Automotive Expert Witness Listings in California

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Wesley D Hoy, PE Hoy and Miller Consulting, LLC

Automotive Expert Witness, Accident Reconstruction Expert Witness - Vehicle fire, Heavy-duty truck, rechargeable cells, Codes and standards, motorcycles, crash reconstruction, tires, brakes, motor home, vehicle preventative maintenance and inspection, vehicle recall, black box download, seat belts, HVAC
Wesley D. Hoy, P.E. is a Principal of Hoy & Miller Consulting, LLC, an authorized engineering firm that provides expert services and opinion to the legal and insurance industries. Mr. Hoy's areas of court-qualified expertise include automotive maintenance, automotive systems, automotive system failure analysis, vehicle fires, crash reconstruction and automotive electronics and electronic control systems. As an ASE certified automobile and heavy-duty truck master technician, as well as a register mechanical engineer, Mr. Hoy has an extensive practical background in automotive preventive maintenance and repair, tires, brakes, steering and suspension, vehicle electronics, seat belts, black box download and interpretation, and vehicle fires. Additionally, Mr. Hoy has an extensive background in vehicle crash reconstruction, including pedestrians, bicycles, trucks, motorcycles and automobiles, and has consulted on hundreds of cases. A partial list of specific cases that Mr. Hoy has ...
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Jack G Cohen

Westlake Village, California
Automotive Expert Witness, Transportation Expert Witness - Automotive, Automobiles, Dealerships, Auto insurance claims, Auto evaluations, Auto appraisals, Automobile rentals & heavy equipment rentals, diminished values, Private money lending in the real estate industry, credit file and qualifications, appraisals, evictions, foreclosures, industry standards
Jack Cohen has been involved in the car business with 30 years experience, wholesaling and retailing, current dealer license, owner of an automobile finance company, treasurer of an HOA board, running several dealerships and franchises. Currently holds a dealer license. Expert testimony regarding: Plaintiff & Defense / Consulting with Attorneys, Dealers, Consumers, Insurance Companies / Appraisals / Industry Standards / Dealer Fraud / Vehicles Sales and Leasing / Dealership Practices / New and Used Auto Transactions / Auto Warranty Issues / Finance Documentation and Analysis / Lender-Dealer Relationships / Wholesale & Retail / Diminished Value Cases. Areas of expertise include: Appraisals / Industry Standards / Dealer Fraud / Vehicles Sales and Leasing / Dealership Practices / New and Used Auto Transactions / Auto Warranty Issues / Finance Documentation and Analysis / Lender-Dealer Relationships / Wholesale & Retail / Diminished Value Cases Private money lending in the real est...
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Russell E Darnell, Ph.D., EDD, MBA, BSE Global Solutions

El Dorado Hills, California
Accident Reconstruction Expert Witness, Motorcycle Expert Witness - Automotive, ATV, RV, fire cause and origin, automobile, trucks, trailers, towing, patent infringement, boats, ships, racetrack design and operation, Motocross, safety engineering, master technician, engineering management, heavy equipment, warnings, scooters, counterfeit parts, vehicle testing
Qualified in State, Federal, and International Courts of Law. Motorcycle Hall of Fame. Accident reconstruction in more than 2,000 events. Broad vehicle background including testing, design, research and development. Top motorcycle and ATV expert. Contract accident reconstruction expert for U.S. Justice Dept. and California Office of the Attorney General.
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William D Guentzler, PhD Forensics International

La Quinta, California
Automotive Expert Witness, Transportation Expert Witness - Automotive, ATV/ATC, Motorcycles, Golf Carts, RV, Motorhomes, Vehicle Fires, Braking Systems, Cooling, Fuel Systems, Steering, Suspension, Gas, Diesel, Propane, CNG, LNG, Electrical, Ignition, Tires & Valves, Automotive Engineering, Failure Analysis,
Dr. Guentzler, a Professor Emeritus of the College of Engineering at San Diego State University, has over thirty-six (36) years’ experience as an Expert Witness, serving in over 700 court cases Nationally, involving Automobiles, Trucks, ATC’s, ATV’s, Motorhomes and Motorcycles. He is well known for his expertise in Braking Systems, Engine and Electrical issues, as well as Fire Cause and Origin.
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Ali Kamarei, Esq.

San Jose, California
Automotive Expert Witness, Fraud Expert Witness - Dealership Policies & Procedures, Consumer Remedies, Consumer Legal Remedies Act, Automobile Sales Finance Act, OFAC, Monroney, Auto Fraud, MSRP, False Advertising, New and Used Automobile Transactions, Buyers Guide, Improper Disclosures
Mr. Kamarei is the author and content creator for Dealer Shield, a nationwide automotive training and compliance software for both the sales and the F&I departments of new and used car dealerships, and their management. Mr. Kamarei has represented new and used car dealers for over eight years and conducted trial in a variety of cases including consumer law suits, dealership policies and procedures, new and used car sales process, fraud, CLRA violations, ASFA violations, lemon law, foreign language translations, false advertising, MSRP disclosures, Monroney requirements, dealership web site advertising, legal disclosures prior to sale of automobiles, Buyers Guide requirements, television advertisements, lender/dealer agreements, and insurance/dealer agreements. Mr. Kamarei has been a practicing trial lawyer for over twenty years. He has successfully litigated several jury and non-jury trials as well as arbitrations and mediations. He has represented clients in various jurisdi...
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Ioannis Kanellakopoulos, PhD Oraton Consulting, LLC

Redwood City, California
Automotive Expert Witness, Telecommunications Expert Witness - Telecommunications, control systems, DSL, Carrier Ethernet, physical layer, vehicle collision avoidance, blind spot monitoring, adaptive cruise control, lane keeping, driver assistance systems, autonomous vehicles, electric vehicles, hybrid powertrains, wireless transceivers, audio electronics
Dr. Kanellakopoulos is a technology leader with 25+ years of experience in research, development, operations, and administration, in both academia and industry. He is the author or co-author of one book, 6 book chapters, 24 articles in refereed technical journals, 60 papers in refereed technical conferences, and 12 contributions to international telecommunications standards committees. He has been the plenary speaker at major technical conferences, and an invited speaker at more than 40 industrial and academic venues in 12 countries across 4 continents. He has designed and built telecom products such as DSL and Carrier Ethernet hardware and software, as well as a prototype fully automated electric vehicle that was used for research purposes in multiple college campuses. He has conducted extensive research in adaptive control of nonlinear systems, with applications to automotive control systems, specifically driver assistance systems and active suspension systems. He is a Fellow...
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Lewis R. Linet, Jr., Ph.D. American Auto Seminars

Reseda, California
Automotive Expert Witness, Transportation Expert Witness - Automobile Industry Standards & Practices, Automobile Dealership Operation, Automobile Sales, Automobile Leasing, Automobile Service & Parts, Automobile Financing, Automobile Customer Relations, Automobile Industry Employment, Automobile Industry Standards of Care, Automotive Sales Training.
Lew Linet provides Nationwide Expert Witness, Consultation and Case Strategy Services in Municipal, State and Federal Litigation involving Automobile Industry Standards & Practices specializing in New and Used Car Dealership Operation. Areas of Expertise include: Sales, Leasing, Financing, Service & Parts and Sales Training. Subject Matter includes: Dealer Fraud, Lemon Law, Employment, Dealer-Manufacturer Relations, Dealer-Lender Relations, Customer Relations, Standards of Care, Advertising, Warranty Issues, Parts Defects, Discrimination, Personal Injury, Repossession, Anti-Trust Issues, Diminished Value. Lew assists both Plaintiffs and Defendants. He is an Auto Industry Veteran since 1978 and has provided Expert Witness Services since 1995. Degrees / Licenses: Ph.D., B.A. Economics – Business Marketing. California Sellers Permit, Los Angeles Business License. Check Out His CV. References Provided upon Request.
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Dennis L Madden

Ventura, California
Automotive Expert Witness - Automatic Transmission Repair, Transmission Diagnostics Transmission Shop Practices, Automatic transmissions, Standard Transmissions repair,
Dennis Madden is the CEO of the Automatic Transmission Rebuilders Association (ATRA). Dennis has worked in a shop environment as a transmission rebuilder for 10 years. During that time he has rebuilt over 5,000 transmissions. In 1987 Dennis began work as a field and research technician, author and trainer. In that capacity he has written over 100 technical articles, conducted technical seminars, fielded over 80,000 technical calls to other technicians and authored several bulletins and books. Dennis is ASE Certified in Automatic and Standard transmissions.
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Anthony G Micale, Aerospace Engineer, BSME, MBA Micale Partners

Solvang, California
Aviation & Aerospace Expert Witness, Automotive Expert Witness - Aerospace Engineer, Aircraft Engineer, Failure Investigation, Failure Analysis, Aircraft Safety Risk Assessment, Flight controls systems design, Human Factors, Hazardous Operations, DOD Secret Top Secret eligible, Space Vehicle Design, Fact Finding Event Reconstruction, Throttle Control, ABS
Anthony Micale brings over 32 years of aerospace and automotive engineering experience, including rigorous failure analysis. He is part of the Micale Partners expert witness team. He is currently employed at a Federally Funded Research and Development Corporation where he contributes to US space flight mission assurance. He has specialized in aerospace design and operation of flight and space vehicles with an emphasis on flight safety and mission assurance. Anthony is a past technical leader of an aircraft accident and incident investigation board comprised of engineers, pilots and legal counsel for a major commercial aircraft manufacturer. In this role he has studied, understood, created reports and defined design changes to resolve aircraft safety issues. Over his career he has conducted numerous analyses for root cause to determine failures attributed to design flaws, human error, human workload, improper manufacturing and inadequate maintenance. He has designed aircraft sys...
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John C Peck Bay2Sierra Silicon Services, Inc.

San Francisco, California
Electrical Engineering Expert Witness, Software Engineering Expert Witness - Source code review, Patent, Copyright, Trade secret, Digital design, ASIC, FPGA, CPLD, SoC, RTL, EDA, Graphics, Microprocessor, Embedded systems, Automotive, Network protocol, Verilog, VHDL, Prior Art Search, Validity analysis, Circuits, Linux, Swift, Java, C, C++, Python, Assembly, Pcb Layout,
I have over 25 years of experience as a software and hardware engineer with over 10 years of experience as a technical analyst for hardware and software intellectual property cases. I have drafted numerous claim charts and prepared expert reports for software copyright, trade secret, and patent litigation.  I am comfortable researching and expressing complex technical issues. I am experienced with source code review and am able to explain its operation in ways that most people can understand. To date, I have consulted on a total of 15 cases. - Consultant and analyst for multiple ITC 337 investigations - Software source code analysis for litigation including alleged copyright violation and trade secret theft - Hardware HDL/RTL source code and schematic analysis for litigation matters including patent infringement - Patent evidence of use - Reverse engineering of software on mobile, desktop, and server platforms - Performed software and hardware IP analysis and composed expert repo...
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Joshua M Pianowski

Ramona, California
Automotive Expert Witness - Automotive expert witness, auto, lemon law, automotive, lemon
MOOG certified suspension alignment specialist, ATRA certified for R&R technician and Service Writer, SUN certified Oscilloscope operator, EPA section 609 refrigerant recovery and recycling program certified for the proper handling of R12 and R134a, UTI Custom Training Group for Mercedes-Benz specialty training (480 hours of training), Level 1 BMW Master Technician, BMW group, ASE Master Technician-Certified as of 06/2015 A1 Engine Repair A2 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle A3 Manual Drive Train and Axles A4 Suspension and Steering A5 Brakes A6 Electrical/Electronic Systems A7 Heating and Air Conditioning A8 Engine Performance A9 Light Vehicle Diesel Engines G1 Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair L1 Advanced Engine Performance
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Gary A. Tillery Tillery Consulting

Lakeside, California
Automotive Expert Witness - Tires, Standard of Care Tire Stores, Tire Puncture Repairs, Spare Tire, Recalled Tires, Tire Placement, Tire Sizing, Tire Application, Tire Loading, Tire Speed Range, Tire Machines, Automotive Shop Standards, Vehicle placard tire requirements,
Established, developed and managed an independent wholesale/retail automotive tire store with a tire volume of over 13,000 tires a year with a ten employee workforce. An authorized Michelin, Uniroyal, BF Goodrich dealer also marketed Goodyear, Falken, Pirelli, Sumitomo and many other tires. Inspected and evaluated over 500 tires for warranty consideration of all makes of tires used on many foreign and domestic models of cars and light trucks; including, motor homes, box trucks, off-the-road vehicles, heavy equipment and commercial light trucks. Sold and installed Poly Fill (foam fill) for commercial use in heavy construction equipment. Processed two manufacturers tire recalls. Familiar with the manufacturers Tire Guides and Tire Fitment Guides for authorized safe tire sizing. Analyzed hundreds of tire failures to determine possible manufacturer defects, road hazard or customer misuse. Reviewed employee quality of inspection, repair and alignment of hundreds of autos and light truck...
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