David Zion is a director in Berkeley Research Group’s Atlanta office. He has more than forty years of experience in the design and construction industries.
His project experience includes work on significant aviation, broadcasting, commercial, corporate, distribution, educational, gaming, governmental, healthcare, hospitality, laboratory, industrial, public safety, retail, sports, transportation, and telecommunications projects for Fortune 500 and Department of Defense clients.
Mr. Zion provides project risk management and construction dispute consulting services for corporations, governmental organizations, owners, developers, contractors, insurers, and design firms. Mr. Zion has testified on standard of care issues for design and construction professionals, building function, defective designs, evolution of design, construction defects, trade coordination, allowance reconciliation and change order entitlement issues for matters in Canada and the United States.
Berkeley Research Group
2016 – present
Senior managing consultant
2012 – 2014
2005 – 2012
A.W. Hutchison & Associates
2003 – 2005
David L. Zion, AIA PC
President, Consulting Architect
Leo A. Daly
Director of Operations
2000 – 2002
The Austin Company
1994 – 2000
Ogram Architects, Inc.
Senior project manager
O’Kon and Company, Inc.
1991 – 1994
Carlson Associates, Inc.
1987 – 1991
Tipton Masterson and Associates, Ltd.
1985 – 1987
1983 – 1985
National Council of Architectural Registration Boards
American Institute of Architects (AIA)
Construction Specifications Institute
Professional member, Atlanta Chapter
Georgia | Alabama | Massachusetts | Michigan | Nevada | North Carolina | Pennsylvania | South Carolina | Tennessee | Virginia | Florida | Ohio | Texas | Maryland | Washington, DC | West Virginia | New York
Areas of Expertise
Georgia Institute of Technology
BS, Architecture, 1980
Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris, France
AIA Continuing Education