senior Structural Engineer, CCA

As a Senior Structural Engineer for over 25 years, Mr. Hoyt, has extensive experience conducting field investigations of commercial, industrial and residential properties, individually and as a key member of engineering/architectural assessment teams. Greg has amassed a large working knowledge of building envelopes. Greg has provided expert opinions and testimony regarding engineering and construction matters. In the field and in the drawing room, he has demonstrated careful attention to detail while working on massive and intricate projects for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Greg’s skills combined with his tenacity and deep knowledge of industrial design requirements aid him in delivering penetrating analysis of the most complex structural issues.

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Paul Dudley Smith, PE, CEM

Senior Mechanical Engineer, CCA

A professional mechanical engineer with over thirty years of experience. Extensive experience in designing, constructing, and testing HVAC, piping, and other mechanical systems. He has performed various mechanical system analysis projects, studies, reports, designs, and specifications. Provided project management, construction oversight services, forensic investigations, and client support for various projects. Mr. Smith is a Certified Energy Manager providing direction and support for energy decisions and conducting energy studies and audits.

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Taylor James Pierce, RA, NCARB, LEED AP

Senior Architect

Senior Architect, Registered Architect in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Florida, and Texas

Completed various comprehensive architectural restoration projects that include; residential, commercial, and industrial projects. Performed numerous forensic investigations, including accessibility, building envelope, parapet collapse, architectural standard of care, premises liability, water intrusion, and property damage. Designed a contemporary, sustainably conscious science and art museum in the Pacific Northwest. Senior designer on numerous high-end custom homes in the Hamptons of Long Island, assisting an award-winning architect. Over 20 years of experience and training in architecture, design, historic restoration, forensic architecture, building condition assessments, building envelope assessments and corrections, and construction. Lead architect for attorneys and clients on several construction failures and negligence cases.

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Meredith Jamicky

Project Manager/Mechanical Engineer

Ms. Jamicky is a mechanical engineer working as a part of CCA’s facilities automation team. She has diverse experience in mechanical and electrical systems. She has experience working on interdisciplinary teams of engineers, project managers, programmers, and technicians.

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John Quinn

Senior Construction Consultant

Mr. Quinn brings his construction expertise, opinions, and expert testimony to his current position. He has an extensive background in construction from the ground up since 1983. Initially, he built many custom homes and office buildings as a framer. Construction projects started from excavating for foundations to handing over the keys of the completed project and every facet in between.

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Brendan Carey, C.E.M.

Program Development/Project Manager

Brendan is an expert in Building Automation and Energy Management Systems. This is the result of over 15 years of experience working with data centers, universities, labs, vivarium, hospitals, high rises, retrofits and new construction. He has programmed with Tridium Niagara, Alerton Envision, Alerton Compass, KMC controls, Total Control, Niagara Vykon, Niagara Lynxspring, Johnson FX, Trane Tracer Summit, Honeywell Spyders and DeltaV Systems. Vast experience with campus network communication, IT network infrastructure, and third-party integration including BACnet, Modbus, Lon and OPC, as well as various types of mechanical and electrical equipment.

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Bob Morrison, MBA

Regional Sales Manager - Business Development

Bob Morrison, MBA-Regional Sales Manager-Business Development-New Jersey, and New York Metro. He is a passionate sales executive experienced in building remediation, construction, and controls, who thrives working with clients who can use CCA’s help regarding buildings and damage to buildings. For 20 years before joining CCA Construction Consulting Associates, LLC, he co-owned a company with a SERVPRO franchise operating in New Jersey. On a 24/7 basis, working with insurance companies, both directly and indirectly, the company provided both emergency and non-emergency services for facilities experiencing fire, water, mold, and other damage.

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Michael Marzarella, CCM, CHST, LEED AP BD+C

Construction Consultant

In the heart of New York City, Michaels's journey in construction consulting and expertise took root. It began with hands-on training in New Jersey at the UBC Local 254 Thomas C. Ober Carpentry Training Center, where he learned the fundamentals of construction craftsmanship. With a Master of Science in Construction Administration from Columbia University in New York City, Michael embarked on a path that would define his career. His experience includes construction superintendency, field operations, and project management.

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