Intellectual Property Expert 530099 AL

Expertise Description

A former corporate and intellectual property lawyer, I graduated Harvard Law School and later earned a Master's in Industrial Design at Pratt Institute. I've spent over 20 years guiding innovation through strategic product development, and my background offers a unique understanding of the business side of creativity. Though I'm no longer an attorney, I advise on all aspects of the protection and monetization of intellectual property, from patents and trademarks to negotiating royalty and licensing agreements.

My work has been recognized with awards from The Industrial Designers Society of America, The Consumer Electronics Association, The Toy Manufacturer's Association, The Chicago Athenaeum and ID Magazine, has been profiled in the Wall Street Journal, and featured in books aimed at educating design students about the profession. I'm named inventor on over 45 US design and utility patents.

Materials Science Engineering Expert 315451 TX

Expertise Description

I have spent over 15 years in the fields of Materials Science and Engineering. I have an expertise in the preparation, characterization, analysis, and testing of metallic, polymeric, and ceramic materials, composites, and coatings. I have additional knowledge in failure investigations of high-temperature turbine components, piston engines, commercial products, electronic components, complex mechanical assemblies, and water distribution systems. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a materials science engineering expert witness for more than 15 years.

Medical Devices Expert 522635 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in the valuation, strategic analysis, forecasting, and technology assessment for early stage technologies and medical devices related to biologics, orthopedics, and resorbable materials. I have also spent more than 5 years as a medical device sales expert witness experience with consultations and depositions.

Pharmaceutical Expert 523372 PA

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in pharmaceuticals with expertise in biologic global commercialization, pricing, reimbursement and market access of pharmaceuticals. I have additional knowledge in risk assessments, business analyses, commercial strategies and plans regarding product launches, lifecycle management, in-licensing and acquisitions for specialty treatments in multiple therapeutic areas, such as rare diseases, neurology, oncology, neuroscience and kidney diseases. I have prior experience offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a pharmaceuticals expert witness.

HVAC Expert 501487 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have been focused in design services for over 35 years in the field of Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC). I have experience with forensic analysis of HVAC, plumbing, fire sprinkler, electrical, and process piping systems. I have also performed site inspections, tests, research, product analysis, cost estimation, and written reports. I have over 5 years of experience as an HVAC expert witness in California by offering deposition, courtroom testimony, and consultations.

Materials Engineering and Metallurgy Expert 511134 NJ

Expertise Description

My career has spanned over 25 years working with materials engineering, failure analysis and engineering investigations, including litigation support. My focus has been on metallurgy, property/structure relationships, stress conditions and corrosion of both ferrous and non-ferrous materials. I have expertise in the determination of root cause and problem resolution, and extensive experience designing and conducting field and laboratory testing. I have additional expertise in the areas of materials characterization, fractography, metallography and mechanical testing. I have worked to support a broad range of industries, including railroad, automotive, aviation, recreational equipment, pharmaceutical, petrochemical, pulp & paper, food services, power generation, construction, building systems, weldments, and light manufacturing. I have also spent 15 years as a materials engineering expert witness in Illinois by providing consultations and deposition.

Information Technology Sharepoint Expert Information Technology Expert NY

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of technology and management experience on building SharePoint development practice in the role of SharePoint, Architect, Technical Lead, Developer, and Project Manager. I have expertise in internet technologies, eCommerce, software, governance, technical design, automated workflow system development, collaboration, portals, e-business, interactive marketing systems, and enterprise project management. I have additional experience in designing and building virtual systems with VMware, Microsoft, or other technologies allowing for the creation, development and testing production systems for clients. These systems are complete environments containing virtual networks, virtual servers and virtual appliances (routers, switches, load balancers, firewalls, and intrusion detectors). The virtual environments allow for design validation and testing of high availability (elimination of single points of failure), automated failover (maintaining user session state and monitoring server state) system performance/capacity planning, information security, business continuity, and disaster recovery (backup/restore of files, server state). I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Cosmetics Development Expert 515940 NJ

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years in the field of Research and Development for Cosmetics with expertise in identifying and developing innovative biologically active raw materials leading to the formulation of successful skin care and topical dermatological over the counter products. My industry experience includes personal care products, chemicals, natural materials, and basic medical sciences. Currently, I provide consulting services to finished goods companies and ingredient suppliers, and I am also Chief Health and Beauty Science Advisor for a company where I do research and development related to designing product profiles and bio-activities profiles, and oversee clinical testing and technical writing. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Hospitality Expert 515337 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience within the Hospitality industry. My firm provides management advisory services and specializes in operations best practices, financial controls and reports, menu strategies and creation, management and employee development, safety and sanitation education, design and development of training materials, multi‐unit operations management. I also have experience in P&L analysis, forecasting and budget development, profit retention, kitchen layout, recipe development and costing, trouble shooting, project planning and systems development, risk management and inventory control, effective purchasing practices, vendor sourcing and negotiations, sales and product analysis, marketing strategies, and human resource management. I have prior expert witness experience.

Oil & Gas Equipment Expert 160956 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in design, manufacturing, and equipment engineering, with an emphasis on equipment used in oil and gas field servicing. My expertise includes: triplex / quintiplex pumps and pumping systems; jet, batch, and recirculating mixers; cement / sand bulk handling systems; coil tubing injectors; carbon dioxide / nitrogen equipment; equipment packaging on trucks, trailers, skids, barges, and offshore installations; engine, transmission, and various drive train systems for pumps, vehicles, and auxiliary equipment; hydraulic fracturing; cementing; acidizing; blenders; cooling system design for engine, transmission, pumps, and hydraulics; hydraulic applications; open and closed loop circuits; truck chassis and trailer design; Department of Transportation (D.O.T.), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A.), and environmental regulations; and wireline trucks. I have additional expertise in design, manufacturing, problem solving, improvement of existing equipment, fleet evaluation, equipment personnel training, and safety training. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Fire Investigation Expert 128387 PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Fire Scene Investigation with expertise in Mechanical Engineering, evidence inspection and examination, report preparation for investigations, electrical accident reconstruction, origin and cause of fire, forensic engineering and analysis of accidents, water damage events, and fires relating to a wide variety of incidents. I have prior expert witness experience.

Flooring Expert 403012 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the Flooring Industry. My expertise includes floors, commercial and residential applications, surface flooring, including carpet, vinyl, wood, tile, natural stone, laminates, and concrete, installation practices, installation materials, product familiarity, flooring sound insulation, floor coverings, granite, limestone, travertine, crema marfil, floor installations, hard surface materials, cost of repair, building codes, installation scope of work, moisture testing (relative humidity and calcium chloride), forensic diagnosis, sound testing, building envelope issues, and water proofing. I have prior expert witness experience.

Product Design Patent Expert 324662 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as a product designer, manufacturing executive, and consulting mechanical engineer. I have litigation experience with patent infringement, patent analysis, trade secrets, contract disputes, physical deconstruction and analysis; product liability; fraud; and class action. My expertise includes computers and disk drives; cryogenics and heat transfer; electrical equipment; electronics manufacturing; engineering and manufacturing management; fluid machinery; lasers and optics; machine design; metals, plastics, glass, and ceramics; mechanical engineering; medical and scientific instruments; and stress and vibration. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.