Expert 504713 - IN

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of experience in the Knife industry as a collector, researcher, retailer, and wholesaler. My expertise includes handmade, commercial, antique and custom cutlery, custom blades or sheaths, as well as knife making and repair, knife value estimates and appraisals, and knife law and violations. I am also knowledgeable about historical aspects of reconstruction and manufacture of arms, armor and garb; the historical definitions of dagger, dirk, switchblade, dangerous knife, and deadly weapon.

Expert 504943 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the Knife and Sword Making industry with over 40 years in blacksmithing. I have experience with folding steel and forging, koto sword craftsmanship, sword restoration, and scientific analysis of sword structure and composition. I am familiar with various European, Chinese, Japanese, and Middle Eastern styles of sword and knife making.

Expert 504687 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience in the Knife industry having owned Knife and Cutlery stores. I have imported and distributed knives on a wholesale level. I have consulted with both District and Defense Attorneys from various counties, and have given lectures and public and private institutions. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.