Automotive Safety Expert Witnesses
Automotive safety expert witness candidates typically have extensive experience and knowledge in the automotive industry, including automotive parts, occupant kinematics, automotive engineering, crash tests, mechanical engineering, automotive electronics, and/or vehicle crashworthiness. To support either a plaintiff or defendant, Cahn Litigation Services is frequently called upon by law firms to locate an expert witness that can support issues involving automotive safety.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more than 36,000 motorists die each year in motor vehicle accidents. Vehicle safety, design, performance, and cost are some of the major elements a motor vehicle manufacturer faces.
An automotive safety expert witness could provide expertise in intellectual property matters, such as a patent litigation in federal court or a trade secret dispute. An automotive engineer with specific knowledge in automobile safety might provide expert opinion in a matter like a product liability case, or provide accident reconstructionist expertise in a personal injury case as a result of a car accident.
Expert witness service to support litigation could include an expert report, failure analysis, accident reconstruction and expert witness testimony. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, a law firm may request an automotive expert witness with prior experience as a testifying expert. An expert witness needs to not only have subject matter expertise, but must also possess the ability to provide expert testimony in such a manner that a jury and judge can understand the evidence.
Cahn Litigation Services has completed numerous searches for an expert witness in the automotive area, providing candidates for each case to the specifications provided by the attorney in charge. Whether it’s for a patent case, pre-litigation forensic engineering work, or an accident reconstruction project, Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search around quickly. The firm has an earned reputation with leading law firms to provide experts with the right balance of expertise and testimony for the job at hand.
Automotive Safety Expert Witness - Representative Bios
Please Note: All Cahn Litigation expert witness searches are customized to attorneys' precise specifications and preferences. Attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.
The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Automotive Safety experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Automotive Safety landscape.