Plastics Patent Expert Witness 513273

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years' consulting experience as a surface and advanced materials scientist with an emphasis in research, development, intellectual property, outreach, and training. I have worked with polymer, advanced materials, personal care products, and the pharmaceutical separations industries. My expertise includes strategic planning, patent enforcement, budgeting & control, international partnerships, due diligence, patent strategy, research & development, board presentations, patent & trademarks, technology start-ups, and business plans. I have provided solutions, technical direction and legal assistance in the fields of polymer and surface science addressing applications in consumer products, textiles, biomedical devices, and material testing. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for more than 10 years as a plastics patent expert witness.

Polymer Materials Expert Witness 529610

Expertise Description

I have worked with polymer materials for over 30 years. My areas of expertise include intellectual property assessment, drafting patents, nanocomposites, nano particle dispersions, pickering emulsions, inkjet and electronic inks, surface functionalization, colloid stability, surfactant science, wetting of surfaces, capillary flow, tribology, adhesion, surface energy, polymer materials, dispersions, emulsions, interfaces, surface characterization, and formulated products. I am offering my services as a polymer materials expert witness.

Forensic & Fire Investigation Expert Witness Washington 520245

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Forensic Investigation & Causation with expertise in chemical analysis of fire debris, scientific instrumentation, wet chemical, microscopy and spectroscopy, determining the causation of failures involving processes, consumer products, materials, and construction system failures. I have additional knowledge in determining the cause of failures of adhesives, coatings, concretes, plastics, metals (corrosion), wood, plaster, glass textiles, oils and other materials. I have also spent more than 25 years as a forensic chemist expert witness with consultations, courtroom testimony, and depositions.

Manufacturing And Patent Law 128486

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of extensive R&D, manufacturing, patent law, and worldwide government chemical compliance and management expertise in the chemical industry. I am nationally known in the UV and EB curable coatings fields. I have hands-on laboratory and R&D management experience in the commercialization of more than 50 new products for a broad range of industrial uses. I developed and implemented multimillion-dollar global patent programs, as well as a corporate worldwide MSDS and government compliance program. I have extensive knowledge of chemical and physical analytical test methods. My legal experience and services include case history review, site inspection, failure analysis, evaluation of opposing expert witness’ findings, developing / recommending / carrying out technical strategies, performing analytical tests to support planned strategy, provide written reports in convincing easy to understand language, attorney depositions, and court testimony. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Plastic Pipes Expert 56947 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years in industrial technology, specializing in plastics, silicones, adhesives, abrasives, composites, polymers, tapes, epoxies, and sealants, with experience in the aerospace, aircraft, automobile, marine, medical, and other general industries. My expertise includes: account management; contracts; failure analysis; industrial; vehicle; motorcycle; laboratory testing; inventory and distribution logistics; material qualifications; packaging; process development; patent protection, product development and management; quality assurance; training; and troubleshooting. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Wood Product 51143

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years of diversified research and development and plant management experience predominantly in the forest products industry with major international chemical and wood product organizations. My expertise includes biocides (pressure/non-pressure), fire retardants, formulation development, wood treatment processes, wood chemistry, standardized testing, basic research, wood adhesives, code and regulatory issues, building systems, distribution and transmission poles, utility poles, Copper Chrome Arsenate (CCA), quality control (SPC, TQM) with numerous publications, presentations and patents in these areas. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

51189

Expertise Description

Automotive glass consulting professional familiar with auto glass industry, business management practices, and technical aspects involving installation, glazing, repair, service, and/or replacement of windshields, windows, side / rear-view mirrors, and back sliders in all makes and models of cars, trucks, off-road equipment, farm machinery, and recreational vehicles. Certified in DOW, SIKA ARG products; NGA and AGC certified; Certified Auto Glass Technician since 1996; Member of Automotive Glass Replacement Safety Standards (AGRSS).

Industrial Cleaning 45080

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in industrial cleaning and manufacturing processes with expertise in biochemistry, clinical chemistry, analytical chemistry, process development, and failure analysis. My Areas of expertise include: high precision and general industrial cleaning; precision cleaning, critical and industrial applications; surface quality, surface preparation / cleaning; contamination control, cleanrooms and general industrial applications; product failure, failure analysis (including coatings and adhesion failure); catastrophic failure analysis, aerospace and biomedical; avoidance and correction of worker safety and environmental regulatory problems; and product and process development for suppliers of cleaning agents, cleaning equipment. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Flooring 42842

Expertise Description

I have many years of experience as a floor covering expert specializing in hardwoods with expertise in inspections, sales, installation, sanding and finishing, adhesives, as well as water damage restoration and drying. I also have considerable experience with the calcium chloride moisture testing for concrete slabs.

Paint Coatings 29293

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the paint and coatings industry. My expertise includes industrial coatings, trade sale and consumer paints, adhesives, chemical specialty products, resins, and polymers, including their developments, testing, and production. I also have experience in aerosols and spray products, hazardous chemicals, labels and warnings, and household chemicals. I have consulted on several cases involving slip and fall on painted surfaces and have experience with slip resistance. I am able to determine coefficient of friction measurements and can offer opinions on the appropriateness of various types of paint on concrete walking surfaces. I have additional expertise in paint and coating technology and am able to analyze floor coating for the presence or absence of various additives. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Wood Chemistry 28961

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience as an expert in Wood Chemistry, specializing in adhesive and wood properties. I am knowledgeable in identifying molds and fungi on wood and how they affect the strength of the wood, how they start, spread and affect adhesives or fastenings in the wood. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Antiques 24472

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in furniture, wood, and related fields. My areas of expertise include the authentication, antiques repair, veneer, restoration, wood repair, and conservation of pre-industrial American and European furniture. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Commercial Flooring 10902

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the field of Commercial Flooring Issues. My areas of expertise include current and future material degradation and projected replacement costs, installation standards, concrete additives, and moisture vapor, as well as all flooring material including wood, carpet, stone and ceramic, vinyl, etc. I also covers slip, trip and fall causation and have handled many bamboo flooring failures and wood flooring issues. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Dentistry 372403

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience in the field of Dentistry. My expertise includes dental products and medical devices, such as adhesives and cements, composites/Resins, dental malpractice, dental equipment, dental instruments, practice management, infection control, and marketing. I have experience with such dental services as patient consultation and treatment, including fillings, crowns and bridges, oral surgery, root canal therapy, teeth whitening, dental veneers, and braces.

Wood 26489

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Wood Finishing and Woodworking with expertise in adhesive, tools, and equipment for woodworking. I have additional experience with finishing, finishing repair, antiques repair, high tech and traditional wood coatings, restoration and wood repair, antique furniture, wood instrument design and restoration, including guitars, and I am familiar with guitar counterfeits.

Photonics Intellectual Property 399327

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in the field of Photonics. I have extensive research, development, and management experience, including the generation of intellectual property, new product introduction, and problem diagnosis. My experience includes photonics / fiber optic / telecommunication technology, integrated photonics, energy-efficient building design and technology, polymers, adhesives, fabrication of prototypes, laser chemical vapor deposition, and light-emitting diode (LED) and light-emitting diodes (LEDs) technology.

Product Liability Chemistry Expert 346304

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Chemistry, Contamination, and Product Liability. My expertise includes plastics and plastic products application; rubber and rubber products application; pipe systems(copper and plastic); coatings; sealants; sealant failures; adhesives; construction products / defects; chemistry-related issues; environmental issues; and urethane rubber and foams. I have prior expert witness experience.