J. NORMAN STARK, is an Attorney-at-Law, an Architect Emeritus, (AIA, NCARB) ,Registered Landscape Architect (OH), Mediator, Arbitrator and Litigator, with more than 40 years of combined professional experience and practice, beginning as a Trade Carpenter in 1952. He is also an experienced professional speaker / lecturer, educator and author. His most recent Internet book is the Construction Claims Investigation Worklist©, a detailed guide based upon his experience as a Forensic Expert Witness and Litigation Support Counsel in many personal injury and construction-related claims and cases. He is an experienced trial Attorney with a specialty, having won a jury verdict in excess of One Million Dollars ($1,000.000.00) for a wrongful death case. In his professional career, he has tried, won, and resolved more than 5,000 contested cases, claims and legal matters. He also serves other Attorneys with forensic expert witness services. His office is in Cleveland, Ohio.