Expert 519648 - 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 45 years of continuous experience in the automotive industry. I have worked for a car manufacturer, an electronic systems and device supplier, and have consulted for the last fifteen years as an independent automotive electronics consultant working with automotive electronics suppliers of many types. I have worked in the industry areas of R&D, applied engineering, development, product engineering, manufacturing engineering, product line management, and business line direction. My entire career has been focused on the development and design of components, subsystems, and systems for use in the automotive industry. I began doing a small amount of expert witness work in 2005, but most of my expert work has taken place since 2013. I have worked on seventeen expert cases, all dealing with automotive technology. Most of these cases have involved work for the defendant, but we have also worked for the plaintiff on some cases. I have spent over 10 years as an automotive engineer expert witness and have experience in drafting declarations, reports, doing prior art investigations, deposition, and court testimony. We have worked on IPRs, District Court cases, and class action filings. While a majority of our cases involve only one client and law firm, we do have experience working with multiple (two to four) clients and their individual law firms on a single case.

Expert 523698 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years' experience as a motorcycle technician with expertise in high-performance engine building/disassembly, inspection, and cleaning, internal combustion systems; road, track, and off-road vehicles’ suspension systems, tuning, fuel injection systems and fuel mapping software; general repair, tune-ups, oil changes, valve adjustments, tire changes, carburetor tuning, suspension tuning and rebuilding, parts research and cross-referencing; and road racing and motocross racing experience.

Expert 517924 - 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 worked for over 15 years in the Automotive Repair Industry. My expertise lies in working with factory engineering representatives on problem vehicles, all aspects of service and repair on all automotive systems, Automotive Dealership Operations, diagnosing and repairing problem vehicles, and the maintenance and repair of new and customer owned vehicles.

Expert 523676 - NJ

Expertise Description

With more than 45 years experience in the Transit Industry, I have an expertise in the operation, maintenance, and repair of public and private sector fleets – trucking equipment (yellow iron) and automotive (light and heavy duty); implementing sustainable, cost-saving management strategies for vehicle fleets & the Construction Industry in the design build of their facilities & alternate fuel upgrades. I have spent over 25 years providing courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition as a transit industry expert witness.

Expert 515720

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in the automotive industry. Currently I am consulting with regard to regulatory compliance and I do vehicle inspections. I have previous experience doing smog checks, and investigations of automotive repair fraud with surveillance and covert undercover sting operations. I also have experience with the investigation of complaints of insurance fraud. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Expert 505745 - 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 35 years in the Automotive industry with expertise in sales, marketing, manufacturer relationships, and dealer network strategy consultation. I specialize in working with dealers and manufacturers on marketing, sales, network, facilities, arbitration, and mediation issues. My clients include retail automobile dealers, investment banking firms, and law firms to which I provided consulting and expert witness testimony. The combination of over three decades of wholesale experience and my consulting practice provide me with an extensive working knowledge of the automotive sector. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Expert 503167 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the Tire industry with expertise in the wholesale and retail of tires. I have experience and knowledge of tire and wheel construction, tire installation and repair, effects of aging and low inflation pressure, tire pressure monitoring systems, wheel torque, tread patterns, and tire nomenclature. I have sold, repaired, and adjusted hundreds of makes of tires on most models of cars and light trucks including, motor homes, box trucks, off-road vehicles, heavy equipment and commercial light trucks. I have analyzed hundreds of tire failures to determine possible manufacturer defects, road hazard or customer misuse. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 459898 - AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience the field of Automotive Service and Repair with expertise as a Master Automobile Technician. I have experience with collision damage repair and paint refinishing, vehicle appraisal, mechanical breakdown, car failure, determination of cause of failure, lead returns, used care buyers inspections, condition reports, case and diminished value appraisals, and used vehicle inspection. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 325397 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the automotive industry. I started in sales then moved into sales management, automotive sales, finance management, used car management, sales & management training, dealership operation consultation, expert witnessing and, most recently, mediation. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 173222 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the Trucking Repair Industry. I was a mechanic of a worldwide Hazmat producer and transporter for 2 years and Shop Foreman for 10. I am a heavy-duty truck and trailer mechanic who can troubleshoot, inspect and repair all aspects of truck and trailer systems, and engine management. I am also well adept at Cryogenic, HAZMAT, CO2 and L.N.G. plumbing and pumping repair, as well as Dot and Bit inspections. I have over 20 certificates of training in the repair of class 6 and class 8 vehicles. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 97490 - CA(N) NV

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the vehicle rental industry and negligent entrustment. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 127972 - KY

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in engineering, manufacturing, and management, specializing in forensic engineering and accident reconstruction. My expertise includes: lifts, hoists, jacks, cranes, industrial machines, hydraulic equipment, tools, material handling, fork lifts, aerial work platforms, loaders, automotive lifts, and scissor lifts. I have additional expertise in product safety, product failures, product liability, testing, compliance with standards (American National Standards Institute (A.N.S.I.) and International Organization for Standardization (I.S.O.)), and compliance with regulations (Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A.), Environmental Protection Agency (E.P.A.), and Department of Transportation (D.O.T.)), and adequacy of warnings, instructions, and labels. My experience includes the development of explanatory exhibits and the preparation of evidence for trial. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 33571 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as an economist concentrating on diminution of value; business valuation; business interruption; intellectual property; and breach of contract. My expertise includes all sectors of the economy, including agriculture, construction, manufacturing, retail, service, transportation, and wholesale. My additional experience includes real estate, banking, cosmetics, clothing, entertainment, vehicle repair, and technology, as well as, employment, medical malpractice, personal injury, and wrongful death. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 51189 - WI

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).

Expert 12553 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in automotive issues. I have conducted vehicle and forensic inspections in the following areas: mechanical, vehicle fire cause and origin, engine and component failure analysis, accident reconstruction (mechanical), Lemon law investigations, subrogation issues and reports, body shop/service department fraud investigations, parts inspections and identification, product failure analysis, design defect analysis and damage appraisal. My other areas of expertise include engine and powertrain, service and anti-lock brake systems (air and hydraulic), advanced electronics and computer systems, supplemental restraint systems, automotive safety systems, automotive and heavy truck body and frame, tires, and handicapped controls/assistive devices. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 33497 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in accident reconstruction, automotive repair fraud, materials handling science, machinery and accidents involving motorcycles, ATVs, automobiles, trucks, busses, RVs, heavy equipment (tractors, farm machinery, bulldozers, etc.), towing, tire-related, marine, scooters, bicycles and skiing, as well as, education issues. I have experience with cases involving cars, trucks, buses, motor homes, motorcycles, trailers, bicycles, scooters, boats, ships, personal watercraft, ATV & tire failure analysis, fires, heavy equipment, race track design and safety, tools and equipment design and safety, and engineering management issues. My expertise also includes auto part counterfeit detection as well as aircraft, marine, engine, engine part counterfeit, and general manufacturing parts counterfeits. I have additional expertise in hybrid propulsion systems in cars, trucks, boats, yachts, ships, buses, and trains, as well as comprehensive experience in IP litigation for a major car company. I have over 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 13094 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in the automotive industry. My areas of expertise include fire and causation, theft recovery, immobilize circumvention, engine failures, brake failures, steering issues, airbag deployment, ignition lock and door lock circumvention, go-cart accidents, large diesel rigs, RV campers, motor homes, trailers, hitches, trailer hydraulic surge brakes, electric brakes, ABS brake failure, side impact air bag deployment, computer fraud, and vehicle theft fraud. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 9204 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience as an automobile appraiser. My experience includes serving as president / owner / manager of an appraisal service specializing in automobile appraisal, actual cash value and damage arbitration, repair estimating, and total loss evaluating for the insurance industry relating to automobiles, trucks, recreational vehicles and heavy equipment. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 384908 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years as a Safety Consultant in Accident Analysis/Reconstruction. My areas of expertise in regard to Accident Reconstruction include Automobile and Light Trucks, Motorcycles and Bicycles, Pedestrian/Vehicle Collisions, Computer Simulation of Accidents, and Human Factors in Accident Causation. My areas of expertise in regard to Accident Analysis include Vehicle Damage Documentation, Interpreting Motion and Paint Damage, Accident Site Documentation, Restraint Systems Evaluation, and Vehicle Lamp Analysis.

Expert 321290 - FL GA NC OH

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Engineering, specializing in land transportation. I perform analysis of automotive, truck, motorcycle, and mechanical systems. My consultations further include investigation, documentation, and analysis of vehicle incidents, pipe systems, tire failures, vehicle accidents / crashes, vehicle fires, and mechanical failures to determine causation. My services consist of vehicle maintenance / repair, machine guarding, and rechargeable cell manufacture / design. I also have experience with assembly-line machinery, energy usage database production / management, HVAC systems, and environmental site / hazardous waste site remediation. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.