Expert 525110 - 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 over 30 years public accounting experience in real estate and management advisory fields, specializing in the automotive industry. I am an expert with respect to automotive dealership operations. I am very familiar with the inner workings of a dealership having owned several dealerships and consulted with hundreds more over my long career. I presently work with around 75 dealership franchises. I understand how the Sales and Service and Parts Departments run and how they interact to create a successfully operating dealership. On a regular basis I consult at several dealerships with respect to operational improvements. I have hands-on experience with respect to identifying a problem, implementing a solution and monitoring the results to ensure the solution is implemented. I have spent over 20 years as an automotive industry expert witness by providing deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 521675 - 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 40 years of experience on the convenience retail / petroleum marketing industry. I have experience in top management positions in both entrepreneurial and large corporate business environments. I have also spent over a decade working as a convenience retail expert witness and have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 520705 - NY

Expertise Description

With more than 40 years of experience in Risk Management litigation, my areas of focus include premises liability, product liability, false imprisonment, and libel claims, as well as commercial, securities, contract, trademark, patent, and real estate cases. I have additional knowledge in Loss Prevention regarding premises liability, store safety, shoplifting issues, and evidence preservation. I am offering my services as a risk management expert witness and have provided deposition, testimony, and consultations for numerous clients.

Expert 518974 - NV

Expertise Description

For more than 40 years, I have worked with Banking strategy, specializing in large bank retail operations and administration, Community Bank formation, and successful operation of a Community Bank, as well as recovery, sales of banks and troubled bank resolution. I have extensive experience with State and Federal Regulators, FDIC and OCC. My expertise is in regulatory management and compliance, UCC Article 9 (NV, primarily), bank operations, audit, consumer lending, customer service, private banking, sales and cross selling, and managing bank performance. My experience ranges from Teller to SVP and Senior Bank Administrator of a large Regional Bank, as well as President, CEO and Chairman of Community Banks. I am conversant with Contingency plans, Strategic Plans, Conversion plans and execution of same; Budgets, both execution and administration, leveraging Bank services, maximizing ROE and controlling overhead expenses. My time as an expert witness has spanned over two decades with providing consultations and courtroom testimony.

Expert 460704 - AL 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 30 years of experience building and leading strong brands in consumer technology as a C-level expert in branding, marketing, product development, market research and operations within the consumer technology industry. For the past 10 years I have owned and operated my own consulting company, helping clients better understand how market, retail and consumer level behavior and key levers for commercial success, primarily within the consumer technology segment. I help companies successfully develop and bring new products to market, from brand positioning, through product development and retail sell through. Prior to operating my own consulting business I was a CMO to a multibillion-dollar global PC and CE OEM company, and direct marketer. Prior to this position, I was EVP marketing and merchandising, and then president, of a billion dollar specialty retailer based on the west coast. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 503284 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the Retail Pharmacy field. My expertise includes store operations, corporate compliance, government relations, finance, marketing, and enabling technology solutions. I have consulting experience in working with manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, and others as a subject matter expert in retail pharmacy, workflow insight, and practice evaluations. I formerly served on various advisory boards for manufacturers, academia, and pharmacy practitioners. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Expert 324203 - AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in agribusiness. My experience includes conducting econometric analyses of strategic behavior of food retailers, food manufacturers, and food wholesalers. I am actively involved in a number of research projects concerning consumer behavior with respect to food safety, food labeling, advertising, economic efficiency, and promotion and food service environments (fast food). I conduct research for the USDA on insect pests, invasive species (insects not native to the United States), commodity price inflation, and the causes of adult and childhood obesity. I have won awards for research in agricultural labor markets, derivative pricing and innovation in food product markets. I have experience with all manner of institutions and markets associated with the U.S. fresh produce industry.

Expert 56431 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years specializing in franchise management. My expertise includes: custom and practice in the franchise industry; standards of care; franchise disclosure documents; franchise agreements; license agreements; franchise liability; franchise operations manuals; franchise training programs; franchise operations; franchise marketing funds; field support programs, owning and operating a franchise; trademarks; and copyrights and intellectual property in franchising. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 161188 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the fashion and apparel industry. My expertise includes: having started apparel companies, opening retail stores, and Costing For Profit. I have additional expertise in intellectual property theft of trade secrets, product development, brand development, merchandising, sourcing needs, technical design, operations, and sales. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 48585 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience as a safety and accident prevention expert. I am experienced in: occupational health and safety; security; emergency preparedness and response; loss control; and risk assessment/risk reduction recommendations. My areas include: supermarket/retail industry; trip, slip, and fall (inside and outside parking lot-weather related); industrial safety; Cal-OSHA regulations; forklifts; machine guarding; chemical exposure; and general safety issues. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 501013 - AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Consumer Research with expertise in retail, services, and consulting companies. I have experience with value drivers from omnichannel retailing, consumer and store atmosphere factors impacting the retail shopping experience, customer attitudes toward new consumer technologies being launched in retail and services industry environments (e.g., mobile, interactive, etc.), factors impacting customer loyalty, and consumers’ attitudes toward privacy and trust.

Expert 311797 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

> I have over 20 years experience in Valuing, Auctioning and Brokering real estate and business assets. I have experience with appraising, auctioning, or liquidating assets ranging from Foodservice-Hospitality, Machinery, Supermarket, Rolling Stock, Computers-IT, Aircraft-Aviation, and Office equipment. My expertise includes Residential, Medical, Office, Retail, Hotel, and Industrial Real Estate. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 321602 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in Civil Litigation, specializing in appellate litigation. My areas of expertise include major business matters such as insurance coverage, creditor's rights, creditor claims stemming from bank failures, employment discrimination, and advertising practices, as well as social issues involving privacy, child welfare, indigent representation, and wrongful death.

Expert 323125 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in Real Estate Appraisal. My areas of expertise include Leasehold Interests, Commercial Property Condition Assessments, Special Use Properties, Residential, Commercial, Industrial, and Ranch and Estate Properties. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 371234 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in Mall and Shopping Center Security. My expertise includes crisis management, emergency planning, physical security, and loss prevention. I have experience with negligent security, providing security audits, development of security programs, security features design assistance in initial construction, and support with reputation crisis response. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 459903 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Retail Solutions with expertise in buying and marketing, retail management, inventory management, pricing strategies, apparel and accessories planning, product management, wholesale management, and e-commerce. I have additional knowledge of vendor negotiations, inventory control, POS systems, storefront, and catalog design. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 446497 - FL IL NJ NY PA TX WA

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in Convenience Store and Gasoline Station Operations. My experience includes convenience store chains, petroleum distribution and truck stop, and station properties. I am a PMPA expert on Oil-supplier-distributor/franchisee and distributor-dealership relationships including contract terms, credit and billing matters, as well as experience in Distributor and Dealership bankruptcies. My expertise also includes, P & L Responsibility, product distribution and marketing, proprietary foodservice, fuel brands, petroleum equipment, and Underground Storage Tanks (USTs). I have prior expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 433285 - PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Pedorthics and Shoe Retail. I have pedorthic experience with treating medical issues relating to the foot and ankle, specifically relating to biomechanics. My additional experience includes marketing, management, advertising and sales of various shoe brands; fitting shoes; modalities; and other pedorthic devices in addressing medical issues of the foot and ankle. I am knowledgeable in shoe quality, fit, support, cushioning, durability, relativity to the foot, and AFOs (Ankle Orthoses, Ankle-Foot Orthoses).

Expert 382339 - NY

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in valuation and damages. My expertise includes jewelry appraisal, computing damages, valuing companies and intellectual property, and bankruptcy consulting. I have expert witness experience in damages and valuations in state and federal courts as well as arbitrator in cases dealing with purchase price disputes, minority interest, and dissident shareholder suits. I also have an extensive background in commercial damages and valuation training, including jewelry manufacturing and retail. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.

Expert 402460 - IL

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the field of Real Estate Appraisal. I have residential appraisal experience with apartment buildings, apartment wit stores/offices, assisted living for the elderly, and condominium developments. My industrial appraisal experience includes: cold storage facilities, flex buildings, food-processing plants, warehouse facilities, and truck terminals. I have commercial appraisal experience with strip centers, banks and savings & loans, retail stores, and grocery and discount stores. I also have special purpose appraisal experience with cemeteries, churches, golf courses, theaters, and restaurants. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 373044 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have prior experience with liquor licensing, liquor license compliance, liquor law enforcement, safe alcohol service, and developing and providing safe alcohol training programs. My consultations further include findings, conclusions, and opinions regarding liquor license privileges, limitations and responsibilities, alcohol establishment ownership issues, alcohol policies and controls, risks created by irresponsible or illegal actions or omissions by licensed establishments, proper management policies and procedures and breaches by licensees, standards of care, industry standards, and alcohol laws. I have experience in conducting liquor liability risk assessments and developing safe alcohol policies for liquor licensed businesses, fairs, and special events. I am also experienced in programs, policies, and procedures of State Liquor licensing authorities. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 51227 - TX

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the field of General Contracting. My building experience includes auditoriums, historic buildings, hotels, office buildings, retail stores, warehouses, zoos, religious buildings, schools, as well as providing full construction services for multiple projects. I specialize in Remodeling, New construction, Design, construction management, and preconstruction services.

Expert 365046 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of experience in the Garment industry. My expertise includes fashion design, factory production, domestic and offshore, operations, international production, textiles technology, importing, costing, product development, retail / sales, visual merchandising, and production strategy. My consultations consisted of sourcing and manufacturing logistics. I also have experience in apparel production and quality assessment. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 161185 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in the Fashion/Apparel/Textile Industry, as a retailer, manufacturer, key executive, consultant and college instructor. My expertise consists of many areas of business related to apparel manufacturing, such as entrepreneurship, marketing, advertising and sales, purchasing and inventory control, total quality management, international production, and production planning. In the past I have owned my own clothing manufacturing company, producing clothing globally as well as in the USA and shipping to major retailers. Currently I own an Apparel Business Consulting company providing business consulting to Fashion Industry clients and Expert Witness Consulting to attorneys involved in litigation of apparel/clothing/fashion/textile industry issues as well as Copyright, Trademark and Trade dress issues. I continue to teach at Fashion institute of Design and Merchandising where I have been a part-time member of the faculty for 30+ years. I also specialize in financial development, customer service, warehousing, distribution, and domestic and international manufacturing and sourcing. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 342233 - IL

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the Real Estate industry. My expertise includes commercial real estate, with particular focus in retail real estate and shopping centers, both with regards to valuation and lending issues as well as leasing and tenant mix, and landlord / tenant disputes. I am also an expert bankruptcy real estate appraiser, especially as it relates to all areas of real estate. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 343198 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience as a certified General Real Estate Appraiser / Bankruptcy Real Estate Appraiser in California primarily in the San Francisco Bay Area. My expertise includes: appraisal of many property types; appraisal review; appraisal and valuation; expert witness testimony and litigation support; owner representation in property tax appeal cases; ad valorem tax; and both landlord and tenant representation in matters of property value and rent arbitrations. I developed and teach a seminar for the Appraisal Institute to assist appraisers in substantiating profit estimates and also developed a seminar for accountants regarding partial interest valuations. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.