Senior Staff

Select projects Kevin has worked on at HLZA include:

  • 1 Northside Piers
  • 130 Fulton Street
  • 150 East 72nd Street
  • 200 East 79th Street
  • 858 Sixth Avenue

Select projects Kevin has worked on prior to HLZA include:

  • 1 Grand Army Plaza
  • 30-85 Vernon Boulevard
  • 206 East 73rd Street
  • 325 West 13th Street
  • 475 Sterling Place
Kevin Saumell, RA
Senior Project Manager

With a background in residential construction, code compliance and expediting, Kevin has forged an expertise in building condition assessments and forensic investigation. He excels in top-to-bottom building investigations which uncover many types of building deficiencies, including waterproofing defects, code compliance issues, and hidden conditions. As a Senior Project Manager at HLZA, Kevin is responsible for project sequencing, client communications, document delivery, and consultant coordination.

Kevin has testified as an Expert Witness in multiple real estate legal cases in support of owners, developers, landlords, or condominium/co-op boards. He investigates and comments on the nature and potential causes of building deficiencies and provides appropriate suggestions for repair. Kevin is also experienced in adaptive reuse projects, including the conversion of commercial buildings to residential properties.

Kevin earned a Bachelor of Architecture from Pratt Institute and is a Registered Architect in the State of New York.