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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 (Ferrantello Group)
Frank S. Ferrantello, PLS, 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 epidemiology of the Coronaviruses including Covid 19. He is leading a group of over 1000 epidemiologists that tracks and reports on the Pandemic. He also actively supports several physician groups, including a group of 1500... Learn More ›
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....
ARMOND KOTIKIAN, DDS, MD, FACS (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...
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)...
Charlene D Gozony (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...
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,...
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...
Niree Kodaverdian (Chapman University)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Since 2013, Dr. Kodaverdian has provided economic expert analysis and testimony in a variety of cases involving work-related accidents, personal injury, misleading advertisement, and medical negligence....
Jay Grossman
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: As of Dec 2022: I have been deposed over 100 times; reviewed over 975 cases for both defense and plaintiff including peer review, accidents, and malpractice. 52% defense / 48% plaintiff. I have qualified...
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,...
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,...
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...
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...
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,...
Stephen M. Raffle, M.D. (Stephen M. Raffle, M.D. & Associates)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Stephen M. Raffle, M.D., Board Certified Forensic Psychiatrist with 49 years' experience rendering his expert opinion in over 5000 cases and testifying at 700+ depositions and trials. A short list of...
Bert Botta (Aviation Expert, Captain, NetJets/TWA (ret), Licensed Professional Counselor (former))
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Current August 15, 2023: Specialties: Personal Injury, Aviation Passenger & Cargo Accident Investigation, Psychological and Emotional Contributors to Airline, Corporate and General Aviation Accidents and...
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...
John Everlove, MS, NRP (Acclaim Consulting & Educational Services, Inc.)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: As an Expert Witness and Consultant, Mr. Everlove has participated in the evaluation of numerous cases throughout the United States, related to Emergency Medical Services standard of care, patient care,...
Jeffrey B. Glaser (Forensic MED Experts)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Jeffrey Glaser, M.D. is double board-certified in anesthesiology and interventional pain management and specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders which cause pain. He is the Medical Director...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Jeremy Laney
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Board-certified, fellowship-trained anesthesiologist at Keck Medical Center of University of Southern California (USC). Received my Medical Doctorate from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)...
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...
F. Michael Ferrante (Ferrante & Associates)
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Peter Petrovsky PE, ME, CE, IE, A B HAZ & C-12 MULTI-DISCIPLINED ENGINEER & CONTRACTOR (Diversified - lppetrovsky@gmail.com, dewinc@hughes.net, ateco@hughes.net, )
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...
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...
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...
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...
Karen K. Quirk (Forensic MED Experts)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Karen Kim Quirk, M.D. is board certified in General and Vascular Surgery. She earned her under graduate degree from University of California at Berkley in 1998, where she was awarded a UC Regents Scholarship....
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). In addition to his...
Michel F. Brones (Forensic MED Experts)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Michel F. Brones, M.D., a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and a member of the American Burn Association has served as an Expert Witness since 1981 conducting more than a thousand IMEs, 300 depositions...
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,...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
INJURY ANALYSIS EXPERTS
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Analysis of injury is the amalgamation of biomechanics, anatomy, and reconstructive engineering. Our consultants are comprised of top-shelf physicians, engineers, accident reconstructionists, crash data...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
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.
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...
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...
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.
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),...
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.