Expert 426934 - NJ NY

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a practicing attorney and have expertise in the area of legal malpractice. Half of my practice is devoted to complex litigation and half to handling appeals. My legal malpractice work came as an offshoot of my appellate practice, as many potential appellate cases turn out to involve legal malpractice. My expertise includes breach of contract actions, warranty claims and insurance disputes, business litigation, complex high asset/income divorce proceedings, and consumer class actions. I also offer knowledge advice regarding disputes over fees charged by attorneys, experts, or forensic accountants. I have prior expert witness experience, including deposition testimony.

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Expertise Description

I have more than 55 years of Legal experience as an Attorney. My practice has been devoted to financial and business transactions including the structuring of a wide variety of financing transactions. I have also actively prosecuted civil and bankruptcy matters on behalf of financial institutions and defended lender liability lawsuits. I have a wealth of experience in the legal and business aspects of secured and unsecured lending for all types of credit facilities. I have authored a monthly column and for 25 years have written a monthly Internet column on recent developments of interest to financial services attorneys. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Expert 517554 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in Family Law, which is the full focus of my practice. I have handled child custody cases, as well as child and/or spousal support, divorce, annulments, legal separation, paternity, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, restraining orders, and various community property issues. I also lecture on topics within my field for my local County Bar. I am very familiar with the standard of care for family law attorneys.

Expert 316870 - AK AZ AR 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 RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in insurance law and coverage, as well as in commercial litigation, contracts, disability, ERISA benefits, personal injury, and civil litigation generally. My insurance practice is principally for policyholders and claimants, but presently I am also national coverage counsel for one insurance company. My practice involves all types of insurance, including general liability, professional liability, directors and officers, excess and umbrella liability, auto, homeowners, commercial property, disability, life, health, and reinsurance. I handle policy claims, bad faith claims, declaratory judgment actions, rescissions, equitable contribution and equitable subrogation claims between insurers, and claims against agents and brokers. I have also negotiated and drafted policy language for insurers and policyholders, policy buybacks and commutations, and cost-sharing agreements among insurers and policyholders for mass torts. I frequently consult with other attorneys on insurance coverage issues, for example, construing the liability insurance of their clients or of their opponents. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Expert 42344 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in Appellate Law, Government Claims Act, and legal malpractice matters. My expertise includes public entity law; defending public entities, officials, and employees, as well as private defendants in trial and appellate courts, handling matters from alleged dangerous conditions of public property to complex constitutional matters.

Expert 13582 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience as a litigator, consultant, expert, and legal fee arbitrator in numerous matters involving attorney fee disputes, legal ethics, ethics of tripartite relationships, and staff counsel issues. My expertise includes the reasonableness of attorneys’ fees, costs, and disbursements. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 19226 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a practicing attorney with expertise in legal malpractice / construction claims. My experience includes insurance defense field. My areas of practice include construction litigation, premises liability, real property claims, inverse condemnation, mechanics liens, and business litigation. I have litigated construction defect claims in residential and commercial construction.

Expert 4632 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in litigation specializing in attorney competence and attorney compensation. My experience includes managing a six-attorney civil litigation law firm. I have experience with matters regarding attorney discipline, attorney fees, attorney malpractice, attorney standard of care issues, and attorney fee disputes. I have handled matters ranging from personal to real estate litigation to class actions. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 151958 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 40 years experience as a practicing attorney specializing in Real Estate and Mortgage, Broker Malpractice, and Legal Malpractice. My real estate expertise includes disputes over business transactions and interpretation of real estate documents. My Legal Malpractice expertise includes attorney’s failure to meet minimum standards of skill and diligence and negligent preparation of contracts. I am also experienced with mergers and acquisitions. I have 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 163397 - CA(N) CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in film production, acquisition, arbitration, distribution, international sales, and gap financing. My experience includes: accident, loss of wages, estate claims, financial forecasting, economic damage analysis, economic losses, employment, estate and trusts, film finance, hiring probabilities, entertainment industry standards, business strategy, communications, copyright, intellectual property rights, chain of title, foreign sales, international business, new media, gap finance, licensing, contracts, business practices, and entertainment industry standards. My areas of film expertise include: film finance, international film sales, film licensing, film production, and motion picture film distribution. I have 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 27888 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as a trial attorney specializing in legal malpractice, as well as real estate. My expertise includes: attorney malpractice arising out of both litigation and transactions, with a focus on the applicable community standard of care issues; construction defects; probate and trust; real estate broker agency non disclosure issues; negligence and misrepresentation claims; breach of lease agreements; limited partnership disputes; and creditor's rights suits including obtaining writs of attachment, writs of execution, temporary restraining orders, and preliminary injunctions. I have additional expertise on attorney fee disputes; ethics in violation of the California Rules of Professional Conduct; providing expert opinions on standard of care and breach of fiduciary duty claims; real estate disputes; lease agreements; standard of care for real estate brokers; non-disclosures in real estate sales; trust litigation; and will contests. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 15291 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a practicing attorney and consulting expert specializing in intellectual property and entertainment matters. My expertise includes: copyrights, trademarks, unfair competition, media, libel, trade secret law, and reality television. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 134947 - TX

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as an insurance lawyer and former claims manager for a large multiline insurer. My expertise includes: analysis of coverage issues, attorney fees, bad faith claims, insurance code, deceptive trade practices, agency errors and omissions (E&O), claim file audits, insurance disputes, analysis of attorney fees, casualty / property claims, risk analysis, worker’s compensation, and complex arbitration / mediation. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 42252 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of law with expertise in insurance, disability policies, bad faith, and appellate. I have experience in all the courts of the State of California, all of the United States District Courts for California, and for the Districts of Arizona and Hawaii.

Expert 425542 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as an Attorney specializing in Family Law. I have experience with cases involving business interests, professional practices, support issues, and attorney malpractice. My areas of expertise include child custody matters, child and spousal support enforcement, complex property issues, complex civil litigation, and mediated agreements. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 160188 - AZ CA(N) CA(S) NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Probate and Trust Administration with expertise in Trusts and Estates. I have experience with litigated contests, attorney standard of care issues, removal petitions, accountings, and other probate and trust related contested matters. I have additional experience with fee disputes, attorney fees, malpractice, standard of car issues for fiduciaries, attorney malpractice, attorney competence, estate tax disputes, and state bar disputes. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 6484 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the areas of Legal Malpractice and Insurance issues. My expertise includes cases on negligence, design defect, product liability, medical malpractice, legal malpractice, construction accidents, assault and battery, premises liability, insurance claims handling and insurance bad faith. I am also qualified as an expert witness involving personal injury litigation. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 59526 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience as a practicing attorney with Trusts and Estates, Real Property Law, and Taxation. My expertise includes legal malpractice & fiduciary matters; lease interpretation; syndication; construction; property management; finance; and due diligence. I have over 40 years expert witness experience.

Expert 52713 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience as a practicing attorney in the field of Business Litigation. I have experience handling contractual disputes and contractual interpretation. My expertise includes partnership agreements, lease agreements, commercial lease negotiations, software license agreements, literary and publishing agreements, intellectual property, and trademark and copyright infringement matters. My additional experience consists of insurance coverage involving insurance policies of every nature; bad faith, fee dispute, legal malpractice matters, brokerage malpractice, professional fee review and analysis, legal representation and charges associated therewith. I have 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 363696 - NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Forensic Accounting with a concentration in investigative services. My broad consulting experience includes auditing standards, investigation of accountants’ malpractice, fraudulent reporting identification / investigation, lost profits assessment, and calculation of damages. I have served clients in the real estate, securitizations, telecommunications, retail, transportation, manufacturing, and food industries. I am a former audit manager and my past business advisory services include due diligence, accounting and financial analysis, review for mergers and acquisitions, lease analysis, and preparation of annual budgets. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 6272 - CA(N) CA(S)

Expertise Description

Consulting expert with more than 20 years experience in the fields of private arbitration and mediation. Primary practice areas encompass fee disputes between attorneys, legal malpractice, medical malpractice, insurance bad faith, contract and business litigation / torts, and civil litigation of all types. Additional experience includes preparation of high value cases, such as wrongful termination, arbitrator litigation, serious personal injury and trauma, complex civil litigation, and public entity liability litigation. Prior expert witness experience.