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John E Averrett, PE Highline Electrical Services

Montgomery, Alabama
Electrical Engineering, Electricity - Electrocution, Lightning, Utility, Lightning Protection, Arc Flash, Electrical Safety, Building Analysis, Grounding, Shock, Electric Shock Drowning, Breaker Coordination, and Electrical Distribution.
A Licensed Professional Engineer in 11 states, John Averrett specializes in Electrocution, Lightning, Utility, Lightning Protection, Arc Flash, Electrical Safety, Building Analysis, Grounding, Shock, Electric Shock Drowning, Breaker Coordination, and Electrical Distribution cases involving death, personal injury, industrial equipment failure, vehicular accidents, fire cause/origin, contract, and construction disputes. Areas of practice include: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina, Kentucky, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas; other states by comity. John Averrett is Executive Vice President of Goodwyn Mills & Cawood headquartered in Montgomery, AL. He has more than 25 years' experience in plan development for governmental, municipal, industrial and commercial clients and is currently coordinating a group of twelve other electrical engineers and designers. In addition to his design efforts, Mr....

Rebecca H. Loftis, PsyD CCHP-MH Loftis Forensic Consulting LLC

Dragoon, Arizona
Forensic Psychology, Psychology - Criminal Forensic Evaluations, Trial Consultation, Correctional Suicide Prevention, Violation of Correctional Standards, Psychological Autopsy, Violence Risk Assessment, Psychosexual risk Assessment, Psychopathy, Threat Assessment, Court Involved Treatment, Anger Management, Clinical File Review
...Loftis has co-developed a sex offender curriculum which is utilized by the State of Nevada Department of Corrections. She currently resides in Dragoon, Arizona.

Marcor G. Platt, SE, PE, PMP Precision Systems Engineering

Mesa, Arizona
Structural Engineering, Civil Engineering - Forensic engineering, construction defect evaluation and repair, structural failure analysis, structural retrofits, structural building codes, fall protection anchorage, project management, fire damage analysis, water intrusion, electrical transmission line structures, impact structural damage
...His experience includes high- and low-voltage power line support structures, tract houses, landscape structures, theaters, pharmacies, restaurants, custom homes, multi-story apartments over podium slabs, and other structures utilizing wood, masonry, steel, concrete, and carbon fiber reinforced polymer. He has provided fall protection anchorage evaluation and design at industrial structures. He has designed unique structures and retrofits including cantilevered towers, parabolic steel arch trusses, and fiber-reinforced polymer retrofits to post-tensioned concrete slabs. Mr. Platt is a National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) record-holder with Civil and Structural Model Law status, and therefore has the ability to obtain additional state licensure as required in a timely manner , depending on the jurisdiction.

Shishir Shah, DO, CWS, ABPM

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona
Wound Care, Long Term Care - skin, injuries, surgical wounds, burns, pressure ulcers, wounds, diabetic, venous ,ulcers, skilled nursing facilities, long-term care, elder abuse, workman compensation, burn, hyperbaric oxygen, infections, neglect, causation, medical devices, telemedicine, regenerative medicine, bed sores, scar,
...Co-implemented one of the largest wound care /hyperbaric clinical delivery models in the U.S. and worked in several advisory roles for hospitals, startups, pharmaceutical/medical device companies, California workman’s compensation and utilization review panels (over 6,000 chart reviews). In addition, I remain academically active as the Clinical Adjunct Professor at Midwestern Medical School and Creighton Medical School - providing training to medical students, and residents. Licensed in CA, AZ,TX, OH. Voted Top Doc Phoenix Magazine.

Fardad Baroumand, MD

Los Gatos , California
Pain Management - Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehab - Pain (spine, nerve, joint, soft tissue), Interventional pain management (epidural steroid/other injections, nerve blocks), Opioids/pain medications, Second opinion, Ineffective/failed spine/other surgeries, Complex/catastrophic cases, CRPS/RSD, Back pain, Radiculopathy, Management of chronic pain
...He has achieved a top score in California medical-legal evaluators' qualifying exam, and highest quality standards in Utilization Review. A skillful presenter and award-winning teacher, Dr. Baroumand has repeatedly presented to large audiences of attorneys, claims examiners, patients, and the public. In addition to the above keywords, Dr. Baroumand's expertise would include the following: - Disability evaluation and impairment rating - Medical-legal topics (causation, medical necessity, apportionment, work restrictions, etc.) - Work-related & personal injuries - Surgical indications for painful orthopedic conditions - Multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary treatment of pain - Complex Regional Pain Syndrome/Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (CRPS/RSD)

W. Dan Cerkan Balefire Safety Systems, Inc.

Carlsbad, California
Aviation & Aerospace, Safety - Helicopter, Fixed Wing, Pilot Error, Accident Investigation, Human Factors, Flight Operations, Pilot Training, Aviation Accidents, Crew Resource Management, Maintenance, Utility Aviation Safety, Helicopter Tours, Safety & Operations Audits
...Extensive experience consulting to power, air tour/VIP, helicopter air ambulance and other companies that utilize aviation assets.

RICK CHAVEZ, MD PAIN and ADDICTION INTEGRATED NETWORK, INC

Torrance, California
Pain Management - Medicine, Addiction Medicine - Buprenorphine, Opioid dependence, Addiction, Overdose, Pain, Withdrawal, Medical Board, DEA, Malpractice, Pain Management, Interventional, Chemical Dependency
...Expertise in writing formal clinical analysis / reports regarding patient medical care and utilization, experience testifying at depositions and in the courtroom at trials. Cases involving drug overdoses, general medical care, and inappropriate physician prescribing of opioid medications. I have provided testimony on behalf of plaintiffs and testimony in defense of physicians accused by their patients or state medical boards. Expertise in Utilization Review, I am able to determine appropriateness of care by Pain, Addiction, and primary care providers. Expertise in clinical guidelines and pain management procedures. I have 37 years of expertise in inpatient and outpatient care, surgical assisting, utilization review, and every aspect of medicine. I see all sides of clinical issues and direct my focus and expertise on the medical/legal issues of concern. Graduate of UCLA medical school and Stanford University....

Caroline de Baere Laforma, Inc.

Mill Valley, California
Intellectual Property, Manufacturing - Footwear and Accessory Patents, Design and Utility Patent Litigation, Shoe Design, Infringement, Trade Dress, Trademark,False Advertising, Loss of Goodwill, Branding, Accessories, Fashion, Footwear Merchandising, Manufacturing, Sales & Strategy
...Caroline extensive experience in has resulted in providing expert services in the footwear and accessories industry, drafting expert reports, providing successful outcomes in trial and deposition testimony, as well as working with attorneys on design patent, utility patent, trademark and trade dress litigation. A few cases include: DECKERS OUTDOOR CORPORATION, Plaintiff V. AUSTRALIAN LEATHER PTY LTD and ADNAN OYGUR a/k/a EDDIE OYGUR, Defendants Gavrieli, LLC, Plaintiff V. Soto Massini Corp, Soto Massini S.R.L.S. and Thomas Pichler, Defendants JOHN WAYNE ENTERPRISES, LLC, Plaintiff V. LUCCHESE, INC.; SURPLUS DISTRIBUTORS, dba COUNTRY GENERAL STORE, Defendants DECKERS OUTDOOR CORPORATION, Plaintiff V. ROMEO & JULIETTE, INC. JEZIGN LICENSING, LLC, Plaintiff, V....

Joel Delman Informed Innovation Inc.

Los Angeles, California
Industrial Design, Intellectual Property - Design, Design Patent Infringement, Design Patent Validity, Utility Patent Infringement, Utility Patent Validity, Patent Litigation, Trade Dress Infringement, Trade Dress, Secondary Meaning, Functionality, Likelihood of Confusion, Product Design, Industrial Design
...I'm named inventor on over 45 US design and utility patents, and serve as Chair of The Industrial Designers Society of America's (IDSA) Design Protection Committee. My work has been recognized with awards from The Industrial Designers Society of America, The Consumer Electronics Association, The Toy Manufacturer's Association, The Chicago Athenaeum and ID Magazine, has been profiled in the Wall Street Journal, and featured in books aimed at educating design students about the profession. Please feel free to contact me directly at: [email protected]

Dan Field, MD, FACEP MDexperts

Sacramento, California
Emergency Medicine, Forensic Medicine - case triage, case evaluation, case feasibility, general medicine, chief medical officer, injury, strangulation, domestic violence, child abuse, homicide, urgent care, criminal law, gunshot wounds, firearms, abem, utilization management, medical malpractice, compensation, stab wounds, jail
...Field qualified as an expert witness / consultant for cases involving gunshot wounds, assault, domestic violence, strangulation, cardiovascular health, child abuse, medical malpractice, utilization management, sex crimes, car crashes, and more. Specifically, Dr. Field has qualified in county/ state superior court, federal district court, military court, and administrative law courts. Dr. Field, as MDexperts' Panel chair, provides case triage and feasibility review in addition to serving as an expert. When other specialty expertise is required, Dr. Field can consult with 80,000 medical professionals in every specialty and locality to find the right expert for a particular case. No charge for phone consultation.

Maximo Fuentes

Carmichael, California
Electricity - Transmission and distribution electric power industry, Electric Utility, Power linemen, Electrical contact, High Voltage accidents, Pole Climbing, Personal Protective Grounding, Live-line accidents, Electric Line Crew, Power line, underground power lines.
...He has been at the forefront of delivering training to utilities from power to telecom. Max routinely participated in local, regional and the International Lineman's rodeo in both the Municipal and Contractor divisions. Over the years, with different team members he was always able to develop a winning strategy that created a high level of success that he was able to repeat on a consistent basis (see below for awards). Max's passion is identifying and developing leaders at the field level, his book, ""Essential Leadership Skills for Power Line Foremen"" is a must read for the individual seeking to lead and direct line crews as a foreman. Utility Experience - 25+ years with the Sacramento Municipal Utility District. Training - Developed comprehensive training and scheduling for Line Apprentices for skills development and night school. Work Procedures - Assisted in the development of Linework Procedures and standardization....

Howard J. Goldfarb, MA, CRC Goldfarb & Assoc.

S. Pasadena, California
Vocational Rehabilitation, Employment - Forensic Employability Evaluations, Long Term Disability, Long Term Disability Denials, Employment Law, Workers’ Compensation, Sexual Abuse, Wrongful Termination, Earning Capacity Evaluations, ERISA, FEHA, Divorce, Job Placement, Job Analysis, Human Resources, Marriage Dissolution
...Performs One-on-One Vocational Counseling and Planning utilizing transferable skills. Performs Direct Job Seeking Skills as well as Vocational Placement. Administers and interprets vocational aptitude, interest and achievement testing. Provides Job Analyses, Labor Market Surveys and Job Seeking Skills Training. Independent Vocational Evaluator State of CA Rehab Unit, Division of Industrial Accidents. Provides Testimony as a Vocational Rehabilitation and Employability Consultant in Personal Injury, Third Party Litigation, Wrongful Termination, Harassment, Abuse, ERISA as well as Federal Railroad matters. Performs Earning Capacity Evaluations. Vocational Consultant involved in Employability Assessments for Marriage Dissolution matters. Testifies as Vocational Expert for the Social Security Administration, Office of Disability Adjudication and Review.

Jose J. Granda, PhD, PE Cadsim Engineering

Sacramento, California
Accident Reconstruction, Engineering - Mechanical Engineering, Auto Accidents, Accident Biomechanics, Occupational Accidents, Failure Analysis, Computer Simulation, Finite Element Modeling (FEA), Motorcycle Accidents, Truck Accidents, Human Factors, Work Place Accidents, Vehicle Dynamics, Heavy Vehicles
....; Advanced Accident Reconstruction Utilizing Human Factors course, Northwestern University; Photogrammetry for Collision Reconstruction, Lightpoint Data. Honors/Awards: Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award, University of California, Davis. Outstanding Research Award, California State University. NASA Faculty Fellow. Chairman of the Technical Committee on Bond Graph Modeling & Simulation. SCS Society for Modeling and Simulation International. Chairman of the ICBGM’2018 International Conference on Bond Graph Modeling & Simulation. International Keynote Speaker in Germany, Italy, France, Belgium, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico. Editor of 12 books & author of 65 technical research papers. Research & Teaching areas: Computer Modeling & Simulation, Vehicle Dynamics & Design, Accident Biomechanics. System Dynamics & Controls, Finite Element Modeling, Multi Body Dynamics, Accident Biomechanics, Failure Analysis, Vibrations, Systems Engineering

Arthur B Kagan, FSA, EA A | K Actuarial & Pension Services

Woodland Hills, California
Actuarial, Statistics - Actuary, Pension Plans, retirement plans, 401k plans, ERISA, IRS compliance, audits, pension consulting, life expectancy calculations, marital dissolution, employee benefits, personal injury, wrongful death, disability, loss of income, life estate values, insurance, annuities, executive plans
...Worked closely with ERISA and client attorneys on client issues; frequently utilized research service of ERISA attorney firm. Presented many seminars on recent developments in pension plan industry and creative plan design to Desert Estate Planning Council, California CPA Society, AXA Advisors and various financial advisory and CPA firms. Presented seminar on Life Insurance in Qualified Retirement Plans to Financial Planning Association of Los Angeles. President and sole owner of third party administration (TPA) and actuarial consulting firm for 26 years serving 650 plans; President and partner of prior TPA and actuarial firm serving 1400 plans....

Steve Lee Steve Lee & Associates, LLC

Los Angeles, California
Business Damages, Investigation - forensic accounting, governance, ediscovery, computer forensics, trade secrets, class certification, bet the company, TCPA, FCPA, securities, employment,
...Scores of insurance, transportation, high technology, logistics, healthcare, media and entertainment, retail, energy, utility, food and beverage, finance, government and private equity clients both domestically and internationally have relied upon the firm's expertise, discretion and demonstrated ability to help their attorneys prevail. Lee has been instrumental in defeating class certification in various TCPA, labor and employment, false advertising and other matters. He has also played key roles in obtaining positive outcomes in Federal Trade Commission, SEC and United States Department of Justice regulatory actions including, but not limited to Foreign Corrupt Practices Act matters. Mr. Lee’s testimony has been specifically and extensively cited at the appellate level in affirming rulings for his clients. Lee has testified in the United States, The Caribbean, Europe, the Near East, and the Far East.

Mark Mooring, CPP, CHPA

Ventura, California
Security, Premises Liability - Security Training, Security Deployment, Use of Force, Hospital Security, Security Policies and Procedures, Active Shooter
...Utilized by more than 70 organizations/companies for expertise in Security Assessments, Security Plans, and Training. Trained over 35,000 staff in programs personally developed to be compliant with California Health and Safety code 1257.7&8, OSHA and Workplace Violence/Security, Active Shooter and related subjects. Expert Witness Use of force, lawful arrests, security deployment, tactics, supervision, management, policies and procedures, less than lethal options and training.

Nkiruka Ndu, MD,FACP, QME Just Law Medical Services

Visalia, California
Internal Medicine, Occupational Medicine - Correctional Healthcare, Independent Medical Examination, Worker's Compensation, Medical necessity determinations, Disability assessments, Medical file chart review, and utilization management,
Nkiruka Ndu, MD, FACP, QME, is the Medical Director of Just Law Medical Services, a medical-legal consulting firm that provides medical-legal evaluations in internal medicine. . She is a Qualified Medical Examiner in the state of California, She evaluates injured workers and personal injury cases. She performs medical necessity determinations for Independent Review Organizations. for medical necessity determinations and appropriateness of care. She is knowledgeable in the National Commission of Correctional Healthcare Standards.

L Fredrick Nolta Nolta Consulting

San Diego, California
Construction, Construction Defects - Construction Claim, Construction Engineering Contractor, Construction Cost, Construction Schedule, Construction Accident, Construction Management, Construction GC, Concrete Contractor, Concrete,Steel Construction, Construction Hospital, Construction Public Works, Construction Indian Gaming & Hotels
...Additional expertise: Window washing equipment, underground utilities, building envelope (water intrusion), earthwork / grading, excavation and building / foundation settlement. Mr. Nolta is a detailed analyst, communicates in layman’s terms, and a credible presenter.

Georganne Novak, MD

Carlsbad, California
Family Medicine - Primary care, outpatient medicine, diabetes management, chronic disease management, preventative care, women's health, hypertension, cardiovascular disease, geriatrics, medication management, transgender care
...Utilizing evidence-based medicine, I treat a wide variety of illnesses and conditions including preventative care, diabetes, hypertension, chronic disease management, asthma, COPD, transgender care, and women's health. I have been invited to speak at regional and national conferences, elected to the board of directors for my medical group, and served as a subject matter expert for a medical device manufacturing company. I have completed multiple workshops with SEAK with the goal of being a successful expert witness. I have extensive experience with primary care I am a hard working individual with excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

Taylor A. Russell, P.E., CAP, CFEI Engineering Design & Testing Corp.

Concord, California
Electrical Engineering, Industrial Design - Industrial Automation, Building Automation, Power Systems, Battery Technology, Power Electronics, Control Systems, Manufacturing, Water Treatment, Wastewater Treatment, Arc Flash, Fires and Explosions, Code Compliance
Forensic Electrical Engineer with over a decade of experience in the design, construction, testing, and commissioning of power and automation systems for utilities, industry, and commercial applications. Expert in determining the cause of electrical and control system failures, electrical fires, arc-flash incidents, battery fires, and utility power systems.

Jonathan S. Rutchik, MD, MPH

Mill Valley, California
Neurology, Occupational Medicine - Neurotoxicology, Metals (Aluminum, Arsenic, Lead, Mercury, Manganese, Thallium, Tin, Zinc), Solvents, Pesticides, Carbon Monoxide, Electromyography, Environmental Exposures, Chemical Exposures, Toxic Neuropathy, Mold, head trauma, concussion, pain
...Other services include independent medical examinations, medical record review, utilization review and consulting to industrial, legal, government, pharmaceutical and academic institutions equally for plaintiff and defense matters. Dr. Rutchik is licensed in CA, NY, MA, NM and ID.

Mario F. San Bartolome, MD, MBA, MRO, FASAM Arete Health

Roseville, California
Addiction Medicine, Family Medicine - Opioids, opiate, methamphetamine, overdose, alcohol, hallucinogens, cocaine, cannabis, club, drugs, illicit, drug rehabilitation, utilization management, drug policy, alcohol and drug treatment, drug intoxication, drug withdrawal, detoxification, drug testing appropriateness, pain
...San Bartolome has been involved in policy making, setting protocols, utilization management and direct patient care in addiction medicine. Due to the nature of addiction, Dr. San Bartolome is experienced in pain management, mental health and use of psychotropic medications, and in other co-morbidities involving addiction. Dr. San Bartolome is a national expert, serving on committees for the American Society of Addiction Medicine and on the board of the California Society of Addiction Medicine. His experience in addiction medicine spans settings like hospitals, psychiatric units, emergency departments, outpatient clinics and as an administrative medical director of substance use disorders for a large health plan. In all of these settings and at various medical residencies and universities, Dr. San Bartolome has served as a faculty and has exceptional communication and teaching skills. In addition to clinical experience, Dr....

Edward L. Spencer, M.D.

Beverly Hills, California
Psychiatry - Disability, IME, Personality Disorders, Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, Work injury, causation, medical board, standard of care
...I am available to conduct file reviews and have experience in utilization review in the Worker's Compensation and commercial insurance environments. I have also served as an expert reviewer for the Medical Board of California on questions related to standards of care, and as a practice monitor for physicians on probationary status. I am currently licensed in California and Texas.

Joseph W. Stengel, DO

California
Diagnostic Radiology, Ultrasound - Abdominal imaging, general radiology, body imaging, ultrasound, obstetric ultrasound, CT, MRI, gastrointestinal imaging, biopsy and drainage, case review, peer review, file review, case merit evaluation
...Actively involved in hospital quality, utilization review and peer review activities.

Nadia Tereshchenko, MS, MD

Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medical Services - Emergency Medicine,EMS,Paramedic,Emergency Physician,ER,ED,Urgent Care,Cardiac,Heart Attack, Stroke,Sepsis,Motor Vehicle Accident,EMT,Trauma, Fracture,Injury,Pneumonia,Dissection,Embolism, Seizure,Gun Shot Wound,Appendicitis,Torsion,Triage, Quality Assurance,Guidelines,Utilization Review
Board Certified Emergency Medicine Physician with extensive experience working in Emergency Departments of various size and degree of specialization (Rural to Urban, Community to Tertiary) including specialized trauma, stroke and cardiac centers, nationwide. Prior experience as a Paramedic in a busy and high acuity 911 system. EMS Liaison Physician. Developed systems and guidelines for hypothermia and STEMI care with extensive knowledge of guidelines dictating appropriate care. Expertise in Health Care Improvement, Health Policy, Telemedicine, and Patient Decision Making. Actively licensed in CA, CO, OK, WY, PA, NE, NM, TX, ND, ID, FL, AL, MO, and LA.

Chip Darius, OHST, CIT, CSHO, CUSP Safety Priority Consultants, LLC

Cromwell, Connecticut
Safety, Slip Trip & Fall - OSHA, safety & health, slip/trip/fall, machine guarding, amputation, forklift, aerial lift, boom lift, scissor lift, workzone, flagger, scaffold, ladder, MEWP, EMS
Retained in over 260 cases. 30+ years experience safety and OSHA compliance consulting & training for industry, construction, utilities, and emergency services. Speaker at international, national, regional, state and local conferences and seminars. Instructor for OSHA Training Institute Region 1 Education Center and Adjunct Faculty at Keene State College since 2002, teaching OSHA standards and trainer courses for both construction and general industry. Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainer for construction and general industry. Accident/incident investigation instructor....

Curt M Freedman, PE, CEM, CEA, LEED AP CMF Engineering Inc

Connecticut
Mechanical Engineering, HVAC - HVAC, Carbon-monoxide incidents, HVAC design, Winter Freeze-ups, Pipe failures, Industrial accidents, Appliance malfunctions, Fire sprinkler system malfunctions, Solar panel failures, Electrical equipment failures, Building assessments, Wind/flood damage, Fork lift/machine accident evaluations
...Design, engineer, and construct HVAC systems, plumbing systems, and utility conservation products; boiler and chiller design. Evaluate building mechanical and structural infrastructure. Provide forensic engineering services for attorneys and the insurance industry. Advocate for utility conservation and more equitable electric, natural gas, water, and sewer tariffs. STATES OF ENGINEERING REGISTRATION Connecticut, Florida, Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont Certified Energy Manager (CEM), Certified Energy Auditor (CEA), The Association of Energy Engineers. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED® AP), U.S. Green Building Council. Tau Beta Pi (τβπ) ~ Engineering honor society....

Athos C Macris A. C. Macris Consultants

Mystic, Connecticut
Human Factors, Ergonomics - Personal Injury, Product Liability, Safety analysis, Trip/slip and fall, Geriatric factors, Warnings & Labels, User interface/compatibility, Guarding/guard-railing, Product design analysis, Design Analysis, Task analysis, Human error analysis, Procedures and instructions compatibility
...The discipline of human factors is a marriage of the principles utilized in engineering and. psychology that acknowledge the premise that ‘'things’ do not exist in a vacuum they are invented by, used by, and oft times surrounded by people. With that in mind, there rules, laws, standards that govern a human’s safe interaction in the world. This is what a Human Factors expert can bring to your team.

Janine McCartney, Ph.D, MBA, CSP, CHST, RPIH, CSI(ML) HHC Safety Engineering Services, Inc.

Wilmington, Delaware
Safety, Oil and Gas - Oil & Gas, Pipeline, Electrical, Safety Engineering, Arc Flash, NFPA 70E, OSHA, Accident Investigation, Falls, Equipment, Machinery, Accident Reconstruction, Construction, Industrial Plants, Lead, Worker's Compensation,Safety Inspection, Safety Management,Training, Employee, Workplace Safety, Toxic.
...Industries represented in her client list include:construction, telecommunications, Utilities, manufacturing, food processing & distribution, oil and gas exploration & production, and property management. Clients also include:law firms, engineering firms, insurance companies, and government agencies. Dr. McCartney is a professional member of the American Society of Safety Engineers, American Industrial Hygiene Association, Association of Professional Industrial Hygienists, Board of Certified Safety Professionals, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, National Fire Protection Association, and World Safety Organization. Primary areas of expertise:Safety Engineering; Industrial Hygiene; Contests to OSHA citations; Oil & Gas & Pipeline Accidents; Refinery Accidents; Lead; Arc Flash; Electrical safety; Falls; Equipment Accidents; Accident Investigation/Reconstruction; OSHA, Machine guarding; Construction; and Industrial plant accidents.

Gaurav Bandi, MD

washington, District Of Columbia
Urology & Urological Surgery - Urologic Oncology (Bladder, Testis, Kidney and Prostate Cancer), Urinary Incontinence, Kidney stones, BPH, Erectile Dysfunction, Peyronie's disease, Urethral Stricture, HOLEP, Urolift, Bladder and ureteral injury, Sling procedure, Urinary sphincter, robotic surgery, TURP, Penile implant, Mesh, laser
...He has performed thousands of utilization reviews and routinely provides his services as an expert witness in medical malpractice cases. He is licensed in DC, MD and VA.

Dermot P Maher, MD MS MHS Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Washington, District Of Columbia
Pain Management - Medicine, Anesthesiology - Chronic pain, cancer-related pain, nerve injury, spine pain, low back pain, neck pain, post-operative pain, joint pain, anesthesia complications, epidural, opioid, narcotic, overdose, anesthesia, spinal cord stimulation, facet block, nerve block, difficult airway, pharmacology, drug interactions
...Finally, he is an Independent Medical Reviewer for utilization policies at the Department of Veteran’s Affairs as well as other private payors and insurance companies.

Rishi G Anand, MD

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Cardiovascular Disease, Electrophysiology - Cardiology, Electrophysiology, Sudden Cardiac Death, Arrhythmia, Pacemakers, Defibrillators, Ablation, Atrial Fibrillation, Stroke, Medicare/DOJ Investigation, Tachycardia, Anticoagulation, Pre-op, Heart Attack, Whistleblower, Qui tam
...MEDCAC is utilized by CMMS to supplement its own research and allow for additional expert and public input on coverage topics, including those that are highly complex or have a major potential impact on the health of beneficiaries and/or the Medicare program itself. He is a recognized expert and polished speaker sought after for both professional and lay audience presentations as well as media appearances. Dr. Anand spends over 85% of his time in clinical practice as an independent cardiologist. He works with both plaintiff and defense attorneys to provide medical opinions and credible testimony based on national guidelines and evidence based medicine which are not dependent upon the side of retaining counsel. He performs; medical record review, expert reports, certificate of merit, depositions, and testimony.

Steven Barna, MD, CLCP LCPMD

Tampa, Florida
Life Care Planning, Pain Management - Medicine - Physician Certified Life Care Planner (CLCP), Life Care Plans, Future Medical Cost Projections, Catastrophic injury, Non-catastrophic injury, Board certified in Pain Medicine, Chronic Pain, Personal Injury, Defense and Plaintiff, Expert Witness
...Barna has significant experience performing utilization reviews of workers compensation pre-authorization cases, disability cases, and peer reviews for causality and investigational procedures. ​ Dr. Barna’s clinical areas of expertise include conservative and nonsurgical interventional care of spine conditions and other chronic pain conditions. He is currently in clinical practice at Neurosurgical Partners, with offices in Tampa and Sarasota, FL.

David C Brodner, MD

Boynton Beach, Florida
Otolaryngology, Sleep Medicine - Sinus Surgery, Traumatic Hearing Loss, Mold Exposure, Sleep Apnea, insomnia, sleep deprivation, sleep medications, sinusitis, balloon sinus dilation, balloon sinuplasty, ENT, snoring, tonsils, CPAP, fatigue, DOT, FAA, driver fatigue, ear nose and throat, hearing loss, tinnitus, vertigo, dizziness.
...Brodner also performs VA Nexus letters, utilization and disability review, IME, and industry clinical research/R&D. National thought leader on balloon sinus surgery. Served on the Medical Advisory Board for Entellus Medical charged with developing and implementing a physician education program for teaching balloon sinus surgery to other ENT surgeons. Duties included lectures, small-group conferences, live demonstrations during surgery, webinars, and hands-on cadaver labs. Published original research on the safety and efficacy of balloon sinus surgery and presented data at numerous national meetings. Continued this work with MedTronic, IntersectENT, Sprirox, Arrinex, and Stryker ENT. Affiliate Assistant Clinical Professor, Florida Atlantic University College of Medicine, 2005-present....

Curtis E Falany, PE J.B. Shepherd & Co., Inc.

Plant City, Florida
Electrical Engineering, Construction Defects - Electrical Contact,Shock,Electricity,Electrocution,Construction Defect,Construction Dispute,Fire of Electrical Origin,Explosion, Wildland Fire of Electrical Origin,Failure,Lightning,Electric Utility,Transmission,Distribution,Forensic Engineer,Expert,Witness,Opinion,Testimony,NEC,NESC
Curtis E. Falany has been a forensic electrical engineer and expert witness for more than twenty five years. Previously, he was the CEO of an electrical design-build firm and a principal in a consortium of companies serving the electrical, computer, and communications industries worldwide. He has served as a member of the Florida Electrical Contractors Licensing Board and as the author of the Hillsborough County Florida Electrical Code. Curtis is Board Certified as a Forensic Engineer. He has assisted clients in the investigation and resolution of more than 600 cases in State and Federal Courts both in the US and overseas.

Joel I Franck, MD, FAANS Joel Ira Franck MD PLLC

Clearwater, Florida
Neurological Surgery, Neuroradiology - Whiplash Injuries, CranioCervical Syndrome, Arnold-Chiari Syndrome, Cranio-Cervical-C1-C2 Instability, Migraine Headaches, Cervical Herniated Disc Disease, Brain Fog, Cervical Instability, Cervical Myelopathy, Vertebral Artery Injury, Cervical Spine Fracture, Post-Traumatic Neuro-cognitive Deficits
...I am a superb teacher and prepare comprehensive reviews of all patient records resulting in bullet-proof reports and testimony utilizing PowerPoint and models. Experientially focused on Plaintiff work, I am in an excellent intellectual position to perform Defense analysis testimony as well. My record at deposition and trial is near-pristine: Over 95% of cases I am involved with result in excellent verdicts and settlements. Examples include the largest North American automotive product liability settlement to that date; largest Malpractice award in New England Federal Court to that date; and largest Railroad Worker's Compensation verdict to that date. My understanding of high technology, stemming from my work in scientific intelligence at the CIA, 14 Medical Patents, over 80 publications, 2 National Gold Medals in Technology, and lectures to legal meetings optimizes my utility as a Medical - Expert.

John A. Harris, MS, BS, AAS, MBA Landscape Economics Inc.

Hollywood, Florida
Agriculture, Environmental - Tree and landscape appraisals, damages or values; forest damages; Land Economist, landscape claims
...Areas of Expertise include: * Tree, Landscape, and/or Natural Areas Values * Tree, Landscape, and/or Natural Areas Damages * Arboriculture, Urban Forestry, and Landscape Standards and Practices * Health and Condition of Landscape Plants * Utility Line Clearance Practices and Standards * Landscape and Tree Damage Appraisals * Storm Damage Assessments and Recovery Plans * Environmental Permitting * Environmental Violation Settlement Assistance * Municipal Tree Inventory and Urban Forest Management Planning * Grounds Maintenance Practices * Landscape Installation Practices * Arboricultural Practices * Landscape Codes, Regulations * Tree Codes, Regulations * Environmental and Tree Mitigation * Nursery Inventory * Nursery Damages * Personal injury involving landscape or forestry issues * Accidents involving landscape or forestry issues Qualifications/ Certifications: Lambda Alpha Honorary Land Economics Society, Certified Forester with Society of American Foresters, ISA Certified Arborist,...

William Henry, PhD RGA Design Forensics LLC

Tampa, Florida
Premises Liability, Construction Defects - Accident scene investigation, Building codes, ADA, Accessibility, Slip and fall, Trip and fall, Architecture, Construction, Mold, Cruise ship, Maintenance, Assisted Living
...Henry, our lead expert, typically utilizes three analytical components in his case development: a detailed timeline, an analysis of the applicable codes, and the application of the facts to the law. His reports and testimony are presented in a simple, clear manner that is easily understood. Always included as needed are detailed as-built site drawings, animation, specialized photography, 3D models, and computer generated presentations. As applicable, each case includes on-site investigation and coordination with experts in related fields. This approach has a demonstrable impact on the outcome of the matter, whether in settlement, mediation or arbitration, or at trial. Dr....

Devin Lessne, MA, MS, CRC, CDMS, ABVE/F, PVE, IPEC Vocational Expert Services, Inc.

Maitland, Florida
Vocational Rehabilitation, Employment - Vocational Evaluation, Earning Capacity, Labor Market Survey, Transferable Skills Analysis, Job Analysis, Vocational Opinion, Vocational Expert, Vocational Consultant, Wage Earning Capacity, Diminution of Earning Capacity, Employability, Imputed Earning
...• Vocational Evaluation: Utilizing medical, psychological, social, vocational and educational data, past and present work for assessment and vocational counseling. • Employment: Resume preparation, interview training, job searches, labor market surveys, job surveys, job placement, individual work plan implementation and post-employment follow-up. Evaluate and determine essential job requirements and functions. • Ergonomic Evaluations: Modifying tools, equipment or workstations so that workers can perform essential job functions within their physical or mental capacity. Modifying tools, equipment and workstations for the prevention of additional/continued injury. • Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) • Certified Disability Management Specialist (CDMS) • Fellow, American Board of Vocational Experts (ABVE/F) • Professional Vocational Evaluator (PVE) • International Psychometric Evaluation Certification (IPEC)

Lee E Marchessault, CUSA, CUSP Workplace Safety Solutions, Inc.

Florida
Electricity, Safety - Electrical Safety, Electrocution, Electrical Arc Flash Burns, Utility Safety, Power Systems Safety, Utility Fall Protection, Transmission and Distribution Safety
I am the President of Workplace Safety Solutions, Inc. which has provided safety consultation services to over 600 companies internationally. As such, my focus has been on working with these companies, their employees, and cultivating our employees to build a solid consulting business. Now with additional resources, I am comfortable to dedicate more time to expert witness work and provide law firms with the service, dedication and commitment they need to effectively assist them with their legal cases and associated schedules.

Brenda Martinez Richardson, MS, CRC, CVE, ICVE, IPEC, PVE Vocational Expert Services, Inc.

Maitland, Florida
Vocational Rehabilitation, Employment - Vocational Evaluation, Labor Market Surveys, Transferable Skills Analysis, Earning Capacity, Job Analysis, Vocational Opinion, Vocational Expert, Vocational Consultant, Employability
...Utilize up-to-date knowledge of, and experience with, industrial and occupational trends, local labor market conditions, and existence and incidence of jobs within occupations. Identify characteristics of work settings, skill level, and physical and mental demands of jobs. Expert testimony on the capacity to work, transferable skills, physical and mental demands of jobs, earning capacity, and the existence of jobs in the labor market....

Donald L. Mellman, MD, MPH, MBA Donald L. Mellman, MD, Inc.

Westchase, Florida
Arbitration/Mediation, Neurological Surgery - Medical Staff, Hospital Relations, Quality, Risk Management, Ethics, Med Staff Credentialing, Hospital Policy and Procedure, Patient Safety, Independent Record Review, Medical Staff Issues, Utilization
26 years as private practice neurosurgeon. Chief Medical Officer in two teaching hospitals. Certified in healthcare compliance. IMEs. Medical-legal Experience: 2,500+ cases. Certified Independent Medical Examiner. Qualified court-appointed arbitrator. Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Mediator.

John F Norris, M.D. Cardiac Rhythm Expert Consulting

Clearwater, Florida
Cardiovascular Disease, Electrophysiology - Atrial Fibrillation, Stroke, Sudden Death, Coumadin, Eliquis, Pradaxa, Warfarin, Xarelto, Cardiology, Electrophysiology, Pacemakers, Defibrillators, Cardiac Electrophysiology
...Norris has lectured extensively in Florida and as far away as Macedonia on the utilization of catheter ablation, device therapy and newer medications for the management of atrial fibrillation. Dr. Norris is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the Heart Rhythm Society and spends most of his time in clinical practice as the head of Pinellas Arrhythmia Associates, PA. He has been extensively involved in the American Heart Association “Get With the Guidelines-Atrial Fibrillation” initiative and offers complete medical-legal consulting services including comprehensive medical summary reporting, standard of care reporting and expert witness testimony.

Mike M. Pappas, DO

Florida
Physical Medicine & Rehab, Pain Management - Medicine - Nursing Homes, Life care planning, Physical medicine and rehabilitation, Pain management, Traumatic brain injury, TBI, Spinal cord injury, amputations, complex regional pain syndrome, CRPS, IME, Pharmaceutical review, Herniated discs
...Medical malpractice, Utilization Reviews, Health Insurance Claims, Workers Compensation, Independent Medical Exams, Peer Reviews, Pharmaceutical Reviews.

ALEX R. RODRIGUEZ, M.D. MEDCON Medical Consulting, LLC

Tampa, Florida
Psychiatry, Medical Management - Child-Adolescent Psychiatry, Medical Quality Management (Utilization, Quality and Risk Management), National Medical and Mental Health Standards of Care, Psychiatric Disability, Medical Disease Management
1. 40 years experience in psychiatric services, standards, and systems; extensive experience in testifying under oath 2. In-depth understanding of national mental health standards of care 3. Extensive consulting experiences with governmental, non-profit, and legal organizations 4. National and state leadership in health care services 5. Led development of national medical and mental health standards for Department of Defense, Blue Cross and Blue Shield National Accounts, Institute of Medicine, NCQA, URAC, National Quality Forum, and Disease Management Association of America 6. Skilled board-certified psychiatrist who has been continuously credentialed by the U.S. Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs since 1973, is a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, has several published book chapters and professional journal articles, has served on medical college faculties, is a former president of the American College of Medical Quality, and has served on boards...

Jerome Siegel, MD, MPH

Naples, Florida
Occupational Medicine, Internal Medicine - workplace exposures and injuries, musculoskeletal rehabilitation, environmental, allergy, asthma, mold, indoor air quality, chemicals, drugs, multiple chemical sensitivity, pain management, traumatic brain injury, catastrophic cases, physical impairment, long term disability, FMLA, fitness for duty
Over 25 years of clinical and administrative experience and providing expert opinion in occupational medicine, internal medicine, rehabilitation, quality assurance, utilization review, medical policy, level of care, standards of care, causation, physical impairment, social security, and disability. Expertise in workplace exposures/injuries, musculoskeletal rehab problems, environmental, allergies, asthma, mold, indoor air quality, pain management, traumatic brain injury, and catastrophic cases. Expert review, opinion, and testimony provided on behalf of individuals, employers, insurance carriers, defense and plaintiff attorneys, local, state, federal authorities, schools, and universities.

William (Bill) J. Abernathy, Jr. Abernathy Bank Consulting, LLC (ABC)

Atlanta, Georgia
Banking, Financial - Bank Analysis, Banking Law & Regulation, Banking Industry Standards, Board & Management Responsibilities, Governance, Bank Policy & Procedures, Regulation & Supervision, Contract Disputes, BSA/AML, Fraud, Ponzi Scheme, Credit Policy & Administration
...He has a successful track record as Expert Witness utilizing strong Expert Analysis & Written Reports and effective Depositions. Bill has worked with Plaintiffs & Defendants in Federal & State Court Cases with NO Daubert Issues. Bill has had a long (45 years) and varied career as a federal bank regulator, senior-level banker (Chief Risk Officer), and bank consultant. He served in six different District Senior Management positions with the Office of Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). His OCC roles included serving as Assistant Deputy Comptroller (#2 Executive) for the 9 Southeastern states. He also led supervision of the 15 largest regional banks (assets of $5-70 billion), problem banks, corporate licensing, and compliance in the nine-state district; and the supervision of community banks in Georgia and North & South Carolina....

Stephen Broomes, MD

Douglasville, Georgia
Hospitalist, Medical Billing - Internal Medicine, PE, Pulmonary Embolism, Pneumonia, COVID-19, infection, pressure sores, decubitus ulcers, medical necessity, healthcare fraud, qui tam, sepsis, falls, stroke, DVT, Deep Vein Thrombosis, hypoglycemia, hand offs, Nurse Practitioner & PA Supervision, Disability Evaluation, bleeds
...Vast medical necessity, UR (utilization review) and disability file review experience – has reviewed in excess of 2,000 charts. Conducted over 1,700 Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) Disability Reviews. Also experienced in UDT (Urine Drug Testing Analysis) and IMEs (Independent Medical Examinations).

Allen R. Dennis, MD, JD, MPH Heal One LLC

Smyrna, Georgia
Internal Medicine, Life Care Planning - Opiod Overdose and Abuse, Hospitalist,Opiates, Independent Medical Exam, Medication Errors, Life Care Planning, Nursing home failure,Cancer Screening, Missed Diagnosis, Internal Medicine, Heart Disease, Chronic Lung Disease, Drug Detoxification, Preventive Medicine, Elder Abuse, Wrongful Death
...Dennis has performed chart and utilization reviews for large organizations.

Rachel D Maree, MD, MPH Rachel D. Maree, MD, MPH, LLC

Atlanta, Georgia
Psychiatry, Substance Abuse - Addiction Psychiatry, Disability Evaluation, Medical Billing, Medical Record Review, Mental Health, Psychoanalysis, Public Health, Tele-medicine, Medical Malpractice, Psychopharmacology, Utilization Review, Opioids
...Maree has experience with peer review, utilization management, chart review, disability review and evaluation, medical billing, managing and assessing for appropriate levels of care, and quality of care assessments.

Jack D Matthews, PE David Matthews Engineering, LLC

Dallas, Georgia
Electrical Engineering, Electricity - Substation, Protective Relaying, Controls, Transmission, Distribution, Industrial, Commercial, Arc Flash, accident investigation, electrical measurement, power quality investigation, electrical analysis
David Matthews PE has spent decades designing electrical utility and industrial systems, testing utility equipment, investigating, and analyzing utility outages and switching events, performing utility operations analysis, investigating utility damage claims, and performing electrical planning and analysis using EasyPower, CYME, CYME TCC, PSS/E, ETAP. David Matthews is knowledgeable on the IEEE Color Series, National Electric Code (NFPA 70), Electrical Safety and Arc Flash Analysis (NFPA 70E), Grounding, electrical measurement and analysis, arc flash analysis, accident investigation, power quality investigation, equipment testing (NETA) and fault analysis. David Matthews is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). David Matthews Engineering, LLC carries $1 Million in Professional Liability Insurance. David is highly knowledgeable on a wide range of electrical systems and equipment and can help you win your case.

Nakia M. Shaw, Pharm.D McArthur's Apothecary

Douglasville, Georgia
Pharmacology- Clinical, Pharmacist - pharmacy regulations, pharmacy standards of care, pharmacist medical malpractice, drug utilization reviews, medication errors, adverse drug reactions, Medicare and Medicaid
...Shaw has testified on a broad range of issues, including: • Pharmacist medical malpractice; • Regulations related to pharmacy standards of care; • Medicare, Medicare Plan D and Medicaid Pharmacy Insurance Claims for State of Georgia; • Submitted claims review including, but not limited to, drug utilization review, clinical relevance based on disease state, cost of products, double billing and fraudulent practices; and • Board of pharmacy, local, and federal regulations as they relate to pharmacy standards of care.

Adam K Aleksander, PhD, PE, CSP Aleksander & Associates P.A.

Boise, Idaho
Human Factors, Products Liability - Warnings, Labels, Reconstruction, Visibility, Failure Analysis, Forensic Engineering, Defects, Photogrammetry, Metallurgy, Human Factors, Ergonomics, Construction, OSHA, Safety Engineering, Product Liability, Equipment Failures, Industrial Accidents, Power Utility Accidents, Insurance Claims
Specific Cases: Go cart nip point fatality, washing machine amputation, amputations in punch presses, hydro-pneumatic tank explosion, agricultural truck amputation, airport conveyors, biscuit cutter, amusement rides, water-jet fatality, slips & trips, lead rope snap, exercise machine failures and injuries, document burn injuries, folding chair collapse, concrete anchor system, nail gun injury, prosthesis bolt failure, steam iron electrocution, pool light burn, design of warnings and instructions, ATV rollover, automotive failures and crash related phenomena, measurement of ECDs (TASER®) Farm equipment, failed engines, mining conveyors, power plant systems, belt conveyors, potato processing system, sewer line, tire shredder processing analysis, failed brake die, failed conveyor bearing, RV axle repair failure, trailer suspension system failure, trailer separation, dump truck telescoping cylinder failure, brake system, headlight filament analysis, service station gasoline tank leak, bicycle...

Glenda E Flemister, MD, FACP, FCCP Medical Health Solutions.us

Frankfort, Illinois
Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine, Critical Care Medicine - Medical Management, Medical Utilization & Location of Care, Fraud & Abuse, Compliance, Medical Necessity, Medical Devices, Pharmacy Management, Genomics & Personalized Health, Insurance Reviews of Plan Benefits, Insurance Clinical Policy Reviews, Long Term Acute Care & Long Term Care,
Triple Board Certified physician executive/consultant, (Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine), with vast experience in medical necessity and utilization review. Over 12 years of experience in national insurance and payer companies. Has served as Medical Director for Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, and interim CEO for Next Level Health Partners. Consultation services to companies and manufactures in various areas, (pharmacy, genomics, medical devices, medical management, utilization, etc.), regarding healthcare medical necessity, compliance and educational issues. Fraud and Abuse. Government plans: Medicare & Medicaid. Private insurers all plans: HMO, PPO, Specialty networks. Expert reviews and medical litigation support performed. Sub-specialty medical reviews in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine....

John H Gong, MD LG Healthcare LLC

Kildeer, Illinois
Internal Medicine, Hospitalist - Outpatient Internal Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Nursing Home Medicine, Nursing Home Medical Director, Hospice Medical Director, Utilization Review, Geriatrics, Family Medicine Residency, Medical Education
...I also have experience with hospital utilization review as a medical advisor for Centegra Health Systems. I left my teaching position over 10 years ago to establish a hospitalist programs in 2 different hospital settings. I am now in private practice with both an outpatient practice and a thriving inpatient hospitalist practice. For the past 5 years, I have maintained an active expert witness practice with over 70 case reviews for both defense and plaintiff cases.

Theodore J. Hogan, PhD, CIH

Lemont, Illinois
Industrial Hygiene, Safety - Certified Industrial Hygienist, CIH, Chemical exposure assessment, research, OSHA, COVID-19, Professor
...Business sectors include: manufacturing, utilities, food production, petrochemical, hospitals, pharmaceuticals, plastics. Provided infection control guidance to healthcare facilities and industrial operations. Was the first industrial hygienist hired by Commonwealth Edison and built and ran their industrial hygiene program. Then became corporate head of safety and industrial hygiene for this 18,000 employee company. Authored chapters in "Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene" (3rd, 4th, 6th, and the "Air Sampling" chapter in the upcoming 7th edition). FIH is the premier Industrial Hygiene textbook and is used by over 50 universities worldwide.

Sanjiv S Modi, MD

Morris, Illinois
Oncology, Hematology - Blood Clots, Anticoagulation, Cancer, Chemotherapy, Mesothelioma, Clinical Genetics, Hospice and Palliative Care
...I HAVE BEEN WORKING SINCE 2012 REVIEWING MEDICAL RECORDS FOR PEER REVIEW, UTILIZATION REVIEW, DISABILITY REVIEW AND MEDICAL LEGAL PURPOSES. I UTILIZE OBJECTIVE EVIDENCE OF STANDARD OF CARE AND NATIONAL PUBLISHED GUIDELINES IN PREPARING MY REPORTS. I HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH TRIAL IN THE PAST AND AM FAMILIAR WITH COURT PROCEEDINGS AND DEPOSITION PROCESS. I AM EQUALLY AVAILABLE FOR BOTH PLAINTIFF AND DEFENSE. AVAILABLE TO PROVIDE MEDICAL CHART REVIEW; NARRATIVE REPORTS; CONSULTATION/TESIMONY FOR PLAINTIFFS, DEFENSE AND ARBITRATIONS/MEDICAL PANELS.

Gourang P. Patel, Pharm.D Critical Care Education

Inverness, Illinois
Pharmacology- Clinical, Pharmacist - Medication, Error, Toxicology, Adverse Drug, Pharmacology, Clinical Trials, Pharmacy, Critical Care, Intensive Care Unit, Prescription, Prevention, Operating Room Medication Safety
Specialization of pharmacology and toxicology of medications utilized both in the hospital and retail pharmacy settings. Detailed analysis of medication errors, adverse drug reactions, and providing strategies for prevention. Particular focus on practice of pharmacy, medication side effects, and medication safety.

James D Webber QSI Consulting, Inc

Naperville, Illinois
Telecommunications, Economics - Regulation, public policy, cost, pricing, damages, contract, negotiation, network, interconnection, pole attachments, acquisition, due diligence
...Webber has more than 25 years of experience with utility management, policy analysis, regulatory affairs, and litigation. Prior to joining QSI, he served in a number of management positions within the communications industry, including, for example, as the Director of External Affairs for ATX/CoreComm, as a District Manager for AT&T's Law and Government Affairs organization, and as the Manager of the Illinois Commerce Commission’s Telecommunications Rate Section. Mr. Webber has provided consulting services to a number of the nation's most notable communications and information services companies, such as AT&T, Charter, Comcast, PAETEC and XO. He has also managed numerous engagements for state and federal agencies as well as various international clients. He has been responsible for cost-of-service analyses, business case modeling, operational process improvement, vendor management, regulatory affairs and policy analysis among other strategic issues....

John M. Kennedy, PE Kennedy Consulting Group, LLC

Indianapolis, Indiana
Structural Engineering, Building Inspection - Parking Structures, Concrete Cracking, Concrete Deterioration, Leak Analysis, Waterproofing, Corrosion Damage, Precast Concrete, Post-Tensioned Concrete, Post-Tensioning Failure, Expansion Joint, Deck Coating, Construction Defects
...Other related areas of expertise include structural strengthening design utilizing CFRP & GFRP, waterproofing design and leak investigations and corrosion control methods such as corrosion inhibitive treatments and cathodic protection. Mr. Kennedy has over 20 years of structural engineering consulting experience and over 15 years of construction management experience, with the majority of that focused on repair and renovation of structures.

Maxwell Boakye, MD, MPH, MBA University of Louisville Department of Neurosurgery

Louisville, Kentucky
Neurological Surgery, Spine Surgery & Spine Care - spine fusion, spine instrumentation, spine surgery complications, postoperative complications, postoperative paralysis, craniotomy, laminectomy, spinal stenosis, neurological complications, spine infection, revision spine surgery
...I have over 100 peer-reviewed publications in spine outcomes and complications and extensive experience in medical record utilization reviews, and case reviews for attorneys.

Robert L. Wolf III, PE Forensic and Engineering Services, PLLC

La Grange, Kentucky
Electrical Engineering, Electricity - Substation, Protective Relaying, Power Line Carrier, Control Systems, Shock, Electricity, Human Performance, Human Error, Transmission, Distribution, Industrial, Commercial, Petrochemical, Instrumentation, SCADA.
Robert Wolf, PE has spent his career as a power and controls engineer in Residential, Commercial, Institutional, Industrial and Utility industries. His career began designing building electrical systems working closely with architects, and it later evolved into heavy industrial substation and control system design - primarily refineries and chemical plants. Recently, he has spent his time working for electric utilities designing both Transmission and Distribution systems, designing protection schemes and investigating events. He has taken special interest in the area of Human Performance Improvement where he strives to understand why incidents occur, and how Human Performance Tools and Techniques can be used to prevent future incidents. He has had special training in various investigatory methods, the two most prominent being an 8-hour NERC Causal Analysis training and the 2-day TapRoot process training....

David Bodoff, DC, RN USA Experts LLC

New Orleans, Louisiana
Chiropractic, Independent Medical Examinations - Disability Opinions, Occupational Health, Utilization Management/Retrospective review, Athletic injuries, Case Review, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Nutrition, Independent Medical Examination, Covid Testing, Auto and worker's comp review, MDR, PHAD, DME Treatment Plan Review,Spinal disorders
I have twenty plus years of clinical experience in direct patient care in an ambulatory occupational health and rehabilitation/physical medicine setting. Outstanding clinical skills with ability to analyze, risk assess and manage complex medical conditions. My specialization is in non-surgical treatment of spinal disorders.

Allen R. Dennis, MD, JD, MPH Heal One LLC

Louisiana
Internal Medicine, Life Care Planning - Opiod Overdose and Abuse, Hospitalist,Opiates, Independent Medical Exam, Medication Errors, Life Care Planning, Nursing home failure,Cancer Screening, Missed Diagnosis, Internal Medicine, Heart Disease, Chronic Lung Disease, Drug Detoxification, Preventive Medicine, Elder Abuse, Wrongful Death
...Dennis has performed chart and utilization reviews for large organizations.

Jason G. Jones, PT, MS, Dip Osteopractic, Cert. SMT, Cert. DN The PMLC Group, LLC

Thibodaux, Louisiana
Physical Therapy - Neck and Back Injuries, Workplace Injuries, Offshore Injuries, MVA, Video Surveillance Analysis, Medical History Analysis, Disability Claim, Workers' Compensation Claim, Physical Therapy Medical Malpractice, Physical Therapy Standard of Care
...Because of this and his passion to make a difference, he founded The PMLC Group to utilize his skills, knowledge, and experience as a physical therapist to assist attorneys and insurance companies through the litigation process from start to finish.

Seth P Womack, MD, FAAEM

Louisiana
Emergency Medicine, Medical Management - Airway Management, Central Line Placement, Myocardial Infarction, Heart Attack, Stroke, Appendicitis, epidural abscess, aortic dissection, Pulmonary Embolism, Testicular Torsion, Ectopic Pregnancy, Medical Necessity, pediatric emergency, head trauma, billing, cost analysis, emergency trauma, trauma
...Skilled in utilization of video laryngoscopy for emergency airway management and in bedside ultrasound procedures.

Robert L Fulmer Fulmer Associates LLC

Durham, Maine
Construction Defects, Construction - Slate Roofing, Copper Roofing, Steeple Inspection, Tower Inspection, Roof Design, Historic Restoration, Building Envelope, Waterproofing, Cedar Roofing, Tile Roofing, Single-Ply Membrane, Roofing Specification, metal roofing, masonry, walls, windows, below-grade, waterproofing, construction defects
As Principal of Fulmer Associates LLC, Robert Fulmer utilizes his 38 years of professional practice and consulting experience within the building enclosure construction industry, to provide building exterior design, assessment and project management services for institutional, academic and residential structures through the application of contemporary building science and current industry standards. Robert’s professional experience includes all building enclosure systems, including all types of low-slope and steep-slope roof systems, with extensive expertise in slate, copper, tile and wood roof systems. Also, included are all types of masonry wall and window systems, stucco, plaza decks and below-grade waterproofing. He is a published author and has lectured throughout the U.S. on various exterior building science topics....

David Alley, PE ANNA Inc.

Annapolis, Maryland
Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering - electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, power plant, nuclear, gas, oil, coal, marine, design, commissioning
SUMMARY Electrical Power Plant Consulting Engineer and Project Manager experienced in • Switchgear, protection and control systems design, installation, startup, 
commissioning, performance testing and troubleshooting for • cogeneration, hydroelectric, geothermal, combustion turbine, steam 
turbine, diesel, gasoline and gas fired reciprocating engines and nuclear 
power plants and related equipment and systems for • power plant owners, facility owners, utilities, U. S. Navy, U. S. Air Force, 
US Coast Guard, MSC, environmental engineers, power system component manufacturers and switchgear & control systems manufacturers • Forensic expert witness and consultancy related to electrical engineering in electric power systems. 
 EDUCATION & CREDENTIALS • MBA, Colgate Darden Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 1983-1985....

Vera Dvorak, MD TD&P Consulting Inc.

Silver Spring, Maryland
Medical Management, Long Term Care - Home Healthcare, Managed Care, Transitional Care Management, Medical Necessity Determination, Long-Term Care Planning, Evidence-Based Care Guidelines Expert, Patient-Centered Care Expert, Geriatric Services, Utilization Review, Medical Valuation, Infectious Disease
Vera Dvorak, MD, has broad and extensive experience in a continuum of care, with over 40 years working in diverse healthcare settings including home health services, palliative care, and hospice. She has also served as medical director in all of these areas. Dr. Dvorak has been a practicing physician, a managed care executive, a strategic member of corporate leadership, and vice president and medical director of hospital-based care coordination. She has been in charge of the appeals department in various managed care organizations; and is the founder of transitional care management for one of the largest healthcare systems in Northern Virginia. Dr. Dvorak’s focus has been on medical necessity determination, appropriate discharge disposition with defined short and long-term care needs. She has been a proponent of consistently applying evidence-based care guidelines to support clinical decision-making on a case-by-case basis and across the continuum of care to maximize the potential for...

Ole E Haaland, PE ANNA Inc.

Annapolis, Maryland
Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering - electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, power plant, nuclear, gas turbine, generator, engineering, relays, design, contractor, commissioning, marine, Electrical Power, Utility, Power, Electrical Generation, Generation
SUMMARY Mr. Haaland has thirty four years experience in power production, design, construction, and commissioning, with 27 years managing people and projects. He is a registered professional engineer in Maryland and held a Senior Reactor Operator’s license at Indian Point #3 Nuclear Power Plant. Experience is in conventional, nuclear, and alternate fuel power plant mechanical and electrical systems management, design, construction, plant outage management, start-up, performance testing, and operation. He has performed as Project Manager, Construction Manager, and Commissioning Manager for several Greenfield power projects. He has successfully engineered, estimated, planned, executed work, and provided troubleshooting services for power plants of varied prime movers. His has been instrumental in meeting contractual and schedule requirements. EDUCATION AND COMMITTIES BSME, New York Institute of Technology, 1980 IEEE-45.1 Shipboard Power Systems – Design Committee ASSOCIATIONS Electrical...

Robert W Baritz, DC

Brockton, Massachusetts
Chiropractic, Document Examination - Professional conduct, Peer Review, Chiropractic Insurance Consultant, Board Regulations, Board of Registration of Chiropractors, Chiropractic Standards, Chiropractic Licensing, Malpractice, Over-utilization, Stroke, Fail to diagnose, Fraud, Compliance, Personal Injury, Ethics, Complaints, Disputes
...Dr Baritz consults in the areas of Professional conduct, Peer Review, Chiropractic Insurance Consultant, Board Regulations, Board of Registration of Chiropractors, Chiropractic Standards, Chiropractic Licensing, Malpractice, Over-utilization, Stroke, Fail to diagnose, Fraud, Compliance, Personal Injury, Ethics, Complaints, and Disputes

Steven L. Bernstein, P. E., F. ASCE SLB Group, LLC

Norton, Massachusetts
Civil Engineering, Construction - Flooding, Drainage, French Drains, Storm Water, Hydrology, Water Supply, Sewers, Septic Systems, Pavement analysis, Paving, Grading, Basement flooding. (I do not do Land Surveying) (Note-not a Structural Engineer)
...Provides expert opinion/witness of drainage and/or flooding issues affecting upstream or downstream properties as well as other utilities such as water supply, sewer/septic systems and/or other civil/site issues such as pavement and grading. Has taught at Wentworth Institute, Boston. Has authored numerous published articles and have presented at several engineering conferences on Civil Engineering topics. Note: I do Not Do Land Surveying.

Curt M Freedman, PE, CEM, CEA, LEED AP CMF Engineering Inc

Longmeadow, Massachusetts
Mechanical Engineering, HVAC - HVAC, Carbon-monoxide incidents, HVAC design, Winter Freeze-ups, Pipe failures, Industrial accidents, Appliance malfunctions, Fire sprinkler system malfunctions, Solar panel failures, Electrical equipment failures, Building assessments, Wind/flood damage, Fork lift/machine accident evaluations
...Design, engineer, and construct HVAC systems, plumbing systems, and utility conservation products; boiler and chiller design. Evaluate building mechanical and structural infrastructure. Provide forensic engineering services for attorneys and the insurance industry. Advocate for utility conservation and more equitable electric, natural gas, water, and sewer tariffs. STATES OF ENGINEERING REGISTRATION Connecticut, Florida, Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont Certified Energy Manager (CEM), Certified Energy Auditor (CEA), The Association of Energy Engineers. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED® AP), U.S. Green Building Council. Tau Beta Pi (τβπ) ~ Engineering honor society....

Robert L Fulmer Fulmer Associates LLC

Massachusetts
Construction Defects, Construction - Slate Roofing, Copper Roofing, Steeple Inspection, Tower Inspection, Roof Design, Historic Restoration, Building Envelope, Waterproofing, Cedar Roofing, Tile Roofing, Single-Ply Membrane, Roofing Specification, metal roofing, masonry, walls, windows, below-grade, waterproofing, construction defects
As Principal of Fulmer Associates LLC, Robert Fulmer utilizes his 38 years of professional practice and consulting experience within the building enclosure construction industry, to provide building exterior design, assessment and project management services for institutional, academic and residential structures through the application of contemporary building science and current industry standards. Robert’s professional experience includes all building enclosure systems, including all types of low-slope and steep-slope roof systems, with extensive expertise in slate, copper, tile and wood roof systems. Also, included are all types of masonry wall and window systems, stucco, plaza decks and below-grade waterproofing. He is a published author and has lectured throughout the U.S. on various exterior building science topics....

Elliot Lach, MD, FACS Boston Surgical Group

Southborough, Massachusetts
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery - Burns,Laser Injuries,Wound Care,Industrial Accident,Legal Medicine,Dogbites,Congenital&Birth Injuries,COVID-19,Board Certified,Clinical Research,Carpal Tunnel, Breast Injuries,Regulatory Affairs,Facial Fractures,Male/Female Hormone Deficiencies,Nutritional Disorders,Artificial Intelligence,Ethics
...As Burn Unit Director at the former Worcester City Hospital, I was able to utilize the first lab created skin substitute for burn care outside of Boston. President Clinton recognized my innovative technique for robotic assisted burn eschar excision and sought me out to advise at a time of national emergency in Japan. I have also been invited to present to DARPA regarding my work with limb regeneration and bone length restoration. As a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon with extensive regulatory experience, clinical expertise, and a working language of both medicine, manufacturing, and technology, I possess the necessary background to assist clients as an expert witness and advisor in a large range of medical and technical areas.

William T McGee, MD, MHA University of Massachusetts School of Medicine

Springfield, Massachusetts
Critical Care Medicine, Hospitalist - Patient Safety, Shock, Critical Care, Vascular access, Central venous catheterization, SEPSIS, Intensive Care, Respiratory Failure, Resuscitation, Infectious disease, Nosocomial Infection, Iatrogenic Complications, Post-operative infections, Pharmaceutical, device industry, complications and death.
...Early in his career he was a finalist for the Cecil Lehman Mayer Research Award from the American College of Chest Physicians for his work examining the utility of pulmonary artery catheterization in the critically ill. He was awarded the Internal Medicine Specialty Award at the Society’s 29th Scientific Symposium for research published in the Journal of American Medical Association. [Patient characteristics and ICU organizational factors that influence frequency of pulmonary artery catheterization JAMA 2000; 283:2559.] Dr. McGee developed the “Physiologic Optimization Program” and has published several papers on its use and care of the critically ill. [J Inten Care med 2009; Nov-Dec 24(6):352.] His copyrighted algorithm described in these papers has been distributed world-wide in 11 different languages. He is the editor of the Quick Guide to Cardiopulmonary Care published by Edwards Critical Care Education and widely used throughout the world....

Richard A Parker, MD Arcadia Healthcare Solutions

Newton Highlands, Massachusetts
Medical Management, Internal Medicine - Hospital Corporate Negligence, Hospital Liability, Global payment contracts, Electronic Medical Records (EMR)(EHR), Credentialing, Risk Management, Standard of Care, Ethics, Accountable Care Organization (ACO), Hospital administration, Mental Health, Discharge instructions.
...Developed and implemented strategies for reducing unnecessary medical utilization. Developed primary care networks. Developed disease management and care management programs. Experience at one of country’s top Pioneer Accountable Care Organizations (ACO). Since 2015, served as Chief Medical Officer for Arcadia Healthcare Solutions -- an EMR data aggregation and analytics company, Burlington, MA. Experienced speaker and presenter. Board Certified in Internal Medicine. 24 years of clinical experience as a primary care attending physician. Former editor of the Clinical Crossroads series in JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association). Former chief of medical services at Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Boston, MA and New England Deaconess Psychiatric unit, Boston, MA. Former Medical Director for General Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School, 2000-2015....

R Craig Williams, PE, BSME, MSAE, PhD(abd), CFEI, CFII Canney Brook Forensic Engineers

Boston , Massachusetts
Mechanical Engineering, Fire - Origin and Cause, Legal, Failure Analysis, Electrical Engineering, Equipment and Machinery, Forensic Science, HVAC, Construction Defects, Construction, Forest, Slip, Trip, and Fall, Products Liability, Premises Liability, Laboratories & Testing, Plumbing, Manufacturing, Investigation, OSHA, IBC
...Experience in professional engineering consulting, engineering research , construction management, manufacturing operations, process engineering, training millwrights, as a corporate officer, and as a director of an electric utility provided the specialized training, experience, education and knowledge for his forensic engineering practice. Forensic Engineering Practice: Fire investigations, Mechanical engineering Electrical engineering Materials engineering Failure analysis Product defect analysis, Slip, Fall, Safety, OSHA, IBC Origin and cause investigations, Environmental investigations, Workplace injury and death investigations. Construction, Industrial, Forest Machinery Fires, Failures, & Injury Services are provided to the insurance, industrial, institutional, corporate, and legal communities....

Michael Boczar, D.O. FACEP University of Michigan

Clarkston, Michigan
Emergency Medicine - Credentialing, Quality, Patient Safety, Strangulation including Erotic Asphyxiation, EMS, Sepsis, Myocardial Infarction, Testicular Torsion, Pneumonia, MCOLES Training (Michigan Coalition of Law Enforcement Standards)
...His role as Physician Advisor for Utilization Review requires the review of 1000+ cases/year. He is also involved in his hospital's Medical Legal Review Committee. In addition, Dr. Boczar has served as an Oral Board Examiner (ABEM) for several years. Dr. Boczar has previous expert witness/medical legal case review experience and has completed MCOLES training. He has served as an expert witness in numerous strangulation/erotic asphyxiation cases. Publications include book chapters as well as numerous journal articles. Additionally, Dr. Boczar has served as a Medical Director for a community hospital Emergency Department.

Jeffrey Ketchum, CRA Lordstone Corporation

Gladstone, Michigan
Employment, Management - executive recruiting, executive search consulting, headhunter, executive research, executive compensation, executive earning capacity, wage loss, executive employability, executive marketability, job search analysis, management appraisal, executive assessment.
...Industry experience: Aerospace, Agriculture, Automation, Automotive (including truck and bus), Banking, Clean Energy, Construction, Consumer Products, Defense, Digital Media, Electronics, Food Processing,, Forest Products, HVAC, Industrial Machinery, Insurance, Manufacturing, Maritime/Marine, Medical Device, Metal Fabrication, Off-road Powersports, Oil & Gas, Packaging, Plastics & Rubber, Power Generation, Printing & Publishing, Private Equity, Professional Associations, Public Transit, Pulp & Paper, Retail, Scientific Research, Shipping, Software, Technical Training, Technology, Telecommunications , Textiles, Utilities.

Susan J Koss, CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA O'Keefe

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Michigan
Accounting, Legal - Litigation support in breach of contract, lost profits, economic damages, and fraudulent conveyance matters, business valuations utilized in estate tax resolutions, shareholder disputes, marital dissolutions, and merger and acquisition transactions.
...Koss prepares complex financial analyses utilized in business turnarounds and bank workout assignments for clients. Her restructuring expertise includes a variety of industries including but not limited to distribution, real estate and manufacturing. Ms. Koss is also involved in the quantification of economic damages for large product recalls and warranty matters. Ms. Koss holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, with departmental honors, from Oakland University and is licensed by the State of Michigan as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). She is accredited by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) as a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) and has been awarded the Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) and the Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) credentials by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)....

Nicholas Rademacher, MD Rademacher Consulting

ADA, Michigan
Emergency Medicine - HIV, opioid use disorder, biomarkers, telemedicine, health informatics, sepsis, shock, hyponatremia, wound repair, trauma, troponin, d-dimer, buprenorphine
...Additionally, he provides technical support to medical providers seeking to utilize buprenorphine for the treatment of those with opioid use disorder and teaches X-waiver courses, the educational sessions required for medical professionals to obtain the license needed to prescribe buprenorphine and naltrexone. Dr. Rademacher has published articles or presented on HIV testing, the use of naloxone, medications for opioid use disorder, cardiopulmonary biomarkers (troponins and D-dimer), telemedicine, sepsis, cardiogenic shock, hyponatremia, wound repair, and trauma.

Tushar R Shah, MD, MHA Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute

Flint, Michigan
Radiation Oncology, Oncology - Radiation Oncology, Oncology, Breast cancer, lung cancer, brain tumor, stereotactic radiosurgery, prostate cancer, gynecological cancer, head and neck cancer, lymphoma, gastrointestinal cancer, Radiation injury, peer review, implant therapy, radiation side effects
...I utilize Standards of Care and National Published Guidelines in my clinical practice in oncology. I am available to provide medical chart review, narrative reports, consultation/testimony for plaintiffs and defense.

Philip Isaak, PE, P.Eng., DCDC, RCDD, SMIEEE Isaak Technologies, Inc.

Victoria, Minnesota
Information Technology, Telecommunications - Cloud Computing, Computer, Construction Claims, Contracts, Data Center, Engineering, Fiber Optic, Forensic Engineering, Internet, Intellectual Property, Life Safety, Network, Operations, Outsourcing, Project Management, Service Level Agreement, Systems Implementation, Telecom, Trade Secret
...♦TIA-942, Telecommunications Infrastructure Standard for Data Centers, Author/Editor ♦The Green Grid Member of several work groups as subject matter expert, co-authoring the following data center industry white papers: ☞AR#15-002 ICT Capacity & Utilization Metrics ☞AR#16-001 Open Standard for Data Center Availability ☞AR#16-006 Redfish API Schema for Large Scale-Out Data Centers ☞AR#17-002 Power Metrics of Information Technology Equipment (ITE) ☞AR#17-003 Data Center Infrastructure Usage Effectiveness ♦Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) In recognition of professional standing & significant contributions to the data center industry, the Officers & Board of Directors of the IEEE certify that Philip Isaak has been elected to the grade of Senior Member. IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology. ♦BICSI Outstanding Contributor Honors from International Standards Program each year since 2010.

Walt Kelly Walt Kelly Enterprises, Inc.

Winona, Minnesota
Construction, Risk Management - Excavation damage, One-Call, Telecom/fiber-optic and electric Damage, Horizontal Directional Drilling, Pipeline and building explosions, Hazardous liquid and gas distribution and transmission damage, Utility locating, OSHA 1926.651, Sewer Cross-Bores, Common Ground Alliance, Call Before You Dig.
Experienced as Director of state office of Pipeline Safety enforcing one-call laws. Consultant to Federal Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. Wrote, testified for, or assisted in passing excavation damage legislation in a dozen states. Has called in 12,000 excavation notices in 16 states. Presently active on national policy making organizations such as the Common Ground Alliance Best Practices Committee, writing for trade publications, and developing damage prevention tracks for national trade conferences. Providing expert witness work since 1995 for plaintiff and defense.

Jane K. McNaught, PhD Jane K. McNaught, PhD, Licensed Psychologist, Fellow American Board of Forensic Examiners

Edina, Minnesota
Psychology, Forensic Psychology - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, PTSD, Emotional Damages PTSD, Evaluating Credibility:Allegations of Sexual Abuse/Harassment, Personal Injury:Child and Adult, Physical injury PTSD, Medical Malpractice, PTSD Vaccine Injury Compensation PTSD, Criminal Sexual Misconduct,
...McNaught is particularly skilled in utilizing psychological testing to assess psychological injuries as well as credibility issues involved in Criminal Sexual Misconduct cases. She uses data obtained from psychological tests as demonstrative evidence to substantiate her expert opinions when testifying....

Kim E. Stonecypher, MSN, BSN, CLNC

Flowood, Mississippi
Legal Nurse Consulting, Nurse - Nursing Administration, Nursing Standard of Care, Hospital Nursing Care, Medical Record Review, Fall and Pressure Ulcer Prevention, Medical Surgical Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing, Restraints, Joint Commission, Defense, Plaintiff, Suicide Prevention and Litigation Resistant Consulting
...She will provide a comprehensive medical record review as well as an expert opinion and summary utilizing an in-depth literature review. She has both recent deposition and trial experience

Michael J Gorman, PhD, PT, DMT, FAAOMPT PT Expert Witness Edge

Chesterfield, Missouri
Physical Therapy, Orthopedics - Non-Surgical - Spinal Manipulation, Orthopedic Physical Therapy, Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy, Joint Mobilization, Soft Tissue Mobilization, Soft Tissue Injury, Physical Therapy Utilization, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Geriatrics, Joint Replacements, Rotator Cuff Injuries, Whiplash Injuries
Michael Gorman, PhD, PT, DMT, FAAOMPT is an expert clinician, educator, and business owner. Dr. Gorman is regarded as an expert in the field of Physical Therapy with extensive knowledge on current best practices, insurance reimbursement, business regulations, and clinician management. Dr. Gorman has achieved the highest level of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy training recognized by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) as a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists (FAAOMPT). He has been very involved with the Missouri Chapter of the APTA, currently serving as Vice-President of the Missouri Chapter. Dr. Gorman was a private practice physical therapy owner since 2002; during this time growing his company from one to seven locations. In 2017 he successfully sold his practice to a national health care company. In addition, Dr. Gorman is a very accomplished speaker. He leads the Orthopedic Manual Therapy education for the 2nd year Washington University...

Mike Y Jeong, DO, MPH, CMD Geriatric Medical Associates of Nevada

Las Vegas, Nevada
Geriatrics, Hospice and Palliative Care - Pressure Ulcers, Decubitus, Bed Sores, Falls, Restraints, Weight Loss/Malnutrition, Dehydration, UTI/Pneumonia, Medication Errors, Dementia, Alzheimer's, Elder Abuse, Wound Care
...Certified professional in both utilization review and utilization management. Selected as Top Doctor multiple years. Two time Student Body/Class President in medical school. Active clinical practice as a treating geriatrician, nursing home medical director and hospice medical director. Experienced expert witness.

Rebecca H. Loftis, PsyD CCHP-MH Loftis Forensic Consulting LLC

Nevada
Forensic Psychology, Psychology - Criminal Forensic Evaluations, Trial Consultation, Correctional Suicide Prevention, Violation of Correctional Standards, Psychological Autopsy, Violence Risk Assessment, Psychosexual risk Assessment, Psychopathy, Threat Assessment, Court Involved Treatment, Anger Management, Clinical File Review
...Loftis has co-developed a sex offender curriculum which is utilized by the State of Nevada Department of Corrections. She currently resides in Dragoon, Arizona.

Robert H. Odell, Jr., MD, PhD Neuropathy & Pain Center of Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada
Pain Management - Medicine, Anesthesiology - Low back pain, neck pain, personal injury, facet syndrome, discogenic disease, radiculopathy, RSD, CRPS, electromedicine, referred pain, neuropathic pain, lumbar decompression, interventional pain management, medication management, over billing in pain management, over utilization in pain management
Dr. Odell is a Stanford and UCLA trained practicing anesthesiologist and pain management physician, board certified in both. He holds a PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Stanford and has published in the lumbar decompression and electromedicine literature. A significant percentage of his pain practice has involved medical-legal cases.

Robert L Fulmer Fulmer Associates LLC

New Hampshire
Construction Defects, Construction - Slate Roofing, Copper Roofing, Steeple Inspection, Tower Inspection, Roof Design, Historic Restoration, Building Envelope, Waterproofing, Cedar Roofing, Tile Roofing, Single-Ply Membrane, Roofing Specification, metal roofing, masonry, walls, windows, below-grade, waterproofing, construction defects
As Principal of Fulmer Associates LLC, Robert Fulmer utilizes his 38 years of professional practice and consulting experience within the building enclosure construction industry, to provide building exterior design, assessment and project management services for institutional, academic and residential structures through the application of contemporary building science and current industry standards. Robert’s professional experience includes all building enclosure systems, including all types of low-slope and steep-slope roof systems, with extensive expertise in slate, copper, tile and wood roof systems. Also, included are all types of masonry wall and window systems, stucco, plaza decks and below-grade waterproofing. He is a published author and has lectured throughout the U.S. on various exterior building science topics....

Suleman Khawaja, M.D. Khawaja Expert Review Services

Ridgewood, New Jersey
Hospitalist - Hospitalist, COVID-19, sepsis, pulmonary embolism, stroke, myocardial infarction, cancer, congestive heart failure, pneumonia, gastrointestinal bleeding, kidney failure, cirrhosis, patient handoffs, hospitalist co-management, hospital transitions of care
...I saw patients regularly, was regarded as the health system's subject matter expert in hospital medicine, and managed the various challenges that face hospitalists: - Increasing physician workload and staffing pressures - Widening scope of practice - Patient handoffs and shift-to-shift continuity of care - Communication and integration of input involving multiple specialists - Collaboration with NP's and PA's - Hospital resource utilization, length-of-stay, and ED throughput pressures - Use of often-flawed EMR's and CPOE platforms These are key drivers of malpractice litigation involving hospitalists. I've returned to full-time clinical practice, where hospitalists make tough decisions every day. Hospitalists often must balance system-level policy mandates and other external pressures against medical liability risk....

James M. Lopes, M.D. Medsurity Experts

Springfield, New Jersey
General Surgery
...In his clinical practice, he focuses on developing a full weight loss program, utilizes small incision surgery to minimize postoperative pain, and utilizes a comprehensive bariatric team approach for optimal results. Dr. Lopes is currently a principal investigator in a clinical trial evaluating bariatric surgery – gastric sleeve and gastric bypass – for lower BMI (30-35) patients. Dr. Lopes a partner at Advanced Surgical Associates, graduated from Yale as an undergraduate, medical school at Einstein, further surgical training at U FL and Indiana. Dr. Lopes teaches medical students and Columbia surgery residents. He prides himself on having a low complication rate. He was elected as Top NJ doctor by his peers for the past 3 years and received the Vitals.com Patients Choice Award two years. Certifications: American Board of Surgery, Board Certified Basic and Advanced Life Support Advanced Trauma Life Support

Tamanna Nahar, MD, MBA, FACC, FASE

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology - Vascular/Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Ultrasound, Preventive Medicine, Medical Management, Medical Devices, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiovascular Genetics, Heart Failure, Interventional Cardiology, Onco-Cardiology, Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD), Structural Heart Disease
...Current Medical Licenses: • Pennsylvania • New York • New Jersey • Texas • Florida • Kentucky Highlights: Academic Medicine, Hospital Administration, Director Noninvasive Labs, Interventional Cardiology, Telemedicine, Clinical Trials, IRB Committee, Faculty Mentorship, Risk Management, Quality Assurance, Expert Witness, Utilization Review, Remote Imaging Review, Clinical Content Development Review

Frank Ferrantello, PLS Ferrantello Group

Plainview, New York
Land Surveying, Slip Trip & Fall - Boundary Dispute, accident and site mapping, civil engineering,flood,drainage,utility,land development,standard of care,easements,mapping,zoning,land use,earth work, adverse possession,
...Prior to and post college, Both my Field and Office Work experience has dealt with a wide range of types of projects and sites including Residential single to multifamily, High Rise, Municipal, Utility, Private, Public, Commercial and Industrial. Professional Associations: • NYAPLS (New York Association of Professional Land Surveyors) - (Public Relations Board, Standards Board, Strategic Planning committee); Regional President • NSPS (National Society of Professional Surveying); • ALTA (American Land Title Association); • ACSM (American Congress of Surveying and Mapping); • NSCE (Nassau-Suffolk Civil Engineers &Land Surveyors Organization) – (Board of Directors 2013-2015,

Curt M Freedman, PE, CEM, CEA, LEED AP CMF Engineering Inc

New York
Mechanical Engineering, HVAC - HVAC, Carbon-monoxide incidents, HVAC design, Winter Freeze-ups, Pipe failures, Industrial accidents, Appliance malfunctions, Fire sprinkler system malfunctions, Solar panel failures, Electrical equipment failures, Building assessments, Wind/flood damage, Fork lift/machine accident evaluations
...Design, engineer, and construct HVAC systems, plumbing systems, and utility conservation products; boiler and chiller design. Evaluate building mechanical and structural infrastructure. Provide forensic engineering services for attorneys and the insurance industry. Advocate for utility conservation and more equitable electric, natural gas, water, and sewer tariffs. STATES OF ENGINEERING REGISTRATION Connecticut, Florida, Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont Certified Energy Manager (CEM), Certified Energy Auditor (CEA), The Association of Energy Engineers. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED® AP), U.S. Green Building Council. Tau Beta Pi (τβπ) ~ Engineering honor society....

Martin H. Klahr, M.D.

Staten Island, New York
Gastroenterology - Colon Cancer, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Colonoscopy and Endoscopy, Ulcerative Colitis and Crohns, Indications and Complications of procedures, Perforation, Diverticulitis, Ischemic Bowel, Gastric/Esophageal/Hepatic/Pancreatic Cancer, Pancreatitis, Gallbadder/Liver Disease, Duodenal/Gastric Ulcers
...Additionally, he owned a private practice where he utilized his excellent communication and diagnostic skills and performed procedures. Dr. Klahr also has extensive hospital and nursing home experience and has an expert opinion on standard of care. He has vast experience in teaching gastroenterology fellows and residents and is able to explain complex medical subjects in simpler terms. Dr.Klahr is now able to devote all of his time to reviewing cases in a timely fashion and in an expert manner.

Michael D. Leibowitz, MD, C.M.D. Advanced Pain Medicine and Rehabilitation, PC

Roslyn Heights, New York
Physical Medicine & Rehab, Geriatrics - Catastrophic Injuries, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, Personal Injury, Trauma, Pressure Ulcers, Nursing Home, Life Care Planning, Neurology Disorders, Orthopedics non-surgical, Spinal Disorder/Injury, Spinal Cord Injury, Brain Injury, Pain Management-Medicine
...Medical Malpractice, Disability Claims Disputes, Disability Insurance, Life Care Planning, Personal Injury, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Peer Reviews, Utilization Reviews, Managed Care, Health Insurance Claims, Industrial Accidents, Workers' Compensation, Product Liability, Independent Medical Examinations, IME

Lee E Marchessault, CUSA, CUSP Workplace Safety Solutions, Inc.

New York
Electricity, Safety - Electrical Safety, Electrocution, Electrical Arc Flash Burns, Utility Safety, Power Systems Safety, Utility Fall Protection, Transmission and Distribution Safety
I am the President of Workplace Safety Solutions, Inc. which has provided safety consultation services to over 600 companies internationally. As such, my focus has been on working with these companies, their employees, and cultivating our employees to build a solid consulting business. Now with additional resources, I am comfortable to dedicate more time to expert witness work and provide law firms with the service, dedication and commitment they need to effectively assist them with their legal cases and associated schedules.

Mike M. Pappas, DO

Astoria, New York
Physical Medicine & Rehab, Pain Management - Medicine - Nursing Homes, Life care planning, Physical medicine and rehabilitation, Pain management, Traumatic brain injury, TBI, Spinal cord injury, amputations, complex regional pain syndrome, CRPS, IME, Pharmaceutical review, Herniated discs
...Medical malpractice, Utilization Reviews, Health Insurance Claims, Workers Compensation, Independent Medical Exams, Peer Reviews, Pharmaceutical Reviews.

Steven Pietropaolo, MS, P.E., CFEI LGI Forensic Engineering, PC

North White Plains, New York
Engineering, Forensic Science - Forensic Engineering, Explosions, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Product Liability, Fires, Fire Protection, Appliances, Construction, Building Defects, Failure Analysis, Laboratories & Testing, Building Defects, Plumbing
...He has extensive experience in Utility Company procedures/equipment and investigating major incidents involving electrical, gas, steam system failures, and construction accidents. He has been retained on numerous large multimillion-dollar property damage cases as well as fatal accidents and fires/explosions including those that resulted in injury.

DOUGLAS R STRANG, P.E. S & S ENGINEERING, P.C.

BATAVIA, New York
Electrical Engineering, Safety - Arc Flash, Shock, Arc Blast, Electrical Accident, Power System Studies, NFPA 70E, Electrical Code, Utility Distribution, Stray Voltage, NESC, IEEE,
...He has designed power distribution, lighting, control systems, fire alarm and security systems for utility, industrial, commercial, and pharmaceutical clients. Mr. Strang’s specialty is power systems analysis and the engineering of medium and high voltage distribution systems and substations. He has lectured at several conferences and is an expert in the field of short-circuit analysis, overcurrent protective device coordination studies, and arc-flash calculations. Mr. Strang has lectured at many safety conferences and provided electrical safety training for many companies. Deposition and trial experience.

R Craig Williams, PE, BSME, MSAE, PhD(abd), CFEI, CFII Canney Brook Forensic Engineers

New York
Mechanical Engineering, Fire - Origin and Cause, Legal, Failure Analysis, Electrical Engineering, Equipment and Machinery, Forensic Science, HVAC, Construction Defects, Construction, Forest, Slip, Trip, and Fall, Products Liability, Premises Liability, Laboratories & Testing, Plumbing, Manufacturing, Investigation, OSHA, IBC
...Experience in professional engineering consulting, engineering research , construction management, manufacturing operations, process engineering, training millwrights, as a corporate officer, and as a director of an electric utility provided the specialized training, experience, education and knowledge for his forensic engineering practice. Forensic Engineering Practice: Fire investigations, Mechanical engineering Electrical engineering Materials engineering Failure analysis Product defect analysis, Slip, Fall, Safety, OSHA, IBC Origin and cause investigations, Environmental investigations, Workplace injury and death investigations. Construction, Industrial, Forest Machinery Fires, Failures, & Injury Services are provided to the insurance, industrial, institutional, corporate, and legal communities....

Mark Winther, MD, FACEP New York Physicians Medical Legal Consulting, LLC.

Altamont, New York
Emergency Medicine, Telemedicine - Resuscitation, myocardial infarction, airway management, wound care, sepsis, necrotizing fasciitis, stroke, fracture management, appendicitis, testicular torsion, ectopic pregnancy, pulmonary embolism, Steven-Johnson Syndrome, allergic reactions, cardiac arrhythmias, trauma care, telemedicine
...Skilled in utilization of video laryngoscopy for emergency airway management Completed multiple SEAK expert witness training courses. *Responsive and Easily Accessible by phone or email within one day

James Kemmler, MD

Celina, Ohio
Orthopedic Surgery - orthopedic, orthopaedic, trauma, total joints, shoulder, knee, hip, ankle, wrist, elbow, revisions, reverse total shoulder arthroplasty, hand and wrist reconstruction, arthroscopic sports reconstruction
I have spent over 13 years performing KePRO Medicare/Tricare/Medicaid standard of care reviews and have also been involved with BWC/Sheakley standard of care and care utilization evaluations for a number of years. I have also performed case and care reviews, in addition to performing depositions as necessary, for accident, medical malpractice, and BWC cases throughout my orthopaedic career. IME’s have also been an ongoing part of my practice. These reviews and involvements have transitioned into the development of my consulting business; James Kemmler, MD Consulting, LLC. I have been practicing orthopaedic surgery now for approximately 25 years. My practice is global, encompassing all ages from infants to the elderly....

John M. Kennedy, PE Kennedy Consulting Group, LLC

Ohio
Structural Engineering, Building Inspection - Parking Structures, Concrete Cracking, Concrete Deterioration, Leak Analysis, Waterproofing, Corrosion Damage, Precast Concrete, Post-Tensioned Concrete, Post-Tensioning Failure, Expansion Joint, Deck Coating, Construction Defects
...Other related areas of expertise include structural strengthening design utilizing CFRP & GFRP, waterproofing design and leak investigations and corrosion control methods such as corrosion inhibitive treatments and cathodic protection. Mr. Kennedy has over 20 years of structural engineering consulting experience and over 15 years of construction management experience, with the majority of that focused on repair and renovation of structures.

David F Lang, MD Farlang Consulting, LLC

New Albany, Ohio
Neurology - Neurology, Medicine, Neuro-hospitalist, Electro-diagnostic Medicine, Hospice & Palliative Care (Neurology), File Review, Disability File Review, Peer Review, Utilization Review

Matthew C. Neff, P.E.,P.S. M.Neff Consultants

Cleveland, Ohio
Civil Engineering, Land Surveying - civil engineering, drainage, grading, utilities, site design, subdivisions, land development
...Neff has expertise in the areas of civil / site engineering, design and review of roadways, utilities, sanitary sewers, storm sewers, water mains, site planning, industrial site design, residential site design, multi-family site design, stormwater management, soil and erosion control, water quality, EPA regulations, and feasibility studies. Mr. Neff has surveying expertise in land surveying including boundary line determination; boundary, topographic and ALTA/ACSM surveys. Mr. Neff has been an expert witness including document analysis and report preparation in land development and drainage cases.

Scott A. Vura, PE Osborn Engineering

Cleveland, Ohio
Engineering, Civil Engineering - Civil Engineering, Storm Drainage, Site Development, Grading, Underground Utilities, Athletic Fields, Stadiums, Detention Basins, Construction Claims, Pavement, Roadway, Culverts
...Project experience includes utilities – waterlines, sanitary & storm sewers – site development, storm water analysis and detention/retention basin sizing and athletic fields.

Robert A Durham, PhD, PE THEWAY Labs

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Failure Analysis, Engineering - Fire, Engineering Mechanical, Engineering Electrical, Building Inspection, Construction, Electricity, Electronics, Laboratories & Testing, Investigation, Products Liability, Plumbing, Forensic Science
...He has testified as an expert witness in multiple states, in federal jurisdictions, before FERC and state utility commissions. He is a certified fire and explosion investigator. He has been involved in over 2,500 failure analysis projects including: power systems, lightning, electrocutions, oil & gas, tank batteries, industrial, commercial, residential, lighting appliances, utility systems, utility regulation, fire, equipment damage, switchgear, construction equipment, electronics, overhead lines, underground lines and fire protection equipment. Licensed PE in 11 States; BS EE, ME, PhD

Shelly Coffman, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, CIDN, CSCS 360 sports medicine & spine therapy

PORTLAND, Oregon
Orthopedics - Non-Surgical, Physical Therapy - Spinal & joint Mobilization & Manipulation, Orthopedic PT, Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy, Soft Tissue Mobilization, Soft Tissue Injury, Physical Therapy Utilization, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Post Surgical Rehab, Rotator Cuff Injuries, Whiplash Injuries, MVA, motor vehicle accident
Shelly Coffman, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, CIDN, CSCS is a practicing physical therapist and private practice owner with 25+ passionate years in the field of orthopedic rehabilitation, specializing in spine rehabilitation and extremity conservative and post surgical rehabilitation, with additional specialization in ankle and foot rehabilitation and orthotics. She has achieved the highest level of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy training as recognized by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), as a manual therapy fellow following post professional training through the Ola Grimsby Institute. She is a respected author and lecturer, contributing to Physical Therapy texts and peer reviewed Journals. Dr. Coffman provides legal chart review and expert witness services regarding standard of care in Physical Therapy.

Ee Lin Wan, MD

Medford, Oregon
Hospitalist, Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine, Infections, Congestive Heart Failure, Pulmonary Embolism, Respiratory Failure, Renal Failure, Stroke, GI Bleed, Myocardial Infarction, Chest Pain, Diabetes, Covid, Internal Medicine, hospitalist, evidence based medicine, EBM, Hospital medicine, rural, suburban, community
...In addition to her clinical practice, she serves as the Medical Director for Clinical Documentation Improvement and Utilization Management for her hospital. She is well-versed in Center of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) guidelines for Hospital Acquired Conditions (HACs), Diagnosis Related Coding (DRG) as well as status of care criteria. Dr. Wan chairs education conferences for Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) nurses and clinical coders and helps improve hospital quality standards and hospital revenue cycle management. Dr. Wan is currently retained as a medical consultant for the Oregon Medical Board. Please reach out to discuss potential expert witness or other medico-legal work. Dr. Wan offers a 15 minute complimentary case discussion to ensure the case is a good fit for both parties.

Keith A. Bergman, PE Bergman Engineering, LLC

Harleysville, Pennsylvania
Premises Liability, Traffic Engineering - Accident Reconstruction, Civil Engineering, Codes and Standards, Construction, Highway and Street Design, Job-Site Safety, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Premises Liability, Slip Trip and Fall, Transportation, Traffic Engineering, Walkway Surface and Pavement Evaluation
...Hired for our expertise, we utilize our knowledge and experience to evaluate cases and claims with regard to civil engineering concepts. This can extend to a number of different practice areas for both plaintiff and defense counsel. Our case experience ranges from small private claims to large civil claims. We have consulted in complex claims and litigation on behalf of corporations, attorneys, insurance companies, and municipal/government agencies. Certified Professional Engineer: California, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

Christina (Tina) M. Comisarek, CDS, CDT North East Commercial Safety Consulting, LLC (NECSC, LLC)

Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Transportation, Safety - Truck Driver Safety Training, Trucking, Safety, FMCSA rules, Truck/Semi Accident Investigation, Loading/Unloading, School Bus
...Her safety training program recently utilized by a client who had an unsatisfactory safety record effectively reduced their safety incidents by 2/3 in 8 months, and after approximately 1 year, helped them obtain a perfectly clean safety record – which also included good/clean DOT inspections, continuous reductions in camera incidents, etc. Tina's CDL has nearly every endorsement. She also had credentials of Certified Director of Safety(CDS) and a Certified Driver Trainer(CDT) and has taken Accident Investigation Courses I, II, III. She continuously engages in classroom/online training and looks forward to enrolling in other certification courses. She is a member of organizations such as PMTA, NATMI, WIT, OOIDA and ATA and has participated in driving competitions (and placed). She was also peer-nominated for ATA’s America’s Road Team and was also a past participant in the student Trucker Buddy program....

Daniel P. Connolly Pittsburgh Collision & Reconstruction Services, LLC

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Accident Reconstruction, Transportation - Commercial Vehicle Accident,Truck ECM Imaging, Trucking Accidents, Certified DOT Inspector, Bus Accidents, Passenger Vehicles, Pedestrian/Bicycle, Motorcycle Reconstruction, Bosch/Hyundai/Kia Crash Data Retrieval, Occupant Kinematics, Aerial Drone Forensic Mapping, 3-D Animation, ACTAR Accredited
...We are equipped to image and evaluate Engine computer data (ECM) as well as Airbag Control Modules utilizing the Bosch CDR tool and the Hyundai/Kia Tool. Our firm is staffed with a certified DOT Inspector and State Inspection Mechanic. Each investigation and reconstruction includes an inspection of the involved vehicles to document damage and check for mechanical failures. Proper scene documentation and measuring is essential to a through crash reconstruction. Our 24 hour quick response team will respond and document the crash scene before evidence disappears. Our FAA Licensed Drone Pilot will provide aerial documentation to be utilized in 3-D scale modeling. Mr. Connolly is a Court Certified Expert Witness in Local Court, Commonwealth Court and Federal Court. He assesses the evidence and provides opinions based on the facts. He has testified for both plaintiff and defense in Depositions, Meditations and Civil and Criminal trials. Mr....

Chuck Dutill, PE, DFE Heritage Technical Services, Inc.

West Chester, Pennsylvania
Environmental, Engineering - Hydrology, Sewer, Water, Flooding, Groundwater, Hydrogeology, Drainage, Wastewater Treatment, Septic Systems, Utility, Sewer Systems, Sanitary Sewage, Mold, Stormwater Management, Hydraulics, Hazardous Waste, Drinking Water, Waste Management, Erosion, Soils, Pumping, Water Quality, Air Quality
Nationwide experience as hydrologist, environmental engineer, and civil engineer, including for construction, operations, design, inspections, floodplains, contamination, toxicity, hazardous waste, spills, grading, remediation, pollution, sinkholes, health and safety, pumping, modeling, odors, soils, dams, regulations, combined sewers, overflows, aquifers, water distribution, water treatment, hydraulic fracturing, Standard of Care, sedimentation, hydroplaning, wetlands, landfills, monitoring, infiltration/inflow, and metering. Forensic cases for Mr. Dutill have comprised federal and state courts, and include damages from approximately $25,000 to approaching $1 billion, with most between $100,000 to $5M. As indicated in feedback from attorneys on expert witness cases, some of the strengths of Mr. Dutill include understandable guidance, responsiveness, timeliness, communication, effective report writing, strong testimony (including on cross), efficiency, organization, and assistance with...

James R Quinn, RN, BSN, CCRN, CLCP J. Quinn Consulting, LLC.

Langhorne, Pennsylvania
Life Care Planning, Nurse - Traumatic Brain injuries, Surgical revisions, Orthopedic injuries, Chronic pain, Amputations, Burns, Electrocution, End stage renal failure, Dialysis, Spinal cord injuries, End of Life Care/Hospice.
...He utilizes multiple paid UCR databases per geographical zip code when determining the cost of future medical care. Currently, Mr. Quinn is enrolled in the American Academy of Professional Coders' Certified Professional Biller course to further his education when serving as a damages expert.

James J Shields, PE J&J Associates

Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania
Mechanical Engineering, Equipment & Machinery - Fuels, Piping, Hose, Pumps, Compressors, Storage Tanks, Trucks (Fuel), Boilers, Concrete Handling, Fired Heaters, Controls, Appliances, Explosions, Failure Analysis
BIOGRAPHY ENGINEERING & CONSULTING SERVICES based on over 45 years experience in the design, startup, and trouble-shooting of: piping systems, fluid machinery and auxiliary equipment (pumps, compressors, storage tanks, heat exchangers, filters, separators, valves) instrumentation, & controls in utility and industrial power plants. EXPERT WITNESS Investigations/Reports/Testimony on: Gaseous & Liquid fuels; Fuel Delivery Trucks; Natural Gas & Propane Systems & Storage Tanks ; Residential/Commercial Oil & Gas-fired: Boilers, Furnaces, Heaters; Air Conditioning Plants; Electric Generators; Concrete Pumping Apparatus & Hoses; Domestic & Commercial Appliances. FAILURE ANALYSIS of: Natural Gas/Propane Explosions; Boilers; Furnaces; Hot Water Heaters; Pumps; Piping/Hoses/Plumbing; Automatic Control Devices; Appliances (Gas Ranges, Washers, Dryers, Water Chillers).

Chad E. Jones, P.E., CMSE®, CFEI The Warren Group, Inc.

Irmo, South Carolina
Mechanical Engineering, Fire - Machine Design & Safeguarding, HVAC and Plumbing Systems for Commercial, Industrial & Residential, Fires & Explosions Investigator, Certified Machine Safety Expert, Process Engineering, Industrial Accident Investigation
...His machine design experience includes utilizing diffusion pumps in the design of high vacuum production equipment for manufacturing facilities. He was also the engineer responsible for mechanical power presses at a capacitor production facility. His vertical construction design experience includes industrial heating, cooling, ventilation, and piping; while his commercial HVAC and plumbing design experience includes heating and cooling, commercial kitchen ventilation and fire protection, as well as plumbing. A lifelong auto and motorcycle enthusiast, Chad is accomplished in the maintenance, repair, and modification of vehicles and engines. He is also an IFSAC Certified Interior Structural Firefighter II with the Northwest Volunteer Fire Department in Greenwood, South Carolina. He has served on the Board of Directors of the department since 2002.

Scott J. Taylor, CDP Accident Reconstruction and Animations

South Carolina, South Carolina
Accident Reconstruction, Products Liability - 3D Trucking Accident Reconstruction Animations, Accident Reconstruction Animations, Night Lighting Accidents, 3D Crime Scene Reconstructions, Whiplash Accidents, Products Liability, Pedestrian Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Cranes Accidents, Dart Out Accidents, Slip and Fall, Fires Simulations
...To save costs of surveys or visiting the accident or criminal site, he utilizes satellite photos and elevations, police reports, photos, statements, and diagrams 5- 36% of 230 cases were from repeating attorneys or experts from prior cases 6- His Experian 806 Credit Score was in the highest "Exceptional" rating 7- His IQ tested 143 = 1 in 278 people, qualified in Navy on GRE Graduate Schools Records Exam 8- Trucking accidents labor hours were 61% of 230 cases animations 9- Return on investment usually returns costs many times over, many tenfold, and some greater 10- Mr. Taylor was the pioneer who wrote an admissibility paper suggesting American Judge's qualifying animations questions, based on 12 Law books of "Federal Evidence Rules" precedents, for Attorney Kendall Few, Greenville, SC, to present live to the National Institute For Trial Advocacy (NITA) meeting in Keystone, Colorado....

Roger W. Griffith, P.E. Griffith Engineering & Consulting, Inc.

Jefferson City, Tennessee
Plumbing, HVAC - Plumbing, plumbing systems, plumbing codes, plumbing design, plumbing engineering, piping, hot water systems, scalding, Legionella, fuel gas systems, gas appliances, gas venting, carbon monoxide poisoning, HVAC, HVAC design, fire protection, sprinkler systems, construction defects, failure analysis
...Griffith worked at the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), an electric utility, as a nuclear piping analyst, valve and heat exchanger specialist, maintenance engineer and later maintenance supervisor at a fossil plant, and quality manager. There his engineering roles included failure analysis of plant equipment. He also taught courses on the subject of problem solving and failure analysis for company employees. Mr. Griffith serves on numerous code committees including the ICC Plumbing, Mechanical, Fuel Gas Code Action Committee, NFPA 54 Fuel Gas Code Technical Committees, and ASSE Scald Awareness Task Group....

Berneet Kaur, MD

Chattanooga, Tennessee
Neurology - Behavioral Neurology, Dementia, Memory Disorders, Cognitive Capacity, Geriatric Neurology, Polypharmacy in Elderly
...I also have special interests in medication utilization in older patients and evaluating for cognitive capacity.

Michael D. Massey, DC

Athens, Tennessee
Chiropractic, Chiropractic
Diplomate of the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians, Certified Healthcare Quality Manager, Certified Professional Coder, Former in-house claims and policy consultant for a nationwide health insurance payer, Current subject matter expert for two managed care entities, Extensive experience in review of personal injury, workers compensation, and maplractice cases, Experienced expert witness for malpractice, insurance and fraud cases

Jacob L. Borgerson, Ph.D., P.E. Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.

Houston, Texas
Construction Defects, Civil Engineering - Construction defects, concrete cracking, concrete floor slabs, concrete pavement, concrete compressive strength, ready-mix concrete, mass concrete, concrete specifications, construction tolerances, nondestructive testing and evaluation, concrete repair
...Borgerson is also experienced utilizing a variety of nondestructive evaluation methods to assess building materials and civil infrastructure. He is a member of the American Concrete Institute (ACI) and International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI). In addition, Dr. Borgerson is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Houston-Downtown. He is a licensed professional engineer in multiple states, including Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Wisconsin.

L. David Givler, MSCE, PE Givler Engineering, Inc.

San Antonio, Texas
Civil Engineering, Hydrology - flood, drainage, storm, water, floodplain, dam, hydraulics, FEMA, municipal, stormwater regulation, flood plain analysis, dam construction and maintenance, road construction and repair, water resources, runoff, flow, pipe, street, utility
...Designed public street, drainage, and utility improvements. Reviewed subdivision plats, proposed utility modifications and ordinances. Experienced in site development and subdivisions. Designed roads, utilities, lot layouts, grading plans, detention ponds and drainage systems for residential and commercial subdivisions. Experienced in public presentations and teaching. Taught university-level lab classes and recitations as a teaching assistant. Made numerous public presentations at city council meetings and public hearings as a city engineer. Experienced as an expert witness. Participated in over 90 cases, authoring numerous reports, appearing in depositions at least 17 times, and testifying in court at least 5 times.

Devin Peck Austin Interventional Pain

Georgetown, Texas
Pain Management - Medicine, Anesthesiology - Interventional Pain, Pain Medicine, Anesthesia Pain Management, Spine, Musculoskeletal
...He has also worked as a utilization review expert, disability reviewer, and currently reviews cases for the Texas Medical Board. In his clinical practice, Dr. Peck manages acute and chronic pain of all kinds, including cancer pain, neuropathic pain, CRPS, spine and neck pain, joint pain, and many other painful conditions. He employs multi-modal care, combining interventional approaches such as spinal cord stimulation, nerve blocks and nerve ablation, peripheral nerve stimulation, epidural steroid injections, cryotherapy, and other approaches with medication management, physical therapy, and other modalities. He has extensive experience with opioid management, including assisting patients transitioning off of opioids, and identifying patients at risk for opioid abuse and misuse.

Jill Shackelford

Austin, Texas
Mining, Construction - Asphalt, Paving, Limestone Mining, MSHA, Environmental, Seal Coating, Chip Seal, Edward's Aquifer, Sand and Gravel, Construction Claims, Aggregates, Asphalt design, Asphalt employment, Asphalt and Aggregate Trucking
...Additionally Jill consults mining operations from MSHA to blasting for sites utilizing explosives. Jill has been instrumental in working with legal teams on strategy as well as expert witness testimony. In addition to Industrial Asphalt, Jill was a founder and partner of KBDJ LP, a limestone quarry in Buda Texas. She was instrumental in the permitting of this Greenfield site into a quality limestone operation. Through her leadership, KBDJ won the prestigious Pit & Quarry Magazine’s, Producer of the Year Award in 2008 She has vast knowledge in all areas of the permitting process including air quality permits, water pollution abatement plans, groundwater monitoring and emissions reductions programs, mine safety and health compliance, and asphalt technology from production to placement. Jill worked hand in hand with the Texas Commission of Environmental Quality to manage the environmental protection plan for the KBDJ

Gordon A Shepperd, PE Apollo BBC

Houston, Texas
Construction Defects, Building Inspection - Air Leakage, Air Barrier, Building Envelope, Cladding, Water Intrusion, Exterior Wall System, Insulation, Roofing, Vapor Barriers, Waterproofing, Windows, Window Testing
...He provides opinions related to causes of failures in building enclosure systems, utilizing his experience with design, construction observations, in-situ testing, and computational simulation.

Guy Wayne Sledge, P.E., P.L.S., EXW℠ GWS Engineering Consultants, LLC

Spring, Texas
Civil Engineering, Land Surveying - Specializing in Louisiana, Texas and surrounding states. Subdivision Design, Drainage Issues, Right-of-way Acquisition, Natural Drainage, Water Intrusion, Boundary Disputes, Pavement Issues, Earthwork, Benchmarks, Joint Design, Land Development, Fema Maps, Encroachments, Civil Site Development
...., EXW℠ has extensive experience in contract administration, Drainage Impact Studies, utility design, right-of-way plans, contract document preparation, rezoning, construction supervision and inspection, and preliminary and final design for such projects as subdivisions, municipal and state projects, athletic facilities, railroads, industrial parks, commercial developments, boundary surveying, property line disputes, benchmark issues, construction stakeout and topographic survey. He has provided expert witness services for over forty-five (45) years involving: subdivision design, water intrusion, slope failure, drainage/flood, grading, retention/detention basins, contract administration, pavement failure, utility pipe breakage, benchmark issues and boundary issues for over 142 cases....

Seth P Womack, MD, FAAEM

Tyler, Texas
Emergency Medicine, Medical Management - Airway Management, Central Line Placement, Myocardial Infarction, Heart Attack, Stroke, Appendicitis, epidural abscess, aortic dissection, Pulmonary Embolism, Testicular Torsion, Ectopic Pregnancy, Medical Necessity, pediatric emergency, head trauma, billing, cost analysis, emergency trauma, trauma
...Skilled in utilization of video laryngoscopy for emergency airway management and in bedside ultrasound procedures.

Lee E Marchessault, CUSA, CUSP Workplace Safety Solutions, Inc.

Williston, Vermont
Electricity, Safety - Electrical Safety, Electrocution, Electrical Arc Flash Burns, Utility Safety, Power Systems Safety, Utility Fall Protection, Transmission and Distribution Safety
I am the President of Workplace Safety Solutions, Inc. which has provided safety consultation services to over 600 companies internationally. As such, my focus has been on working with these companies, their employees, and cultivating our employees to build a solid consulting business. Now with additional resources, I am comfortable to dedicate more time to expert witness work and provide law firms with the service, dedication and commitment they need to effectively assist them with their legal cases and associated schedules.

Neelam Bandi, MD metropolitan anesthesia consultants

MCLEAN, Virginia
Anesthesiology - Airway Injury/management, Hypoxic Brain Injury, Cardiac Arrest, Medication Errors, Sleep Apnea, Regional Anesthesia (epidural/spinal/peripheral nerve blocks), Obstetric Anesthesia, OR fires, Positioning, Central lines, General Anesthesia, Preoperative assessment, Aspiration, Awareness
...She performs utilization reviews and provides her services as an expert witness in medical malpractice cases. She is licensed in DC, MD and VA.

Tarek Omar, PhD ART, LLC

McLean, Virginia
Mechanical Engineering, Accident Reconstruction - Accident investigation and reconstruction, forensic engineering, personal injury, highway safety, structural analysis, Computer Simulation, Finite Element Analysis (FEA), airbag & seatbelt, guardrails, patent infringement; slip, trip & falls; crashworthiness, fuel tank, and pipelines analysis
...Professional in utilizing state-of-the-art technology including 3-D computer animation and the latest engineering techniques for crash analysis (frontal, side-impact, incompatibility, single vehicle, rollover, etc.), crash scene investigation, crash test data analysis (FMVSS, NCAP, IIHS, etc.), crash statistical data analysis (NASS, FARS, etc.), occupant kinematics, occupant protection, biomechanics, vehicle dynamics, and computerized crash simulations.

Sara Jurek

Seattle, Washington
Orthopedic Surgery - Shoulder Surgery, Shoulder Replacement, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Trauma, Rotator Cuff Repair, Shoulder Fracture, Shoulder Instability, Medical/Legal Chart Reviews, Causation Analysis, IMEs, Medical Malpractice Expert Witness, Expert Witness
...She regularly employs nonoperative modalities to treat her patients and generally utilizes surgery only if conservative treatment fails or if the particular clinical situation mandates surgery. She has extensive training in treating athletes on the professional, collegiate, high school, and weekend warrior levels. Dr. Jurek is an expert in her practice. She frequently sees patients who are seeking a second opinion and regularly performs revision shoulder surgeries as the second treating surgeon. Dr. Jurek is an active member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) society, serving as a journal article reviewer for the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery (JSES). Additionally, she is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), and the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA). She holds medical licenses in the states of Washington and California.

Stan Mitchell ABI, Inc.

Seattle, Washington
Architecture, Building Inspection - Personal Injury, Forensic Architecture, Built Environment, Construction Defects as it relates to Personal Injury.
...Stan Mitchell is retained and utilized by both plaintiff and defense attorneys and contributes superior technical skills and a deep knowledge of building technology and codes that are practiced through continued active work in the field. **The number of cases that we have worked on is 200+ since 2008. We do not believe that the number of times we have been deposed/testified in court accurately depicts our advanced level of expertise. It usually is in the best interest for Attorneys to not go to court or deposition; our comprehensive reports have helped to avoid the inconvenience of going to court and can pave the way for a quick settlement. The number of times we have been required to testify in court and deposition is low due to the quality of our work.

Joseph W. Stengel, DO

Aberdeen, Washington
Diagnostic Radiology, Ultrasound - Abdominal imaging, general radiology, body imaging, ultrasound, obstetric ultrasound, CT, MRI, gastrointestinal imaging, biopsy and drainage, case review, peer review, file review, case merit evaluation
...Actively involved in hospital quality, utilization review and peer review activities.

Jacqueline W Wong, MD Ophthalmic Advisory Group, LLC

Bainbridge Island, Washington
Ophthalmology, Optometry - Eye Trauma Injuries, Eye Surgery Complications, Eye Infections, Vision Loss, Retinal Detachment, Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Eye Toxicity from Medications, Eye Complications from surgical procedures, Medical-Legal Evaluations
...I have utilized my clinical experience in work as a QA/UR reviewer for many carriers as well as in reviewing and being both a defense and plaintiff expert witness for ophthalmology malpractice and personal injury cases. My goal is to always deliver balanced unbiased objective expert opinions in a cost-effective timely manner.

Seth P Womack, MD, FAAEM

Wisconsin
Emergency Medicine, Medical Management - Airway Management, Central Line Placement, Myocardial Infarction, Heart Attack, Stroke, Appendicitis, epidural abscess, aortic dissection, Pulmonary Embolism, Testicular Torsion, Ectopic Pregnancy, Medical Necessity, pediatric emergency, head trauma, billing, cost analysis, emergency trauma, trauma
...Skilled in utilization of video laryngoscopy for emergency airway management and in bedside ultrasound procedures.