Building Envelope Expert Witness PA 534986

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the commercial and residential building enclosure industry. My expertise includes the design, testing, certification, inspection, and failure diagnostics of building enclosure products and systems. My employment experience includes working with firms specializing in window design, construction testing/certification and building science. I specialize in construction defect, failure analysis, peer reviews and failure investigations of window, curtain wall, skylights, masonry wall, EIFS, Stucco and roof systems. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for over 15 years as a building envelope expert witness.

Environmental Engineering Expert Witness Houston 96924

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in line management, project management and consulting and engineering serving the petroleum, petrochemical, chemical, natural gas, synthetic fuels, steel, manufacturing, secondary metals and transportation industries in the United States and abroad. I have significant technical expertise in conducting environmental audits and assessments related to property transfers, mergers and acquisitions, and refinancing. As part of these projects, I have considerable experience in Phase I environmental due diligence according to ASTM and EPA, Phase II site investigations, and negotiation of risk and liability between buyer and seller. I have also performed air and water quality studies, RCRA permitting, Superfund RI/FS, groundwater and soil remediation, and TSCA evaluations and remediation involving PCB contamination. Additionally, I have experience with the design and start-up of major pollution control facilities, environmental impact and baseline studies, and air and wastewater permitting.

I was active on a technical advisory committee that led to the formulation and rollout of the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS). I have also worked with both government and industry developing and reviewing various types of EMS’s. I have participated in internal and third party reviews of EMS’s and helped trained staff in the application of EMS principles. In a related activity, I have designed and implemented pollution prevention programs and trained staff to accomplish the same.

My design experience includes preparation of heat and material balances, PFD’s, P&ID’s, equipment specifications, plot plans and equipment layouts, and start-up and operating manuals; conduct of flow sheet, process safety and model reviews; review of vendor drawings; scheduling and cost estimating; field checkout of construction; and start-up and operation of facilities. Projects have included raw water treatment systems; physical, chemical and biological wastewater treatment systems; sludge dewatering and handling systems; solid, liquid and gaseous incinerators; boiler feed water treatment systems; cooling water treatment systems; and flares and other utility systems.

In addition to engineering design work, I have appeared as an environmental engineering expert witness on behalf of clients at public hearings, in deposition and in court.

Technology Project Failure Expert Witness 500868

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of international experience in program and project management, program and project delivery, and project and organization rescue and turn-around. This includes work in multiple technology sectors-Information Technology (IT), telecommunications, new product development (NPD), high -tech manufacturing, semiconductor manufacturing, factory automation, manufacturing automation, process automation, software development, SaaS applications, and strategic planning and implementation. I have held positions of Chief Operating Officer (COO), Chief Technical Office (CTO), IT Director, Program Manager, Project Manager, Solution Architect, and developer. My experience as a successful expert witness in a litigation case working for a retail chain (plaintiff) and a company acting as a Developer/System Integrator that was contracted to deliver a custom point of sale (POS), system. The focus of my activities has been project rescue and contract and statement of work negotiation.

Veterinary Medicine Expert Witness GA 526132

Expertise Description

With over 10 years experience in the field of veterinary medicine, I have a focus in animal welfare, standard of care and treatment of animals in shelters, and forensic investigations. My expertise includes general veterinary, animal welfare enforcement, animal abuse and cruelty, and veterinary forensics. I have spent more than a decade providing numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a veterinary medicine expert witness.

Psychiatry Expert Witness San Diego 532228

Expertise Description

I am a skilled and experienced psychiatry expert witness. With over 5 years in the field, my expertise includes correctional mental health, forensic psychiatry, clinical psychotherapy care, competency to stand trial, forensic evaluations for the mentally ill, and psychopharmacology. I have prior experience providing consultations and courtroom testimony as a psychiatry expert witness.

Architecture Expert Witness GA 531972

Expertise Description

I am a skilled architecture expert witness with more than 30 years in the industry. My expertise includes design review of building enclosure systems, overseeing the construction process related to the building envelope, construction estimates and budgetary oversight, forensic evaluation of existing building envelope failures, and preparing design documents for building facades and roof systems. I have provided consultations and deposition for over 5 years as an architecture expert witness.

Fire Cause & Origin Expert 391490 CA(N)

Expertise Description

With over a decade of experience in fire cause & origin investigations, I have an expertise in the evaluation of appliances for ignition and fire spread capability, fire initiation and growth studies, fire and computational fluid dynamic modeling, and evaluation of active and passive fire protection and fire suppression systems. I am experienced in material, ignition, and combustion studies as well as light and heavy rail car material fire performance and evaluation of passive fire protection systems for steel structures. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 10 years as a fire cause and origin investigations expert witness.

Forensic Construction Expert 528690 IL

Expertise Description

With over 25 years experience in forensic construction, I have an expertise in forensic investigations, geotechnical investigations, environmental site assessments, indoor air quality assessments, lead/asbestos/mold investigations and remediation projects, regulatory compliance, and stormwater compliance, as well as construction materials testing for residential, commercial, and industrial properties. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 25 years as a forensic construction expert witness.

Forensic Pathology Expert 522592 TX

Expertise Description

I am a Forensic Pathologist in Texas with over 15 years of experience. My expertise is the fields of anatomic, clinical, and forensic pathology, as well as medical examining and autopsies. I have provided clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a forensic pathologist expert witness.

Forensic Psychology Expert 525555 IL

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in Psychology with expertise in forensic (court ordered) evaluations, childhood disorders (e.g., ADHD, learning disabilities, bipolar, etc.), addictions, neuropsychological assessment, pre-employment evaluations, and school and attorney consultations. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 15 years as a forensic psychology expert witness.

Cell Phone & Cell Tower Forensics Expert 524339 AZ

Expertise Description

I have spent more than 20 years working in Law Enforcement. I have expertise in Cell Phone & Cell Tower Forensics using Cellebrite, Oxygen Forensics, SecureView, PassWare, D.A.R.T. Cell Tower Analysis, and extracting cell phone data and deleted data. I have prior experience providing my services as a cell phone expert witness.

Fingerprint Analysis Expert 524220 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a latent print examiner with expertise in analyzing, comparing and evaluating, and identifying latent finger and palm print evidence from crime scenes; in fingerprint detection with powders (regular, magnetic and fluorescents) and the application of chemical techniques for visualizing latent prints and other blood protein development stains for latent print visualization; and in the recovery of friction skin (i.e., finger, palms, soles) from decomposed, mummified, burned, and macerated bodies in death investigations. I have additional knowledge in computerized fingerprint identification systems, including The NEC Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems (AFIS); the Western Identification Network (WIN); the FBI Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (IAFIS); and, The Phoenix Group AFIX Tracker system (a localized AFIS system for tracking and searching latent prints). I am offering my services as a fingerprint analysis expert witness.

Structural Engineer Expert 524214 TN

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience as a structural engineer with expertise in the forensic analysis of damaged and deficient structures, pre-engineered metal building design and consulting, steel design, cold-formed steel design, masonry design, concrete retaining structures, concrete, wood design, aluminum, building code interpretation, forensic evaluations, structural inspections for the insurance industry, industrial design, foundation design for forge presses, metal buildings, and other foundation specific design work, structural analysis and rehabilitation of existing buildings including multi-wythe brick structures. I have spent over a decade providing my services as a structural engineering expert witness with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Neuropsychology Expert 518824 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in clinical psychology with expertise in neuropsychological assessments and forensic evaluations. My primary forensic experience has involved being the lead psychologist for a local county juvenile court. I have completed approximately 400 psychological and neurological evaluations. I have 20 years expert witness experience including consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Neuropsychology Expert 513015 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 5 years in Psychological Counseling with Board Certification as Psychologist Examiner and with Pediatric Neuropsychology. As a Neuropsychologist I conduct inpatient neuropsychological evaluations for patients presenting with acquired brain injury, and psychological evaluations and testing for patients presenting with depression, anxiety, and other psychological symptoms. I also screen and evaluate patients with stroke, brain injury, or memory impairments. I am part of an interdisciplinary team, which guides treatment planning, and provision of comprehensive rehabilitation with the goal of returning patients to school or work. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience.

Neuropsychology Expert 369799 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the field of Psychology with expertise in Forensic Neuropsychology. I have experience studying brain-behavior relationships including: neurofibromatosis, disorders of attention, executive functioning and impulse control. I have also studied and helped in the development of psychological and neuropsychological tests. An area of emphasis is my consulting experience with criminal cases in regard to the death penalty. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Property Appraisal Expert 353751 NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Property Appraisal and Valuation. My consulting assignments have included: vacant land, apartment buildings, retail buildings, shopping centers, office buildings, industrial buildings, religious and special purpose properties including schools, churches hotel/casinos, automobile dealerships, and residential subdivisions. I have additional experience with tax credit valuations, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac reports, and HUD MAP valuations and market studies. I have extensive litigation experience and have handled very complex assignments over the years. Many assignments entail special purpose properties such as hotels/casinos, right-of-way valuation, utility and transportation corridor valuation, data centers, air hangars, master-planned communities and many other property types. My business valuation experience gives me unique insight into valuation issues. My vast knowledge and experience coupled with a strong work ethic makes me an invaluable asset for expert witness testimony and litigation. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Psychologist Expert 150070 NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology. My expertise includes neuropsychological assessment of children, adults, and the elderly; brain damage; brain tumors; closed head injuries; behavioral neurology; neurological disability; concussions (sports related); medical evaluations; neuropsychological evaluations; criminal / forensic evaluations; detection of malingering / exaggeration of symptoms; competency to proceed to trial; and expert testimony on complex medical-legal cases. As a neuropsychiatrist, I have extensive training and experience in neuropsychological assessment and evaluation of effort and symptom validity. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Neuropsychiatry Expert 13130 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years experience in the field of Psychiatric and Legal Medicine with expertise in Neuropsychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry. As a neuropsychiatrist, I have experience with brain damage, brain injury rehabilitation, behavioral neurology; mental health, dementia evaluations, forensic evaluations, and legal medicine evaluations. I have additional experience with extended care, movement disorders, Post Traumatic Stress Disorders, and Veteran care. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Construction Expert 463127 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of General Contracting with expertise in practical solutions to building performance issues. I have experience with foundation repair, seismic retrofitting, testing and evaluation of fire and water damage. The scope of services I am typically asked to provide includes investigation, destructive testing, windows installation, repair recommendation development, construction procedures, cost estimation, and presentation of findings in cases of construction defects, building envelope defects, insurance coverage, bad faith, failure to disclose, fraud, and criminal negligence and project mismanagement. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Architecture Expert 461230 AR

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Architecture with expertise in Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, and Accessibility. I have experience with industrial buildings, earth retention, investigations on architectural evaluations of elevator failures; retaining wall failure building impact investigation; historic building fire damage renovation; new construction; office addition into existing metal building, wood, steal, and concrete; storage building addition to existing fire station, and architectural design, building evaluation, building assessment, production and management. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Neuropsychiatry Expert 419442 CO

Expertise Description

I have spent more than a decade in the field of psychiatry and neurology. As a neuropsychiatrist, my areas of expertise include mental health, neurotrama, social psychiatry, psychiatric epidemiology, traumatic brain injuries, cerebral imaging, behavioral neurology, behavioral neuropsychiatry, and neuroscience. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a neuropsychiatry expert witness for over 5 years.

Horticulturist Expert 324432 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a Professional Horticulturist, licensed Landscape Contractor, and certified Arborist experienced consulting on landscaping, horticulture, arboriculture, and site-work. My expertise includes ornamental horticulture, landscape management, landscape construction, landscape design, landscape drainage, landscape architecture, and contracting. I have prior expert witness experience.