Howard S Robin

Dr. Howard S Robin

LJ Pathology Consultants Inc
1211 West MuirlandsDr
La Jolla , CA 92037
Mobile: 858-405-5874
Office: 858-405-5874
Fax: 858-459-5781

Introduction

Dr. Robin is a board certified anatomic and clinical pathologist specializing in forensic toxicology and pharmacology. He has extensive experience directing anatomic laboratories with a focus on cancer, liver, and kidney diseases. Dr. Robin also directed hospital transfusion services and held board positions for a blood donor center.


Areas of Expertise

  • Alcohol, Drug & DUI Testing
  • Analytical Testing Labs
  • Autopsies
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Marijuana
  • Pathology
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Wrongful Death

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Medical Education Sidney Kimmel Medical School Thomas Jefferson University. Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency Jefferson Medical School. Board Certified Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and Immunopathology. Research fellowship Molecular Immunology Scripps Research Foundation.
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: Fellow College American Pathologists. Member American Association Clinical Chemistry. Member Forensic Expert Withess Association. Member AAAS.
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: California Judge’s Association Mid-Year meeting March 2018. Update on drugs of abuse.
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: 300.
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Toxicology. Autopsy pathology. Adverse drug reactions. Cancer diagnosis. Blood banking and transfusion medicine. DUI. Kidney disease. Liver disease. Drug related deaths. Product liability.
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 50%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 50%
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: Over 200.
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: January 2019.
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: Over 100.
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: Over 100.
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 35 years.
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Consulting. Report writing. Testifying expert.
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $750
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $750
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $750
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $4500 half day
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Travel expenses. Production of exhibits for deposition and trial.

References

References available on request.