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Over 30 years of experience as a practicing pathologist with extensive training in forensic pathology (over 6,000 autopsies performed). Qualified expert witness in determining cause, mechanism and manner of death involving wrongful deaths, medical malpractice and child abuse cases. Civil and criminal cases. Former Deputy Coroner of Allegheny County (Pittsburgh) and Director of autopsy service at a major University/Teaching Hospital. Currently Director of active medical-legal consulting firm in Orange County. Extensive deposition and court experience (over 90 depositions and about 40 court appearances - plaintiff and defense cases). Extensive publication record (over 100 peer reviewed publications). Private autopsies also performed in a timely manner. Detailed CV and fee schedule available upon request.

Education & Licenses

MD; PhD; California Medical License; Drug Enforcement Agency License; California Clinical Laboratory License; CLIA License; Board Certified