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Matthew Dobson
 
ANDREW ESTES
 
DEBORAH ISENHOUR
 

Matthew Dobson has been involved with residential home building since 1992. . He has his degree in Construction Management and he has spent time managing a small custom home building company, a renovation company and an upscale tract building operation. He is an active member of the International Code Council and the National Association of Home Builders.

Andrew Estes is a certified mediator/arbitrator. His successful construction-related mediations and arbitrations are just a small portion of the hundreds of mediations and arbitrations that he has conducted in South Carolina, Georgia and North Carolina. His 39 years as an attorney has provided additional background and experience to make Andrew a recognized construction ADR Specialist.

Deborah Isenhour is a recognized leader in the field of conflict resolution, being awarded lifetime membership in the Association for Conflict Resolution – NC Chapter.  Her vast knowledge of construction and real estate was gained through ownership and management of real estate and general contracting businesses and her involvement as a faculty member for NCHBA.

 

M,A,D,E M,A,D,E M,A,E
Burlington Brasstown Chapel Hill
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JOHN JOHNSON
MARSHALL KNIGHT
KENNETH J. PIKE

John’ s insurance claims career started in 1968. He is licensed insurance adjuster in North Carolina and West Virginia. He is certified by the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission as a Superior Court certified mediator and is actively involved with an ADR and insurance property claims practice.

Marshall has over 40 years experience in construction. He has completed numerous commercial and residential projects. Marshall served as Chairman of the Residential Committee for the NC Building Code Council and is a recognized authority on the NC Building Code. He has testified as an expert in building construction disputes throughout NC.

Ken Pike’s career as a Professional Engineer in construction began before the technology explosion of the computer age and continued into today’s fast-track, design-build delivery process. He finds this high pressure environment loaded with communication problems that lead to disputes, and sees ADR as the best way to settle the issues and keep projects moving.

M,E M,A,D,E M,A,D,E
Raleigh Hertford Leland
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SCOTT THORSON

Over 35 yrs. in single, multi-family, and mid-rise residential along with all associated land and lot development experience while dealing with contractors & owners, delay & design, and employee & benefit disputes, both public and private, makes Scott Thorson experienced in conflict resolution. He has been mediating and arbitrating for many years.

M,A,D,E
Charlotte
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