Disaster Recovery Expert Witnesses

Disaster recovery expert witnesses and consultants listed here may be able to form expert opinions, draft expert witness reports, provide expert witness testimony at deposition and/or trial as or serve as consulting (non-testifying) experts on disaster recovery. The disaster recovery expert witness listings on this page are typically from fields/areas of expertise such as: Civil Engineering, Construction, Construction Defects, Cybersecurity, Emergency Preparedness, Forensic Pathology, Industrial Hygiene, Information Technology, Meteorology, Risk Management, Safety, and Toxicology.

Bo Mitchell, CEM, CPP, CBCP, CHS-V, CSI-ML, HSEEP, IAC, MOAB, CHSP, CHEP, CSHM, CESCO, CHCM, 911 Consulting

Wilton, Connecticut
Emergency Preparedness, Risk Management - Emergency Management and Training, Business Continuity, Emergency Plans, Disaster Recovery, Emergency Response Training, NFPA Standards Compliance, OSHA Compliance, NFPA 1600, Emergency National Standards, Life Safety Compliance, Workplace Violence, Active Shooter
Bo Mitchell was Police Commissioner of Wilton, CT for 16 years. He retired in February 2001 to found 911 Consulting which creates emergency, disaster recovery, business continuity, crisis communications and pandemic plans, plus training and exercises for organizations like GE HQ, Hyatt HQ, MasterCard HQ, four colleges and universities plus 25 secondary schools. He serves clients headquartered from Boston to LA working in their facilities from London to San Francisco. Bo has earned 22 certifications in homeland security, EM, DR, BC, safety and security. He also serves as an expert in landmark court cases nationally. CERTIFICATIONS Bo has earned Board Certifications in a broad array of skills with a great depth of training: CEM: Certified Emergency Manager CPP: Certified Protection Professional CHS-V: Certified, Homeland Security-Level 5 CBCP: Certified Business Continuity Professional CSI-ML: Certified Safety Instructor-Master Level HSEEP: Homeland Security Exercise & Evaluation Prog...

John W Liccione Self

Washington, District Of Columbia
Cybersecurity, Information Technology - Hacking, Vulnerabilities, Malware, Software, Disaster Recovery, Electrical engineering, Embedded software programming, Optical Engineering, National security, Intelligence analysis
Served as expert witness for CSX in Hitachi Data Systems vs CSX Railroad lawsuit 2006. Uncovered software design defect which drove case to settlement in CSX's favor prior to trial. CISSP (2015-2018) Served as CTO and/or VP/GM at Software, Cloud, and Cybersecurity software companies Tenable, Evergreen Assurance, Cemaphore Systems, Panacya (AKA Boxtone), Metalogix, and as Director of R&D and Networks at ARINC Incorporated. Served as VP of Worldwide Services at Tenable and as executive Program Manager for their DOD/DISA Assured Compliance Assessment Solution contract between 2011 and 2015, a solution which provided cyber-security continuous monitoring and vulnerability scanning software as the standard solution across the entire DoD, worldwide. Invented and patented the Evergreen Disaster Recovery Management System in 2003 as co-founder and CTO at Evergreen Assurance, a cloud service which was awarded "Best Disaster Recovery Service" in 2004 by SC Magazine, and which provided on...

Makarand (Mark) Hastak, PhD, PE, CCP, CRIS Hastak Consulting Services, LLC

Indianapolis, Indiana
Construction, Civil Engineering - Construction Engineering, Construction Management, Cost Overruns, Schedule Delays, Construction Safety, Modular Construction, Factory Built Construction, Infrastructure Planning, Data Center Construction, project risk management, Disaster Recovery, Disaster Mitigation, Trade Secret Misappropriation
- Prof & Head (2007-Present) Construction Engrg and Mgmt, Purdue Univ. - Prof of Civil Engrg at Purdue Univ. - 30+ years work experience in the construction industry conducting research, teaching, and consulting. - Research funded by National, State, and Industry sources - Graduated 18 PhD and 40+ MS students as the Major Prof. - Regularly teach Professional construction courses - Offered 40+ invited lectures and keynotes around the world - Professional Engineer (PE) + Certified Cost Professional (CCP) + 30-Hour OSHA + Const Risk Insurance Specialist (CRIS) - Author and co-author of over 200 publications including journal and peer-reviewed conference papers, book chapters, and several other publications - Co-authored a popular book on Infrastructure Planning, Engineering, and Economics through McGraw-Hill (2015, 2nd Ed.) - Served on the Education Board of the Association for Advancement of Cost Engineering (2004-2016) - Edited two books for AACE the 6th edition of the Sk...

John C. Hunsaker, III, MD, JD

Lexington, Kentucky
Forensic Pathology, Toxicology - Medicolegal Death Investigation, Pathology of Trauma Drug-related Death, Autopsy, Pathology Services, Medical Records Review
With over 25 years' experience as medical examiner, I have performed over 7,000 medicolegal autopsies, testified as an expert in hundreds of state criminal cases [primarily KY, some Wash DC], testified rarely in Federal Court [both criminal and civil], and been deposed in many civil cases. Includes interpretative forensic toxicology.

Ralph V Collipi Jr, CIH CHMM CPEA Oracle Safety Consulting LLC

Londonderry, New Hampshire
Industrial Hygiene, Safety - Occupational health, emergency planning and response, job hazard assessment, personal protective equipment, fall protection, respiratory protection, chemical safety, air sampling, workplace surveys, disaster recovery, pandemic planning, hazard communication, confined space
OSHA safety and Industrial hygiene expert witness for more than twelve years. Director of Environment, Health, and Safety for Western Electric Company and AT&T with over 300,000 employees worldwide. Extensive experience in compliance management, training, and assessment in manufacturing, utility, and retail services. Co-ordinated joint hazmat training exercises with the Department of Homeland Security, EPA, and state and local emergency organizations. Mr. Collipi has more than 40 years of experience in industrial hygiene field, specializing in occupational health & safety, hazardous materials management, indoor air quality, chemical hygiene and hazardous waste management. He served as the designated company witness for AT&T in asbestos litigation since 2009 and designated by the company as a witness in investigations by regulatory agencies in a variety of matters related to environment, health and safety compliance. He is experienced serving as an expert witness, developing pro...

Allen W Griffin, GMB, CGR, CAPS, CGP Griffin Interests LLC dba/ Construction Claims Experts / Gryphon Builders

Houston, Texas
Construction, Construction Defects - Building inspections, Construction, Construction Defects, Construction engineering, Construction accidents, Demolition, Disaster Recovery, Dispute Resolution, Construction document examination, Indoor air quality, Insurance, Construction investigations, Real Estate, Construction Safety
Allen is a trusted resource for your, Insurance Claims - Construction Defects - Construction Contracts and Project claims. A Construction Expert Witness with Real-world Hands-on construction experience and 30 years of Construction Business Operations. Allen's business operations include: Gryphon Builders is a twenty-year-old company servicing the custom home building and high-end remodeling market in affluent areas of Houston. Gryphon Property Services was formed to facilitate the immediate upkeep, as well as anticipate and execute the long-term planning of maintenance needs of large townhome communities and apartment complexes. Viewpoint Designs is the internal company that services the Design/Build segment of Gryphon Builders. In 2016 we started servicing builders and remodelers in and around the Houston market. Areas of speciality knowledge; Home Building, Home Remodeling, Design/Build, Multi-family Buildings & Architectural Design services. Allen is easily understandable, yet h...

Doug Rush, MSc., CIH, CSP, CHMM, SMS, OHST, REPA Scopus Consultants, Inc.

Cypress, Texas
Industrial Hygiene, Safety - Safety, Forensic Science, Industrial Hygiene, Indoor Air Quality, OSHA, Risk, Product Liability, Toxicology, Accident Reconstruction, Asbestos, Environmental, Hazmat, Chemical Exposure, Disaster Recovery, Ergonomics, Mold, Legionella, Products Liability, Pesticides, Covid Pandemic, Benzene
Summary of Experience I am a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM), Safety Management Specialist (SMS), EPA Nationally Qualified Asbestos Consultant, Licensed Asbestos Consultant in Texas, and OSHA Hazmat Qualified. My experience encompasses the leadership and management of teams of Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) experts including industrial hygienists, safety professionals, environmental engineers, medical doctors, nurses, and technicians in workplace incidents and exposures to industrial chemicals and substances such as asbestos, benzene, welding fumes, lead, mold, pesticides, among others. My accomplishments include participation as an expert forensic HSE investigator in legal proceedings including written and oral depositions and product liability cases. I am a hands-on, result driven HSE leader with unified technical, business, communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. I p...

Douglas C. Stolz, PhD, CCM Cross Product Atmospheric, LLC

Seattle, Washington
Meteorology - Weather Reports, Weather Analysis, Weather Data Analysis, Weather Research, Insurance Claims Assessment, Severe Weather, Lightning, Flooding, High Winds, Climatology, Natural Hazards, Disaster Recovery
My name is Dr. Douglas Stolz, I hold a doctorate in atmospheric science as well as the certified consulting meteorologist seal of the American Meteorology Society. I have been practicing as a professional consulting meteorologist for four years; I currently own and operate Cross Product Atmospheric, LLC, a meteorological consulting firm based in Seattle, WA providing expert witness, forensic reporting, weather analysis, forecasting, technical development, and natural hazards training services for clients across the energy, technology, transportation, and insurance sectors. I have previously opined on severe weather event occurrence in the state of Washington. I am the current chair of the Association of Consulting Meteorologists Ethics and Standards Committee and liaison to the American Meteorological Society’s Board of Best Practices. Following Hurricane Maria (2017), I spent one hundred and twenty-five days in San Juan, Puerto Rico supporting the Shelter and Temporary Essential P...