Albert Kerelis is an architect with over 25 years of experience in building design, construction administration, and property management. He applies his expertise to forensic casework involving construction claims, premises liability disputes, and matters involving architectural professional liability.
Albert’s architectural experience includes building design, land planning, construction document preparation, and construction administration. As a Principal Architect, Albert’s project experience includes health care facilities, medical offices, commercial and office spaces, warehouses and industrial facilities, and single and multi-family residences.
Mr. Kerelis has extensive experience in Property Management, from the perspectives of both owner and manager, involving residential and commercial properties. Albert developed, constructed, and managed multiple properties, seeing them from acquisition and zoning approvals to site improvements, general contracting, and ongoing maintenance. As a result, Albert has extensive experience in walkway and parking lot maintenance, building maintenance codes and compliance, building repairs and renovations, as well as lease agreements and collections.
Mr. Kerelis is a Registered Architect in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Association of Licensed Architects (ALA). He is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) and is also a certified user of the English XL slip tester. He earned his B.S. in Architecture and M.Arch from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.