LIGHTING EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-083299
This electric engineer has over 40 years of experience and is active as a consultant. He earned his BS in Electrical Engineering from Heald College and is licensed in California as a professional electrical engineer. The expert started his career as an electrical engineer with RE Corp., where he estimated electrical construction projects and earned his electrical contractor's license. He spent several years running his own firm that specialized in the design and ...
Expert Witness: E-061846
This lighting expert earned his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Florida and has been granted 26 U.S. patents, many of which relate to lighting fixtures. From 2008 until 2011, he served as the Vice President of Research at the Lighting Science Group Corp, where he transitioned the company to a product-driven supplier of LED products and helped grow revenues from $3 million to $100 million. He later served as the Chief Engineer of the ETi Lighting ...
Expert Witness: E-038879
From 2004 to 2012, this expert dedicated his career to the development of lighting controls and motorized window shades and blinds. Having earned a Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Lafayette College, he holds 8 US patents for the design of mechanized light control systems. His career has been centered around new product development. He has experience across several additional industries, including, surgical implants and instruments, mechanical piping, and ...
Expert Witness: E-014990
This expert has been involved in the LED industry since 2005. He managed the patent portfolio for Color Kinetics and enjoyed considerable success in building out a functional licensing program for the world-wide LED industry. He went on to be the IP Strategist and GM of Custom Solutions for Lighting Science Group. Since 2010 he has worked as an independent advisor to a wide range of LED companies in North America, Europe, and Asia, focusing on IP strategy, product ...
Expert Witness: E-083301
This expert on Electrical Engineering has over 28 years of experience. He is experienced in lighting, power, fire alarm and communication design for institutional, medical, commercial and design/build projects. He has performed analysis of electrical systems for hospitals, military and industrial facilities. His background in electrical engineering provided a solid platform for performing Forensic Services. Over the past fifteen years, he has given testimony at ...

LIGHTING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Dangerous Intersection Design Contributes to Fatal Accident LIGHTING Expert Case

Dangerous Intersection Design Contributes to Fatal Accident

This case takes place in Oregon and involves a man who was involved in a fatal motor vehicle accident. The plaintiff was at a large intersection where an unusual and newly-developed traffic signal had been installed. The traffic signal permitted drivers  …

Street Lighting Allegedly Causes Fatal Accident LIGHTING Expert Case

Street Lighting Allegedly Causes Fatal Accident

…  that allegedly occurred as a result of improper roadway lighting. The plaintiff was a young girl who was riding her bike through a …

Dangerous Retail Display Causes Fall LIGHTING Expert Case

Dangerous Retail Display Causes Fall

This case takes place in New York and involves a man who slipped and fell at a shopping mall. He was walking out of a store in the mall, at which tripped over an external sign that had a leg which extended into the path of the store’s entrance. The sign …

Man Injured by Fall in Theater LIGHTING Expert Case

Man Injured by Fall in Theater

This case takes place in Michigan and involves a man who tripped and fell at a theater. During the show, the man got up from his seat to visit the concession counter. On his way back, he tripped on the a step that was not well lit and was without access t …

House Guest Slips and Falls on Stairs LIGHTING Expert Case

House Guest Slips and Falls on Stairs

…  guest fell on had a cracked nosing. There was insufficient lighting in the stairwell and the guest was not familiar with the stairway in …