Expert 9204 - CA(S)


Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience as an automobile appraiser. My experience includes serving as president / owner / manager of an appraisal service specializing in automobile appraisal, actual cash value and damage arbitration, repair estimating, and total loss evaluating for the insurance industry relating to automobiles, trucks, recreational vehicles and heavy equipment. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: bad faith, product liability, fraud, recovered and unrecovered theft, and physical damage insurance claims matters.


Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Purchases of third party retail contracts related to heavy duty trucks, agricultural / industrial equipment and recreational vehicles; Appraisal to determine current market value of automobiles or any make or manufacturer including collectible, classic, antique, and one-of-a-kind exotic makes; Inspection of damages and total loss vehicles, including preparation of detailed estimates of repairs for insurance companies.


Relevant Experiences

I have been evaluating custom cars and street rods for 41 years.


Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution

Licenses Certifications

Licensed Insurance Adjuster
State of California
Certified
California Fair Claims Settlement Practices Regulations

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

California Association of Independent Insurance Adjusters


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