Expertise DescriptionI have over 20 years experience serving as a U.S. Coastal Guard Officer involved in commercial vessel regulations, inspections, and accident investigations with expertise in Coast Guard laws, regulation, and policy. I have experience with Independent Marine surveying and Legal Liability. I have more than 10 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes Commercial vessel crew injury cases involving regulatory violations; Commercial vessel liability cases involving regulatory violations; Coast Guard regulatory violation cases; Recreational vessel liability cases involving regulatory violations; Recreational vessel injury cases involving regulatory violations; Recreational vessel accidents.
My consulting services include Initial Inspection of vessels for Coast Guard certification; Regulatory Liaison for Coast Guard Inspected vessels.
|B.S.||Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering||U.S. Coast Guard Academy|
|Retired Coast Guard Marine Inspector|
|Retired Coast Guard Marine Investigator|
|Accredited Marine Surveyor|
Awards & Affiliation
Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors (SAMS)
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases