Traffic engineer expert witness: motor vehicle accidents
(automobile, truck, pedestrian, bicycle, motorcycle). More than 500 cases since 1979;both defense and plaintiff.
Largest VERDICT $12,200,000 against Caltrans in a pedestrian case. Second largest traffic accident VERDICT is $10,300,000 in case against Los Angeles UnifiedSchool District involving a pedestrian accident.
Largest SETTLEMENT is $4,265,000 in caseagainst City and County of San Francisco involving a pedestrian.
Largest INVERSE CONDEMNATIONcase is over $2,000,000 against the State of Utah Department of Transportation.
$0 DEFENSE verdiscts: two where more than $10,000,000 sought.
Knowledge of governmental agency procedures, roadway design, geometrics, signs, traffic controls, parking, and maintenance.
California Registered Professional Traffic Engineer; Undergraduate - University of California at Los Angeles; Graduate - Yale University.
Elected Class President of Yale University Bureau of HighwayTraffic. Received Institute of Transportation Engineers PastPresident's Award. Received Southern California SectionInstitute of Transportation Engineers Young Traffic EngineerAward. Received Insurance Institute for Highway SafetyFellowship and living stipend to attend Yale University.