Safety Management Expert 60162 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience specializing in laws, policies, and regulations of fire-related matters, including: public management and administration; marketing; public affairs; public safety; legal analysis; fire safety; and fire prevention. My expertise includes: program development; regulatory compliance; investigations; policy / procedures development; investigations; fire / life safety inspections; budgeting; cost controls; code enforcement; hazardous materials; land use; law enforcement; fire engineering; building standards; Uniform / International building and fire codes; and legislative analysis. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes fire loss.

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes: Public administration leadership concerning program development, compliance with regulations, fire and life safety inspections / investigations, and public affairs; Liaison between the State Fire Marshal and California entertainment industry.


Juris DoctorateHumphrey's College Laurence Drivon School of Law
Bachelor of ArtsPolitical ScienceCalifornia State University Stanislaus
Associate in ArtsFire ScienceSan Joaquin Delta College

Licenses Certifications

Practicing California Licensed Attorney at Law
National Association of Fire Investigators Certification as Fire and Explosion Investigator
POST Basic Credential

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

National Association of Fire Investigators

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases