Forensic Expert Witness Profile


John McReynolds


Construction Defect Consultants LC
2315 Rosefield Drive
Houston, TX 77080

Phone: 713-461-7181
Fax: 713-583-9920


Mr. McReynolds is a construction defect consultant and expert witness with more than twenty-five years of hands-on, technical, managerial and executive experience in homebuilding, remodeling, and property claims adjusting. This experience has provided him with unique qualifications to address any aspect of construction in the residential and commercial building sectors. Since 1989 he has held principal positions in custom home and remodeling firms and has provided home building consulting and subrogation and liability mitigation support as a construction expert.
Mr. McReynolds is a Certified Graduate Remodeler and Graduate Master Builder, he has conducted homebuilding and remodeling instruction engagements for Houston Community College and for city and statewide homebuilder’s associations. He has held director and officer positions in state and local builders’ associations and their remodelers’ councils.
Mr. McReynolds focuses on serving clients and counsel in support of litigation, arbitration and mediation of matters involving construction disputes in single and multi-unit residential and commercial business sectors. Engagements have involved independent and objective advisory services, expert reports, and testimony in deposition and court, arbitration and mediation on a wide range of matters involving contract disputes, construction defect issues, product application, and overall management of the building process.
Mr. McReynolds holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and certifications and/or licenses in remodeling, master building, infrared thermography, insurance claims adjustment and forensic litigation consulting. He has experience with numerous construction and civic related associations, and professional organizations.
He is the immediate past national president of The Forensic Expert Witness Association.


  • Former builder/remodeler with 20+ years experience
  • Texas licensed adjuster
  • Construction writer and instructor
  • Plaintiff and defendant expert experience
  • Insurance defense experience
  • State and Federal Court cases
  • Subrogation support
  • Water testing and COL evaluation
  • Repair plans, repair management, and estimates
  • Building science, moisture, condensation