Intellecutal Property Expert 166714 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as an executive and engineer in both startups and Fortune 500 companies with extensive background in distributed systems, database management, applications, software, networks and storage. My expertise includes e-discovery, source code inspection, intellectual property development, intellectual property theft of trade secrets, quality engineering, and strategic and technical leadership. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: Storage Area Networks and Fibre-Channel Switches; Tape Storage, Error Correction and Recovery; Streaming and Audio-Video Data storage; Flash Memory; Object Oriented Programming; automated tape library storage for International Trade Commission case.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Designed claim charts, wrote expert reports, identified infringing source code; Performed discovery, reviewed patents, identified various methods to achieve similar functionality without infringement; Searched literature and patents for prior art, drafted claim charts; Assisted in staffing additional expert witnesses.

Relevant Experiences

I have deep experience in Flash, but less in Printed Circuit Board versus Chip on Board.


Ph.D.Computer Engineering Minor – Business AdministrationSanta Clara University
M.S.Computer ScienceSanta Clara University
B.S.Computer EngineeringLehigh University

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

International School of Grid Computing
Vico Equense

Primary Affiliation


Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases