Expert 524673 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in the Furniture Industry with expertise in furniture law & regulations, quality control and compliance. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations and depositions.

Expert 460171 - FL

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in all areas of the furniture industry including marketing, product design and development, new product launch, catalogs and price lists, costing, domestic and overseas sourcing, private label manufacturing, purchasing, supplier negotiations, sales, customer service, trade shows, and fabric programs. I have visited and/or evaluated over 100 furniture factories and component suppliers located throughout the U.S., Canada, Italy, Spain, Eastern Europe. I have spent over 15 years as a furniture industry expert witness and have provided numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 520783 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have been working for over 35 years in the field of Appraisal and Auctioneering with a particular focus in machinery and equipment, inventory, furniture, fixtures and equipment valuations, equipment brokerages and auction services for machinery and equipment. I have also spent more than 25 years as an equipment appraisal expert witness in Southern California and have offered such services as courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition for numerous clients.

Expert 46367 - CA(N) CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 40 years experience as an interior design professional and educator, including all fields of interior design and decoration services for private residences, showcase homes, executive offices, judicial offices, law firms, and commercial display areas. My expertise includes: marketing; budgeting / estimating; standards and practices: project management; interior architectural detailing; architectural assessment; construction consultation; space planning; layout; materials; lighting; fixtures; art; and flooring. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 51934 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in mechanical engineering for product failure analysis, personal injury analysis, property loss, accident reconstruction, accident causation, equipment evaluation, systems evaluation, construction accidents, general industry accidents, project evaluation, and safety and maintenance procedures. I specialize in residential heating and cooling including: decorative fireplaces, space heaters, wood burning fireplaces, wall furnaces, forced-air furnaces, log lighters, air conditioners, and dehumidifiers. I have additional experience in residential ranges, water heaters, gas or wood-burning appliances, and barbeques, and commercial hot plates, water heaters and boilers, deep fat fryers, catering truck fryers, commercial ranges, and commercial quick disconnects for gas lines. My experience with consulting work includes: construction accidents; falls, including slips and trips; furniture defects; residential, commercial, and industrial appliances; printing presses; lawn and garden tools; woodworking equipment; power saws; hand tools; lifting equipment; elevators, escalators; scaffolds, ladders; and recreational equipment defects and failure. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 45389 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience as an Accredited Senior Appraiser in automotive, as well as personal property appraisal including evaluation of general residential contents following damage resulting from mold, water, or fire.

Expert 40925 - CT IL MA NY PA VT

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in wood and materials science, product design and liability, structural analysis, fracture mechanics, and mechanical engineering. I have extensive experience with ladders, scaffolding, furniture, pilings, trusses, and wood structural problems. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 40889 - CO

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in jewelry appraisal, appraisal of antiques, collectables, art, decorative arts, residential contents, American, Oriental, European Furniture, china, sterling, jewelry, taxidermy, firearms and militaria, tools, livestock, Americana, motorcycles, boats, equipment, machinery, oriental rugs, automobiles, wine, and collectables. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 24472 - CA(S)

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.

Expert 8860 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as an appraiser. My appraising expertise includes: antiques, residential contents, as well as fine and decorative arts for collectors, museums, businesses, accountants, attorneys, insurance, municipalities, and individuals. I have experience with wood identification and dating, review of appraisals, documentation of fraud, cataloging of collections, inventory and condition reports, damage and loss claims, diminution of value, acquisitions and divestments, estate planning, tax and probate, charitable contributions, and dissolution of marriage / division of property. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 8803 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in metallurgical and materials engineering. I have experience offering in-house analytical services related to characterization of advanced metallic, nonmetallic, ceramic, and composite materials, including metals, rubber, fiberglass, ceramics, and plastics. My areas of expertise include: product liability, personal injury, and patent infringement cases, as well as, failure analysis involving: general corrosion, wear, and mechanical issues; surface characteristics; product development and design; automotive failures (axles, springs, tires, engine components), welds, plumbing / piping, medical devices, chairs / furniture, industrial hardware and machines, construction defects, bicycle accidents, paint analysis, gas and propane explosions and fires, and food contamination issues. I have 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 351608 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience specializing in Design, Architecture, Interiors, Lighting Design, Product Design, Business Development, Commercial Architecture, and Engineering. My areas of expertise include new construction, renovation, improvements, and planning for commercial, institutional, recreational and residential projects. I have also designed products, marketing and promotional materials, and product catalogs for various clients. I have additional experience with all phases and aspects of architecture and design projects including master planning, programming, feasibility analysis, schematic and design development, furniture and accessories design, construction documentation, bidding and negotiating, and construction administration.

Expert 461131 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years in the field of woodworking journalism with expertise in workshop design, hand tools, power tools, safety issues, furniture design, fine woodworking product evaluations procedures, training and photography of woodwork. I have additional experience with do-it-yourself topics, portfolio photography, and dust control. I have over 20 years expert witness experience.

Expert 26489 - WA

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.

Expert 319122 - NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Human Factors and Industrial Design. My extensive experience includes industrial ergonomics, ergonomic assessment, designing numerous high profile projects nationally and internationally for government agencies, major corporations, consulting firms, and as head of own consultancies. My expertise further includes Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), design and ergonomics of consumer products, furniture, packaging, and retail display design. I have over 20 years experience witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 354900 - AZ CA(N) CA(S) NV OR UT

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience in the area of appraiser as a firm owner and manager for major financial accounts and imports and exports. My appraisals include research for individuals, government agencies, attorneys, insurance companies, and management firms with extensive experience in the entertainment industry. As an insurance appraiser, I have performed estate, probate, claims and loss damages, and auction market appraisals. I specialize in the appraisal of 17th to 20th century furniture and decorative arts. My consultations also include appraisal clinics for highly reputable institutions. I have prior expert witness experience.