Nkiruka Ndu

Dr. Nkiruka Ndu

JustLaw Medical Legal Consultants
6208 W Prospect Avenue
Visalia , CA 93291
Mobile: 661-644-4898
Office: 559-631-6472
Fax: 248-278-4908
Introduction

A Board certified Internist, a Qualified Medical Evaluator licensed by California Department of Workers' Compensation with experience in occupational and correctional medicine. I have performed hundreds of medical legal evaluations for injured workers and personal injury cases, disability assessments and Fitness for Duty Evaluations. I have also given depositions for some of these cases.

I also perform medical chart reviews to determine cause of death, appropriateness of care and healthcare consultations.

Currently, I work at the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. I am Board Certified in Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.


Areas of Expertise
  • Correctional Healthcare
  • Fitness for Duty Evaluation
  • Independent Medical Examinations
  • Internal Medicine
  • Managed Care & HMOs
  • Nursing Homes
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Personal Injury
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Workers Compensation Insurance

Expert Background
Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: MD, Diplomate of American Board of Internal Medicine, Fellow, American College of Physicians.
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: American College of Physicians
Nigerian Association of Physicians in the Americas.
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: None
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: None
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: N/A
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 40
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 60
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: 5
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: 11/09/2020
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: None
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: None
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 4 years
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Medical Consulting in internal Medicine and Correctional Medicine, Independent Medical Examinations, Workers compensation,
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $500.00/hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $300/hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $500.00/hour
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $500.00/hour
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: All time is portal to portal including any travel or waiting time. We also bill preparation time at the consulting rate specified.

References

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