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Dr. C.J. Abraham - Scientific Advisory Services, Ltd.
Great Neck, New York
3 Baker Hill Road, 11023


Contact:  Dr. C. J. Abraham, P.E.
http://www.scientificadvisory.com/cv.html
516-482-5374 Or Toll Free
cjabraham1@aol.com
3 Baker Hill Road
Great Neck, New York 11023

Contact:  Dr. C. J. Abraham, P.E.
http://www.scientificadvisory.com/cv.html
516-482-5374
cjabraham1@aol.com
~Over 40 Years of International Experience Consulting to Insurance Companies, Municipalities, Government Agencies, and the Legal Profession in Personal Injury & Product Liability Cases. In Addition, Consultation and Participation in More than 5,000 Matters involving Human Factors, Safety, Personal Injury & Product Liability for Plaintiffs, Defendants, Private Industry, Insurance Companies, Municipalities, and Government Agencies.~
Information:  
Accident Reconstruction,  ADA,  Allergy,  Amusement Parks,  Analysis,  ANSI Standards,  Apparel,  Asbestos,  Biomedical and Biomechanical Injury Analysis,  Brain Damage Injury,  Chemistry,  Construction Safety,  Consumer Products,  Dangerousness,  Engineering,  Fire and Explosions,  Flammable Fabrics,  Hazardous Materials,  Head Injury,  Household Industrial Products,  Human Factors,  Industrial Accidents,  Industrial Hygiene,  Labels and Warnings,  OSHA,  Park and Playground Accidents,  Personal Injury,  Product Liability,  Risk Assessment,  Safety,  Safety Engineering,  Safety Occupational,  Slip, Trip, and Fall,  Sports and Recreation,  Swimming Pools,  Toxic Exposures,  Toy Safety Design, 


~Over 40 Years of International Experience Consulting to Insurance Companies, Municipalities, Government Agencies, and the Legal Profession in Personal Injury & Product Liability Cases. In Addition, Consultation and Participation in More than 5,000 Matters involving Human Factors, Safety, Personal Injury & Product Liability for Plaintiffs, Defendants, Private Industry, Insurance Companies, Municipalities, and Government Agencies.~

Complete General Contractors, Inc.
Gulf Breeze, Florida
14 Live Oak Drive, Suite A-1, 32561


Contact:  John G. Minor CGC, CFM
www.completecontracting.com
850-377-5423 Or Toll Free
john@completecontracting.com
14 Live Oak Drive, Suite A-1
Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561

Contact:  John G. Minor CGC, CFM
www.completecontracting.com
850-377-5423
john@completecontracting.com
John Minor is a 2nd generation contractor, licensed in 3 states, and a certified thermographer in building diagnostics. He has been involved in the successful discharge of many claims as an expert in large loss property claim lawsuits and disputes over the past fifteen years. His work is throughout the Southeast, hired both by the plaintiff and defense, for a fair review of the issues at hand. Mr. Minor has considerable experience in Wind and Flood assignments including Hurricanes Opal, Bertha, Fran, Ivan, Dennis, Katrina, Gustav and Ike. In addition, Mr. Minor has worked many large loss fire, builder/manufacturer liability claims and personal injury lawsuits arising from construction issues.
Information:  
ADA,  Appraisers,  Arbitration,  Construction Claims,  Hurricane Damage,  Mold and Moisture, 


John Minor is a 2nd generation contractor, licensed in 3 states, and a certified thermographer in building diagnostics. He has been involved in the successful discharge of many claims as an expert in large loss property claim lawsuits and disputes over the past fifteen years. His work is throughout the Southeast, hired both by the plaintiff and defense, for a fair review of the issues at hand. Mr. Minor has considerable experience in Wind and Flood assignments including Hurricanes Opal, Bertha, Fran, Ivan, Dennis, Katrina, Gustav and Ike. In addition, Mr. Minor has worked many large loss fire, builder/manufacturer liability claims and personal injury lawsuits arising from construction issues.

A Design Consultancy
Warwick, New York
P.O. Box 609, 10990


Contact:  Robert John Anders
A Design Consultancy WEBSITE
845-987-8674 Or Toll Free
rjanders@msn.com
P.O. Box 609
Warwick, New York 10990

Contact:  Robert John Anders
A Design Consultancy WEBSITE
845-987-8674
rjanders@msn.com
A member of the Industrial Designers Society of America and the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society with more than 40 years of professional experience. During his academic career as a tenured Professor at Pratt Institute, he lectured internationally and had written and taught Universal Design and the ADA. During the past 20 years he has been retained as an Industrial Design Expert in 119 Intellectual Property cases, with extensive experience in design patents, utility patents, trademark, and trade dress litigation. He has also been retained in 157 product liability cases, involving consumer products, furniture, packaging and retail display design.
Information:  
ADA,  Copyright Infringement,  Industrial Design,  Intellectual Properties,  Patents,  Trademark, 


A member of the Industrial Designers Society of America and the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society with more than 40 years of professional experience. During his academic career as a tenured Professor at Pratt Institute, he lectured internationally and had written and taught Universal Design and the ADA. During the past 20 years he has been retained as an Industrial Design Expert in 119 Intellectual Property cases, with extensive experience in design patents, utility patents, trademark, and trade dress litigation. He has also been retained in 157 product liability cases, involving consumer products, furniture, packaging and retail display design.

Elliott Dudnik + Associates
Evanston, Illinois
913 Wesley Avenue, 60202


Contact:  Elliott Dudnik
www.dudnikarchitects.com
847-866-7760 Or Toll Free
edudnik@dudnikarchitects.com
913 Wesley Avenue
Evanston, Illinois 60202

Contact:  Elliott Dudnik
www.dudnikarchitects.com
847-866-7760
edudnik@dudnikarchitects.com

Plaintiff/defendant litigation expertise in more than 90 failure, collapse, code violation, handicapped accessibility, errors/omissions, injury cases.

ELLIOTT E. DUDNIK
 

Information:  
ADA,  Architecture,  Building Code Compliance,  Construction Defects,  Slip, Trip, and Fall, 


Plaintiff/defendant litigation expertise in more than 90 failure, collapse, code violation, handicapped accessibility, errors/omissions, injury cases.

ELLIOTT E. DUDNIK
 


Universal Designers & Consultants, Inc.
Silver Spring, Maryland
8757 Georgia Avenue, Suite 430, 20910


Contact:  John P.S. Salmen AIA
www.UDConsultants.com
301-270-2470 Or Toll Free
ContactUs@UDConsultants.com
8757 Georgia Avenue, Suite 430
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910

Contact:  John P.S. Salmen AIA
www.UDConsultants.com
301-270-2470
ContactUs@UDConsultants.com
Licensed architects and accessibility experts with more than 20 years of experience, Universal Designers & Consultants, Inc. (UD&C) assists large corporations, small businesses and government entities in understanding and complying with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Fair Housing Act (FHA) and other accessibility codes and regulations. Clients benefit from our team's well-considered guidance. UD&C understands the complexity of accessibility code compliance and the necessity of evaluating the context of each situation before coming up with solutions. The recommendations we offer our clients are crafted to withstand challenges. UD&C is able to stay up to date on accessibility trends and the intricacies of code evolution by participating in the International Code Council/American National Standards Institute (ICC/ANSI) A117 Committee and its standards development process. UD&C President John Salmen has been a voting member of the ICC/ANSI A117 Committee for more than two decades and currently serves on the Editorial Committee. In addition, UD&C represented the American Institute of Architects (AIA) on the ADA Accessibility Guidelines Review Federal Advisory Committee that developed the revised Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines adopted by the US Department of Justice as the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design. UD&C has experience evaluating a huge range of indoor, outdoor, new and existing facilities.
Information:  
ADA,  Building Code Compliance, 


Licensed architects and accessibility experts with more than 20 years of experience, Universal Designers & Consultants, Inc. (UD&C) assists large corporations, small businesses and government entities in understanding and complying with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Fair Housing Act (FHA) and other accessibility codes and regulations. Clients benefit from our team's well-considered guidance. UD&C understands the complexity of accessibility code compliance and the necessity of evaluating the context of each situation before coming up with solutions. The recommendations we offer our clients are crafted to withstand challenges. UD&C is able to stay up to date on accessibility trends and the intricacies of code evolution by participating in the International Code Council/American National Standards Institute (ICC/ANSI) A117 Committee and its standards development process. UD&C President John Salmen has been a voting member of the ICC/ANSI A117 Committee for more than two decades and currently serves on the Editorial Committee. In addition, UD&C represented the American Institute of Architects (AIA) on the ADA Accessibility Guidelines Review Federal Advisory Committee that developed the revised Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines adopted by the US Department of Justice as the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design. UD&C has experience evaluating a huge range of indoor, outdoor, new and existing facilities.

Atlas Safety & Security Design, Inc.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
333 Las Olas Way, Suite 1605, 33301


Contact:  Randall Atlas, Ph.D., AIA,CPP
www.cpted-security.com
305-756-5027 Or Toll Free 800-749-6029
ratlas@IX.netcom.com
333 Las Olas Way, Suite 1605
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

Contact:  Randall Atlas, Ph.D., AIA,CPP
www.cpted-security.com
305-756-5027 Or Toll Free 800-749-6029
ratlas@IX.netcom.com
Founded in 1988, Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc., is a small business enterprise which provides expert consultation in such areas as: compliance audits for the Americans With Disabilities Act; Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design; Defensible Space Planning; Premises Liability Audits; Security Design Surveys; Traffic Calming and street closure analysis; Environmental crime analysis; Jail Overcrowding Feasibility Studies; Criminal Justice Needs Assessment; Architectural Programming; Space Utilization and Expansion Studies; Security Systems and Detention Equipment Selection & Design, and Expert Witness Testimony. Whether the challenge is accessibility, or preventing crime, Atlas Safety & Security Design is the most qualified firm to assist you in your efforts. Dr. Randall Atlas AIA, CPP is America's only architect/ criminologist and has testified in over 100 cases involving premises liability, inmate suicide, slip and falls, and safety design. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. provides service nationally, with many successful completions and references. Our firm is small and provides intense, custom service that is high quality and very affordable. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. is an established technical assistance consultant with U.S. HUD, the National Institute of Correction, the National Crime Prevention Institute, the American Institute of Architects, and American Society of Industrial Security. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. has provided Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) workshops, seminars, trainings, and design charrettes for numerous cities around the United States. The heart of any organization depends on the personnel experience, quality, and depth of understanding that staff can bring to solve complex and interrelated applications in urban and crime prevention planning. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. maintains relationships with specialists across the United States to supplement and particular and custom requirement which a project may have. This knowledge is critical to achieve a successful completion of a project on time and on budget. He is the author of the leading current book on CPTED called, ³21st Security and CPTED 2nd Edition² and teaches at Florida Atlantic University and conducts security workshops nationally.
Information:  
ADA,  Architecture,  Premises Liability,  Safety,  Slip, Trip, and Fall, 


Founded in 1988, Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc., is a small business enterprise which provides expert consultation in such areas as: compliance audits for the Americans With Disabilities Act; Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design; Defensible Space Planning; Premises Liability Audits; Security Design Surveys; Traffic Calming and street closure analysis; Environmental crime analysis; Jail Overcrowding Feasibility Studies; Criminal Justice Needs Assessment; Architectural Programming; Space Utilization and Expansion Studies; Security Systems and Detention Equipment Selection & Design, and Expert Witness Testimony. Whether the challenge is accessibility, or preventing crime, Atlas Safety & Security Design is the most qualified firm to assist you in your efforts. Dr. Randall Atlas AIA, CPP is America's only architect/ criminologist and has testified in over 100 cases involving premises liability, inmate suicide, slip and falls, and safety design. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. provides service nationally, with many successful completions and references. Our firm is small and provides intense, custom service that is high quality and very affordable. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. is an established technical assistance consultant with U.S. HUD, the National Institute of Correction, the National Crime Prevention Institute, the American Institute of Architects, and American Society of Industrial Security. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. has provided Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) workshops, seminars, trainings, and design charrettes for numerous cities around the United States. The heart of any organization depends on the personnel experience, quality, and depth of understanding that staff can bring to solve complex and interrelated applications in urban and crime prevention planning. Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc. maintains relationships with specialists across the United States to supplement and particular and custom requirement which a project may have. This knowledge is critical to achieve a successful completion of a project on time and on budget. He is the author of the leading current book on CPTED called, ³21st Security and CPTED 2nd Edition² and teaches at Florida Atlantic University and conducts security workshops nationally.

Combs & Associates
White, Georgia
21 Wolfcliff Road, 30184


Contact:  Peter A. Combs

404-790-1140 Or Toll Free
combsassociates@gmail.com
21 Wolfcliff Road
White, Georgia 30184

Contact:  Peter A. Combs

404-790-1140
combsassociates@gmail.com
A Trial Experienced expert witness, Mr. Combs has been registered as an Architect in Georgia, Florida, Arizona, South Carolina, New York, Colorado, Alabama and Ohio. He has over 35 years of widely varied experience as a practicing architect as well as hands-on construction experience. This makes him uniquely qualified to analyze construction methods and drawings, to detect errors and omissions, to determine if building codes or ADA regulations have been violated; and to do forensic reconstruction of accident sites when only photographs are available. Projects worked on include: a Hyatt Hotel in San Francisco, a merchandise mart in Brussels Belgium, a corporate headquarters for a manufacturing firm Alabama, a multifamily residential complex in Arizona, automobile dealerships, retail stores, shopping malls, residences, office buildings, restaurants, the Discovery School in Charleston SC, new offices for the Carter Presidential Center and a restaurant in Atlanta’s Woodruff Memorial Arts Center. Mr. Combs has over 23 years of experience as an Architectural Expert Witness and has been involved in over 100 cases, been deposed over 30 times and has had 9 court appearances. He provides unbiased and impartial expert testimony and litigation support services for both plaintiff and defense attorneys.
Information:  
ADA,  Building Code Compliance,  Code Compliance,  Construction,  Premises Liability, 


A Trial Experienced expert witness, Mr. Combs has been registered as an Architect in Georgia, Florida, Arizona, South Carolina, New York, Colorado, Alabama and Ohio. He has over 35 years of widely varied experience as a practicing architect as well as hands-on construction experience. This makes him uniquely qualified to analyze construction methods and drawings, to detect errors and omissions, to determine if building codes or ADA regulations have been violated; and to do forensic reconstruction of accident sites when only photographs are available. Projects worked on include: a Hyatt Hotel in San Francisco, a merchandise mart in Brussels Belgium, a corporate headquarters for a manufacturing firm Alabama, a multifamily residential complex in Arizona, automobile dealerships, retail stores, shopping malls, residences, office buildings, restaurants, the Discovery School in Charleston SC, new offices for the Carter Presidential Center and a restaurant in Atlanta’s Woodruff Memorial Arts Center. Mr. Combs has over 23 years of experience as an Architectural Expert Witness and has been involved in over 100 cases, been deposed over 30 times and has had 9 court appearances. He provides unbiased and impartial expert testimony and litigation support services for both plaintiff and defense attorneys.

Daroff Design Inc.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2121 Market Street, 19103


Contact:  James Rappoport, AIA, NCARB Vice President, Principal
http://www.daroffdesign.com/
215-636-9900 Or Toll Free
jamesr@daroffdesign.com
2121 Market Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

Contact:  James Rappoport, AIA, NCARB Vice President, Principal
http://www.daroffdesign.com/
215-636-9900
jamesr@daroffdesign.com
James Rappoport is Principal - Architect of Record at Daroff Design Inc. + DDI Architects PC, a full service Planning, Architectural & Interior Design practice founded in 1973 and specializing in ground-up, renovation and historic adaptive reuse projects for office facilities, hotels, resorts, restaurants, conference facilities, aviation terminal and entertainment project types. Mr. Rappoport has provided technical consultation, expert witness opinions and testimony in more than 100 legal cases, for both defendants' and plaintiffs' legal teams. Mr. Rappoport is the author of several professional text books and trade journal articles and is an active member of the American Institute of Architects.
Information:  
ADA,  Architecture,  Building Code Compliance,  Construction,  Errors and Omissions,  Interior Design,  Personal Injury, 


James Rappoport is Principal - Architect of Record at Daroff Design Inc. + DDI Architects PC, a full service Planning, Architectural & Interior Design practice founded in 1973 and specializing in ground-up, renovation and historic adaptive reuse projects for office facilities, hotels, resorts, restaurants, conference facilities, aviation terminal and entertainment project types. Mr. Rappoport has provided technical consultation, expert witness opinions and testimony in more than 100 legal cases, for both defendants' and plaintiffs' legal teams. Mr. Rappoport is the author of several professional text books and trade journal articles and is an active member of the American Institute of Architects.

Glickman Design Build
Rockville, Maryland
15757 Crabbs Branch Way, 20855


Contact:  Russell Glickman, MCR, GCP, UDCP, CAPS, GACP
http://www.glickmandesignbuild.com/
301-444-4663 Or Toll Free
russ@glickmandesignbuild.com
15757 Crabbs Branch Way
Rockville, Maryland 20855

Contact:  Russell Glickman, MCR, GCP, UDCP, CAPS, GACP
http://www.glickmandesignbuild.com/
301-444-4663
russ@glickmandesignbuild.com
In addition to home design and remodeling, Glickman Design Build founder, Russ Glickman, has vast experience performing expert witness work for attorneys and their clients dealing with personal injury claims. Russ is called upon regularly by some of the most prestigious law firms in the area to assist in litigation involving these types of cases. He can help prove costs to modify a home for someone who is wheelchair bound as a result of of an injury, as well as serve as an expert witness for wheelchair accessible home assessments, modifications, conversions, and home redesigns. He can also prepare detailed cost reports, assist with case reviews and depositions, and provide courtroom testimony for attorney’s clients. If you know of an attorney or client currently involved in a personal injury case, give Russ a call to learn more about how he can help.
Information:  
ADA,  Brain Damage Injury,  Disability,  Medical Malpractice,  Personal Injury, 


In addition to home design and remodeling, Glickman Design Build founder, Russ Glickman, has vast experience performing expert witness work for attorneys and their clients dealing with personal injury claims. Russ is called upon regularly by some of the most prestigious law firms in the area to assist in litigation involving these types of cases. He can help prove costs to modify a home for someone who is wheelchair bound as a result of of an injury, as well as serve as an expert witness for wheelchair accessible home assessments, modifications, conversions, and home redesigns. He can also prepare detailed cost reports, assist with case reviews and depositions, and provide courtroom testimony for attorney’s clients. If you know of an attorney or client currently involved in a personal injury case, give Russ a call to learn more about how he can help.

ArchitectniX, APAC
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
8241 Summa Avenue Suite B, 70809


Contact:  Mitchell Wood
http://www.architectnix.com/
225-766-5200 Or Toll Free
architectnix@gmail.com
8241 Summa Avenue Suite B
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809

Contact:  Mitchell Wood
http://www.architectnix.com/
225-766-5200
architectnix@gmail.com
Information:  
ADA,  Architecture,  Building Code Compliance,  Premises Liability,  Slip, Trip, and Fall,