Expertise DescriptionI have over 40 years experience as a fire and explosion investigator with determining the origin and cause of fires and explosions. My specialized expertise includes marine investigations, both surface and subsurface. I have the experience and equipment (Side Scan Sonar and ROV's) for determining the origin and cause of fires and explosions on burned sunken vessels, with complete documentation, including underwater video. My expertise also includes investigations into the case circumstances, preparing legal documentation, research, testing and preparation of completed report findings with on-site photography of vessel, vehicle and structure cases. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: investigations into the case circumstances, preparing legal documentation, research, testing and preparation of completed report finding with on site photography of vessel, vehicle, and structure cases; Technical litigation support; Property Insurers; Casualty Insurers; Marine Insurers; Manufacturers; Governments; Lloyds & companies market; The Legal Profession including but not limited to: Personal Injury and Death Cases both Defense & Plaintiff; Criminal Arson / Murder cases both Defense & Prosecution; and Civil Arson Wrongful Death cases.
My consulting services include: Specialized expertise in underwater marine investigations for determining the origin and cause of fires and explosions on burned sunken vessels, with complete documentation including underwater video; Investigation of all illegal uses of explosives as well as preparing intelligence information on arsonists, professional torches, bombers, and members of organized crime who may have been operating in the area; Investigation of insurance frauds and other general investigations, including arson, testing operations, surveillance and many others.
|Private Investigative Agency|
|U.S. Coast Guard Licensed 100 Ton Master|
|Florida Certified Investigator|
Awards & Affiliation
|Marquis Who's Who in the South and Southwest|
|Who's Who in Science and Industry|
|Who's Who in America|
|The International Biographical Society and The Center for Auto Safety|
|The American Society of Testing & Materials Directory of Scientific & Tech. Consultants & Exp. Wit.|
National Association of Fire Investigators
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases