Construction Equipment Expert Witnesses
What is a construction equipment expert witness?
Construction equipment expert witness candidates are typically professional engineers with a background in automotive engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, and/or civil engineering. Potential candidates for litigation related to construction equipment may be intellectual property expert witnesses. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, legal counsel may request a specialist with prior expert witness experience.
What types of cases require a construction equipment expert witness?
A construction equipment expert could provide expertise in intellectual property matters such as a patent litigation or trade secret dispute. A forensic engineer is skilled at proving (or disproving) intellectual property infringement or theft.
Construction equipment expert witness case examples
Cahn Litigation Services has seen construction equipment matters involving:
- gantry crane hoist accident in Connecticut,
- forklift technology,
- product safety forensic investigation,
- premises liability,
- certified safety professional (CSP) qualifications,
- industrial accident fire origin,
- New Jersey construction site safety standards and safety training,
- OSHA regulations relating to industrial equipment,
- Certified Fire & Explosion Investigator (CFEI) to support a New York site explosion investigation,
- industrial accident reconstruction in Michigan,
- material handling equipment,
- aerial lifts, and
- Colorado construction defects and property damage.
What litigation support work might a construction equipment expert witness be expected to perform?
An engineering expert specializing in construction equipment might provide litigation support services in matters such as product liability cases, personal injury cases, or accident investigations. In addition, clients may seek a construction industry specialist for pre-litigation consulting services. Expert witness services could include research and authoring expert reports, forensic engineering, providing expert opinions, failure analyses, accident reconstruction, and expert witness testimony in the courtroom.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for a construction equipment expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience.
Construction Equipment 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 Construction Equipment experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Construction Equipment landscape.