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Medical Device Products Liability Defective Labeling Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, FDA, Medical Products Liability, Defective Medical Devices, Medical Device Labeling, Medical Device Manufacturing, Quality Assurance, Clinical Evaluation, Clinical Studies, Medical Device Human Factors, Medical Device Personal Injury Death

Expert Witness No.1779


Over 30 years industry experience actively involved in the design, development, manufacture, and quality control of medical devices.  Responsible for the design and implementation of corporate policies and procedures to assure safe and efficacious medical products in compliance with FDA rules and regulations.


Anesthesiology, Cardiovascular, Dental, Gastroenterology-Urology, Surgery Devices, Hospital and Personal Use Devices, Neurological Devices, Ophthalmic, Orthopedic, and Physical Medicine.


  • Provide litigation support services for cases involving suspect medical devices
  • Medical Device FDA Regulations/Manufacturer Liability Expert.
  • Provide testimony for deposition and/or trial (over 20 years). Rendered expert opinion reports and testimony in approx. 600 cases throughout the U.S.
  • Determine if a causal relationship exists between a suspect medical device and its manufacturer, distributor, physician and/or hospital.
  • Provide consulting services to the medical device industry in areas of operational proficiency and FDA regulatory compliance(over 20 years).
  • Experienced executive level responsibility for Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance, Product Development, Manufacturing Engineering, Production Control, Reliability Assurance, Labeling, Training, and Packaging of Medical Devices.


  • Designed, developed, and established medical manufacturing facilities.
  • Biomedical Product Designer (eight years).
  • “Certified Manufacturing Engineer” (eight years).
  • Responsible for the technical transfer of a state-of-art pacemaker manufacturing operation to an independent production facility in Puerto Rico.


October 1993       
Union Graduate School, Cincinnati, Ohio
Medical Technology Studies   

October 1990 to April 1991
Minneapolis, Minnesota                           
Doctoral Internship:FDA Consumer Affairs Division

July 1989       
Master of Science Degree       
Cardinal Stritch University, Minneapolis, Minnesota           
Project Management

January 1988       
Bachelor of Arts Degree       
Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, Minnesota

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Program Management   


August 2004 to Present
Prior Lake, Minnesota

January 1986 to Present                   
Co-Founder and Vice President, A PRIVATE COMPANY
Prior Lake, Minnesota

1985 to Present   
Consultant, Guideline (formerly Teltec, Inc.)
Minneapolis, Minnesota

1983 to 1986       
Vice-President of Operations, Angiomedics
Minneapolis, Minnesota

1982 to 1983       
Manager of Manufacturing Operations, Astro-Med, Inc.
Warwick, Rhode Island
1980 to 1981       
Manager of Documentation/Manufacturing, Daig Corp.
Minneapolis, Minnesota

1971 to 1980       
Director of Technical Services, Medtronic, Inc.
Fridley, Minnesota/Humacao, Puerto Rico

1970 to 1971       
Sr. Designer, Dicomed Corp.
Eden Prairie, Minnesota


  • Board Certified Forensic Examiner (B.C.F.E.)
  • Board Certified in Forensic Medicine (B.C.F.M.)
  • Certified Medical Investigator - Level Five (C.M.I.-5)
  • Certified Forensic Consultant - (C.F.C.)


  • Regulatory Affairs Professional Society
  • Public Citizen Health Research Group
  • American Board of Forensic Examiners
  • American Board of Forensic Medicine
  • Forensic Expert Witness
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers
  • American Society for Quality Control – Biomedical Division
  • The American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress
  • American Academy of Certified Consultants and Experts
  • American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics Society

PATENTS: Upon Request

ARTICLE: Upon Request