Professional Experience

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Mr. McGinty has provided forensic architectural consulting services on projects located in all regions of Texas as well as New Mexico, Oklahoma, Washington, Missouri, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Florida, Tennessee, Ohio, Kentucky, Georgia, Virginia and Nuevo Leon, Mexico.

Emeritus Architect
Texas Certificate No. 2248
NCARB Certificate No. 13528

Previously Registered in New Mexico, Florida, Louisiana, Tennessee

1965-1967   University of Houston
Instructor in undergraduate Architectural Design

1970- 1971    Rice University
Visiting Professor of Architecture teaching graduate level architectural design at the scale of regional environmental    systems.

1972 – 1980  Visiting Lecturer:
Louisiana State University
University of Houston
Rice University
Ball State University
Texas A & M University
Mississippi State University
University of Hawaii

1966-1989    Principal, The McGinty Partnership Architects, Inc.
The firm and its antecedents have been active in Houston for over fifty years.

1968   Consultant to Lawrence Halprin and Associates, San Francisco
Environmental impact study of proposed jetport, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands.

1968-1969    Consultant, Westinghouse Corporation
Feasibility study of a new city in the Four Corners region, involving the development of Indian lands.

1969-1970    Consultant, Overview Corporation
Study alternatives to the controversial Big Cypress Jetport location, Miami, Florida.

1974-1978    Principal, The Crane Design Group
Practicing in the fields of urban design and planning.

1979-1990    Principal, City Associates, Inc.
Providing consulting services to real estate developers in Montrose and Mid-town Houston.

1984-1989    President, McGinty Corporate Group
Holding company of The McGinty Partnership Architects, Inc. and  City Associates, Inc.

1989-1991    Senior Vice-President, Director and Consultant, Bovay/McGinty, Inc., Engineers and Architects.

1991-2000    President and Managing Principal, American Construction Investigations, Inc.

2001-2005    Director for the Forensic Consulting Group, American Construction Investigations, Ltd.

2006-2014    Principal, McGinty Architectural Consultants, L.L.P.

2015-             Principal, McGinty Architectural Consultants

Mr. McGinty’s experience, both as a design architect and a forensic expert, has covered a wide range
of project programs, styles and sizes.