PRISON EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-079038
This expert has extensive experience in residential operations for correctional and treatment settings. He entered the field in the late 1970s, serving as the Director of Juvenile Services for Massachusetts Halfway Houses. More recently, the expert was the Director of Quality Assurance for the Department of Juvenile Services in Baltimore and the Quality Assurance Manager with Spectrum Health Systems Inc. He has dealt with operations in prison, substance abuse treatment, ...
Expert Witness: E-060854
This expert is an internal affairs specialist with over 26 years in the industry. His career began as a correctional officer at multiple locations before becoming a Special Agent in the California Office of Internal Affairs. He has reviewed thousands of cases during his time there. He is currently acting as an internal affairs consultant and has completed one expert declaration for a case currently being litigated.
Expert Witness: E-040973
This expert has been employed as a corrections consultant and expert witness since 2013. He is a former board member and certified instructor for the Michigan Sheriffs' Coordinating and Training Council. He was a full-time certified police officer for over 33 years, with the last 26 years at a mid-sized Sheriff's Office. He is a graduate of the FBI National Academy, has extensive experience in jail operations, policy and procedure development, and case review.
Expert Witness: E-037152
This highly qualified expert is board certified in emergency medicine. He received his medical degree from the State University of New York, Syracuse. He completed his medical internship at Scripps Mercy hospital and residency at UC San Diego where he also completed a two year hospital administrative fellowship. He also holds a Master's degree in Business Administration from University of California, Irvine. He has served as Senior Medical Officer, Healthcare Reform at ...
Expert Witness: E-000906
This highly qualified expert has years of experience in the field of premises liability. He received his PhD in criminology from Florida State University and is a certified protection professional by the American Society for Industrial Security. He is a member of various renowned professional associations, including the American Correctional Association, the International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners, the Florida Crime Prevention Association and the National ...
Expert Witness: E-086971
This mental health expert is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and the Associate Director of a forensic psychiatry fellowship program for a large public university in Colorado. Much of his work has focused on the mental health of prison inmates, with a particular emphasis on the effects of solitary confinement. The expert earned his M.D. from the University of Maryland Medical School and completed his psychiatric internship/residency at the University of Colorado Health ...
Expert Witness: E-000004
This expert has been a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America; the Boston Bar Association, where he was chair of the Aviation Litigation Committee; and the Massachusetts Bar Association. He has taught in trial practice courses at Harvard Law School on many occasions and has published multiple articles in local and national legal journals. This expert has 40+ years of experience. He has appeared in state and federal trial and appellate courts, as well as in ...
Expert Witness: E-057103
This highly qualified expert is double board certified in Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry. He has been in active practice for over 7 years. He completed an Internship in Psychiatry at the University of Kansas Medical Center and completed his Residency in Psychiatry at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center. After practicing as an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at an Inpatient Psychiatric Hospital, this expert went on to complete a Fellowship in Forensic ...
Expert Witness: E-009435
This expert began his professional career within the field of behavioral health in 1989 while working towards the obtainment of his undergraduate degree in Psychology. Since his graduation in 1991 he has worked in progressively responsible positions within mental/behavioral health, criminogenic, and substance abuse treatment modalities. This expert has served as the Program Director and Primary Therapist for a Long Term Trauma Recovery Program, as the Program ...

PRISON EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Wrongfully Imprisoned Individual Is Allegedly Tortured In Foreign Prison PRISON Expert Case

…  case involves an American citizen who was mistakenly imprisoned by authorities in Mexico on a charge of embezzlement. While in prison, the American citizen was severely beaten, stripped, and starved by the facility guards. The prisoner was subjected to these conditions for 3 weeks before he was released. …

Prison Violates Civil Rights Of Disabled Inmate PRISON Expert Case

Prison Violates Civil Rights Of Disabled Inmate

…  restraint was both improper and excessive. An expert in prison policies and procedures was sought to review the facts of the case and …

Correctional Officer Allegedly Uses Excessive Force On Mentally Ill Patient PRISON Expert Case

This case involves a 24-year-old female schizophrenic inmate who died at a state mental hospital after being tackled by an orderly. Prior to her incarceration, she had been successfully treated with Risperdal for 2 years. Although it was acknowledged  …

Inmate With Cauda Equina Syndrome Allegedly Receives Inadequate Treatment PRISON Expert Case

This case involves an incarcerated woman with a past medical history of spinal arthritis who was admitted to the hospital for several days with an acute gastrointestinal bleed. While being treated for the gastrointestinal bleed, the patient complained …

Correctional Physician Fails To Diagnose Brain Abscess In Symptomatic Inmate PRISON Expert Case

This case involves an incarcerated woman who presented with complaints of headaches. She was seen by a correctional physician who diagnosed her with a chronic pain disorder. Within a few weeks, the patient was complaining of severe headaches. She was s …

Corrections Facility Releases Violent Criminal Into Community PRISON Expert Case

This case involves a man who murdered his wife and mother-in-law while on temporary leave from a corrections facility. The man had an extensive criminal history including domestic violence against his wife and had recently violated a restraining order  …

Unmonitored Inmate Commits Suicide in Solitary Confinement PRISON Expert Case

Unmonitored Inmate Commits Suicide in Solitary Confinement

…  case involves the death of an inmate at a federal prison in Missouri. At the time of the incident in question, the man had been …  in a violent confrontation with other inmates. The prison had a policy in place to check on inmates in isolation every 15 minutes, …