Dominic is an experienced consultant specializing in structural design and investigation of building and non-building structures. He has investigated numerous projects involving structural failures and design and construction defects. He brings creative solutions to the design process reflecting his understanding of structural problems and performance. Dominic has served federal and state governments and professional societies by developing building codes and standards. He understands the rationale and meaning behind many building codes, which helps him provide inventive solutions and apply the latest methodologies for structural design. He has performed many seismic retrofits and been involved in several earthquake damage assessments to address safety and study the behavior of structures following earthquakes.