Veterinary Medicine & Forensics Expert 521036 MA

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in Veterinary Medicine with particular expertise in animal welfare, animal sheltering, veterinary forensics, animal abuse, animal cruelty, and general veterinary practices. I have offered consultations and courtroom testimony as a veterinary medicine expert witness for more than 5 years.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert and fact witness testimony experience includes: Grand jury and trial testimony in criminal cases of animal abuse in Massachusetts (Norfolk, Essex, Middlesex, Suffolk, Worcester Counties) & Maryland (Baltimore and Wicomico Counties). Case consultation, Ohio Attorney General’s Office. Legislative testimony in Massachusetts. Over a dozen instances of oral testimony delivered from the stand.

Professional Experiences

I have over 15 years experience working in an animal shelter setting as a shelter veterinarian. I have examined literally tens of thousands of cats and dogs, and contributed my opinion on their temperament, behavior and suitability for adoption.


Degree Subject Institution
D.V.M. Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
B.A. Boston University

Licenses Certifications

State Licensure in Massachusetts
Accreditation: USDA Accredited Veterinarian, Level II