Expert Witness Service – Fee Schedule

Expert Witness Service – Fee Schedule2018-10-31T14:39:21+00:00

Effective January 1, 2018

(Scroll down for rates effective January 1, 2019)

In General

  • Woodwork Institute’s western service area is California, Nevada, Oregon, Utah and Washington.
  • Certification outside WI’s service area requires reimbursement of all Director of Architectural Services (DAS) incurred travel, lodging and meal expenses.
  • Covers 4 hours of research and/or preparation, deposition, witness and/or testimony time, 2 hours of travel or standby time and all administrative processing fees.
  • Requires inspection based on WI’s Certified Compliance Program.
  • DAS time incurred beyond the basic program allowances is billed at an hourly rate of $215 in quarter-hour increments.
  • Fees are subject to change and are required to be paid in full at time of request, prior to service.
  • Additional fees are required to be paid in full before release of certificate/inspection report.

Within Western Service Area

  • Basic Fee: $1,000 + $2,140* for inspection if required

Other Service Areas

  • Basic Fee: $1,600 + $3,210* for inspection if required.

* See Certified Compliance Program Fee Schedule for further details.


Effective January 1, 2019

In General

  • Woodwork Institute’s western service area is California, Nevada, Oregon, Utah and Washington.
  • Certification outside WI’s service area requires reimbursement of all Director of Architectural Services (DAS) incurred travel, lodging and meal expenses.
  • Covers 4 hours of research and/or preparation, deposition, witness and/or testimony time, 2 hours of travel or standby time and all administrative processing fees.
  • Requires inspection based on WI’s Certified Compliance Program.
  • DAS time incurred beyond the basic program allowances is billed at an hourly rate of $230 in quarter-hour increments.
  • Fees are subject to change and are required to be paid in full at time of request, prior to service.
  • Additional fees are required to be paid in full before release of certificate/inspection report.

Within Western Service Area

  • Basic Fee: $1,000 + $2,580* for inspection if required

Other Service Areas

  • Basic Fee: $1,600 + $3,435* for inspection if required.

* See Certified Compliance Program Fee Schedule for further details.

EWS Fees

Effective January 1, 2018

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EWS Fees

Effective January 1, 2019

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