Ballistics Firearms Expert 47927 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in ballistics and firearms identification with experience comprising all aspects of firearms examining, as well as handling and firing many different types of firearms and as a competitive shooter in revolver, pistol and shotgun. My expertise includes the identification of expended bullets, cartridge cases and other components to a specific firearm; identification of ammunition as to caliber and type; collection and preservation of firearms evidence from crime scenes; serial number restoration; distance and trajectory determination; and analysis of gunshot residue on clothing. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: attempted murder, murder, and assault with a firearm.

Professional Experiences



Licenses Certifications

California Peace Officers Standards and Training – Advanced Certificate
NRA Master Classification u2013 Revolver and Semi-Auto Pistol

Awards & Affiliation

NRA Distinguished Police Revolver and Pistol

Primary Affiliation

Association of Firearms and Tool Mark Examiners (AFTE)

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases