Dennis Gemberling Expert Witness

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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Hotel & Restaurant and Real Estate

Specialty Focus: Hospitality Industry, Management, Operations, Maintenance, Upkeep, Safety, Security, Employment, Wages, Harassment, Discrimination, Economic Impact, Income and Profits Issues, Alcohol Service Handling, Food Safety, Sanitation, Construction, Equipment, Standard of Care, Customs and Trade Practices

Education: Certified Hotel Administrator, Educational Institute of the American Hotel & Lodging Assn.; Certified Food & Beverage Executive, Educational Institute of the American Hotel & Lodging Assn.; Certified Foodservice Management Professional, Educational Foundation of the National Restaurant Assn.; Certified Food Safety Manager, National Registry of Food Safety Professionals

Years in Practice: 33

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 15+


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– Over 35 years experience managing, operating and consulting on full-service, limited-service, extended-stay, all-suite, condo and timeshare hotels and resorts, casual, fine-dining and quick-service restaurants, bars and nightclubs, catering and special event facilities, casinos, and mixed-use real estate. Held prior positions for different owners, operators and chains as Senior Vice President, General Manager, Director of Food & Beverage and Restaurant Unit Manager. – Retained over 400 projects including brands, franchises and independents across the United States, Mexico and Canada. - Earned Certificates in Hotel Real Estate Investments and Asset Management from Cornell University and Receiverships Administration, Procedures, and Law from Loyola Law School – Member of Foodservice Consultants Society International, Forensic Expert Witness Association, and Turnaround Management Association. - Over 10 years as A.M. Best’s “Recommended Expert Services Provider.” - Available All USA and testified in many states. - Plaintiff and Defendant Cases.