There are endless possibilities for expanding the Forensics, Renewal and Property Loss Consulting practices among many sectors in the Texas / South U.S. region, as well as in Latin America.

Nicolas Saenz joined the Thornton Tomasetti in 2013 and is charged with expanding the firm’s Property Loss Consulting, Forensics and Renewal practices throughout Texas and Latin America. Nicolas has considerable experience in diverse aspects of structural engineering analysis and design across all building types.

Broad Range of Expertise
For the past several years, Nicolas has specialized in forensic and damage assessment projects. His expertise includes cause and origin investigations, condition assessments, scope of damage evaluation and emergency response. He provides pre- and post-loss services to insurance companies and their representative attorneys and adjusters. Nicolas is also an expert witness and provides litigation support services.

Outside of Work
Nicolas is a native of Bogotá, Colombia. He enjoys playing squash, racquetball and home brewing, but his favorite pastime is playing with his two sons. The family likes to ride bicycles and scooters, play basketball and golf, and explore new restaurants and other fun places around the city.

Expertise
• Structural Design, Investigation and Repair
• Forensic Investigation and Failure Analysis
• Litigation Support
• Post-Tension Construction
• Seismic Assessment and Rehabilitation
• Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites
• Expert witness