Maritime Expert Witness CA 522242

Expertise Description

I am a Maritime expert with over 20 years of experience with a focus in boating accidents, vessel collision & damage & sinking, vessel operations & safety, seaworthiness, pleasure craft, yachts, jet skis, sport fishing, charter boat liability, boating captain & crew responsibilities, marine electronics & navigation, and boat equipment failures. I have additional knowledge in firearms and have worked as a firearm safety instructor and gun shop owner. I have prior experience providing my services as a maritime expert witness with consultations and deposition.

Areas of Expertise

Consulting Experience

I have have offered my services as a collaborative marine research/outreach consultant.


Degree Subject Institution
A.A. Business Administration Rio Hondo Community College – Whittier Ca

Licenses Certifications

US Coast Guard:
Captains License (Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel – unlimited tonnage).
Transportation Workers Identification Certificate (TWIC)

Awards & Affiliation

Outdoor Writers Association of California
Channel Islands Marine Sanctuary (CINMS) Advisory Council
CINMS socioeconomic work group
NOAA’s California Action Team