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Certified Forensic Locksmith Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

locksmith, lock smith, forensic locksmith, fire investigator, arson, burn vehicles, forensic examination

Expert Witness No.58



  • 2000 – Present
  • Private Locksmith Services
  • South Amboy, New Jersey
  • Automotive theft expert and cause and origin expert
  • Vehicular fraud and theft evaluation
  • Electronic security system evaluation
  • Lock and Key anti-theft system analysis
  • Automotive defect evaluations
  • Cause and Origin fire analysis 

1994 – May 1999 Hard Facts Investigative Engineering

Freehold, New Jersey

  • Automotive Technologist
  • Vehicular fraud and theft evaluation
  • Electronic security system evaluation
  • Laboratory ignition mechanical lock core analysis
  • Product failure and defect evaluation
  • Industrial machine toll analysis
  • Auto body platform and structural analysis
  • Lock and key anti-theft system analysis
  • Electronic system evaluations
  • Cause and origin fire analysis

1986 – 1994

Zorn Packaging

Farmingdale, New Jersey

Production Supervisor/Maintenance Manager

  • Maintained over half a million dollars worth of high voltage industrial machinery
  • Designed upgrades to production line equipment
  • Supervised line production and 38 member staff
  • Supervised maintenance and operation of Beasly French printing press
  • Supervised and instructed employee safety program implementation
  • Maintained and implemented preventive maintenance program


1980 – 1986

Paul's Security

Howell, New Jersey

  • Locksmith
  • Code cutting and key impression production
  • Repair and installation of locking systems
  • Vehicle entry
  • Lock picking
  • Residential security system installation and evaluation


Certified Forensic Locksmith

State of New Jersey Locksmith License 

Member of National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI)

Member of New Jersey Locksmith Association (NJLA)

Member of International Association of Investigative Locksmiths (IAIL)

Member of Associated Locksmiths of America (ALOA)

Member of The Master Locksmiths Association of New Jersey (MLANJ) (2006)

Attended forensic locksmith classes 1, 2 and 3

Member of the International Automotive Technicians Network (IATN)

ASE Certified Auto Brakes

ASE Certified Auto Heating and Air Conditioning

ASE Certified Engine Repair

ASE Certified Engine Performance

Candidate for eligibility as a ASE master Technician

Level 1 and 2, code compliance certified for Fire and Life Safety

Factory Certified through Detex

Attended By Pass class Through IAIL

Attended tool mark identification class through IAIL

Attended numerous car burnings through NJVTI, IAAI from 2001-2016 (135 hrs)

Attended 2004 "back to the basics" Fire seminar for IAAI (8 hrs)

Attended 2005 "Forensics" how they can be used as evidence fire seminar (8 hrs)

Attended 2002 "Inaugural education conference" seminar for IAIL

Attended 2005 "Auto theft and arson" seminar for IAIL (16 hrs)

Attended New Jersey Vehicle Theft Investigators annual training seminars from 1994 – 2015 (338 hrs)

Attended Middlesex County Fire Prevention 2014 (6 hrs).

Attended PA Insurance Fraud Prevention Authority Seminars from 2009-2016 (142 hrs)

Attended 2007 Auto theft, Arson Awareness, Vehicle Transponder systems

Attended 2008 Auto Theft & Arson Forensic Examinations

Attended 2009/2011 Life safety Codes

Attended 2010 Combination Lock Manipulation class

Attended 2010 Complying with Applicable regulations

Attended 2010 Mul-T-Lock certification

Attended 2011 Auto Theft & Arson forensic examinations

Attended 2011 New Jersey Fire Door Assembly Inspector

Attended 2011 Industrial and Shop Safety

Attended 2013 Locksmithing 101 class

Attended 2014 Exit Device Installation and servicing

Attended 2015 Lock Bypass Techniques

Attended 2015 NJ Uniform Building code Laws and Codes

Attended 2015 Industrial and Shop safety Laws and Codes

Attended 2015 NJ Barrier free Hardware Laws and Codes

Attended 2015 Accessibility Laws and Codes

Attended Desk and Utility Lock Installation and Servicing

Attended 2014 Exit device installation and Servicing Trained through NJVTI, IAIL, IAAI and NJSIA on vehicle theft investigations, arson investigation, and vehicle security devices on a yearly basis since 1998

Presented numerous presentations for numerous insurance companies for fraud awareness




The following list represents courts where I have qualified to testify as a expert witness:


District Courts:


Montgomery Township, Woolwich Township, Patterson, New Brunswick, Allentown


Superior Courts:


Camden County, Suffolk County, Monmouth County, Essex County, Philadelphia, Kings County