222 W Ontario St, 520
Chicago, IL 60654
Christopher Smith is a professional mitigation, construction, and reconstruction consultant who has project managed/consulted both nationally and internationally. Christopher’s career spans more than 20 years in residential, commercial and industrial construction, and restoration. He has thorough knowledge of scoping, estimating, and managing large loss projects, with extensive experience in fire and water restoration, smoke odor remediation, mold remediation, and document drying. Christopher has been involved in large loss projects at medical and educational facilities, manufacturing and agricultural plants, and commercial retail and multi-family complexes.
Prior to joining J.S. Held in September 2016, Christopher was a regional manager and CAT Project Manager for a global restoration company in which he was responsible for evaluating large losses, setting budgets and project scopes, scheduling, and determining equipment and labor needs. This experience combined with his construction background has generated the ability to effectively evaluate losses, assess damages and establish project scopes creating significant value to clients as a loss consultant.