BIOTECHNOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-501402
This highly qualified expert has 10 years of experience in genomics. He received his BS in biology and his MS in biotechnology from the University of Pennsylvania. He then earned his PhD in biology from New York University. This expert has extensive experience in both the clinical and research realms of genomics. He is highly involved in research, having authored numerous publications and spoken at several conferences. His former positions include research scientists for ...
Expert Witness: E-007187
This expert has over 36 years of experience in petroleum, biofuel, and chemical engineering. A senior member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, he has delivered over 50 presentations and speeches across the globe at conferences such as the World Fuels Conference. As a Product Manager with Crown Iron Works Company, this expert led their biodiesel initiative to position the company as a top firm in the biodiesel process technology market. At Delta-T ...
Expert Witness: E-007585
This expert has over 40 years of experience as a mechanical engineer. His research in tribology, machining of advanced materials, medical device design, dental materials, and high temperature coatings is widely recognized in the scientific and engineering communities. He has published over two hundred fifty papers and reports related to machining of ceramics, mechanisms and mechanics of interfaces, wear and friction, boundary lubrication, and biotribology; and has given ...
Expert Witness: E-139014
This health and safety professional has more than three decades of experience in industrial hygiene, occupational exposures, safety, and public health. Throughout his career, this expert has personally conducted over a thousand industrial hygiene evaluations for numerous companies in various fields including engineering, mining, manufacturing, oil & gas, healthcare, environmental, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, food processing, agriculture, and construction. As a ...
Expert Witness: E-137892
This expert in microbial contamination of the built-environment has 21 years of experience. He specializes in root cause of microbial contamination related to all aspects of facilities, including water systems, HVAC/mechanical systems, production line, and supply chain. He owns and is the president of a Bio Lab in Tennessee which is an accredited microbial testing laboratory that specializes in using state-of-the-art DNA technologies to solve complex microbial issues. ...
Expert Witness: E-007856
This expert is a world renowned business ethics teacher, scholar and consultant. He received his J.D. from New York University and his Ph.D. in Public Policy from Harvard University. Prior to entering academia, this expert was the General Counsel of BioTechnica International, one of the first publicly-held biotechnology companies, and of Interlaken Capital, a privately held venture firm. Currently, he is a Professor of Management at a Silicon Valley-located business ...
Expert Witness: E-074143
This expert has more than a quarter century of experience developing financial and economic analyses to solve business problems. His practice principally involves intellectual property issues, including patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret as well as unfair competition antitrust matters and business valuations, breach of contract disputes, and technology assessment. acquisitions analysis, has enabled him to assist clients on a wide range of litigation issues. His ...
Expert Witness: E-069789
This supremely qualified plant physiologist earned his BS in Botany from DePauw University, his MS in Plant Ecology from the University of Colorado, and his doctoral degree from the University of Illinois. He is an active member of the Weed Science Society of America and lead a twenty plus year career at American Cyanamid, where he attained the position of Director of Herbicide Discovery. Additionally, he served as a Plant Physiologist for more than a decade with the ...
Expert Witness: E-070014
This highly qualified Chemical Engineer obtained his PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cambridge. He has 30+ Publications on the topic of Chemical Engineering and is currently the Owner of a Private Engineering Consulting Firm. He is experienced in industrial experimentally-based R&D, including bulk solids mechanics, polymers, selective propylene oxidation, heterogeneous and homogeneous catalysis, catalyst development and manufacturing and biotechnology.
Expert Witness: E-035914
This expert has decades of experience in pre-clinical through Phase IV research. Apart from standard statistical methods, he has special expertise in adaptive methods, recurrent event methods, experimental design, assays, mathematical modeling and simulation, data-mining and super-computer applications. As an independent statistician he serves on numerous data and safety monitoring boards and regularly interacts with FDA and EMA personnel on behalf of his clients. With ...
Expert Witness: E-032781
This expert received his undergraduate and doctoral degrees in Biomedical Engineering from Iowa State University. He has worked for and consulted with leading medical device, pharmaceutical & biotechnology companies ranging in size from start-ups to Fortune 100 companies. He also works on a regular basis for the FDA, Health Canada, the US & European Patent Offices, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and other regulatory agencies around the world. As an ...

BIOTECHNOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Biopharmaceutical Product Launch Causes Commercial Dispute BIOTECHNOLOGY Expert Case

Biopharmaceutical Product Launch Causes Commercial Dispute

This case involves a commercial dispute regarding the feasibility of an international skin care product entering the United States market. An expert in pharmaceutical marketing with experience in new product launches was sought to review the company’s prod …

Medical Device Company Infringes On Competitor’s Intellectual Property BIOTECHNOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a patent infringement involving several varieties of medical devices. Senior management officials at the defendant company allegedly stole design information for a stent delivery system as well as a balloon catheter from a smal …

Biomedical Engineering Experts Discuss Failure of Carbon Fiber Fixation Device BIOTECHNOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a patient who had a carbon fiber plate implanted in her leg to treat a fracture. At some point, the plate broke, and the coating material allegedly “melted” while inside of her. The plate was black in color upon insertion into Plaintiff …

Securities Expert Witness Opines on Biotechnology Firm Valuation BIOTECHNOLOGY Expert Case

Case: In re Northfield Labs., Inc. Sec. Litig., 267 F.R.D. 536 (N.D. Ill. 2010) Background: Defendant Northfield was founded in 1985 by defendants DeWoskin and Gould. Northfield’s primary purpose was to research and develop a hemoglobin-based blood  …

Pharmaceutical Company Breaches Collaboration Agreement by Marketing Cancer Drug BIOTECHNOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a biotech company that developed cancer-fighting drugs. The company partnered with a pharmaceutical company to develop a new-generation of cancer drugs. One of the drugs that the two companies developed became a successful drug for treat …

Pharmaceutical Expert Witness Opines on Methotrexate Toxicity BIOTECHNOLOGY Expert Case

Pharmaceutical Expert Witness Opines on Methotrexate Toxicity

This case involves a twenty-four-year-old male who underwent a kidney transplantation. The patient was on dialysis and immunosuppressive therapy. He also had hypertension due to his renal manifestations. To manage his hypertension, his primary care physici …

Compounding Drug Causes Congestive Heart Failure BIOTECHNOLOGY Expert Case

Compounding Drug Causes Congestive Heart Failure

This case involves the sale of Domperidone by a pharmacist, a drug which has not been FDA approved for sale in the US, via a compounding pharmacy. The patient’s doctor did not have an FDA experimental drug protocol license but decided to prescribe the d …