Cooke Brown LLC
7 East Skippack Pike Suite 310
Broad Axe, PA 19002

Phone: 215.654.0105
Fax: 215.654.0122

David J. Brown, P.E.
Joseph W. Cooke, P.E.


David J. Brown, P.E.

As Principal at Cooke Brown LLC, David J. Brown oversees all business, technical, and design decisions for all of the projects being handled by the firm.

David was born and raised in Millville, New Jersey. He received his education from Stevens Institute of Technology, B.E. Civil Engineering, and Lehigh University, M.S. Structural Engineering.

With a hands-on approach and a record of success managing both large and small project, David has a growing reputation for excellence in the building design community.

David is particularly interested in some of the more challenging areas of structural engineering such as analysis and renovation of historical structures, failure investigation, structural repair and strengthening.

As an adjunct professor of structural engineering at Lehigh University, David has instructed graduate students in advanced concepts in the design of steel and concrete structures.

David is a registered professional engineer in seven states (Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Virginia, North Carolina, Florida), and he is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, American Institute of Steel Construction, Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute, and Fritz Engineering Research Institute.


Joseph W. Cooke, P.E.


Joseph W. Cooke, P.E. has been a leader in the Philadelphia construction community for over 50 years. He has designed or supervised the design of over 5000 buildings projects and conducted numerous investigations - overseeing the operation of firms with staffs as large as 30 people. 

A short list of major projects includes:
Sands, Showboat and Playboy Hotel/Casinos, Atlantic City, NJ
Veteran’s Administration Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 
401 City Avenue, Bala Cynwyd, PA 
Meridian Bank Computer Center, Wyomissing, PA
Chesterbrook Business Center, Wayne, PA – 15 Buildings
Chelsea (Dobson Mills), East Falls, Philadelphia, PA 
Bellevue Parking garage and Sporting Club, Philadelphia, PA 
Villanova University, Villanova, PA – 3 Buildings
Great Valley Corporate Center, Malvern, PA – 46 Buildings
Prison Facility, U.S. Army, Fort Dix , NJ
Joseph holds a Civil Engineering degree from Villanova University, and a Master of Science degree in Structural Engineering from the University of Illinois. He has obtained registered as a professional engineer in 31 states, although all are not kept current. He has patented a precast concrete framing system.  He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, American Concrete Institute, Precast Concrete Institute, and Tau Beta Pi, as well as other professional groups.