DISABILITY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-262317
This expert has a thirty year association in the Life and Disability Income Insurance Industry. For twenty-eight years he was associated with The Union Central Life Insurance Company. During that time he was involved in numerous claim/policy service matters and supervised claim litigation. He also conducted California Fraud Training for over twenty years with claim examiners with a concentration in the Bad Faith area. In addition, was a former Life Insurance Sales Agent ...
Expert Witness: E-075987
This qualified expert of Medical School Diversity and Disability Services obtained her BS in Psychology from the University of Central Florida, her MA in Psychology from the University of Alabama, and her Ph.D in Learning and Development at the Cleveland State University. She completed her Post-Doctorate in Training and Assessment Training at Harvard University. She is Certified in General Teaching and is a member of the Academy of American Medical Colleges, the ...
Expert Witness: E-007747
This expert has been practicing for over 30 years. She received her Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the University of California, Berkeley and completed a fellowship in Epidemiology there as well. She has published over 80 peer-reviewed journal articles and sits on the Editorial Board of "Pediatric and Perinatal Research", the "American Journal of Public Health", "Pediatrics", "Annals of Internal Medicine", and "Autism Research". She is a member of the Scientific Review ...
Expert Witness: E-262010
This highly qualified expert is triple-boarded in neurology, sleep medicine, and clinical neurophysiology. He graduated magna cum laude from UCLA, then received his MD with Latin honors from the State University of New York. He went on to complete his neurology residency at NYU where he served as chief resident, and received the Resident Teacher of the Year award. He also completed fellowships in clinical neurophysiology at UCLA Medical Center, and sleep medicine at ...
Expert Witness: E-060289
This expert has 40+ years of experience providing vocational evaluations for adults and children alike. His four part process includes a medical record review, standardized diagnostic vocational interview, vocational testing and labor market research. He earned his Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Rehabilitation Counseling at Penn State University and pursued extensive postgraduate training at New York University. His extensive work experience includes managerial ...
Expert Witness: E-051237
This highly qualified and awarded expert is double board certified in general psychiatry and forensic psychiatry. Currently this expert is a clinical assistant professor and the chief of forensic psychiatry at a major medical school. He earned his MD at the University of Florida, completed his residency training in psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh. He completed his fellowship in Forensic Psychiatry at University of California Davis. Along with his clinical ...
Expert Witness: E-035719
This expert has been working in industrial-organizational consulting for over 20 years. She has conducted and published original research in the areas of human factors and safety. She completed her BS at the University of Florida, and completed her MS and PhD at the California School of Professional Psychology. She is certified as a Professional Ergonomist, and has previously worked as a consultant for numerous organizations on ergonomics programs. She is currently ...
Expert Witness: E-101688
This expert has been practicing as a social worker for 35 years. She earned her BA and MSW at Tulane University, and completed her PhD in Social Work and Community Planning at Washington University. She then completed her LCSW at the University of Maryland. She has led multiple workshops and trainings on topics relating to social work in the LGBT community, and is a member of several regional Social Workers Associations. She currently serves as a Social Work Trainer and ...
Expert Witness: E-000224
This fellow of the American Academy of Physical Medicine specializes in conservative, non-surgical care of orthopaedic injuries, including the spine and extremities, with emphasis on spine rehabilitation, functional restoration, pain management, and ergonomic modifications. He is also extensively published in his field, and has been involved with numerous research projects. Finally, he is a national speaker on topics in rehabilitation medicine.
Expert Witness: E-064124
This expert has been providing chiropractic and integrated physical medicine to his New Mexico patients for over 30 years. He also provides both plaintiff and defense consulting to include malpractice and personal injury. He has conducted several thousand reviews and had testified under oath approximately 100 times. He has faced several Daubert challenges and never been disqualified. The hallmarks of both his treating and consulting practices include integrity, ...

DISABILITY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Disabled Child Suffers Bone Loss From GI Tube Feeding Regimen DISABILITY Expert Case

Disabled Child Suffers Bone Loss From GI Tube Feeding Regimen

This case involves a female child with cerebral palsy and reflux who required G-tube feeding. She was not gaining enough weight and was not tolerating many types of formulas. When the child was 2-years-old, a GI put her on nutritional toddler formula.  …

Criminal Justice Expert Reviews Alleged Violation Of Constitutional Law DISABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a 35-year-old deaf and mute woman who was falsely accused of a theft after leaving a mall. As the woman was driving home via the highway, several highway patrol troopers stopped her, pulled her out of the vehicle with excessive force, a …

Police Department Infringes On Civil Rights Of Handicap Arrestee DISABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a civil rights action against the police department of a major west coast city. A 32-year-old wheelchair bound plaintiff was arrested for drug-related charges in a local bar. The plaintiff had several pressure ulcers as a result of time …

Public Restroom Fails To Comply With Disabilities Act Guidelines DISABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a wheelchair-bound woman who was a using the public restroom at a highway rest stop. While transferring herself from her wheelchair to the commode, the designated handicap handrail came out of the wall. The woman suffered severe back …

Handicapped Guest Sustains Serious Injuries After Falling In Hotel Shower DISABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a legally blind woman who fell in a hotel shower. Before her stay, the guest requested accommodations with a handicap bathroom. Upon arriving at the hotel, the guest was informed that the hotel staff never received her request and  …

Passenger in Wheelchair Suffers Serious Injuries Due to Negligent Bus Driver DISABILITY Expert Case

This case involves a disabled, elderly male plaintiff who suffered extensive injuries after a bus that was chartered by his nursing home in Wisconsin made an abrupt stop. On the date of the incident in question, the man was riding the bus in order to go to …

Patient is Denied Disability by Insurance Company DISABILITY Expert Case

Patient is Denied Disability by Insurance Company

This disability services case takes place in Iowa and involves a female patient who has been denied long term disability by her insurance company. The patient had multiple medical issues …  her insurance company has denied her long-term benefits of disability payments. In order to establish her need for these payments, a …

Neurology expert advises on disability benefits for nerve injury DISABILITY Expert Case

…  advises on a case involving a patient who is seeking disability benefits for a nerve injury. Plaintiff is a surgeon who sustained a …  his work. Plaintiff sought coverage from his disability insurer. His insurance claim was denied, and he filed an action for …