Jeffrey E. Fuchs, PE, CPA

President

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Jeff Fuchs, co-founder of Delta Consulting Group, has contracting and consulting expertise based on over 30 years of experience in the engineering and construction industries. His expertise includes project management and project oversight; analysis and resolution of contract disputes, including delay analyses, damage calculations, and productivity impacts; forensic engineering and accounting; litigation support and expert witness testimony; project and corporate cost accounting; and property cost segregation studies. Jeff’s prior experience includes positions as Area Director for Ernst & Young’s Construction Industry Consulting Services for the Mid-Atlantic region; Vice President of Operations for a commercial construction company; Director of Environmental and Contract Management for a large government agency; and Project Engineer for a large general contractor. Jeff has the proven demonstrated ability to quickly assess problems encountered by owners, developers, contractors, engineers, and government and financial institutions based on involvement with numerous, diverse projects totaling billions of dollars. He was selected to be in the Who’s Who Legal: Construction 2015, 2016 and 2017, Who’s Who Legal: Consulting Experts - Construction Quantum and Delay 2016, 2017, Economic Consulting - Quantum of Damages 2017,  as well as Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration 2016.   

Selected Project Experience
  • Provided loss of productivity and delay analysis; presentation of $1 billion in damages for a top ten contractor on combined cycle power plants in Argentina resulting in favorable recovery.

  • Provided expert witness services at an ICC Arbitration in London related to defects and lost profits claim regarding an international telecommunications satellite project for a large aerospace company for defective and nonconforming goods.

  • Prepared detailed forensic accounting expert report for class action securities litigation involving GAAP/GAAS.

  • Performed numerous forensic accounting assignments involving government contracts, fraud allegations, and analysis of cost overruns.

  • Acted as sole arbitrator for multiple disputes between Midwestern State DOT and highway contractors/subcontractors.

  • Provided expert witness services at an ICC Arbitration in Paris on a manufacturing defects case, over $30 million for a large German–based company.Provided project management on a $500 million hospital renovation project.

  • Provided expert witness services on a material breach of contract and improper termination claims matter resulting in a $52.7 million arbitration award.

  • Provided expert witness services to a large contractor resulting in a $27.2 million judgment from a 12-member jury for unpaid construction services and interest for cleaning up an abandoned uranium site. 

  • Advised unsecured creditors committee in evaluating the financial strength of a $200 million company.

 
Selected Publications
  • Expert Witnesses: Construction Cases Co-Authors Philip R. Croessmann, Jeffrey E. Fuchs, Peter L. Warren, published by Thomson Reuters Westlaw, 2013-2014
  • Construction Accounting - A Guide for Attorneys and Other Professionals, Chapter 3 “What Sureties and Owners Look for in Contractors’ Financial Statements,” Co-Authors Jay Bernstein and Jeffrey E. Fuchs, American Bar Association, April 2010
Education
University of Maryland, B.S. Civil Engineering 1982
University of Maryland, M.S. Construction Engineering & Management 1987

Licenses / Certifications

Professional Engineer (P.E.): Maryland (Active) and Florida, New York, and Washington, DC (Inactive)

Certified Public Accountant (C.P.A.): Maryland

 
Military
Retired USAF Reserve Civil Engineering Officer

Address

  • City: Washington DC Metropolitan Area
  • Country: United States

Contact

  • Telephone: 703.580.8801
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