Practice Areas

Products Liability
  • Event Sequence
  • Failure Analysis
  • Consumer Product Defects
  • Product Recall Research
  • Design Analysis
  • Defect analysis of design and manufacturing
  • Strict Liability
  • Foreseeable Misuse
  • Contributory/Comparative Negligence
  • Manufacturing Process Analysis
  • Product Testing & Analysis
  • Evaluation of adequate warnings and instructions
  • Product maintenance and modification
  • Verdict Searches
  • Exemplar Product Procurement
  • Proximate Cause of Injury
  • Inherently Dangerous Products
Premise Liability
  • Slip, trip and fall
  • Event Sequence
  • Code Compliance
  • Slipmeter, Slip Resistance
  • Biomechanics
  • Site documentation and measurements
  • Effects of Cleaning Products
Accident Reconstruction
  • Event Sequence
  • Speed Analysis
  • Time-Distance Relationships
  • Low Speed, Rear End Accidents
  • Air Bag Module Analysis
  • Truck, Motorcycle, Pedestrian, Bicycle Accidents
  • Headlight Analysis
  • Seat Belt Analysis
  • Driver Visibility Issues
  • Line of Sight Issues
  • Examination of Vehicle, Human and Environmental factors
  • Traffic Light Sequencing
  • Perception/Reaction a Vehicle Driver
  • Black Box Analysis & Crash Data Recovery
  • Modeling and Accident Simulation & Animation
Patent Analysis
  • Direct Infringement Assessment (Literal and Doctrine of Equivalents)
  • Means-Plus-Functions
  • Obviousness
  • Innovation Research & Conflict Analysis
  • Utility and Functionality Testing
  • Prior Art Research and Analysis (US and Foreign)
  • Experience with US and Foreign Patents
  • Mechanical Devices and Machinery, Medical Industry Devices, Manufacturing Processes and Tooling, Health and Exercise Equipment, Process Monitoring and Control, Sensors and Data Acquisition
Structural Design and Analysis
  • Failure Analysis
  • Sequence of Events
  • Load and Bearing Calculations
  • Static and Dynamic Load Analysis
  • Materials Analysis and Inspection
  • Finite Element Modeling and Analysis (FEM/FEA)
  • Jobsite Accident Analysis
  • Building Code Compliance
Fire Cause and Origin
  • Point and Cause of Ignition
  • Spark Ignition and Hot Surface Auto-ignition of Fuel Vapors
  • Faulty Products Analysis and Exemplar Product Testing
  • Overpower Product and Appliance Analysis and Testing
  • Lawn and Garden, Lawn Mower and Engine Fires
Computer Modeling and Simulation
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD), 2 and 3D modeling, scale drawings, site drawings
  • VIRTUAL CRASH simulations
  • 3D Scanning of Scene and Accident Vehicles
  • Vehicle Dynamics modeling and simulation
  • Structural analysis and Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  • Time domain simulation of dynamic systems and processes
  • Animation and presentation of simulation and analysis results
Worker’s Compensation Evaluation
  • Event Sequence
  • Jobsite accident analysis
  • OSHA Compliance