Expert 522565 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have spent over 25 years working in Forestry with a specialization in forest and wildfire fuels management. My areas of expertise include wildland fuel reduction planning, timber harvest planning, forest inventory, timber marking, GPS/GIS services, and forest management planning. I am offering my services as a forestry expert witness.

Expert 520240 - AZ

Expertise Description

With more than 20 years experience in the field of Firefighting, I have specialized in providing life safety, incident stabilization and property conservation for the citizens of the fire district in keeping with state and national codes and regulations while also providing training and leadership to the personnel under my supervision. My specific duties have included responding to emergencies, organizing shift assignments and training, investigating complaints, addressing and mitigating personnel issues, and submitting budgets. I have additional experience in attending numerous off-district wildland fires. I have spent time offering my services as a firefighter expert witness in Arizona. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 520179 - AZ

Expertise Description

With more than 30 years experience in the field of Firefighting, my career has been focused on all aspects of firefighting in relation to emergency incidents, conferring on mitigating circumstances surrounding events by departments providing emergency care, consulting in fire apparatus design, fire suppression equipment, and consulting in the field of fire protection equipment for mobile firefighting equipment and land based firefighting in buildings, commercial and industrial, and specialized fire suppression equipment for hazardous materials. I have additional experience in advanced driver training for fire apparatus, and police, governmental agencies, as well as businesses and families. I am offering my services as a firefighting expert witness in Arizona.

Expert 165870 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in climatology, meteorology, and environmental engineering. I have additional expertise in Economics and International Affairs. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.

Expert 165992 - NV

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in applied climatology with emphasis on the application of data analysis, statistical methods, and scientific visualization to atmospheric sciences data. As a climatologist, my primary research topics include analysis of wildland fire-climate and fire-meteorology relationships, fire policy, scientific visualization, and applications product development for wildland fire management planning and decision-making.

Expert 135053 - AZ CA(N) CA(S) CO NV NM OR UT WA

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience specializing in wildland fire science; field experience with fire in most forests, rangelands, and grasslands in the western United States; designed fire hazard reduction treatments in coniferous forests in the Sierra Nevada; been involved in dozens of prescribed fires including ignitions, holding, and incident commander; taught forestry including fire ecology, fire behavior, dendrology, introductory silviculture, hardwood ecosystems, fire science seminar, and disturbance ecology; and assisted in the evaluation and design of natural preserves. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 56897 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in the construction and home/building inspection fields. My expertise includes: inspections of residences, multi-unit dwellings, and commercial buildings; repairs in single-family homes, commercial spaces, and condominiums; remodeling of warehouses, manufacturing operations, apartment complexes, offices, and private homes; and custom and tract housing. My additional expertise includes: Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) compliance; blueprint analysis; building-code violations; construction defects; disregard for maintenance; improper installations; mold inspections/testing; non-permit work; product defects; and standards of care. I am familiar with all matters related to contracting: appliance installation, concrete, concrete inspections; door hanging, drainage, drywall, electrical, finish carpentry, flooring, framing, hardware, Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (H.V.A.C.), insulation, irrigation systems, lighting, painting, plumbing, roofing, siding, solid surface countertops, stucco, tile countertops, windows, and window covering. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Expert 55533 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as an Aeronautical / Mechanical Engineer specializing in fire physics, thermodynamics, combustion, and heat / mass transfer. My expertise includes: micro-gravity combustion; micro-combustion power generation; meso- and micro-scale combustion; self-heating, pyrolysis, and self-ignition of combustible materials; liquid fuel pool burning; smoldering and transition to flaming; ignition / fire propagation in solid and liquid fuels; wild-land fire propagation; and wild-land fire spotting through burning particles and embers. I have additional experience in explosions and accidental fires in vehicles, aircraft, commercial fires, wild land fire, residential / commercial buildings, and petro-chemical plants. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 348633 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in Fire Service and Fire Investigation. My areas of expertise include burns, fire behavior, fire suppression and elementary recognition of fire cause and origin. I have experience investigating various types of fires ranging from structure type to grass and brush, as well as accidental to incendiary. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 460691 - CA(N) CA(S) TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years experience in the field of Petroleum Geology with expertise in company formation and management. I have experience with earth movements, gas and oil exploration, oilfields, sandstone and diatomite zones, pollution, geology, basin studies, and land acquisition. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.