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David G Aggleton, CPP, CSC

Aggleton & Associates Inc

Mission Viejo, California

Security Expert Witness, Premises Liability Expert Witness security system design, security construction documents, data center security, high rise office building security, security system procurement, security system installation
Additional Information 35-years of leadership in security industry. Served as trusted advisor to large & small commercial businesses, schools & colleges, data centers, high net worth individuals. Completed 1,000+ projects since founding Aggleton & Associates in 1996. Sample of Aggleton’s major security consulting and technology design clients: Financial  NY Merc. Exchange  Goldman Sachs  Fidelity Investments Commercial Offices  Empire State Bldg  IDS Tower  Bertelsmann Bldg Transportation  MTA, NYC  HPN White Plains Airport  ISP Long Is. Airport Pharmaceuticals  Pfizer  GlaxoSmithKline  B-M Squibb Government  United Nations  Fire Dept, NYC  Port Auth’ty NY NJ Data Centers  AT&T  DE Shaw  Google Utilities  Verizon  Westchester Water  NY Power Education  New School Univ.  Princeton University  Columbia University Public Buildings  NY Public Library  Lincoln Center, NYC  Kimmel Ctr, Philadelphia Industry  Hershey Foods  BMW  Rolex ...

Robert N. Anderson, PhD, PE, PI

RNA Consulting, Inc.

Los Altos Hills, California

Metallurgy Expert Witness, Failure Analysis Expert Witness Metallurgy, Materials, Failure Analysis, Engineering, Sciences, Accident Analysis, Thermodynamics, Corrosion, Design Failures, Asbestos, Industrial, Welds, Medical Device Failures, Electrical Fire Source, Firearms, Ballistics, Metals, Composites, Polymers, Wood, Ceramics, Building Materials, Pipes.
Additional Information Dr. Anderson is president of RNA Consulting, Inc., a forensic engineering consulting corporation that specializes in materials and metallurgical engineering and sciences. Dr. Anderson is a testifying expert in materials and metallurgical engineering, with 35+ years of experience serving courts in the U.S. and Canada. His specialties include failure analysis, corrosion, thermodynamics, engineering design failure, electrical fires, ballistics, and accident analysis. His expertise is the analysis of the behavior of materials, such as metals, plastics, glass, wood, and ceramics, in their related environments. Case areas include: • Failure of materials - metals, wood, glass, ceramic, rubber, composites, plastics. • Systems and product design failure analysis, and reliability evaluation. • Investigations involving paint, adhesives, chemicals, and asbestos. • Failures due to construction accidents or building materials failures including system design, materials selection, m...

Daniel Bak, Ph.D., P.E., FSE

Ivey Engineering

San Diego, California

Fire Expert Witness, Risk Management Expert Witness Dr. Bak is a licensed professional fire protection engineer. He has over 35 years of experience in forensic engineering; specializing in fire losses, fire protection, fire life safety, fire risk assessment, fire code analysis, Fire Sprinkler Systems, Fire Suppression systems, Fire Engineering
Additional Information Dr. Bak is a licensed professional fire protection engineer. He has over 35 years of experience in forensic engineering; specializing in fire losses, fire protection, fire life safety, fire risk assessment and code analysis. Daniel has performed fire and life safety consulting for facilities both in the US and abroad. He also has taught undergraduate courses in fire and life safety engineering. Daniel is a member of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Dr. Bak joined Ivey Engineering in 2016. His responsibilities include specifying and forensically analyzing fire protection and life safety provisions for various types of projects. He performs inspections, testing, building system analysis, computerized fire simulation and code analysis. Daniel also provides technical assistance to clients, writes reports and testifies in depositions, hearings and trials.

Scott Cohen

The Green Scene

Chatsworth, California

Construction Defects Expert Witness, Fire Expert Witness Pool Expert, Construction Defects, Construction Expert, Concrete patios, Landscaping, Vanishing Edge, Landscape Design, Concrete Contractor, Swimming Pools, Outdoor Fireplace, California Contractors, spas, Ponds and Waterfalls, Hardscape, Masonry, Fire Pits, Safety, Swimming Pool Tile Delamination
Additional Information Cohen has provided professional forensic services as a member of the industry expert program for the contractors state license board since 2002. His forensic services are less than 10% of his professional services, offered equally for plaintiffs and defendants. Cohen’s forensic Practices Assurances: - Cohen will formulate and articulate his opinions with truthfulness and clarity - Cohen will provide opinions only on subjects where he is qualified and which are based on known facts that can be proven. - Cohen will accurately track and report time and services provided - Cohen’s opinions may be subject to modification as a result of new information - Cohen will examine all documents supplied by client in a timely manner. - Cohen will work overtime if case is urgent - Cohen is under no duty to provide opinions if given insufficient time or compensation to complete a thoughtful examination of the case - Cohen will provide opinions that are not inevitable and may be differen...

Christopher Curtis, PLS, Geomatics Engineer

CBC Geospatial Consulting, Inc.

Sacramento, California

Land Surveying Expert Witness, Engineering Expert Witness Aerial Photo Analysis, Mapping, Explosions, Fire Origin & Cause Investigations, Forensic Engineering, Geographic Information Systems - GIS, High Definition Surveying (HDS), Highway Sight Distance, 3D Laser Scanning, LiDAR, Geomatics, Photogrammetry, Visibility Studies, Wildfires, Wildland Fires
Additional Information Mr. Curtis has more than 25 years of experience in land surveying and geomatics engineering. For more than 10 years, Mr. Curtis has been retained by law firms, insurance companies, the California Office of the Attorney General, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office to provide professional surveying and mapping, expert witness, and litigation consultant in civil and criminal matters related to wildfires, wildland fire origin and cause investigations (75+), explosions, highway sight distance incidents, workplace injury, catastrophic injury, and wrongful death. As a geomatics engineer, Mr. Curtis has provided project delivery support (GPS control, conventional surveying, photogrammetric mapping, raster imaging, landnet boundary resolution, right of way engineering, and GIS) on projects domestically and abroad. Mr. Curtis’ responsibilities include the supervision and direction of production staff and subconsultants on a project/task basis, cost estimating and scoping, collection, processi...

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
Additional Information Qualified in State, Federal, and International Courts of Law. Motorcycle Hall of Fame. Accident reconstruction in more than 1,000 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.

Scott Friesen, P.E.

Ivey Engineering, Inc.

San Diego, California

Engineering Expert Witness, Plumbing Expert Witness HVAC, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, piping, fire sprinkler, fire alarms, defects, claims, injury, mechanical, design, construction, energy management, HVAC, design, plumbing design, construction defects, design errors, failure analysis, design, fire suppression, life safety.
Additional Information Ivey Engineering, Inc. (IEI) is an HVAC, plumbing, process piping, fire sprinkler and energy management consulting firm. The firm performs design work, forensic analysis, expert witness consulting, product liability, and construction claims consulting. The staff is comprised of professional engineers, former construction executives and service and repair professionals. We are licensed engineers and licensed contractors. We know what it takes to design, bid and construct projects. Contact Rush Porter, Director of Business Development, for information.

Stephen George

Landscapes West (Urban Landscapes & Consulting, Inc. )

San Diego, California

Construction Defects Expert Witness, Landscape Design Expert Witness Landscaping, Landscape Construction, Irrigation, Drainage, Landscape Design, Personal Injury, Arboriculture, Landscape Property Line Disputes, Landscape Standard of Care, Landscape Maintenance, Landscape Defects, Landscape Damage, Landscape Fire Loss, Landscape Appraisal, Wildfire Evaluations
Additional Information California Landscape Contractor - Lic. #389976 & #961442 Certified Segmented Retaining Wall Installer Certified Concrete Paver Installer Memberships: CLCA California Landscape Contractors Assoc. FEWA Forensic Expert Witness Association IR Irrigation Association ISA International Society of Arboriculture ICPI Interlocking Concrete Pavement Assoc. NCMA National Concrete Masonry Association BBB Better Business Bureau * A+ rating Awards: California Landscape Contractors Association Residential Design & Build Residential Landscape Construction Commercial Design & Build Commercial Xeriscape & Slope Retention

Steven R. Graboff, MD

American Orthopaedic Associates

Huntington Beach, California

Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness, Medical Legal Evaluations Expert Witness Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Expert Witness, General Orthopedics, Legal Medicine, Orthopedic Expert, Medical Negligence, Orthopedic Negligence, Forensic Medicine, Orthopedic Malpractice
Additional Information American College of Forensic Examiners, Certified Forensic Physician, National Board of Medical Examiners, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Qualified Medical Examiner State of California, Faculty California State University Long Beach, Medical Advisor Huntington Beach Fire Department Emergency Management & Homeland Security Emergency Operations Center, Experienced Court Testimony

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,
Additional Information 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.

Eric L Risberg, MAI, ASA, SRA

Advanced Appraisal International, Inc.

San Francisco, California

Appraisal & Valuation Expert Witness, Real Estate Appraiser Expert Witness California Real Estate Broker, San Francisco Appraiser, Commercial Real Estate, MAI Appraiser, Appraiser Expert, Construction Defect, Real Estate Agent, Real Estate Leases, Appraisal Expert, Lease Arbitration, USPAP, Hawaii Appraisal Expert, California Real Estate Appraiser, Valuation Expert
Additional Information Eric L. Risberg, MAI, ASA, SRA is a real estate appraisal expert with over 25 years of valuation expertise. He has worked for over 700 clients in his career and has served as an expert on over 75 legal cases. He has testified in numerous California State Superior courts and has provided expert witness deposition testimony for many of the cases. He also has been a California real estate broker for over 20 years. He has extensive experience in valuing complex commercial properties and has also appraised many residential and special purpose properties. Eric is licensed as a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in California, Texas, Hawaii, and Nevada and has appraised property in over 30 states. Agent/Broker standard of care Appraisal of office, retail, industrial, and residential buildings Appraiser standard of care Before-and-after damages valuations Building code compliance Construction defect litigation Development land Duty to mitigate issues Fair market rental rate ...

John J Rohosky, AIA

San Francisco, California

Architecture Expert Witness, Construction Expert Witness Failure Analysis, Slip, Trip & Fall, Accident Reconstruction, Building Codes, ADA, Construction Defects, Water Intrusion, Cost to Repair, Standard of Care (architects, contractors), Construction Administration, Remedial Construction Documents, Life Safety Issues
Additional Information Construction litigation consulting; court appearance, testimony and detailed site investigations, remedial cost estimates, detailed reports, deposition and declarations (MSJ), construction scenario reconstruction, damage assessment due to fire, flood, wind or earthquake, visual presentation, models and videos. Construction documents and contract administration services for any remedial work upon request.
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