Automotive Expert Witnesses

Accident Reconstruction & Safety Expert Witness Listings

Please locate the automotive expert witness you are searching for by clicking on the following links. The automotive experts found on this page may consult on issues regarding automotive engineering, automotive technology, commercial vehicles, manufacturer warranties, and auto defects. These consultants may provide reports concerning auto defects, automotive recalls, auto engines, automotive fires, automotive suspension, automotive electrical systems, fuel systems, and gas tanks. Expert witnesses found through this page may also opine under oath on issues regarding automotive aerodynamics, automotive components, brakes, commercial vehicles, manufacturer warranties, vehicle failure, car crashes, auto theft, car rentals, and truck rentals, among other topics.

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Peter J. Leiss (Robson Forensic, Inc.)
Peter occupied a variety of engineering positions with DaimlerChrysler and General Motors for nearly a decade. His expertise covers a diverse body of work, from engines and transmissions to electronic stability control, brakes, exhaust systems and vehicle... Learn More ›

Sean Shideh, P.E.
Providing comprehensive expert consulting in automotive litigation cases: • Automotive manufacturing and design defects analysis • Seatbelt/Airbag design and protection performance analysis • Vehicle suspension/handling testing and failure analysis • Vehicle... Learn More ›

WILLIAM D GUENTZLER (FORENSICS INTERNATIONAL (forensicsintl@dc.rr.com))
Dr. Guentzler has over 30 years experience as an automotive expert witness. His specialities include cars, trucks, buses, motorhomes, trailers, motorcycles, ATC,and ATV cases. He specializes in brakes, engines, electrical, tires, and seat belt issues... Learn More ›

Jack G Cohen
Jack Cohen has been involved in the car business with 30 years experience, wholesaling and retailing, running several dealerships and franchises. Currently holds a dealer license. Expert testimony regarding: Plaintiff & Defense / Consulting with... Learn More ›

Lewis R. Linet, Jr. (American Auto Seminars)
Nationwide Expert Witness & Case Preparation Services provided for litigation involving Automobile Industry Standards & Practices, specializing in Dealership Operation relating to Sales, Leasing, Finance, New & Used Cars, Service & Parts. Auto Industry... Learn More ›
Vector Group LLC (Vector Group LLC)
Location: South Carolina
Areas of Expertise: Founded by retired members from the South Carolina Highway Patrol Multi-disciplinary Accident Investigation Team (MAIT). We specialize in commercial vehicle and automotive accident reconstruction nationwide....
Mark V. Sutherland PE, CFEI, CVFI, CFII (Expert Forensic Engineers)
Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: I have been engaged in the design, development, marketing and troubleshooting aspects of electrical engineering since 1983, and in the more specialized practice of forensic engineering since 2002. During...
Lawrence M. Levine, P.E. (Consulting Engineers Accident Reconstruction)
Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Levine is a professional Engineer in NY and NJ in private consulting practice since 1983. He has worked in the field of Traffic, Highway and Civil Engineering since 1970. He has a BSCE from Michigan...
David A. Casteel (Casteel Accident Reconstruction, Inc.)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: DAVID A. CASTEEL SENIOR COLLISION ANALYST • Published author on collision analysis • Extensive teaching and speaking engagements • Member of the Society of Automotive Engineers • Former Arbitrator,...
James D. Madden. P.E. (Madden Accident Analysis & Forensic Engineering)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: During over 30 years of forensic work Senior Forensic Engineer James D. Madden, P.E. has: - completed over 1000 cases - prepared and issued over 600 written reports - prepared and issued over 60...
Steven Schneider (Schneider Engineering, PLLC)
Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: FORENSIC ENGINEERING: Schneider Engineering, PLLC started in 1988. It's Principal, Steven Schneider, P.E. has 50 years of experience in the traffic accident and engineering fields. They specialize in...
Scott Kline, BSME, ACTAR (ARCCA, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Kline is an accident reconstructionist and specializes in the investigation of all types of motor vehicle and commercial collisions (particularly Heavy Truck incidents), including, but not limited...
Steven Becker (Robson Forensic Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Steven is experienced in Reconstructing Crashes and Vehicle Engineering Defects related to: • Frontal, Side, and Low Speed Rear Impacts • Pedestrian, Bicycle, UTVs, and Heavy Truck Collisions • Unintended...
Fred P. Smith, P.E., CSP. (Alpine Engineering & Design, Inc.)
Location: Utah
Areas of Expertise: Alpine Engineering & Design, Inc. has 6 consulting mechanical engineers. We have a total of nearly 100 years of experience designing mechanical equipment. Our engineers have over 80 U.S. patents on products...
Traci K. Campbell, P.E., CXLT (Quality Forensic Engineering, LLC)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Ms. Traci Campbell, P.E., CXLT, is an Industrial engineer with specialties in industrial accident reconstruction, including slip, trip, and fall analysis, human and environment interaction, forklifts,...
Ronald D Schaible, CIH, CSP, CPE (Robson Forensic Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Ron Schaible, CIH, CSP, P.E. is Certified in the Comprehensive Practice of Industrial Hygiene (CIH), Certified Safety Professional (CSP), a Registered Professional Engineer #36714-Safety (Massachusetts),...
Michael Stichter, Ph.D., P.E. (ARCCA, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Stichter is a Mechanical Engineer at ARCCA with extensive experience in automotive, recreational, transportation, agricultural, commercial and industrial equipment and systems. He specializes in failure...
John E. Kelly III (Kerberos Solutions, LLC)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Kelly is a Forensic Engineering Investigator with over 50 years of hands on experience with Diesel, Gasoline, Gas Turbine and Alternatively fueled engines and ancillary equipment. Mr. Kelly has expertise...
Douglas J. Rowland, P.E. (Robson Forensic, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Douglas J. Rowland, PE Crash Reconstruction, Vehicle Engineering, Heavy Truck/Tractor Trailer Doug spent more than 20 years working with all types of vehicles: automobiles, heavy trucks and buses, 50-ton...
Charles C. Roberts, Jr. (C. Roberts Consulting Engineers, Inc.)
Location: Illinois
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Charles C. Roberts, Jr. is an engineering consultant in the areas of accident reconstruction, failure analysis, structural analysis, heat transfer, fire origin analysis, computer analysis, mechanics,...
James F. McMullen (The McMullen Company, Inc.)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Fire expert James F. McMullen is the retired Chief California State Fire Marshal. He has testified over 150 times in court or deposition, with 50 years of experience in fire department operations, fire...
Kenneth A Solomon (Institute of Risk & Safety Analyses)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Kenneth A Solomon, Ph.D., Post Ph.D., P.E., Chief Scientist; diverse engineering staff; Accident Reconstruction, Biomechanics, Human Factors, 3D Photography, Safety, Accident, Prevention, Adequacy of Warnings,...
Donn N. Peterson, PE, D-IBFES (PETERSON ENGINEERING, INC.)
Location: Minnesota
Areas of Expertise: Donn N. Peterson, MSME, PE, D-IBFES is a Registered Professional Engineer in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Ohio. He is a Board Certified Diplomate in Forensic Engineering Sciences. He practices in areas...
Christian A. Yates, M.S., P.E. (Quality Forensic Engineering, LLC - Jacksonville Office)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Yates has a Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering and specializes in accident reconstruction. Current work includes the analysis and reconstruction of vehicular accidents, including vehicular dynamics and occupant restraint systems.
Paul Eason (e4 Consulting, Inc.)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Eason combines experience from academia, industry, and consulting to address a variety of engineering and forensic subjects. His broad based materials engineering education allows him to examine product...
Kenneth L. Pearl (Kenneth L. Pearl)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Pearl is an expert in accident reconstruction including automobiles, trucks motorcycles, bicycles, pedestrians, etc. He is also an expert in tire failure analysis and tire performance.
Ralph V Wilhelm (Wilhelm Associates, LLC)
Location: Indiana
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Wilhelm has worked continuously in automotive electronics since 1971. He consults now with numerous Primary and Secondary automotive suppliers who serve vehicle manufacturers. He has also worked...
David L Mitchell, Ph.D. (GEO Associates)
Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: GEO Associates provides litigation support services and expert witness testimony for civil and criminal investigations and insurance industry cases (both plaintiff and defendant) that involve Groundwater...
Peter Chen, M.S.M.E, M.B.A., P.E., CFEI (ARCCA, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: PETER CHEN, M.S.M.E., M.B.A., P.E., CFEI, ACTAR, is a Mechanical Engineer specializing in Accident Reconstruction, Fire Cause/Origin, Product Failure/Liability, Car and Truck Failure Analysis, Industrial...
ForensisGroup, Inc. (The Expert of Experts)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: For over 20 years, ForensisGroup has provided the nation’s top law firms, insurance agencies, government entities and many other industries with highly qualified expert witnesses and consultants. Experts...
Charles Temple, MSME, P.E. (ARCCA, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Temple is the Director of Failure Analysis at ARCCA, Inc. and is a Licensed Professional Engineer, having earned both Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Mechanical Engineering. He...
Daniel M. McDonough, M.S.M.E., ACTAR (ARCCA, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Mr. McDonough is a mechanical expert and accident reconstructionist specializing in the safety of mechanical systems and devices, including automotive, marine, aviation, recreational, commercial and industrial...
Accident & Safety Consultants
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: ($180ph review NY, NJ, MD, PA, DE, VA, DC, WV) • Accident Reconstruction: Car, Bus, Truck, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Motorcycle, Rollovers • Biomechanics,Occupant Injury • Safety Standards, Falls • Building...
Martin M Balaban, PhD, PE (AR TECH Forensic Experts, Inc)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: PhD Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley, MS Mechanics from Illinois Institute of Technology, BS Civil Engineering from Cooper Union. Licensed Professional Engineer (Safety) State of California. Accident...
H. John Miller, PhD, PE (Miller Biomechanical Forensics, LLC)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: A biomedical, mechanical, and manufacturing engineer, Dr. Miller has focused his work in the areas of injury causation, occupant safety, crashworthiness, product design, manufacturing processes and new...
Hal Watson,Jr., PhD, P.E. (Watson Engineering Corp.)
Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: We do accident investigation and reconstruction and in the following areas: (1) Motor vehicle crashes (2) Industrial accidents (3)Construction site accidents (4) Invitee-Premise accidents such as slip,trip...
J. Terrence Grisim, CSP, CDS, CPSM, ARM (Safety Management Consultants, Inc.)
Location: Illinois
Areas of Expertise: Premises Safety and Liability · Retail Store Safety · Retail Display Safety · Falling Merchandise/Top Stock Accidents · Slips/Trips and Falls · Negligent Maintenance ·...
Richard D. Sherman (Robson Forensic Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Richard Sherman is an automotive engineer who specializes in tire design and failure analysis. He applies his expertise nationally to forensic casework involving vehicle crashes and other incidents involving...
Consolidated Consultants
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Consolidated Consultants (CCc) continues to deliver high quality expert witness and medical expert witness referrals nationwide since 1995. CCc is the only referral service where you can view the full,...
Ralph Aronberg (Aronberg and Associates Consulting Engineers, Inc.)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Ralph Aronberg, P.E., established the firm in 1983. Since that time, Mr. Aronberg has reconstructed over 1500 accidents and testified in over 150 jury trials. Mr. Aronberg had been qualified as an expert...
Lloyd D. Rae (Westchester Investments & Consulting)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Offices in New York and Los Angeles. Lloyd D. Rae, Senior Partner and Expert Witness for Westchester Investments and Consulting LP has over 25 years of experience in the car rental and automobile business,...
Frank Johnson (System Engineering And Laboratories (SEAL))
Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: Established in 1981, System Engineering And Laboratories (SEAL) specializes in providing multi-disciplined engineering and scientific consulting, product testing, safety and forensic engineering (failure...
Brooks Rugemer (Robson Forensic Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Brooks Rugemer Commercial Trucking & Warehousing Specialist 24 Hr Contact: 717-314-5855 - brugemer@robsonforensic.com I am an experienced Trucking & Warehousing Accident & Injury Investigator....
Technology Associates, LLC (Dr. Irving Ojalvo)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Irving Ojalvo. Our highly qualified staff of Mechanical, Biomechanical, Civil and Electrical Engineers have decades of experience assisting attorneys and insurance representatives pursue their...
Daryl Ebersole, P.E. (Robson Forensic Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Daryl L. Ebersole, PE, is a licensed Professional Engineer in more than 10 states. He has also testified at trial in approximately 10 states. He is a proven investigator of electrical causes of fires,...
Christopher K Wilson (Christopher Wilson Consulting)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Mr Wilson has 30 years of experience in the automotive industry developing and building safety systems to address all manner of vehicle accidents. He is a leader in the development of vehicle positioning,...
V.O.
Location: Louisiana
Areas of Expertise: With the combined experience of Dean Tekell (P.E., P.T.O.E.) and Joshua Tekell (ACTAR #3573), Dean Tekell Consulting exists to provide expertise in the areas of crash reconstruction, highway design, highway...
Christopher Ferrone, BSEM (ARCCA, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Ferrone is a mechanical expert with extensive experience, particularly as related to the design, function and maintenance of automotive and heavy vehicles. Mr. Ferrone began his career as a senior...
Justin P. Schorr, Ph.D. (DJS Associates, Inc.)
Location: Pennsylvania
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Justin P. Schorr earned his undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering from Northwestern University in 2008 and his Master’s (2010) and Doctorate (2015) degrees from The George Washington University...
Jeffrey W Buckholz, PhD, PE, PTOE (Buckholz Traffic)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: I have 39 years of hands-on experience in the traffic engineering field. I am a recognized national expert in traffic signal operation, timing, design, and construction and am also proficient in pavement...
CHRISTOPHER A. GAYNER (Expert Reconstruction Company LLC)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: TRAFFIC ACCIDENT RECONSTRUCTION Analyses involving automobiles, trucks, buses, trains, motorcycles, bicycles and pedestrians. Time-Speed-Position analyses, human factors, biomechanics, Delta-V, scene assessments,...
Dennis W. Eckstine (Eckstine & Associates, Inc.)
Location: Pennsylvania
Areas of Expertise: Dennis Eckstine has over 25 years experience in engineering, quality, and product safety including company representative at trial for equipment manufacturers. He has experience with cranes, aerial platforms,...
Craig Good, Ph.D., P.Eng (Collision Analysis, Inc.)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Craig Good, Ph.D., P.Eng. (COLLISION ANALYSIS) has extensive experience in injury biomechanics including trampoline & foam pit injuries and automotive product failure/product liability cases including...
James M. Miller, PE, PhD (J. M. Miller Engineering, Inc.)
Location: Michigan
Areas of Expertise: Warnings & Instructions - Workplace Safety - Vehicle Accidents - Consumer Product Safety - Chemical Safety - Premises/Pool/Water Other Experts: Mark Lehto, PhD; David Clark, PE, PhD; Adam Olshove, PE,...
Charles E. Benedict, Ph.D., P.E. (BEC Consulting, LLC)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Benedict is an Electro-mechanical Engineer specializing in accident reconstruction; fire cause analysis for vehicles, construction and processing, people movers, and other electro-mechanical systems;...
R. Scott King, BSME (DJS Associates, Inc.)
Location: Pennsylvania
Areas of Expertise: R. Scott has been with DJS Associates, Inc., since 1999 and specializes in the mechanical aspects of automobiles, small trucks, commercial trucks and other vehicles. With over 35 years of experience in...
Robert C. Sugarman, PE (RCS Performance Systems, Inc.)
Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: Personal injury analyst. BA, MS, SM, PhD in physics & psychology (including MIT); 40 yrs R&D, teaching, trial testimony, industrial training, 'in the trenches'. Perception, vision, warnings, equipment/product...
Grahme Fischer, P.E. (Technical Problem Solvers, Inc.)
Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: Motor Vehicle Accident Reconstruction and Forensic Engineering: Mr. Grahme Fischer has over 40 years of experience practicing various aspects of mechanical and forensic engineering. He has conducted...
Peter M .W. Dill (Dill Engineering & Associates)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Thirty five years of Automotive Safety Research and Development, Accident Reconstruction, Concept Vehicle Design and Manufacture as a Scientist, Project Manager, Senior Project Engineer, Designer, Development,...
Barry Bookman (Bartu Enterprises)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Bookman has 27 years of technical and managerial experience in the automotive industry. He has expertise in automotive repairs and maintenance, automotive shop practices, technician and advisor training,...
Mark W. Passamaneck, PE (Entropy Engineering Corp.)
Location: Colorado
Areas of Expertise: Mark Passamaneck is a licensed Professional Engineer who also holds several other certifications and qualifications in various fields. He founded Entropy Engineering Corp. in 2008 to provide his clients...
Anthony Racioppo (East Coast Forensics Corp)
Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: Anthony Racioppo has been investigating motor vehicle accidents with the New York City Police Department for over 25 years. He has been assigned to the department's Highway Patrol Unit for 19 years where...
Peter Petrovsky PE, ME, CE, IE, A B HAZ & C-12 MULTI-DISCIPLINED ENGINEER & CONTRACTOR (Diversified - dewinc@hughes.net, ateco@hughes.net, lppetrovsky@gmail.com)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Peter Petrovsky, PE, earned registrations as Professional Engineer in Civil Engineering, as well as, in Mechanical Engineering. Additionally, he earned licenses as a General Engineering Contractor, General...
Wesley D. Hoy (Hoy and Miller Consulting, LLC)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: 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...
Michael L. Markushewski, B.S.M.E.T. (ARCCA, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Markushewski is a recognized leader in the field of occupant crash safety protection and is currently Chief Technical Officer for ARCCA Inc. He is a highly qualified expert witness with extensive...
Gary E Kilpatrick, PE, DFE (The Kilpatrick Group, PA)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Who is The Kilpatrick Group, PA? Our mission is to provide to you with forensic mechanical design engineering services that are dedicated to the application of the art, science and methodology of forensic...
William Nash (NASH FORENSIC)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: William Nash of Nash Forensic delivers motorcycle related expert witness testimony and consultation services for both plaintiffs and defendants, in relation to high exposure litigation, concerning the...
Dr. / Professor J. Rasty, Ph.D., PE, CFEI, CFII, President & CEO (Real World Forensic Engineering)
Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: Since 1988, Real-World Forensic Engineering, LLC (“RWFE”) has provided engineering services to industries and government labs, as well as litigation support to both plaintiff and defense attorneys practicing...
Tim S Leggett, P. Eng., P. E. (Forensic Dynamics Inc. )
Location: Arizona
Areas of Expertise: Tim Leggett, P. Eng. P. E. founded Forensic Dynamics Inc. in 1988 and remains a senior accident reconstruction engineer, having reconstructed over 5300 accidents and testified in over 425 trials across...
J. Terrence Grisim, CSP, CDS, CPSM, ARM (Safety Management Consultants, Inc.)
Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Premises Safety and Liability · Retail Store Safety · Retail Display Safety · Falling Merchandise/Top Stock Accidents · Slips/Trips and Falls · Negligent Maintenance ·...
Gary R. Whitman, B.S.M.E. (ARCCA, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Whitman is a recognized leader in the fields of occupant crash protection, child safety seats, restraint systems, emergency escape, crash safety and survival, and life support engineering, and is currently...
Michael Nranian (AUTOMOTIVE DESIGN ANALYSIS L.L.C.)
Location: Michigan
Areas of Expertise: Michael Nranian Intellectual Property, Patent Litigation, Legal and Technical Compliance, Product Liability Litigation. Licensed attorney in Michigan, Texas, the United States Patent and Trademark Office,...
Al Duncan II, ACTAR (The Warren Group, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Location: South Carolina Available Nationwide for: Crash Data Retrieval Forensic Mapping Technology Motorcycle Collision Reconstruction Vehicle Collision Reconstruction Aaron (Al) Duncan...
James Caron, CCM (Caron Weather Consulting Service)
Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: James Caron specializes in historical weather research for litigation cases. He started his weather career in a fast-paced and high-stress military environment as an Air Force meteorology officer. While...
Keystone Engineering Consultants, Inc.
Location: Pennsylvania
Areas of Expertise: Keystone Engineering Consultants, Inc. is a multi-discipline, broad-spectrum firm providing comprehensive and qualified forensic engineering, architecture, scientific, biomechanics, and fire/arson investigation...
Carl Sheriff, P.E. (Accident Reconstruction & Safety)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Degreed in Law and Engineering Licensed Professional Safety, Mechanical & Control Systems Engineer Licensed General & Mechanical Contractor Licensed Real Estate Broker ICBO/ICC Certified Building Inspector Certified...