Real Estate Expert Witness TX 530688

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in real estate with a focus on real estate marketing and sales, auctioneering, brokerage, and the disposition or acquisition of various types of business equipment, machinery, fixtures and other types of personal property, as well as disposition of intellectual property. I have additional knowledge in all types of property owners, public agencies, banks, financial institutions, bankruptcy trustees, receivers, and brokers. I have prior experience offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a real estate expert witness.

Automotive Industry Expert Witness 525110

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years public accounting experience in real estate and management advisory fields, specializing in the automotive industry. I am an expert with respect to automotive dealership operations. I am very familiar with the inner workings of a dealership having owned several dealerships and consulted with hundreds more over my long career. I presently work with around 75 dealership franchises. I understand how the Sales and Service and Parts Departments run and how they interact to create a successfully operating dealership. On a regular basis I consult at several dealerships with respect to operational improvements. I have hands-on experience with respect to identifying a problem, implementing a solution and monitoring the results to ensure the solution is implemented. I have spent over 20 years as an automotive industry expert witness by providing deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Mergers And Acquisitions 322405

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years in Corporate Finance, and I am Co-Founder and Managing Director of a strategic advisory firm focused on small and medium enterprises. My firm has represented clients from various industries, and I have successfully implemented multiple aspects of financial management efforts, including: financing, financial reporting, benchmarking, treasury functions, risk management, internal controls, and accounting and tax planning. My core competencies include: business valuation, financial reporting and planning, mergers and acquisitions, as well as divestitures, debt and equity financing and capital raising, board and investor relations, corporate finance, securities valuation, financial modeling and analysis, and risk management. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Finance And Accounting 319219

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in finance and accounting. My experience includes sourcing, manufacturing, distribution, and retail of consumer products including apparel, footwear, housewares, hardware, and appliances. My key strengths include: international business; performance measures; mergers and acquisitions; public and private financing; investor relations; warehousing distribution; management information systems; and strategic planning. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Franchise Expert 56431

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years specializing in franchise management. My expertise includes: custom and practice in the franchise industry; standards of care; franchise disclosure documents; franchise agreements; license agreements; franchise liability; franchise operations manuals; franchise training programs; franchise operations; franchise marketing funds; field support programs, owning and operating a franchise; trademarks; and copyrights and intellectual property in franchising. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Real Estate Appraisal 166004

Expertise Description

I have 20 years experience as a Certified Real Estate Appraiser (C.R.E.A.). My expertise includes the appraisal of homes (large custom homes to one bedroom condos) and income producing properties (commercial and industrial), as well as agricultural properties, special purpose properties, and apartments. I am also experienced in eminent domain, consultation, feasibility, and highest and best use studies. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Certified Public Acccountant 128664

Expertise Description

I have 55 years experience in practice focusing on litigation services, as well as federal tax services and practice management consulting for professional firms. I have more than 40 years of experience as a practicing public accounting. My expertise includes forensic investigations, lost profits issues, accounting and legal malpractice matters involving federal taxation and GAAP issues; estate and probate matters; alter ego matters; accounting records and financial statement reconstructions; claims of fraud on business transactions; insurance agency and agent errors and omissions matters; construction claims; hospitality industry matters; bankruptcy matters; C.P.A. and C.F.E. professional standards of care matters; and other types of disputes requiring long-time business and financial expertise. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Forensic Accounting 57976

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years specializing in Forensic Accounting, with an emphasis on measurement of financial damages related to business interruption, business valuation, commercial litigation, construction claims, delays and defects, consequential damages, contractual disputes, economic damages, first party property claims, fraud and fidelity losses, insurance claims, intellectual property, inventory losses, marital dissolution or divorce, loss of earnings, loss of income or profits, partnership disputes, personal injury, product liability, property damage, shareholder derivative actions, shareholder disputes, subrogation, third party liability claims, unfair business practices, wrongful death and wrongful termination. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Business Valuation Accounting 97485

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in accounting specializing in business and personal property valuation, forensic accounting, and economic loss calculations. My expertise includes: accounting records review / analysis; accounting records reconstruction; business valuations; claims reviews; determination of fair market value; fraud inquiries; lost profits calculations; and supervision of internal controls. I have additional expertise in representation to the Internal Revenue Service (I.R.S.). I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Business Valuation 33571

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.

Business Management 51253

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in business-related issues, including management; marketing strategy; product development; new product program development and implementation; intellectual property; and sales distribution networks. I also have experience in business-to-business marketing; business statistics; market research; product distribution; franchising; distributor management; distributor and dealer evaluation; new product pricing and entry strategy; existing business revitalization; and independent sales options. My expertise includes economic loss, distribution issues, marketing research, trade secrets, trademarks, patents, and copyrights. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Business Broker 33809

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of business brokers with expertise in the listing, sale, and brokerage of small business, small business sales, and business opportunities. I have experience with procuring and structuring business brokerage franchisees, and I have handled a wide variety of transactions across a range of industries and business types. I have prior expert witness experience.

Forensic Accounting 12396

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Financial Investigation and Accounting. I advise nonprofit organizations and businesses with clients ranging from small to medium sized privately held companies with revenues up to $100 million. My services consist of professional accounting in such areas as auditing and income tax preparation. My consultations include the evaluation of acquisition, reorganization, and investment opportunities. My expertise includes areas of investigative accounting, such as fraud, embezzlement, shareholder and partnership disputes, and complex tax litigation. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Insurance Claims 501874

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years industry experience in claims management for personal, commercial, and specialty lines of business. I have extensive change management experience associated with mergers, acquisitions, sale of businesses, growth of new business and runoff business. I also have demonstrated success in the claims technical area with the development and implementation of best practices including the use of technology to support best practices; consistent and adequate case file reserving; process improvement; litigation management; file quality and claims payment accuracy; expense management; and, staff development. I have prior expert witness experience.

Marketing 500440

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in the fields of Entrepreneurship and Marketing with expertise in startup ventures, criminal business enterprises, innovation, technology startups, franchising, business consulting, angel investing, and venture capital. On the marketing side, I have experience in, false advertising, branding, social media, competitive intelligence, forensic marketing, marketing research, statistics, industry analysis, and branding. I have knowledge of startups, bad business ventures, criminal business enterprises, business fraud, business interruptions, false product claims, false advertising, branding, social media crime, bad marketing practices, business-to-business marketing, competitive intelligence, forensic marketing, marketing research, statistics, industry analysis, and branding. I have prior expert witness experience.

Escrow 395393

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in Escrow and Sales. I have experience with top tier sales, major client accounts, escrow and title support units, escrow closing, operational workflow, reverse mortgage, account managing, origination mortgage post closing issues, unrecorded deed correction, and affordable housing building and development.

Business Marketing 426696

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience with Strategic Marketing, Business Development, Management, and Engineering. I have experience with account, channel & product management, business plan creation, development & execution, technical knowledge, new product development and new product introduction, funding expertise with start-ups, Pre-IPO, Post IPO and later stage companies, high impact marketing/sales strategy development and execution, strategic business development and merger & acquisition evaluation, and contract development & negotiations.

Telecommunications 437685

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Telecommunications with expertise in product development, global marketing, business development, global sales, operations, PR, and administration and finance of a SIP-based global Voice-over-IP service provider. I have knowledge in computer telephony, computer telephony database, electrical engineering, voice-over-IP (VoIP), VoIP Protocols, Internet Protocol (IP), Session Initiation Protocol (SIP), H.323, Unified Communications, Unified Messaging, Voice Mail, Private Branch Exchange (PBX), Interactive Voice Response (IVR), IP- PBX, IP-Centrex, Central Office, Caller Identification, Call Center, Telephone Systems, SS7, Soft Switch, Soft Phone, Soft PBX, Web Phone, Email Systems, Email Protocols, Instant Messaging, Cellular Networks, Smartphones, networking protocols, and computer networking. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Real Estate Appraisal 43231

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a real appraiser of vacant and improved residential, commercial, industrial and agricultural real property, as well as special use properties including office buildings, hotels, motels, industrial complexes, shopping centers, restaurants, apartments, schools, parks, dams, reservoirs and flood control channels. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Escrow Procedures 49136

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years experience in real estate and bulk sale escrow practices and procedures. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Garment Fashion Industry 365046

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of experience in the Garment industry. My expertise includes fashion design, factory production, domestic and offshore, operations, international production, textiles technology, importing, costing, product development, retail / sales, visual merchandising, and production strategy. My consultations consisted of sourcing and manufacturing logistics. I also have experience in apparel production and quality assessment. I have prior expert witness experience.

Apparel Fashion And Garment 161185

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in the Fashion/Apparel/Textile Industry, as a retailer, manufacturer, key executive, consultant and college instructor. My expertise consists of many areas of business related to apparel manufacturing, such as entrepreneurship, marketing, advertising and sales, purchasing and inventory control, total quality management, international production, and production planning. In the past I have owned my own clothing manufacturing company, producing clothing globally as well as in the USA and shipping to major retailers. Currently I own an Apparel Business Consulting company providing business consulting to Fashion Industry clients and Expert Witness Consulting to attorneys involved in litigation of apparel/clothing/fashion/textile industry issues as well as Copyright, Trademark and Trade dress issues. I continue to teach at Fashion institute of Design and Merchandising where I have been a part-time member of the faculty for 30+ years. I also specialize in financial development, customer service, warehousing, distribution, and domestic and international manufacturing and sourcing. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.