PLUMBING EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-512914
This highly-qualified expert has over 35 years of experience in HVAC and plumbing design. He earned his BS in mechanical engineering from Texas Tech University. He's active in his field as a member of several organizations, including the Academy of Mechanical Engineers and the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning. This expert is a licensed professional engineer in 16 states. He has formerly served as a project engineer, principal, and ...
Expert Witness: E-016419
This expert has extensive experience in general contracting, plumbing, electrical/mechanical construction, and demolition. He is currently a Manager & Safety Officer for a consulting and general contracting business. The expert previously served as a Vice President & Safety Officer in the Mechanical Division at PM&M Electric. He maintains an active California Contractor's License and an active Arizona Commercial Electrical Contractor's License.
Expert Witness: E-137756
This expert in water quality has 15+ years of experience in Legionella Risk Management and 40+ years experience total in engineering related functions. He obtained his BS in Marine Engineering at the US Merchant Marine Academy. He is a member of APIC, ASPE, ASHRAE, ASHRM, AWT and AWWA. He has authored 2 books, coauthored 2 peer review papers with CDC, published numerous articles in many journals and magazines and is currently the President of a waterborne pathogen risk ...
Expert Witness: E-058127
This highly qualified expert earned his BS from Hope College and his PhD in organic chemistry from Indiana University. He has experience in catalyst research in support of polyethylene manufacturing, additive stabilization of polymers, interaction of chemicals with plastics, extrusion production of plastic pipe, plastic pipe material technical service and plastic pipe system component testing. End use applications in which he is a plastics expert include corrugated ...
Expert Witness: E-029711
This qualified Fluid Flow Engineering Expert obtained his BSE in Civil Engineering and his MSE and Ph.D in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Utah State University. He is a Certified Engineer in Utah and has published 40+ articles focused on Civil and Environmental Engineering research. He is a member of the American Water Works Association and the American Society of Engineers and is currently a Research Professor in Civil and Environmental at a University in the ...
Expert Witness: E-029675
This HVAC expert is the president of of an engineering consultancy. He has extensive experience in the design of piping, duct, mechanical, plumbing and fire protection systems for new and retrofit commercial and institutional buildings. This expert has experience working on projects ranging from small to large; project complexity ranges from simple office tenant, retail and hotel projects to base building, to museum renovations. His design experience includes chillers, ...
Expert Witness: E-009355
This expert has over 35 years of experience as a professional engineer. He is a registered as a Professional Mechanical Engineer (P.E.) in Arizona, California, Colorado, Illinois, New Mexico, New York, Nevada, Oregon, Texas and Utah. He is an internationally recognized authority on assessing, evaluating, conceptualizing and remediating complex project design, construction and operational issues related to HVAC systems, cleanrooms, piping systems, refrigeration systems, ...
Expert Witness: E-007874
This expert has over 40 years of field experience as a plumber and HVAC contractor. He has installed, managed, and consulted for various projects. He is familiar with construction defects, claims, personal injury, costs, and product liability. He currently serves as Principal for a consulting firm dealing with plumbing, heating, HVAC, and Asbestos exposure mechanical systems.
Expert Witness: E-009921
This expert has 25+ years of experience in property management specifically in Chicago, IL. Currently, he is the director of building services at a private property management practice where he maintains 300 + residential condominiums, including Gold Coast high rise and small to large multi-family properties. He manages a building inspection team which checks each property for municipal code compliance and comprehensive safety. Formerly, he was the Onsite Manager for ...
Expert Witness: E-008234
This highly qualified expert has over 30 years of experience as an engineer. He received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and is a Registered Professional Engineer in 9 states. A member of both the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the National Academy of Forensic Engineers, he has published several articles on various issues including cranes and plumbing failures. He previously worked for Georgia Power Company where he ...

PLUMBING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Court Precludes Detainee from Testifying as his own Plumbing Expert Witness PLUMBING Expert Case

…  that neither action constitutes proper methodology for a plumbing expert witness. Facts The plaintiff was a pre-trial detainee at a …  plaintiff elected to proffer expert testimony as his own plumbing expert witness. The defendants objected to the plaintiff’s myriad of …

Negligent Boiler Maintenance Causes Carbon Monoxide Poisoning PLUMBING Expert Case

Negligent Boiler Maintenance Causes Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

This case involves multiple plaintiffs living in a low-income apartment housing complex that died due to carbon monoxide poisoning. The pipes in the boiler room allegedly began to rust and crack causing a leak of carbon monoxide. There were no carbon monox …

Construction Site Trench Collapse Kills Worker PLUMBING Expert Case

Construction Site Trench Collapse Kills Worker

…  during an excavation project. A career employee of a plumbing company was working to lay a pipe at a condominium construction site. …

ADA Compliance Expert Discusses Unsafe Hotel Bathroom PLUMBING Expert Case

ADA Compliance Expert Discusses Unsafe Hotel Bathroom

This case involves an individual who was injured in a hotel bathroom in Maine due to an allegedly defective shower seat. The individual, an elderly female patron of the hotel who had specifically requested a handicap accessible hotel room for her stay, had …

Woman Suffers Severe Burns Due to Scalding Shower Water PLUMBING Expert Case

Woman Suffers Severe Burns Due to Scalding Shower Water

This case involves a female patient who suffered severe injuries as a result of coming in contact with scalding water during a shower. The plaintiff was visiting a friend and, at the time of the incident in question, was using their shower. After allowing …

Industry-Leading Plumbing Experts Discuss Burns from Overheated Shower Water PLUMBING Expert Case

This case involves a young boy who was burned in the shower by scalding hot water which poured out of a shower head. The boy and his family were tenants in a large apartment building in Chicago, having moved in just 5 days before the incident in question. …