Industrial Hygiene Expert 513008 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience as an industrial hygienist. My expertise includes providing industrial hygiene and occupational safety services to both domestic and international clients in a variety of industries including manufacturing, aerospace, construction, building management, insurance, legal, environmental engineering, and utilities. I am experienced in surveys designed to identify employee exposure potentials to chemical substances such as fibrous and nuisance dusts, volatile organic compounds, inorganic acids, aldehydes, lead and other metals, carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide, bioaerosols (bacteria and fungi) and allergens; as well as physical agents such as noise, air temperature and relative humidity, ionizing and non-ionizing radiation, vibration, and illumination. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 10 years as an industrial hygiene expert witness.

Natural Chemical Products Expert 512983 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Chemistry and Biochemistry with expertise in new synthetic methodology for the assembly of natural chemical products. My research has focused on new methods of synthesis for complex members of alkaloids, collaboration between synthetic and natural molecular structures, and chemical manipulation. I am highly knowledgeable regarding organic chemistry, heterocyclic compounds, organimetallics, and other bioactive products.

Synthetic Organic Chemistry Expert 512523 AL

Expertise Description

I began my career in experimental synthetic organic chemistry over 25 years ago. My experiences included new product research and development, process development, writing reports, SOP’s, as well as being co-author for several patents for novel products for DNA and PNA (peptide nucleic acid) chemistry. I have experience in support of new product research and development in the area of automated synthetic DNA chemistry as well as DNA sequencing. I helped set up a chemical synthesis laboratory with expertise in the synthesis of specifically modified DNA representing known DNA damage from environmental sources such as carcinogens, UV irradiation and oxidative damage. I have been involved in the synthesis of over 1000 novel, rare and expensive organic compounds for use in environmental health and medical research. As the labs expertise grew, we expanded our synthesis services to include other small organic compounds, enzyme activators, inhibitors, bioconjugates, modified peptides and proteins, biomarkers and metabolites of exposures, new therapeutic compounds, research tools, imaging agents, drug conjugates for delivery, and many other areas of organic chemical synthesis. I have been hired as a consultant for the setup of other similar type synthesis labs at other medical institutions modeled after the original lab, and as a consultant on many synthesis projects both in academia and industry.

Organic Chemistry Expert 512384 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in the field of Organic Chemistry with over 30 years in research and development. My specialties include Intellectual Property (IP) in regards to Chemistry. I have experience providing international patent preparation and prosecution services for corporate clients. I have prepared writing infringement, right-to-use, and patentability opinions, as well as performed prior art searches. I have done research and have written reports on chemical issues.

Chemical Industry Expert 511889 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience as a Chemist with expertise in industrial chemical consulting. My business specializes in surfactants, surface treatments, and cleaners of all types: new formulations, analysis and reformulations, modifications of current formulations, troubleshooting, and recommendations for cleaning. Our experience includes HI&I, personal care products, metal treatments, and specialty industrial cleaners of all types. My expert witness experience includes forensics, incident reconstructions, foreign material identification in foods, specialty chemical analysis, chemical microscopy, product testing and development, laboratory operations and practice, trace evidence identification, and microphotography. I have over 25 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Pollution Expert 141378 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience specializing in laboratories and environmental chemistry. My expertise includes: environmental analytical chemistry and biochemistry, hazardous waste management, risk assessments, site audits, health and safety management programs, process chemistry, environmental toxicology, and the interaction of agricultural and industrial chemicals with concerns for public health. I have extensive experience in the calibration, operation, and data reduction of all analytical instrumentation employed by environmental analytical laboratories. I have prior expert witness experience.

Paint Coatings Expert 29293 IL

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.

Nephrology Toxicology Internal Medicine Expert 28200 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in internal medicine, toxicology, medical toxicology, occupational medicine, alcohol, drugs, and nephrology, with a specialization in toxicology. I have testified in the California State Senate and the United States Senate on toxic groundwater contamination. I specialize in the toxicological and internal medicine aspects of injury in the workplace, product liability, personal injury, standard of care. I have more than 30 years experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Healthcare Law Expert 318986 MI

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the fields of Medicine, Health Law, Industrial Hygiene, and Biomedical Engineering with expertise in Internal Medicine, Occupational Medicine, and Public Health and General Preventive Medicine. I have experience with medical practices, biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental toxicology, and the practice of toxic tort law as well as the practice of health care law in the representation of physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals. I have additional knowledge of licensure and peer review issues; contract review and negotiation; Stark Amendments; Sherman and Clayton Anti-trust Acts; new medical technology assessment; co-counsel activities in medical malpractice defense; and the determination of causation of disease in relation to claimed physical forces and energy.