SHOOTING EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-008998
This expert has certifications in Firearm Identification, Toolmark Identification, and Gunshot Residue by the Association of Firearm and Toolmark Examiners, and has been involved with forensic testing for more than 22 years. He is a Distinguished Member of the Association of Firearm and Tool Mark Examiners and the NIST OSAC on Firearms and Tool Marks, and is a Guest Lecturer for the National Firearms Examiners Academy. He is currently the owner of a private firearm ...
Expert Witness: E-068865
This expert has 17 years experience in demonstrative evidence consulting, specializing in crime and shooting scene reconstruction. His reconstruction creation and design of forensic animations includes but is not limited to 3D modeling, illustration, Medical and Surgical Animation, Demonstrative Evidence Creation, Design and Consulting. Cases using such reconstruction platforms include homicides, officer involved shooting scenarios, human anatomy, surgical and disease ...
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-091078
This expert is a retired police officer and owner of a police training and consulting firm. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Management, a Masters of Science in Psychology and is completing a doctoral degree in Performance Psychology. He is a Certified Criminal Investigator with the American College of Forensic Examiners Institute and a Force Science Certified Analyst with the Force Science Institute He currently teaches the application of Human Factors ...
Expert Witness: E-069110
This expert is the founder and president of a management consulting and turnaround firm specializing in new gym start up, fitness club sales and gym troubleshooting for the fitness and health club industry. With over 25 years of experience owning, operating and managing clubs of all sizes, he lectures and delivers seminars and workshops across the country on the practical skills required to successfully build teamwork and market fitness programs and products. He has been ...
Expert Witness: E-068107
This experienced cosmetics ingredients expert joined Estee Lauder in 1981 as a QA Products Laboratory Supervisor. He remained with the company until 2006, most recently serving as the Director of Special Analytical Services and R&D. In this position, the expert was responsible for Estee Lauder's raw material program, which included oversight of analytical testing, evaluation of new raw materials, and troubleshooting formulation issues. The expert now works as a Product ...
Expert Witness: E-070923
This firearms and archery enthusiast and instructor has been involved in the field for over 41 years. He completed numerous training's with the U.S. Army, Armstrong State College and the Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training Council. The expert has completed numerous firearms and archery-related courses and instructor courses over the years; currently, he teaches Firearms and Archery Safety for the Department of Environmental Conservation with the State of New ...
Expert Witness: E-062835
This licensed engineer earned his BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Missouri and is a certified fire & explosion investigator. He has held a number of electrical engineering and products safety positions throughout his career, specializing in EE, product development, technical management, design verification, advanced troubleshooting, and failure analysis. This expert is currently a Senior Professional Engineer at a private Engineering consultancy.
Expert Witness: E-007337
This expert has worked in the firearms and firearms training business for over 40 years in the military, specializing in Combat Tactics and Training, Marksmanship, and Small Arms Skill Development. He holds membership in a multitude of distinguished professional firearm organizations and has earned the prestigious U.S. Army Distinguished Badges for both Service Pistol and Service Rifle. This expert also coached and was a firing team member of the World Champion U.S. Army ...
Expert Witness: E-006690
A 3rd generation Gunsmith. This expert has over 15 years of experience as an authority on firearm and related subject. He currently provides his expertise to a variety of clients in need of accurate assessment of firearm analysis, GSR, accidental discharge, and bullet trajectory. In addition, he teaches a course on firearms and deadly force law, and has extensive experience reviewing evidence and speaking to the impact of firearms on the outcome of cases.

SHOOTING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Court Allows Expert in Medical Forensics to Opine on Firearm Examination SHOOTING Expert Case

Court: United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida Jurisdiction: Federal Case Name: Mighty v. Miami-Dade City Citation: 2019 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 135528 Facts In this wrongful death case, the deceased had an encounter with the police …

Fatal Shooting During Police Pursuit Requires Ballistics Investigation SHOOTING Expert Case

This case involves a woman that was running from the police after robbing a store when she fatally shot. The robber was shot twice; once in the arm and once in the back. The officer who fired the shot claimed that the robber was running at him. He clai …

Violent Police Chase Results In Civilian Casualties SHOOTING Expert Case

Violent Police Chase Results In Civilian Casualties

This case involves a family of 5 that was caught in the crossfire of a police chase. Several officers were pursuing a man suspected of burglary in a high-speed chase. As the officers passed through a busy intersection, they opened fire at the vehicle they …

Firearm With Alleged Safety Pin Issue Misfires Injuring Woman SHOOTING Expert Case

This case involves a plaintiff who was a severely injured after her firearm malfunctioned. The plaintiff had purchased an automatic pistol for personal use. When she first took it to a firing range to use, the gun was not firing properly. She took the gun  …

Ballistics Expert Analyzes Fatal Shooting by Bail Bond Agent SHOOTING Expert Case

This case involves an individual who was killed during a bounty hunt. A woman had been released on bail but violated the terms of her release, and the judge revoked her bond. The bounty hunter was sent to retrieve the woman who was discovered to be sta …

Criminology Experts Discuss Fatal Domestic Violence Incident SHOOTING Expert Case

…  case involves a man who is accused of intentionally shooting his wife, although he alleges that it was an accident. The defendant …  children, all of whom were in the house on the day of the shooting. The defendant was handling a firearm that he used occasionally for …

Software Error Contributes to Fatal Shooting SHOOTING Expert Case

Software Error Contributes to Fatal Shooting

…  system for a county police department that resulted in the shooting death of two individuals. The plaintiffs in this case were two bounty …  hunters. The unit then responded, which resulted in a shooting. It is believed that the computer aided dispatch system failed due to …