Contact this Expert Witness
- Company: Teicheira Maritime Surveyors, Inc.
- Phone: (707) 769-9171
- Website: www.maritimesurveyor.com
Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness
General Specialties:Maritime and Appraisal & Valuation
Specialty Focus:Marine Surveyor,Tug and Barge,Pilot Boats,Ferryboat,Jones Act Injuries,Commercial Marine Damage,Yacht Damage,Marine Machinery and Systems,Hull and Machinery Damage,Marine Accident Reconstruction,Yacht Appraisal,Commercial Marine Appraisal, Appraisal Review,Dredging,Dredge Operations,Dredging Permits
Education:B.S Nautical Industrial Technology, California Maritime Academy
Years in Practice:43
Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:four
Dana R. Teicheira has conducted Casualty Investigations including collision, machinery failure, fire, and crew/passenger injuries for Marine Underwriters and attorneys and Risk Evaluations for Marine Underwriters. He has appraised multiple commercial and pleasure vessels over the years. Mr. Teicheira is a 1980 graduate of California Maritime Academy and holds an unlimited tonnage Third Mate Oceans license, a 1600 ton Master of Oceans license and a Master of Towing Vessel's license. He has sea going experience on cargo ships, survey/research vessels, tugs and barges (sea going and inland) and king crab fishing vessels. He has worked as a dredge master on aggregate dredges. Mr. Teicheira has worked as a marine surveyor since 1991 and is a Certified Marine Surveyor through the National Association of Marine Surveyors, and an Accredited Senior Appraiser through the American Society of Appraisers. Over the years Mr. Teicheira has handled a total of 43 expert witness cases, 18 for Plaintiff and 25 for defense. He has testified 15 times, 2 in mediation, 2 in binding arbitration, 2 in trial and 8 times in deposition.