Lawrence Chiu has been with LPA since 1997. He has managed buildings types that include city halls, courthouses, libraries, community centers, public safety facilities, corporate headquarters and educational facilities. He is currently a Managing Director for the Urban Design Studio (UDS) in the Irvine office.

Chiu’s ability to provide technical design solutions to creative design challenges is a strength that has resulted in many award-winning projects, Including the first civic automated parking structure on the West Coast. Locations of project experience encompass California, Arizona, Texas and Florida.

He received his Bachelor of Architecture degree from California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, is a member of the AIA, and a LEED® Accredited Professional.