Pharmacists Expert 28093 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in pharmacy and medical health care law. My expertise includes pharmacy standards of practice and dermatological drug treatments. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Teaching experience for community pharmacy practice (over the counter drugs), issues in health care law, and medicinal chemistry; Consultations in studying pharmacy security matters.

Professional Experiences

Relevant Experiences

Based upon my background in law I coordinate and teach in the Pharmacy Jurisprudence course.  A segment of the course is dedicated to compounding regulations that pertain to California practitioners. I do teach a segment of compounding laws to students enrolled in the Pharmacy Practice course who are assigned to the compounding learning lab section.

I am versed on the policies and procedures and quality assurance requirements for California sterile and non-sterile compounding.

I have published two pharmacy law textbooks

I have served as an expert witness in approximately 70 cases. I have given expert testimony regarding duty, breach of duty, determining if the cause of any harm or injury were related to the breach of duty.


Pharm.D.University of Southern California
J.D.University of Southern California

Licenses Certifications

California State Board of Pharmacy

Awards & Affiliation

Level IV Class Professor the Year
multiple times

Primary Affiliation

California Society of Hospital Pharmacists

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases