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John R. Beebe, Jr., P.E., BSEE

AER Engineers, Inc

Alaska

Electrical Engineering Expert Witness, Fire Expert Witness Electrical Injury, Electrocution, Electrical Safety, Electrical Construction Defects, Electrical Specifications, Electrical Damage, Electrical Power, Electrical Accidents, Electrical Codes and Standards, Electrical Fires and Explosions, Electrical Hazards, Electricity
Additional Information EXPERT CONSULTING AND FORENSICS FOR THE LEGAL PROFESSION Back to Introduction Partial Curriculum Vitae - John R. Beebe, P.E. John R. Beebe P.E. is Owner / Principal of AER Engineers, Inc. AER Engineers has been providing electrical/mechanical engineering and consulting services for commercial, industrial and residential projects since 1980. Mr. Beebe is a registered professional electrical engineer in over 10 states. He provides expert witness consultation and forensics for electrical accident investigation, accidents due to insufficient lighting, electrical injury, shock, electrocution, electrical contact, electrical safety, property damage, and loss. Litigation services include providing litigation support, rendering independent expert opinions and offering strategic advice to attorneys and clients concerning the technical issues of electrical failures, safety violations, accidents, electrical failures, negligence and incompetence. Over his career, Mr. Beebe ...

Robert N. Anderson, PhD, PE, PI

RNA Consulting, Inc.

Los Altos Hills, California

Metallurgy Expert Witness, Failure Analysis Expert Witness Metallurgy, Materials, Failure Analysis, Engineering, Sciences, Accident Analysis, Thermodynamics, Corrosion, Design Failures, Asbestos, Industrial, Welds, Medical Device Failures, Electrical Fire Source, Firearms, Ballistics, Metals, Composites, Polymers, Wood, Ceramics, Building Materials, Pipes.
Additional Information Testifying expert metallurgical/materials engineering, serving courts in the U.S., Canada: plaintiff, defense; civil, criminal. Emeritus professor materials engineering. Designed, led workshops in presentation of evidence. Fellow/Past Director: American Academy of Forensic Sciences. Fellow/Past President: National Academy of Forensic Engineers. Diplomate, Current President: International Board of Forensic Engineering Sciences.

John R. Beebe, Jr., P.E., BSEE

AER Engineers, Inc

California

Electrical Engineering Expert Witness, Fire Expert Witness Electrical Injury, Electrocution, Electrical Safety, Electrical Construction Defects, Electrical Specifications, Electrical Damage, Electrical Power, Electrical Accidents, Electrical Codes and Standards, Electrical Fires and Explosions, Electrical Hazards, Electricity
Additional Information EXPERT CONSULTING AND FORENSICS FOR THE LEGAL PROFESSION Back to Introduction Partial Curriculum Vitae - John R. Beebe, P.E. John R. Beebe P.E. is Owner / Principal of AER Engineers, Inc. AER Engineers has been providing electrical/mechanical engineering and consulting services for commercial, industrial and residential projects since 1980. Mr. Beebe is a registered professional electrical engineer in over 10 states. He provides expert witness consultation and forensics for electrical accident investigation, accidents due to insufficient lighting, electrical injury, shock, electrocution, electrical contact, electrical safety, property damage, and loss. Litigation services include providing litigation support, rendering independent expert opinions and offering strategic advice to attorneys and clients concerning the technical issues of electrical failures, safety violations, accidents, electrical failures, negligence and incompetence. Over his career, Mr. Beebe ...

Scott Cohen

The Green Scene

Chatsworth, California

Construction Expert Witness, Architecture Expert Witness Pool Expert, Construction Defects, Construction Expert, Concrete Repair, Landscaping, Concrete Design, Landscape Design, Concrete Contractor, Pool Builder, Swimming Pools, Outdoor Fireplace, California Contractors, spas, Ponds and Waterfalls, Hardscape, Masonry, Fire Pits, Safety, Swimming Pool Tile
Additional Information Cohen has provided professional forensic services as a member of the industry expert program for the contractors state license board since 2002. His forensic services are less than 10% of his professional services, offered equally for plaintiffs and defendants. Cohen’s forensic Practices Assurances: - Cohen will formulate and articulate his opinions with truthfulness and clarity - Cohen will provide opinions only on subjects where he is qualified and which are based on known facts that can be proven. - Cohen will accurately track and report time and services provided - Cohen’s opinions may be subject to modification as a result of new information - Cohen will examine all documents supplied by client in a timely manner. - Cohen will work overtime if case is urgent - Cohen is under no duty to provide opinions if given insufficient time or compensation to complete a thoughtful examination of the case - Cohen will provide opinions that are not inevitable and may be differen...

Christopher Curtis, PLS, Geomatics Engineer

CBC Geospatial Consulting, Inc.

Sacramento, California

Land Surveying Expert Witness, Engineering Expert Witness Aerial Photo Analysis & Mapping, Explosions, Fire Origin & Cause Investigations, Forensic Engineering, Geographic Information Systems - GIS, Highway Sight Distance, 3D Laser Scanning, LiDAR, Mapping, Photogrammetry, Visibility Studies, Wildfires, Wildland Fires
Additional Information Mr. Curtis has more than 20 years of experience in land surveying and geomatics engineering. For more than 10 years, Mr. Curtis has been retained by law firms, insurance companies, the California Office of the Attorney General, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office to provide professional surveying and mapping, expert witness, and litigation consultant in civil and criminal matters related to wildfires, wildland fire origin and cause investigations (50+), explosions, highway sight distance incidents, workplace injury, catastrophic injury, and wrongful death. As a geomatics engineer, Mr. Curtis has provided project delivery support (GPS control, conventional surveying, photogrammetric mapping, raster imaging, landnet boundary resolution, right of way engineering, and GIS) on projects domestically and abroad. Mr. Curtis’ responsibilities include the supervision and direction of production staff and subconsultants on a project/task basis, cost estimating and scoping, collection, processi...

Maribeth Danko

M. Danko Consulting

Long Beach, California

Insurance Expert Witness Bad Faith, Property Insurance Claims, Insurance Industry Custom and Practice,Property Claim Adjusters, Commercial and Residential Claims Handling, Insurance Bad Faith, Personal Property Valuation, Business Property Evaluation, Adjuster Conduct, Independent Insurance Adjuster , Property Claim Expert
Additional Information With over 20 years experience in commercial and residential property claims, Maribeth Danko's career has focused on all aspects of property claims, including investigations, complex coverage matters, property damage assessments, consultations on estimate reviews, subrogation actions, and expert witness services. Ms.Danko provides Expert Witness and consulting services based on expertise in commercial and residential property claims. As a successful manager for large property insurance companies for more than a decade, she acquired extensive knowledge of best practices and effective claim department procedures. She has either directly written or reviewed hundreds of building damage estimates, and consults on estimate reviews and bid comparisons. Ms. Danko has also personally handled hundreds of water damage, fire, and theft claims. She holds an active California Independent Insurance Adjuster License, as well as a Private Investigator's license. Ms. Danko has been deposed as the per...

Russell E Darnell, Ph.D., EDD, MBA, BSE

Global Solutions

El Dorado Hills, California

Accident Reconstruction Expert Witness, Motorcycle Expert Witness Automotive, ATV, RV, fire cause and origin, automobile, trucks, trailers, towing, patent infringement, boats, ships, racetrack design and operation, Motocross, safety engineering, master technician, engineering management, heavy equipment, warnings, scooters, counterfeit parts, vehicle testing
Additional Information Qualified in State, Federal, and International Courts of Law. Motorcycle Hall of Fame. Accident reconstruction in more than 1,000 events. Broad vehicle background including testing, design, research and development. Top motorcycle and ATV expert. Contract accident reconstruction expert for U.S. Justice Dept. and California Office of the Attorney General.

Scott Friesen, P.E.

Ivey Engineering, Inc.

San Diego, California

Engineering Expert Witness, Plumbing Expert Witness HVAC, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, piping, fire sprinkler, fire protection, defects, claims, injury, mechanical, design, construction, energy management, hvac design, plumbing design, construction defects, design errors, failure analysis, electrical design, electrical eng.
Additional Information Ivey Engineering, Inc. (IEI) is an HVAC, plumbing, electrical, process piping, fire sprinkler and energy management consulting firm. The firm performs design work, forensic analysis, expert witness consulting and construction claims consulting. The staff is comprised of professional engineers, former construction executives and service and repair professionals. We are licensed engineers and licensed contractors. We know what it takes to design, bid and construct projects.

Stephen George

Landscapes West (Urban Landscapes & Consulting, Inc. )

San Diego, California

Construction Defects Expert Witness, Landscape Design Expert Witness Hardscape construction, Landscape construction, Irrigation, Slope retention, Landscape drainage, Water intrusion, Concrete & paver construction, Personal Injury, Fire loss evaluation, Industry standards, Firepit and barbeque entertainment centers, Horticultural evaluation, Design/Build Construction
Additional Information California Landscape Contractor - Lic. #389976 & #961442 Certified Segmented Retaining Wall Installer Certified Concrete Paver Installer Memberships: CLCA California Landscape Contractors Assoc. FEWA Forensic Expert Witness Association IR Irrigation Association ISA International Society of Arboriculture ICPI Interlocking Concrete Pavement Assoc. NCMA National Concrete Masonry Association BBB Better Business Bureau * A+ rating Awards: California Landscape Contractors Association Residential Design & Build Residential Landscape Construction Commercial Design & Build Commercial Xeriscape & Slope Retention

Steven R. Graboff, MD

American Orthopaedic Associates

Huntington Beach, California

Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Medical Legal Evaluations Expert Witness Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Expert Witness, General Orthopedics, Legal Medicine, Orthopedic Expert, Medical Negligence, Orthopedic Negligence, Forensic Medicine, Orthopedic Malpractice
Additional Information American College of Forensic Examiners, Certified Forensic Physician, National Board of Medical Examiners, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Qualified Medical Examiner State of California, Faculty California State University Long Beach, Medical Advisor Huntington Beach Fire Department Emergency Management & Homeland Security Emergency Operations Center, Experienced Court Testimony

William D Guentzler, PhD

Forensics International

El Cajon, California

Automotive Expert Witness, Transportation Expert Witness Failure Analysis, Products Liability, Engineering-Automotive, Engineering-Mechanical
Additional Information Dr. Guentzler, a Professor Emeritus of the College of Engineering at San Diego State University, has over thirty-six (36) years’ experience as an Expert Witness, serving in over 700 court cases Nationally, involving Automobiles, Trucks, ATC’s, ATV’s. ,Motor homes and Motorcycles. He is well known for his expertise in Braking Systems, Engine and Electrical issues, as well as Fire Cause and Origin. The depth and breadth of his knowledge of all land transportation vehicles is absolutely amazing.

MICHAEL PANISH

CONSTRUCTION WITNESS

Woodland Hills, California

Construction Expert Witness, Construction Defects Expert Witness door,automatic door,door closer,lock,cabinet,premises security,contractor fraud,contract disputes,cabinetry,furniture,personal injury,
Additional Information Mike Panish is an expert witness & consultant, specializing in most construction trades, cabinetry, architectural millwork, woodwork, automatic door systems, doors, door hardware. He is the nation's leading expert witness for automatic door & door injuries and defects. He has extensive experience working for plaintiff & defense. Mike has been proven to provide highly credible & solid testimony during deposition & court appearances, been influential & beneficial to his clients. 30+years hands-on experience in the field of construction (all trades). Local to California & New England, Nationwide Inspection & Testimony. General Construction: Commercial, Industrial, Residential, Multi-Residential, Housing Tract Developments, Condominium & Apartment, Retail Construction, Shopping Malls & Strip Centers, Hotels, Casinos. Chain store and franchised business construction. Restaurant and food processing facilities. Auto malls, car rental facilities, storage and repair facility construction ...

Mark Rhodes, PhD, PE

Rhodes Engineering

Pleasanton, California

Electrical Engineering Expert Witness, Equipment & Machinery Expert Witness shocks, arcs, electrocution, electrical fire, lifts, hoists, grounding & shielding, high voltage, transformers, electrical doors, machinery, lasers
Additional Information Rhodes Engineering specializes in electrical forensic engineering. Cases include incidents involving electric shock especially with power lines, arc flash, electrical fires, lightning effects, and high voltage. We also specialize in cases involving injuries and financial loss to due malfunctions of industrial equipment and controls including man-lifts, elevators, electrical doors, and manufacturing equipment. Major clients include the State of California and The U.S. Government. Rhodes Engineering is owned and operated by Dr. Mark Rhodes. Dr. Rhodes has substantial experience testifying and is known for his ability to clearly explain complex subject matter to lay juries.

John J Rohosky, AIA

San Francisco, California

Architecture Expert Witness, Construction Expert Witness Failure Analysis, Slip, Trip & Fall, Accident Reconstruction, Building Codes, ADA, Construction Defects, Water Intrusion, Cost to Repair, Standard of Care (architects, contractors), Construction Administration, Remedial Construction Documents, Life Safety Issues
Additional Information Construction litigation consulting; court appearance, testimony and detailed site investigations, remedial cost estimates, detailed reports, deposition and declarations (MSJ), construction scenario reconstruction, damage assessment due to fire, flood, wind or earthquake, visual presentation, models and videos. Construction documents and contract administration services for any remedial work upon request.

Dana R Teicheira, CMS, ASA

Teicheira Maritime Surveyors, Inc.

Petaluma, California

Appraisal & Valuation Expert Witness, Maritime Expert Witness Marine Surveying, Marine Appraisal, Condition and Valuation Surveys, Tug and Barge Surveys and Consulting, Vessel Machinery Failure, Towing Vessel Safety Management Systems, Towing Vessel Auditing, Crew and Passenger Injuries, Vessel Collision, On Hire and Off Hire Surveys, Suitability for Tow and Voyage Surveys
Additional Information Dana R. Teicheira has sailed on cargo ships, research vessels, crab catcher/processors, ocean going tugs and inland tugs as both deck officer and master. He holds U.S.C.G. licenses as an unlimited tonnage Third Mate, 1600 ton Master of Ocean Steam and Motor Vessels, and Master of Towing Vessels on Western Rivers and Oceans. Mr. Teicheira worked as Marine Operations Manager for a tug and barge company before apprenticing with a marine surveying firm in 1991. Mr. Teicheira has been a Certified Marine Surveyor with the National Association of Marine Surveyors since 1996, in the Hull and Machinery, Cargo, and Yachts and Small Craft categories. In 2013 he became an Accredited Senior Appraiser with the American Society of Appraisers with a Commercial Marine Surveying designation. Mr. Teicheira is also accredited as an Auditor for the American Waterway Operators Responsible Carrier Program. Over the years Mr. Teicheira has conducted casualty investigations including collision, machinery f...

Frank Welch

CRS Inc.

LINCOLN, California

Refrigeration Expert Witness, Mechanical Engineering Expert Witness Building Inspection, Construction, Construction Defects, Hotel & Restaurant, HVAC, Indoor Air Quality, Disaster Recovery, Document Examination, Equipment & Machinery, Investigation, Fire, Safety and Code Compliance
Additional Information 30+ yrs experience in Construction Industry. B-1 General Building, C-20 HVAC and C-38 Refrigeration Contractor. Residential, commercial, industrial mechanical fixtures, refrigeration, appliances, exhaust hoods, air conditioning, health department corrections and evaluation and mechanical machinery and equipment.

Jack Young, ASA, CPA

Norcal Equipment Valuation

Winters, California

Appraisal & Valuation Expert Witness, Machinery & Technical Appraiser Expert Witness Construction Equipment Appraisal, Manufacturing Equipment Appraisal, Agricultural Equipment Appraisal, Restaurant Appraisal, Food Processing Equipment Appraisal, Aircraft Appraisal, Truck Appraisal, Cost Segregation Studies, Business Combination, Fire, Insurance, Liquidation
Additional Information Jack Young is an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) of the American Society of Appraisers with a focus in Machinery and Equipment, a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and was awarded Master Personal Property Appraiser (MPPA) designation from the National Auctioneers Association Education Institute. Jack worked for many years as an auctioneer and auction manager of business assets, machinery and equipment. His experience in auditing, accounting, financial analysis and auctioneering provides a strong base for the asset valuation concepts embraced by the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) and the appraisal industry today. Jack serves as Chapter President of the Northern California Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers. He received his B.S. Accountancy, Arizona State University, in 1988. While in college, he worked at the local mid-sized regional CPA firm Price, Kong & Company preparing monthly financial statements and performing tax work. Upon gradua...

John R. Beebe, Jr., P.E., BSEE

AER Engineers, Inc

Hawaii

Electrical Engineering Expert Witness, Fire Expert Witness Electrical Injury, Electrocution, Electrical Safety, Electrical Construction Defects, Electrical Specifications, Electrical Damage, Electrical Power, Electrical Accidents, Electrical Codes and Standards, Electrical Fires and Explosions, Electrical Hazards, Electricity
Additional Information EXPERT CONSULTING AND FORENSICS FOR THE LEGAL PROFESSION Back to Introduction Partial Curriculum Vitae - John R. Beebe, P.E. John R. Beebe P.E. is Owner / Principal of AER Engineers, Inc. AER Engineers has been providing electrical/mechanical engineering and consulting services for commercial, industrial and residential projects since 1980. Mr. Beebe is a registered professional electrical engineer in over 10 states. He provides expert witness consultation and forensics for electrical accident investigation, accidents due to insufficient lighting, electrical injury, shock, electrocution, electrical contact, electrical safety, property damage, and loss. Litigation services include providing litigation support, rendering independent expert opinions and offering strategic advice to attorneys and clients concerning the technical issues of electrical failures, safety violations, accidents, electrical failures, negligence and incompetence. Over his career, Mr. Beebe ...

John R. Beebe, Jr., P.E., BSEE

AER Engineers, Inc

Idaho

Electrical Engineering Expert Witness, Fire Expert Witness Electrical Injury, Electrocution, Electrical Safety, Electrical Construction Defects, Electrical Specifications, Electrical Damage, Electrical Power, Electrical Accidents, Electrical Codes and Standards, Electrical Fires and Explosions, Electrical Hazards, Electricity
Additional Information EXPERT CONSULTING AND FORENSICS FOR THE LEGAL PROFESSION Back to Introduction Partial Curriculum Vitae - John R. Beebe, P.E. John R. Beebe P.E. is Owner / Principal of AER Engineers, Inc. AER Engineers has been providing electrical/mechanical engineering and consulting services for commercial, industrial and residential projects since 1980. Mr. Beebe is a registered professional electrical engineer in over 10 states. He provides expert witness consultation and forensics for electrical accident investigation, accidents due to insufficient lighting, electrical injury, shock, electrocution, electrical contact, electrical safety, property damage, and loss. Litigation services include providing litigation support, rendering independent expert opinions and offering strategic advice to attorneys and clients concerning the technical issues of electrical failures, safety violations, accidents, electrical failures, negligence and incompetence. Over his career, Mr. Beebe ...

John R. Beebe, Jr., P.E., BSEE

AER Engineers, Inc

Oregon

Electrical Engineering Expert Witness, Fire Expert Witness Electrical Injury, Electrocution, Electrical Safety, Electrical Construction Defects, Electrical Specifications, Electrical Damage, Electrical Power, Electrical Accidents, Electrical Codes and Standards, Electrical Fires and Explosions, Electrical Hazards, Electricity
Additional Information EXPERT CONSULTING AND FORENSICS FOR THE LEGAL PROFESSION Back to Introduction Partial Curriculum Vitae - John R. Beebe, P.E. John R. Beebe P.E. is Owner / Principal of AER Engineers, Inc. AER Engineers has been providing electrical/mechanical engineering and consulting services for commercial, industrial and residential projects since 1980. Mr. Beebe is a registered professional electrical engineer in over 10 states. He provides expert witness consultation and forensics for electrical accident investigation, accidents due to insufficient lighting, electrical injury, shock, electrocution, electrical contact, electrical safety, property damage, and loss. Litigation services include providing litigation support, rendering independent expert opinions and offering strategic advice to attorneys and clients concerning the technical issues of electrical failures, safety violations, accidents, electrical failures, negligence and incompetence. Over his career, Mr. Beebe ...
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