Inadequate/Negligent Security Expert Witnesses

Security Expert Witness Listings

On this page you may find expert witnesses who can opine regarding allegations of inadequate or negligent security involving stores, businesses, mall and shopping centers, restaurants, apartments and condominiums. These experts may testify regarding the alleged failure of business owners and proprietors to implement reasonable and ordinary security measures for the protection of their visitors and customers from crime. Such issues these experts may evaluate include the adequacy of lighting, locks, security guards, perimeter protection, and the overall maintenance of the business property. These experts may write reports regarding the nature of the business, and if it makes it peculiarly susceptible to criminal activity, as well as any patterns of crime on or about the business property.

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Elizabeth Dumbaugh (THG Consultants)

Elizabeth Dumbaugh (THG Consultants)

Elizabeth Dumbaugh, CPP, consults regarding security and safety aspects of commercial property management and conducts security audits for various types of commercial premises, including but not limited to: multi-family housing, resorts, hotels, retail... Learn More ›

Stan Kephart (Kephart Consulting, LLC)

Stan Kephart (Kephart Consulting, LLC)

Unrivaled qualifications in Police and Security Best Practices as an Olympic Games Security Administrator, Retired Police Chief, Probation Chief, & Concert Public Safety Director. Qualified in Large Public Venue Policing & Security, School Shootings,... Learn More ›

Paul Kastes, CPM (Paul Kastes CPM LLC)

Paul Kastes, CPM (Paul Kastes CPM LLC)

Mr. Paul Kastes, CPM, LCAM is an experienced professional capable of providing NATIONWIDE credible expert witness services to attorneys and insurance companies. He specializes in income producing properties including apartments, offices, shopping centers,... Learn More ›

Russell Kolins (Russell Kolins Associates)

Russell Kolins (Russell Kolins Associates)

Russell Kolins is a multi-state court qualified expert in liqour liability, bar security and premises security liability. He is also a Board Certified Criminal Defense Investigator and former nightclub owner. Russell Kolins has been in private practice... Learn More ›

Jane K Gray, Ph.D. (Jane Gray Associates )

Jane K Gray, Ph.D. (Jane Gray Associates )

Dr. Jane Gray is a premises liability expert specializing in assessing foreseeability in events involving violent criminal conduct by third parties. She also provides expert witness testimony with regard to negligent hiring and retention. Her specific... Learn More ›
Ron Martinelli (Martinelli & Associates: Justice & Forensic Consultants, Inc.)

Ron Martinelli (Martinelli & Associates: Justice & Forensic Consultants, Inc.)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Referred to by respected and experienced law enforcement and security civil and criminal attorneys as “The expert’s expert.” Representing agency defense and concerned plaintiff and criminal defense attorneys...
Thomas Collier

Thomas Collier

Location: Georgia
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Collier is an expert Claims and Damages Consultant in Commercial Construction, Personal Injury, General Contracting, Third-Party, Insurance, and General Commercial Areas. These include Developer and...
Michael J. Canaan (Trident Investigative Service, Inc.)

Michael J. Canaan (Trident Investigative Service, Inc.)

Location: Washington
Areas of Expertise: Michael J. Canaan, CPP CFLC is a Forensic Security Premises Liability Expert with over 42 years’ experience in military and civil law enforcement, as well as, corporate and private sector security and...
Ken Wheatley MA CPP (Royal Security Group LLC)

Ken Wheatley MA CPP (Royal Security Group LLC)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Ken Wheatley MA, CPP is a former FBI Special Agent and global Chief Security Officer for a Fortune 50. He is a board certified organizational and security management consultant with over 30 years of experience...
Michael Hodge, CPP, JD (Michael A. Hodge and Associates, LLC)

Michael Hodge, CPP, JD (Michael A. Hodge and Associates, LLC)

Location: Georgia
Areas of Expertise: Experience include U.S. Marine Security Guard/Military Police, U.S Secret Service (RETIRED), Corporate Security Head (RETIRED), Global Security Consultant, and Grad and Undergraduate Professor in Security...
Consolidated Consultants

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,...
Howard B. Wood (Securcorp, Inc.)

Howard B. Wood (Securcorp, Inc.)

Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Howard B. Wood, was an agent for over twenty-seven years with the United States Secret Service and has worked over thirteen years in the private sector, is qualified as a forensic security consultant...
R. Paul McCauley (Criminologist)

R. Paul McCauley (Criminologist)

Location: Pennsylvania
Areas of Expertise: Specialist to assist plaintiff and defense attorneys in police, security, and corrections litigation. Fellow American College of Forensic Examiners and full-time (1973-2010) university professor of criminology....
Robert A. Gardner, CPP

Robert A. Gardner, CPP

Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: "Expert Professional Not Professional Expert" - I am a Board Certified security professional with multi-state security consultant, private patrol and private investigator "Qualified Manager" licenses....
Patricia A Maisano (Varna LLC)

Patricia A Maisano (Varna LLC)

Location: Pennsylvania
Areas of Expertise: I have a history of more than 40 years in nursing, and more than 20 years of those years has been as an experienced witness. I have done every aspect of case work, between mediations, arbitrations, closed...
NYPDTRUTH.COM (Police Experts)

NYPDTRUTH.COM (Police Experts)

Location: Florida and New York
Areas of Expertise: Providing their expertise in criminal investigation procedures to attorneys nationwide, retired NYPD Detectives John J. Baeza and Joseph Guida use their combined 35+ years of law enforcement experience...
Allan D. Snyder (AFC Forensic Consulting - PROPERTY MANAGEMENT)

Allan D. Snyder (AFC Forensic Consulting - PROPERTY MANAGEMENT)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Introduction PROPERTY MANAGEMENT EXPERT • Premises Liability • Slip, Trip & Fall • Standard of Care • Wrongful Death • Fire Safety • Landlord/Tenant • Habitability, Health and Safety Codes • HUD...
THG Consultants

THG Consultants

Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: THG CONSULTANTS’ forensic practice is concentrated in the areas of inadequate/negligent security and negligent hiring, retention and supervision involving assaults, mass shootings, rapes and other violent...
Park Dietz (Park Dietz & Associates, Inc.)

Park Dietz (Park Dietz & Associates, Inc.)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: PD&A offers forensic experts in a wide range of disciplines based in medicine, psychology, nursing, social work, law enforcement, security, and laboratory forensic science. The disciplines we cover have...
Fred Del Marva, PI, PPO

Fred Del Marva, PI, PPO

Location: Arizona
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Del Marva is a premises liability, premises security and dram shop expert. Mr. Del Marva was the testifying expert in the largest dramshop verdict ever awarded, a $135M verdict in Verni v. Aramark....
Scott A. DeFoe (On-Scene Consulting Group, LLC)

Scott A. DeFoe (On-Scene Consulting Group, LLC)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Retired Sergeant II+1 Los Angeles Police Department Special Weapons and Tactics(SWAT). Worked numerous assignments over the past 29 years to include: SWAT, K9, Vice, Narcotics, Jail Operations, Internal...
Ann E. Reisch, CRE, CCIM, CPM, RPA (Reisch Consulting Group, Inc.)

Ann E. Reisch, CRE, CCIM, CPM, RPA (Reisch Consulting Group, Inc.)

Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Ann E. Reisch is a real estate expert with a specialization in property management and leasing. Typical matters involve premises liability issues related to property operations, maintenance and management...
Robson Forensic, Inc.

Robson Forensic, Inc.

Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Robson Forensic is a national leader in expert witness consulting, providing technical expertise across many fields within engineering, architecture, science, and a broad range of specialty disciplines. We...
James S Cawood (Factor One)

James S Cawood (Factor One)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Cawood is President of Factor One which is a California based corporation specializing in violence risk assessment, threat assessment, behavioral analysis, security consulting, and investigations....
John A. Harris, CPP, PSP (THG Consultants)

John A. Harris, CPP, PSP (THG Consultants)

Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: John Harris’ multi-disciplined background is the basis of his comprehensive approach to premises liability consulting. Mr. Harris is board certified in security management (CPP) and physical security (PSP)...
Kenneth S. Trump (National School Safety and Security Services)

Kenneth S. Trump (National School Safety and Security Services)

Location: Ohio
Areas of Expertise: KENNETH S. TRUMP, M.P.A., is President of National School Safety and Security Services, a Cleveland-based national consulting firm specializing in K-12 school security and emergency preparedness issues....
Adam Bercovici (Titan National, Investigations and Consulting)

Adam Bercovici (Titan National, Investigations and Consulting)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: I am a retired LAPD Lieutenant with thirty years of Law Enforcement experience. Currently I am available for police defense, security operations, criminal investigation analysis, tactical analysis and...
Donald J. Decker, CPP (Robson Forensic Inc.)

Donald J. Decker, CPP (Robson Forensic Inc.)

Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Police Practices & Procedures, Premises Security Expert Don is a trained and experienced police and security professional with more than 34 years of experience. His comprehensive expertise comes from...
David Levenberg (Mall & Retail Security Expert / Center Security Services, Inc.)

David Levenberg (Mall & Retail Security Expert / Center Security Services, Inc.)

Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: After 35 years as a corporate security executive in the retail and shopping center industry, Mr. Levenberg now assists attorneys on issues involving mall/shopping center/retail security or loss prevention....
Jeffrey D Zwirn, CPP, CFPS, CFE, FACFEI, CHS-IV, SET, CCI, MBAT, FASI&T, President (IDS Research & Development, Incorporated)

Jeffrey D Zwirn, CPP, CFPS, CFE, FACFEI, CHS-IV, SET, CCI, MBAT, FASI&T, President (IDS Research & Development, Incorporated)

Location: New Jersey
Areas of Expertise: As President of IDS, I am a Master Alarm Technician, Certified Protection Professional (CPP), Board Certified in Security Management, Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS), Certified Fraud Examiner...
Michael S. D'Angelo, CPP, CSC, CHPA (Secure Direction Consulting, LLC)

Michael S. D'Angelo, CPP, CSC, CHPA (Secure Direction Consulting, LLC)

Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Highly credentialed, Board Certfied in Security Management, Security Consulting, and Healthcare Security Management. Michael S. D’Angelo, CPP, CSC, CHPA is the Principal and Lead Consultant of Secure...
William H. Nesbitt, CPP (Security Management Services International)

William H. Nesbitt, CPP (Security Management Services International)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Bill Nesbitt, who is a Board Certified Protection Professional (CPP) since 1978, as well as a Certified CPTED Practitioner. Bill is the President of Security Management Services International, Inc. Bill...
Donna L. Owen (National & International Law Enforcement Consultant)

Donna L. Owen (National & International Law Enforcement Consultant)

Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: Donna Owen, a former FBI Special Agent for 28 years, now utilizes her training and experience to assist corporations, insurance professionals, and attorneys with investigations, special events security,...
Steven T Baker, CPP, PSP, PCI (VTI Associates)

Steven T Baker, CPP, PSP, PCI (VTI Associates)

Location: Nevada and Texas
Areas of Expertise: Steve is President of VTI Associates and has over 30 years of experience providing security, training, and investigative services. Steve has a Master of Science Degree in Security Administration from...
Roger I Davis, CPP (Bitter Brass Solutions LLC.)

Roger I Davis, CPP (Bitter Brass Solutions LLC.)

Location: Georgia
Areas of Expertise: Highly credentialed, Board Certified Expert. Roger I Davis, CPP, is the Principal & Lead Consultant for Bitter Brass Solutions, LLC. He provides case review, expert testimony and consultation on security...
Mark Withrow, CFLC, CHPP, CFC, FABFE, CMI, FACFEI (Golden Gate Security Consulting)

Mark Withrow, CFLC, CHPP, CFC, FABFE, CMI, FACFEI (Golden Gate Security Consulting)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: -Nationally certified Forensic Consultant and Medical Investigator -Nationally published author, lecturer, and instructor -Workplace Violence Intervention/Hostile Terminations -Violent Threat...
Michael Jay Fagel, Ph.D, CEM (Aurora Safety)

Michael Jay Fagel, Ph.D, CEM (Aurora Safety)

Location: Illinois
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Fagel is a safety and disaster management consultant. He specializes in industrial safety, OSHA, safety, FEMA, security, transportation, and the food industries. He spent over 100 days at ground...
Charles P. Stephenson (Orion Security Inc. )

Charles P. Stephenson (Orion Security Inc. )

Location: Kansas
Areas of Expertise: Mr.Stephenson is a former Police Officer, FBI Agent, FBI Police Instructor, FBI - SWAT/Firearms Instructor/Defensive Tactics Instructor and FBI National Academy Instructor. Mr. Stephenson is a certified...
Lloyd Young, APS, LPI (SECURAC, INC)

Lloyd Young, APS, LPI (SECURAC, INC)

Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Young is an alarm technician currently practicing in the field. He is a Fire Alarm Planning Superintendent (APS), a Licensed Private Investigator (LPI) and an alarm systems expert. In the business...
Alan W. Zajic, CPP, CSP (AWZ Consulting)

Alan W. Zajic, CPP, CSP (AWZ Consulting)

Location: Nevada
Areas of Expertise: Alan W. Zajic is a board certified security and surveillance Forensic Security Consultant with over 35 years of practical experience whose primary expertise is gaming and casino operations and nightclubs...