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Allan D. Snyder, MA (Business) (AFC Forensic Consulting - PROPERTY MANAGEMENT)
PROPERTY MANAGEMENT EXPERT • Premises Liability • Slip, Trip & Fall • Standard of Care • Wrongful Death • Fire Safety • Landlord/Tenant • Habitability, Health and Safety Codes • HUD Housing (Section 8) • American with Disabilities Act • Senior... Learn More ›

Frank Ferrantello, PLS, CE
Frank S. Ferrantello, PLS, CE is a New York State Licensed Land Surveyor with over 20 years of experience in Surveying, Civil Engineering, and Land Use Planning. Both his field and office Work experience have dealt with a wide range of projects and sites... Learn More ›

Daniel Cousin
With training from Harvard, Yale, and Columbia, Dr. Daniel Cousin is a fellowship-trained dual-boarded expert in Diagnostic Radiology certified by both the American Board of Radiology and also by the National Board of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Cousin... Learn More ›

Adam Bercovici (Titan National Consulting, LLC )
I am a retired LAPD Lieutenant with forty years of Law Enforcement and combined security experience. I am also the former owner and CEO of a major security company in Southern California. I am a licensed private investigator in California. My areas... Learn More ›

Lawrence S. Mayer, MD, MS, PhD
Dr. Mayer is an expert on the use of epidemiology, statistics and biostatistics in addressing issues of general causation in a clinical, regulatory or policy setting. He has worked on a wide range of problems in a variety of specialties in public... Learn More ›
Robert D. Zitsman (Expert Consulting Services)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: With over 35 years of dedicated experience in healthcare administration, Robert D. Zitsman is a respected leader in San Diego, CA. He has a strong commitment to promoting evidence-based patient care and...
Vera Juris - Provider of Nurse Expert Witnesses and Legal Nurse Consultants
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Vera Juris is a national medical-legal consulting firm that provides nurse expert witnesses to medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys. We help both plaintiff and defense lawyers develop an informed...
Doreen R Casuto (Rehabilitation Care Coordination)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Rehabilitation Care Coordination was founded in 1989 by Doreen Casuto. Today we are an office of nearly 20 nurses, social workers, therapists and more. We are a Nurse Life Care Planning and Case Management...
Fardad Baroumand
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Fardad Baroumand, MD, is a distinguished medical-legal evaluator in Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. He is the designated evaluator for these fields by ExamWorks Inc., the largest...
Michael G Watters (O'Brien Watters & Davis, LLP)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Michael G. Watters is a trial attorney of over 45 years with extensive trial as well as significant appellate experience. He formerly headed the Litigation Department of O'Brien, Watters & Davis, LLP from...
F. Michael Ferrante (Ferrante Consulting)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Ferrante is a distinguished clinician–scientist with over 100 publications, including two textbooks on pain management, membership on national and international committees on the study of pain, repeated...
Arthur B Kagan (A K Actuarial and Pension Services)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Pension Plan consulting actuary with 40+ years of experience. Had third party administration (TPA) and actuarial firm serving 650 pension, profit sharing and 401k plans. Sold firm in 2016. Now doing consulting...
Michael Panish (ConstructionWitness.com)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Mike Panish is a legal expert witness and consultant specializing in most construction trades (defects & injuries), automatic door systems, doors, door hardware, door sensors, gates, cabinetry, architectural...
Richard A. Rubenstein (Richard A. Rubenstein, M.D.)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Highly-experienced expert witness (500+ cases, 300+ depositions, 30+ trials, 20+ arbitrations) and independent medical examiner (3,000+ IMEs). Headaches, concussions, epilepsy, whiplash, discogenic disease,...
Hussna Wakily, FACS
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Expert witness for general and bariatric surgery with over 14 years of clinical experience. Fellowship trained at Harvard Medical School’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Minimally Invasive and...
Ross Levin, MD
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Levin is a full-time practicing Emergency Physician who provides consultation for chart reviews, expert witness depositions, and testimony. Dr. Levin is board certified by the American Board of...
ARMOND KOTIKIAN, DDS, MD, FACS, Facial Trauma, Dental Implants (Pacific Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dental Implant Center)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Armond Kotikian, DDS, MD, FACS is a board certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons with extensive experience as an expert witness in the field of Oral and...
Peter Petrovsky PE, ME, CE, IE, A B HAZ & C-12 MULTI-DISCIPLINED ENGINEER & CONTRACTOR (Diversified - 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...
Marvin Pietruszka, M.D., J.D. (Medicus Consultant Group, Inc.)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Pietruszka is an expert in internal medicine, forensic pathology, and forensic toxicology. He has extensive expertise in chart review, causation analysis, standard of care, post mortem and clinical/pathological...
Mark Withrow CFLC, CHPP, CFC, CMI (Golden Gate Security Consulting)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Mr. Withrow specializes in Security and Police Practices & Procedures with a focus on Premises Liability, Hotel and Restaurant Safety, Crime Foreseeability, Negligence & Liability, Use of Force, Over...
James F Lineback (James F Lineback A Medical Corporation)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Clinical practice: Pulmonary and Chest Medicine Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine: UC Riverside College of Medicine Specific Expertise: Life Expectancy...
James G. Kent
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Kent is a Kinesiologist and Certified Medical Investigator with offices in Southern California and the Reno/Lake Tahoe area. He has provided consultation and expert witness services since 1983. His...
Suzanne E Arragg (SEA & Associates Medical Legal Consulting Inc)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Ms. Arragg is a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant with over 35 years of nursing experience. Since 1985, she has held a wide variety of nursing positions within various healthcare institutions. Her nursing...
STEPHEN D CHIN, MD, FAAEM (In Depth Documentation Excellence)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Chin is an actively practicing Emergency Physician with ABEM Board Certification in Emergency Medicine for over 20 years and over 10 years of experience training Emergency Medicine Physicians at a...
Michael Trousdale (Econ One Research)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Michael Trousdale is a managing director at Econ One Research with over 15 years of experience conducting and managing complex economic research. As an economic expert, Dr. Trousdale applies economic...
Kathryn Arnold (TheEntertainmentExpert)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Specializing in entertainment industry standards and practices, feature film and TV development, production, international sales, and finance, Kathryn Arnold is a highly sought after Entertainment Consultant...
Sendhil Krishnan (Pacific Heart & Vascular)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Sendhil Krishnan has provided expert witness and IME services for over 6 years and is experienced in everything from case review, depositions, and even court testimony totaling over 50 cases. He is...
David M Mathis MD CCHP-P FAAFP (Correctional Medicine Expert)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: 20+ years’ experience in a variety of correctional settings and experience including emergency care, acute care, hospice care and utilization management. Corrections Physician at 2500 inmate California...
Ramzi Asfour, MD (Board Certified in Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Ramzi Asfour, MD, is board certified in Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine, and Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine (Volunteer) at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). In addition...
Jesse L. Wobrock, Ph.D. (Accident Reconstruction & Biomechanics)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: ARBIO has offices in Truckee, CA (CalNeva) and Orange, CA (Main Office). Qualified in both Accident Reconstruction & Forensic Biomechanical Engineering, ARBIO (Accident Reconstruction & Biomechanics)...
Andrew J Lawson (Andrew Lawson, MD, FACEP)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Lawson is a Stanford trained, board certified emergency medicine specialist who works full time in a high volume regional adult & children’s medical and trauma center. As a Quality Assurance Director...
Christina A Sanders, MSN, RN, ANP-BC (Board Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Christina Sanders is a board certified Nurse Practitioner with bachelors and masters degrees from the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing. She serves as a nurse practitioner expert witness for both plaintiff...
John D. Baker MD, FACP, FACC, FSCAI
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: I am an actively practicing, Invasive/Interventional Cardiologist for over 20 years specializing in Advanced Interventional procedures such as complex angioplasty, advanced coronary stent procedures, and...
Steven M. Simons, MD
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Simons is a widely respected practicing Internist/Pulmonologist in Los Angeles, California. He has over eighteen years of expert experience, representing both defense and plaintiffs. He is an articulate,...
Dr. Eric N Brown, CIH, CSP (Indoor Environments)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: I am an industrial hygienist with over twenty years of experience in health and safety, industrial hygiene, and indoor air quality exposure assessments. I am a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) and...
Pejman Golpanian
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Pejman Golpanian is a highly experienced, board-certified Anesthesiologist actively practicing in California. He currently practices and holds privileges at 40+ outpatient ambulatory surgical centers,...
Jay Grossman
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: As of January 2024: I have been deposed over 150 times and reviewed over 1,000 cases for both defense and plaintiff, including peer review, accidents, and malpractice. 52% defense / 48% plaintiff. I have...
Heather N Hofmann, MD, FACP
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Board-certified in internal medicine with a focus in hospital medicine ("hospitalist"). Faculty at Loma Linda University Health. She works with many in-hospital specialists and outpatient clinic physicians,...
Sonja Rosen (Cedars-Sinai)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: I have 15 years experience as an expert witness. I am a Professor of Medicine and have extensive experience as a medical director, chief and clinician and can opine on standard of care in hospital, nursing...
Mariann F. Cosby DNP, MPA, RN, PHN, CEN, NE-BC, LNCC, CLCP, CCM, MSCC, CSN, FAEN (MFC Consulting)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: MFC Consulting provides an array of independent consulting services to attorneys and insurance carriers. Services include development and /or review of Life Care Plans, Medical Cost Projections, Medical...
Robert L. Rowe (Pyrocop, Inc.)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Robert Rowe is the Owner/Operator of Pyrocop, Inc., a Southern California based fire investigation and fire consulting company that provides unmatched fire expert services both nationally and internationally....
Phillip Beron M.D. (Board Certified Radiation Oncologist)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Active Board Certified Radiation Oncologist with extensive teaching experience Chair of a National Radiation Oncology Quality Assurance Committee (ASTRO) Former Chief Quality Officer Dept of Radiation...
Karen Doyle (Expert Medical Review)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Karen Doyle is an actively working Certified Advanced Life Support Neonatal Nurse with 38 years in-hospital Nursing & has served as a Neonatal/Pediatric Nurse Expert for 27 years with extensive experience...
Salma S. Khan, M.D. (Salma S. Khan, M.D.)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: I graduated from the Stanford University Psychiatry Residency program in 1998. I have been board certified in Psychiatry since 2000. I have subspecialty certification in Consultation-liaison psychiatry. I...
Charlene D Gozony MSN, RN, CCRN, LNC (Gozony Legal Nurse Expert Consultants LLC)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Our Attorney client's time and success are at the forefront of our main focus and goals.  Since time is a finite resource for Attorneys, we ensure our end product is intellectual and actionable, giving...
Gregory T Whitman, MD
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Board-certified neurologist. author, speaker, former clinical faculty at UCLA, UC Irvine, Harvard. Former Neurology Residency Program Director, Neurology Clerkship Director at UC Irvine. 15+ years forensic...
Lisa Boesky (Jail Suicide Expert )
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Lisa Boesky is a Jail Suicide expert. She is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist who has spent over 25 years focusing on Correctional Suicide. Dr. Lisa conducts audits/reviews of Jail Suicide Prevention...
Janet G Attard (The Legal Nurse Consultant Group)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: The Legal Nurse Consultant Group under the direction of Jan Attard provides comprehensive, timely, and thorough opinion for Attorneys, Insurance Companies, and Medical Groups for the purpose to evaluate...
Stanley P. Stephenson, Ph.D. (Stephenson-Economics, LLC)
Location: California and Florida
Areas of Expertise: Since 1985, Dr. Stephenson has provided a wide range of economic damages assessment and expert testimony in complex tort and commercial litigation, involving various industries including high-tech manufacturing,...
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...
Medilex Inc.
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: MEDICAL EXPERTS IN 180 SPECIALTIES, FREE INITIAL TELEPHONE ANALYSIS BY OUR DIRECTOR, A COST-CONTROL GUARANTEE...AND NO EXPERT SEARCH FEES–ALL MONIES ARE APPLIED TO THE EXPERT'S ACTUAL WORK. Medilex...
David M. Soja. CRC, ABVE. (CRC Services, LLC)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: CRC Services, LLC is a vocational firm specializing in a wide array of vocational consulting, vocational rehabilitation and vocational advising services to governmental agencies, private business, insurance...
Andrea Merrill (Medsurity Experts)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Andrea Merrill, MD is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine and a Surgical Oncologist at Boston Medical Center. She is board certified by the American Board...
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,...
Elite Medical Experts
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Elite Medical Experts is a physician-based firm specializing exclusively in medical litigation. Our one goal is to align top-tier university professors with the legal community. We secure experts for medical litigation from every medical and surgical speciality.
ForensisGroup, Inc. (The Expert of Experts)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: For over 30 years, ForensisGroup has provided the nation’s top law firms, businesses, insurance companies, government entities with highly qualified expert witnesses and consultants. Experts referred by...
American Medical Forensic Specialists
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: MEDICAL EXPERTS FOR MALPRACTICE & PERSONAL INJURY CASES AMFS is America's premier medical expert witness and consulting company. We are a trusted partner with the legal community and provide a superior method of retaining medical experts.
Bartley J. Eckhardt, P.E. (Robson Forensic Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: BARTLEY J. ECKHARDT – P.E. Marine and Mechanical Engineer What better expert to retain for matters relating to marine and industrial engineering than a Merchant Mariner who’s versed in ship design and...
Tiffanie L. Bova, NHA, RN, WCC, DWC, RAC-CT (Robson Forensic)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Tiffanie Bova is a nationally licensed Nursing Home Administrator, Registered Nurse, Wound Care Specialist, Diabetic Wound Care Specialist, and an expert in Resident Assessment Coordination. She applies...
Sunil Kini (Radiologist Medicolegal Expert Witness)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Kini is a Board Certified Diagnostic Radiologist in practice for 16 years. He has reviewed hundreds of thousands of x-rays, MRIs, ultrasounds, and CT scans. Dr. Kini is also Fellowship-trained in Neuroradiology...
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),...
Ellen Szubski, M.S., Ph.D., CXLT, CPSI, AHFP (The Warren Group, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: *Available Nationwide* Ellen Szubski, Ph.D., is a human factors consultant at The Warren Group. She earned a Doctor of Philosophy in Human Factors Psychology and a Master of Science in Applied Psychology...
MRK Medical Consultants
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: MRK Medical Consultants, a physician-owned firm for more than forty years, has pioneered a truly client-centered approach to medical-legal services. We provide objective examination of personal injury...
Noah T Kaufman (Kaufman Medical Group Inc)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Kaufman is a Board Certified Emergency Room physician with 18 years experience specializing in Emergency Medicine (board certification), clinic medicine and hospitalist medicine with an emphasis on...
Bob Hickman PE, CMSE (The Warren Group, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Senior Consulting Engineer Bob Hickman is a Licensed Professional Engineer in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia, and Texas, and a Certified Machinery Safety Expert. He has over 30 years of manufacturing...
Michael J. Whitekus PhD, DABT (Robson Forensic, Inc.)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Whitekus is a board certified toxicologist and applies his broad expertise in drug safety evaluation and toxicology (over 25 years) to his forensic practice involving adverse drug and alcohol events...
Wrongful Death FAQs

What is a wrongful death expert witness?

A wrongful death expert witness is a professional qualified to testify in legal cases related to the untimely and preventable death of an individual caused by the alleged actions or negligence of another party.

What is the role of a wrongful death expert witness?

The role of a wrongful death expert witness is to present expert testimony in court on the causes and responsibilities in matters of fatal accidents.

How much can a person make as a wrongful death expert witness?

Wrongful death expert witnesses may charge anywhere from $150 to $400 or more per hour, depending on such factors as their level of expertise, knowledge, location, and availability. The exact fee is negotiated between the expert and the attorney involved in the case.

What are the qualifications of a wrongful death expert witness?

The qualifications necessary to be a wrongful death expert witness include an in-depth knowledge of forensic evidence analysis and investigation techniques.

For a lawsuit, what type of evidence is gathered and reviewed by a wrongful death expert witness?

A wrongful death expert witness may gather and review various types of evidence, including medical records, witness statements, police reports, and other relevant documents to provide expert testimony in a lawsuit.

In what type of cases might require opinions from a wrongful death expert witness?

Wrongful death expert witnesses may be required in cases involving medical malpractice, workplace accidents, car accidents, product liability, and any other situation where negligence or intentional harm resulted in a person's death.