Construction Litigation Support
Consultants and forensic experts providing complex and highly technical testimony based upon many years of experience in the design and building of structures for human occupancy.Areas of Expertise
Construction Expert Witness and Mediator
Founder and Chief Executive of MPGroup
Michael S. Poles utilizes 55 years of diverse education, specialized training, and a lifetime of experiences in the business of design and construction of buildings.Meet Michael Poles
Essential to Credible Expert Witness Testimony
Personal working relationships with clients, built on communication and mutual trust to produce desirable results that often lead to successful outcomes.Contact Us Today
Working Closely with California Lawyers
MPGroup is a Los Angeles County based collaboration of architects, engineers, contractors and other construction technical experts skilled in the design, project management, and construction of buildings for human occupancy. We are a team of courtroom tested senior forensic expert witnesses in support of legal counsel. Each member of our team has extensive hands-on experience over numerous years in their practice areas. Our seasoned team is highly experienced in construction litigation and has courtroom testimony expertise effectively assisting trial lawyers.
We are experienced with construction issues ranging from SAFETY to CONSTRUCTION DEFECTS for all types of construction projects including apartments, commercial, condominiums, custom homes, fire stations, hospitals, hotels, industrial, office buildings, police stations, public schools, public works, shopping centers, single-family residential, skilled nursing facilities, tenant improvement, theme parks and tract housing.
MPGroup understands these challenges and works closely with our clients to ensure their concerns are heard, equitably communicated, and more importantly… we get results!
CONSTRUCTION EXPERIENCE MATTERS
Celebrating 55 years of hands-on construction experience
LITIGATION SUPPORT MATTERS
40+ years working with trial lawyers in California. We understand legalese
HIRE A VETERAN
Veterans of the United States Military bring to the business world a proven ability to deliver technical and organizational skills. MPGroup is a Veteran Owned Business Enterprise.
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Benefit from Our
50 + Years of Experience
- Hands-on experience and construction technical expertise
- Experience with many businesses, insurance, law firms, & individuals
- Specialists with California building codes and construction law
- Committed to the highest professional and ethical standards
- A highly specialized team of professionals ready to meet your goals
- Construction litigation support and mediation services for positive results
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Experience, Specialized Training, & Diverse Lifetime Experiences
Michael S. Poles, GC, CM, RCI, DABFET, ACFE
As the founding principal of MPGroup, Michael S. Poles has a wide and extensive field of capabilities within the construction industry. Utilizing 55 years of first-hand experience as a general building contractor, construction manager, and building inspector with numerous years in building code enforcement, he brings unique expertise and a complete team of professionals to assist legal counsel with the litigated case.
Furthermore, Michael is a mediator trained by the Institute for Mediation Studies and at the Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution at the Pepperdine University School of Law. He has served 6 years mediating cases for the Los Angeles County Superior Court as a member of their panel of neutrals. Michael Poles currently provides private construction and premises liability mediation services, as a “non-attorney” mediator.