Fine Art Appraisal Expert Witness 532332

Expertise Description

I am an experienced and highly skilled fine art appraisal expert witness with more than 30 years in the field. My expertise is in all appraisal reports issued for use in litigation support, forensic appraisals, insurance scheduling, damage loss claims, charitable contributions, estate tax, estate planning, matrimonial, resale, liquidation & collateral purposes of art, antiques, decorative arts, wine, haute couture/fashion/ accessories/clothing, residential contents, collectibles, office contents, and business equipment. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over two decades as a fine art appraisal expert witness.

Alcohol Licensing Expert 531228 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have spent over 45 years working as an alcohol licensing consultant. I have experience in licensing applications, taxes, recordkeeping, claims, required records, reports, compliance reviews, internal control evaluations, on-site compliance training, representation before government agencies, assisting in obtaining variances from regulations, FDA GRAS Notifications, TTB formula preparation and label approvals for distilled spirits plants, wineries, importers and wholesalers. I have provided courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition for more than 15 years as an alcohol licensing expert witness.

Wine Production Expert 523292 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in winemaking. I have a particular area of expertise in Méthode champenoise sparkling wind production, wholesale and retail wine marketing and sales, wine chemistry, and winery management. I have experience with small business management as a business owner and winemaker. I am offering my services as a winemaking expert witness.

Hotel Management Expert 47044 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have experience as a practicing food and hospitality management expert, with expertise in many service industry areas, including: facilities management; industry best practices; critical path development; pre-opening planning; menu engineering; bar / kitchen operations; safety / sanitation training; customer service; food / beverage purchasing; recipe costing / standardization; training and operations; liquor / linen control; shipping / receiving; refrigerated / dry storage; catering; room service operations; and cost containment. I am experienced in all food and hospitality industry topics associated with country clubs, chain restaurants, entertainment studios, hotels, motels, resorts, bakeries, cruise lines, and individual restaurants. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Wine Expert 42112 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a winemaker. My expertise includes winemaking and winegrape growing, from vineyard development to product promotion, including strategic marketing and tactical planning. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.

Art Appraisal 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.

Restaurant Management Expert 8986 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as a Foodservice Management Professional. I am experienced and knowledgeable in food and beverage operations, restaurant entreprenuership, beverage management (wines, spirits, and beers), restaurant concept development, menu design and development, kitchen design, hospitality education, and fund raising.

Food Science Expert 427798 CO

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Food Technology. I have extensive experience in new product innovation and commercialization, quality assurance, food safety systems, business intelligence, supply chain, manufacturing cost reduction, national QSR restaurant chains, convenience stores, food manufacturing. I have prior expert witness experience.

Liquor Licensing Expert 373044 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have prior experience with liquor licensing, liquor license compliance, liquor law enforcement, safe alcohol service, and developing and providing safe alcohol training programs. My consultations further include findings, conclusions, and opinions regarding liquor license privileges, limitations and responsibilities, alcohol establishment ownership issues, alcohol policies and controls, risks created by irresponsible or illegal actions or omissions by licensed establishments, proper management policies and procedures and breaches by licensees, standards of care, industry standards, and alcohol laws. I have experience in conducting liquor liability risk assessments and developing safe alcohol policies for liquor licensed businesses, fairs, and special events. I am also experienced in programs, policies, and procedures of State Liquor licensing authorities. I have prior expert witness experience.