Mr. David R Crowe

Cellular Networking Perspectives Ltd
102 Point Drive NW
Calgary, Canada , AB T3B 5B3
Mobile: 403-861-2225
Office: 403-289-6609
Fax: 403-206-7717

Introduction

David has worked in technical aspects of wireless communications since 1984, including core networks, numbering resources, smart cards, emergency services, GPS location services, and radio interface protocols. He has been a legal resource several times, and has testified three times, in major court cases in the United States and Australia.


Areas of Expertise

  • Communications
  • Emergency Communications & 911
  • Networking
  • Patents
  • Software
  • Software Engineering
  • Telecommunications
  • Telephony
  • Wireless Technology

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: HBSc (Biology/Mathematics) 1978. BA (Italian, Spanish, Chinese) 2016.
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: National Emergency Number Association, Telecommunications Industry Association, Forensic Expert Witness Association
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: I have given training courses and speeches many times on cellular network standards and technology, on smart cards, on wireless technology developments, and numbering resources/device identifiers.
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No.
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: 11 times
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Wireless telecommunications technology, GPS location services.
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: About half.
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: About half.
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: Two times.
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: 2011.
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: 4 times.
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: 3 times.
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 15 years
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Consulting, report writing, testifying, patent review.
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $325/hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $325/hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $325/hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $325/hour
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: $3000 retainer. $500 per travel day or idle day away from home.

References

Susan von Achten, Toronto, Canada
Clare Cunliffe, K+L Gates, Melbourne, Australia
David Callet, Greenberg Traurig, Washington DC
Chris Martiniak, formerly Covington and Burling, Berkeley, CA