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 Expert  724918

Expert in Auto Damage, Auto Damage Appraisals, Auto Evaluation, Litigation Support


Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Oregon (OR)
northwest
USA
Education Work History Career Accomplishments Consulting Services Expert Witness Market Research

Summary of Expertise:

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With 17 years of experience in all aspects of the automotive from new car sales to collision repair and beyond, Expert offers a unique set of tools to assist you and your client. There are few entities and/or organizations that look out for the welfare and well being of the consumer regarding collision related repairs. While services are rendered to all parties, Auto Damage Expert., does not have any business alliances with any insurance carriers (i.e. direct repair, or preferred provider agreements, etc.). They have championed consumer rights regarding the disclosure and use of aftermarket crash (non original equipment) parts as well as protecting the consumer's right to select a collision repairer facility of their choosing (vs. being mandated to use a facility chosen by an insurance carrier) for their repair. Additionally, their efforts are used to aid and protect all parties from the harmful practices and effects of repair and/or insurance fraud. Their services are provided to all parties including consumers, insurers, legal council, plaintiffs, defendants and local and state governmental agencies.
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automobile

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automotive accident

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automotive crashworthiness

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automotive industry

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buzz, squeak, and rattle

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crash analysis

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crash-energy management

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crashworthiness

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industry standard

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vehicle

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vehicle inspection

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collision repair


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Localities:
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Portland, Oregon;  Eugene, Oregon;  Salem, Oregon;  Gresham, Oregon;  Beaverton, Oregon;  Hillsboro, Oregon;  Springfield, Oregon;  and Vancouver, Washington.

Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1993   Automotive Service of Excellence   Auto Body Repair and Estimating   A.S.E.  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Title   Responsibilities

1996 to 2008

 

West Hills Carstar

 

General Manager

 

Expert was responsible for overseeing all day to day operations. Building and sustaining relationships with clients as well as our insurance partners.


Career Accomplishments:
Licenses/Certifications

Oregon Appraisal certificate and license.

Successfully completed the nationally recognized Sikkens Akzo Nobel Automotive Collision Repair Shop Management Program.

Certified by Mitchell International in Advanced Computer Assisted Auto Collision Estimating and Management Program. Certified by ADP in Computerized Automotive Collision Damage Repair Assessments.

Certified by CCC information services in Computerized Automotive Collision Damage Repair Assessments.

I-CAR (Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) trained, including “Collision Repair 2000” (8 part course), Suspension Diagnostics and Repair, and Paint process (3 part course).

ASE Certified in Collision Repair and Refinishing; Structural Analysis and Damage Repair; Nonstructural Analysis and Damage Repair; and Damage Analysis and Estimating through the 2010. (ASE= Automotive Service Excellence).

Successfully completed all management courses available through Carstar-U. (over 80 hours of continuing education credits)


Consulting Services:
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your expert consulting needs.  Expert is available for consulting to corporate, legal and government clients.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
My expert professional testimony regarding collision and cosmetic repair/refinishing, auto valuations, pre- repair inspections, other forensic efforts have been recognized and accepted in Multnomah county Oregon.
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Automotive seat expert for consulting on driver seat failure.
  • Collision expert witness for consulting on rear-end collision.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Market Research:
The Collision Industry is often found foreign to the average and unwary consumer. He believes there are few entities and/or organizations that look out for the welfare and well being of the consumer regarding collision related repairs. While services are rendered to all parties, Auto Damage Expert., does not have any business alliances with any insurance carriers (i.e. direct repair, or preferred provider agreements, etc.). He has championed consumer rights regarding the disclosure and use of aftermarket crash (non original equipment) parts as well as protecting the consumer's right to select a collision repairer facility of their choosing (vs. being mandated to use a facility chosen by an insurance carrier) for their repair. Additionally, his efforts are to aid and protect all parties from the harmful practices and effects of repair and/or insurance fraud. His services are provided to all parties including consumers, insurers, legal council, plaintiffs, defendants and local and state governmental agencies.

Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your marketing research, industry research, and company research needs.  For research needs involving multiple experts or secondary research, a Research Director can be assigned to coordinate the work into a custom report for you as a potentially quicker and more cost effective alternative to doing this work yourself or hiring a boutique consultancy.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Additional Skills and Services:
Other Skills and Services

It is his desire to assist consumers, collision repairers, Insurance Industry members and others as called upon to resolve automotive property damage issues and disputes in a “fair and reasonable” manner, which proves beneficial to the consumer and all other interested parties.


 

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