Electric vehicles expert witness candidates typically have a background in automotive engineering, automobile manufacturing, electrical engineering, and/or mechanical engineering. An electric vehicle (EV) expert witness should have a deep understanding not only of the technology, but also of the EV market (market size, market growth, market trends) and competitive landscape. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, the lead attorney may request a technologist with prior expert witness testimony experience.
Electric vehicle describes not only an electric car designed for road travel, but also encompasses rail vehicles, surface and underwater vessels, as well as electric aircraft.
An electric vehicles expert witness could provide expertise in intellectual property matters such as a patent litigation a trade secret dispute. An expert in electric vehicles might also provide testimony in matters such as a product liability case, accident reconstruction, or personal injury case. Litigation support by an electric vehicle expert witness could include expert report preparation, forensic engineering, expert opinion, and expert testimony in court. In addition, a law firm may seek an automotive industry expert for pre-litigation consultant work. Cahn Litigation Services is frequently called upon by law firms clients to locate an expert witness that can support issues involving electric vehicle technology. Previously, the firm has searched for experts to support cases involving:
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The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Electric Vehicles experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give attorneys a sense of the Electric Vehicles landscape.
This expert brings to the table many years of experience and is an internationally recognized electric motor and motor drives expert. This expert has developed six university graduate and undergraduate courses in this technology, written several books on automotive motor drives and electrical systems, published over four hundred research papers in the area and served as a consultant to industry on motor and drive technologies. Further, this expert has over two dozen patents related to this technology, has worked with many automotive and supplier companies on automotive motors and their applications, and has represented companies in IP cases, as an expert witness. This expert has served both on the plaintiff and defendant sides with success and has been deposed and testified in court dozens of times. This expert received B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering.
This expert is the author of over 400 publications in pulsed-power supplies, high-voltage engineering, power electronics, motor drives, and advanced vehicle systems. This expert has over 23 granted or pending US and EC patents. This expert's current research work is in power electronics, motor drives, hybrid vehicles and their control systems.
This expert has been a member of IEEE Power Electronics Society (PELS) AdCom, IEEE-IAS Industrial Power Converter Committee and the IEEE Myron Zucker Student-Faculty Grant program. This expert is a Life Fellow of IEEE, an IEEE Industrial Electronics Society and Vehicular Technology Society Distinguished Speaker, IEEE Industry Applications Society and Power Engineering Society Distinguished Lecturer. This expert is a registered professional engineer.
This expert holds a BS, MS, and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, and is a Licensed Professional Engineer. This expert has:
This expert has many years of experience in the design, manufacture, repair, and operation of passenger and high-performance motorcycles and racing cars.
This expert is Director of the Advanced Vehicle Systems Research Program at a research university. This expert is an expert in automotive drivetrain technology and extensively studies, publishes and teaches on oscillation, vibration and flexure of drivetrains. This expert's primary focus is on electrical and mechanical systems including imbalance issues, and the attendant noise and vibrations that occur, specifically the dynamics and analysis of mechanical vibrations on rotating and linear devices. This expert is a member of the society of Automotive engineers (SAE) and is a registered Professional Engineer. This expert has experience as an expert witness, having testified approximately a dozen times in court, and providing upwards of twenty depositions, primarily in patent matters.