CF Forensics offers a full range of structural investigative services with over 30 years experience in the field.


We are committed to providing services to investigate, document, test and secure property/evidence and provide accurate reporting for the property and casualty insurance industry. Our team is dedicated to provide our clients with comprehensive, cost-effective and fastidious claims settlement.

Mission Statement

CF Forensics is committed to presenting its insurance industry and investigative litigation clients a diverse yet experienced and cost-effective group of professional experts that can provide investigative support and assist in the control of soaring claims settlement costs.

Timely and Accurate Reporting

Client service is the product of a day-by-day commitment, by the principals and staff, to excellence.
CF Forensics was founded to provide the insurance claims industry, legal and other client representatives with a single source of contact for expertise and information relating to the fair and expeditious processing of loss recovery investigation.
CF Forensics also provides loss prevention programs in the form of ‘in-depth’ engineering assessments of possible hazards.
It is the goal of the company and its associates to provide clear, concise and comprehensive information, findings and conclusions to claims adjusters, attorneys and risk management professionals in a professional, timely and cost-effective manner.

Corporate Profile

CF Forensics is a privately held company dedicated to Professional Claims Support. The firm offers comprehensive consulting services to the property and casualty insurance industry including adjusters, risk managers, litigation, government and private clients.

CF Forensics provides multi-disciplinary design and consulting engineering services through its sister organization Allegheny Design Services. CF Forensics engineering personnel and consultant team average 20 years of diverse experience, enabling it to respond actively to the changing environments and to the changing needs of our clients. The basic philosophy of the company is to produce quality work, on time and within budget. It is our experience which enables it to integrate this philosophy into each investigation.
The success of this approach is confirmed by the firm’s rapidly growing list of satisfied clients and a corresponding high occurrence of repeat and referral business.
The firm CF Forensics and its consultants specialize in (the design and construction of building systems design and analysis in structural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering for commercial, institutional, and industrial clients).
CF Forensics was established to provide clients with a means to professionally handle their Investigative Services needs with the production of a brief, concise, easy-to-read report delivered on schedule and in a cost-effective manner.

David R. Simpson, P.E., SECB, MBA


Service Area: West Virginia and surrounding areas including parts of Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Maryland.
Specializing In:
  • Construction Defects
  • Foundation Settlement
  • Property & Structural
  • Upcoding & Betterment
  • Expert Witness Testimony
  • Pre-Purchase Real Estate Structural Evaluation
  • Historic Building Structural Assessment
  • Failure Analysis
  • Earth Retaining Structures