Aviation Appraisals Inspections Sales Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Aviation Appraisals Inspections Sales, Aviation, Aviation Appraisals, Aviation Inspections, Corporate Aircraft Sales, ISTAT Certified Appraiser, Corporate Aircraft, Corporate Aircraft Jets, Corporate Aircraft Turboprops,

Expert Witness No. 3243



March 2010 to Present
Private Aviation Services – President

Full service aviation service company offering appraisals and inspections of:

Transport category aircraft – jets and turboprops
Corporate aircraft – jets and turboprops
Aircraft simulators
Aircraft spare parts inventories
Ground support equipment (GSE)

May 1988 to February 2010
At a International Aviation Consulting Firm (founding member)

Vice President – Appraisal Group, responsible for all company issued appraisals and fee negotiations.

Appraisals and technical inspections of commercial, regional, corporate and special purpose aircraft.

Appraisals and inspections of aircraft spare parts inventories, tooling and GSE for major air carriers and third-party vendors.

Editor – Future Aircraft Value Publications – reference books covering 165 Jet Transport, Cargo Aircraft and Regional Aircraft, providing current and 20-year forecast values.

Aviation litigation research and deposition preparation.

January 1985 to Feb. 1988
Page AvJet Corporation – Jet Sales Division, Dulles Airport, Virginia

Corporate aircraft sales and market research.

September 1981 to Dec. 1984
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc., Baltimore, Maryland

Retail account executive servicing individual and small business investment accounts.

August 1981 to May 1978
Metarie Enterprises, Inc., New Orleans, Louisiana

Corporate chief pilot for FAA Part 91 and Part 135 company operating from Lake Front airport (NEW).
Flight operations, crew scheduling and maintenance planning: BH-125-600, MU-2B-36N and G-21.

February 1978 to Jan 1972
United States Navy, Naval Aviator, Lieutenant, USN

Distinguished Naval Graduate of the USN Flight Training Command.
Designated crew-holding Patrol Plane Commander / Mission Commander (PPC / MC), 13 months.
Officer-in-Charge of aircraft detachments to Keflavik, Iceland and Sigonella, Sicily.
PPC of ’Church Plate East’ – Meritorious Unit Citation.
Communications Officer, Afloat – Top Secret / Special Intelligence clearance.


Available Upon Request