August 17, 2020
DeSimone is pleased to welcome Joseph Castellano, PE, a new Director in the firm’s Risk Management Services practice. As a licensed Professional Engineer and a construction professional, Mr. Castellano has held leadership positions at major firms in the construction, real estate, and insurance industries.
His work has focused on construction advisory, forensic insurance and contract claims, and litigation advisory. He has served clients, both public and private, across multiple market sectors, including healthcare, hospitality, transportation, retail, higher education, industrial and manufacturing.
Throughout his career, Mr. Castellano has provided a range of quantum analyses, including construction cost auditing, assessment of damages, additional costs, loss and expense, forensic accounting, estimations and valuations, evaluating change orders, evaluation at termination, and forecast cost to completion.
Mr. Castellano has also served as an expert witness on litigation and disputes related to project delays and served as a Mediator with the NYC School Construction Authority.