Commercial Trucking Expert 530102 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in commercial driving with expertise in Class A & B vehicles, flat bed doubles, forklifts & loaders, and hazardous waste transport. I have additional experience as a commercial driving instructor and have established commercial driver training and safety programs. I have spent more than 25 years offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a commercial trucking expert witness.

Underground Utilities Expert 518082 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have owned and been employed by numerous companies for over 20 years in the business of providing underground construction for the placement of underground utilities and pipelines. My companies have served in both Prime Contractor and Subcontractor capacities. My expertise includes working with Underground Construction, Fiber Conduit Placement, Trenchless Construction, and Horizontal Directional Drilling. I have been providing expert witness services for more than 5 years.

Accident Reconstruction Expert 29835 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley, an MS in Engineering Mechanics from Illinois Institute of Technology and a BS in Civil Engineering from Cooper Union.  I am also licensed as a Safety Engineer by the State of California.  I have more than 25 years experience in Accident Reconstruction and Safety (including human factors) for litigation as well as prior industrial experience.  Applications include: Vehicular collisions (all types including pedestrians, bicycles, etc) and occupant biomechanics; Vehicular component failures; Pedestrian accidents (Slip, trip, stairs, ramps, sidewalks, coefficient of friction); Premises liability (Building codes, lighting, glass, screens, manual and electronic gates); Industrial & Construction Accidents (ladders, scaffolds, machine guarding, forklifts, construction vehicles, conveyors, lifts, hoists, mechanical fasteners); Products liability (industrial and consumer); Criminal cases requiring expertise in the physical sciences.  I have extensive expert testimony experience in trials, arbitrations, depositions and hearings.  My plaintiff-to-defendant retention ratio is approximately 50:50.

Heavy Equipment Expert 13010 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic and Job Site Equipment Management in the Heavy Earth Moving Industry. My expertise includes Wrongful Death Accidents, Pavers, Equipment Failure Analysis, Reconstruction of Catastrophic Failures, Equipment Appraisals and Inspections for Insurance Carriers, Banks, and Financial Institutions. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.