Crawford Consulting, LLC

Expert Witness & Litigation Support

We provide litigation support counseling, and expert testimony when necessary, to attorneys, both plaintiff and defense.

  • Expert Services — We provide the client law firm services as a real estate expert, commercial real estate expert, real estate lending expert, commercial real estate lending expert, commercial lending expert, lender liability expert, commercial loan workout expert, real estate bankruptcy expert, and real estate damages expert. Such expertise includes: standards of practice in real estate lending, lending standards for commercial loans, development feasibility, problem credit workouts and debt restructuring.
  • Types of Disputes — Typical cases would include lender liability, breach of contract, commitments to lend, failure to fund, partnership disputes, tortious interference, defaults under loans included in commercial mortgage-backed securities, continuing development obligations, mortgage warehousing, bankruptcy, and failed construction projects.
  • Clients — Representative clients include: Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP; Lehman Brothers Holdings, Inc.; Fulbright & Jaworski, LLP; Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Trustee; CW Capital Asset Management, LLC; Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler, LLP; Ambac Assurance Corporation; PulteGroup, Inc./Centex Homes; Haynes and Boone, LLP; Seyfarth Shaw, LLP; Kennedy Associates Real Estate Counsel, Inc.; Greenberg Traurig, LLP; Bryan Cave, LLP; Fidelity National Title Group, Inc.; Bracewell LLP; NBH Bank, N.A.; Stinson Leonard Street LLP; Winstead, P.C.; and Steptoe & Johnson, LLP.
Joe J. Crawford, CRE

" Joe brings a wealth of industry and financial acumen to the table on every deal. He is a creative problem solver and a man of integrity. I highly recommend Joe for any real estate related consulting engagement."

Glen D. West, Esq.
Partner, Dallas Office
Weil, Gotshal & Manges, New York