The Law Offices of Michael A. DeMayo

Charlotte, NC

Project Summary

Office renovation for new corporate headquarters.

Project Highlights

  • Variable air volume systems (VAV)
  • Emergency smoke control system for 3-story central atrium (including performing required inspection)
  • High-efficient lighting and lighting control systems


Renovating the 33,000 SF Charlotte School of Law into the new, corporate headquarters for the Demayo Law Firm, Optima provided engineering design and construction administration for the building’s mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection systems. The mechanical systems include variable air volume (VAV) systems and an emergency smoke control system for the building’s 3-story central atrium. Optima also performed the required Mecklenburg County Special Inspection of the smoke control systems. Electrical systems in the project include a standby diesel generator and high-efficiency, state-of-the-art lighting and lighting control systems.