When You Are in a Hurry and Looking for Just the Right Expert Witness to Win Your Case.

Psychiatrist Forensic Employment Sexual Harassment Workers Compensation Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Expert No. 3327 Tennessee Education 1959 – 1962University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 1962 – 1966University of Tennessee, Medical School, Memphis, TN 1966 – 1967Rotating Internship, U.S. Naval Hospital, Oakland, CA 1970 – 1973Psychiatry Residency, University of Oregon Medical School,Portland, Oregon Chief Resident  2/1973-5/1973                                                                  1982Certification – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Psychiatry) 2/1995.Fellow American Psychiatric […]

Expert No. 3327



1959 – 1962
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

1962 – 1966
University of Tennessee, Medical School, Memphis, TN

1966 – 1967
Rotating Internship, U.S. Naval Hospital, Oakland, CA

1970 – 1973
Psychiatry Residency, University of Oregon Medical School,
Portland, Oregon
Chief Resident  2/1973-5/1973                                                                 

Certification – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Psychiatry)

Fellow American Psychiatric Association

Distinguished Life Fellow- American Psychiatric Association


1966 – 1970
Active Duty – U. S. Navy – L.Cdr., U.S.N.


Tennessee, Mississippi;   Prior: Oklahoma

Professional Experience

1967 – 1968
Medical Officer – Destroyer Division 112 

1968 – 1970
Medical Officer – U.S. Naval Dispensary 
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

1973 – 1974
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of
Oklahoma Health Science Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma                                                 

1973 – 1974
Director – Inpatient Psychiatry, University of
Oklahoma Hospital, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 

1973 – 1974
Consultant – Veteran’s Hospital
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 

6/19/75 – 12/1975
Consultant – Southeast Memphis Mental Health Center
Memphis, TN                                                                      

1974 – 7/97
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
University of Tennessee Center for the Health
Sciences, Memphis, TN                                                     
Resident’s Forensic seminar-Coordinator 2/01/08-current                          
9/1974 – 11/1976
Staff Psychiatrist, Tennessee Psychiatric Hospital & Institute                                                                                 
Director, 5-West General Adult Unit
Director, Crisis Unit and Partial Hospitalization
Chairman, Problem Oriented Record Committee

President of Medical Staff, Tennessee Psychiatric Hospital & Institute 
Consultant, Northeast Memphis Mental Center                              
1976 – 1982
Medical Director, Charter Lakeside Hospital
Memphis, TN        

1979 – 1985
Clinical Director, Therapeutic Community Program
Charter Lakeside Hospital, Memphis, TN                        

1977 – 1982
Chairman, Quality Assurance Committee, Charter
Lakeside Hospital, Memphis, TN                                     

7/19/85 – 9/1986
Medical Director, Memphis and Shelby County Emergency
Mental Health Services Consortium, Inc.
Crisis Stabilization Unit                                                    

Medical Director, Eating Disorders Center
Methodist Hospitals of Memphis,                                     

8/91 – 10/15/1992
Medical Director,  Adult Mental Health
Parkwood Hospital                                                            

1986 – 1997
Private Practice – Comprehensive Clinical Services
Associates in Psychology & Psychiatry    
MidSouth Forensic Psychiatry

Church Health Center- Volunteer Psychiatrist                              

Physician Advisor    

John Hancock Insurance Managed Health Network

Advanced Insurance Services   

1992- 1996                                           
Behavioral Health Group (Managed Care)  

GreenSpring Health Services Inc.                                         

Examiner: U. S. Department of Labor, Workers Compensation Division
12/1996- 06/2007
Medical Expert – Office of Hearings & Appeals-Social Security Admin.
Forensic Practice

Over 18 years experience with both Defense and Plaintiff cases, primarily civil: Employment, Sexual Harassment,  Workers Compensation, Capacity, Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Hospital Practice,  Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Malingering and Dissimulation, Suicide,  Depression, and Injury to a third party, Fitness for Duty, and Disability.  Accepted by Federal and state courts in: Tennessee,  Mississippi and Arkansas. Extensive testimony experience.

Professional Organizations

(Dates available upon request)

American Psychiatric Association
Tennessee Psychiatric Association
President, Memphis Chapter 

Executive Committee    
Tennessee Psychiatric Association, Council Director 
Executive Committee, Judicial representative   
Member, Ethics Committee                                                               

American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law                                          
Member- Trauma & Stress Committee     
International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies                                     


Available upon request.