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Real estate expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including property management, real estate development, residential real estate, commercial real estate, and real estate appraisal. Some of the most common specialties among these expert witnesses also include real estate finance, real estate brokerage, land use, property valuation, and lease disputes. They have offered opinions on the effects of market trends, zoning regulations, property damage, foreclosure processes, and landlord-tenant disputes.

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Robert Stephen Griswold, CCIM, CRE, MBA, MSView profile

ID: 124463

Mr. Robert Stephen Griswold, CCIM, CRE, MBA, MS

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Mr. Robert S. Griswold has over 40 years of experience in the field of Real Estate Management. He earned his BS in Finance and Business Economics, his MBA in International Finance and Real Estate and Urban Land Economics, and his MS in Business Administration and Real Estate Management from the USC Marshall School of Business. Formerly, this expert worked as the Regional Vice President at Five...

Agricultural Real Estate and Appraisal Expert Witness | MississippiView profile


Agricultural Real Estate and Appraisal Expert Witness | Mississippi

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This expert has educational and professional experience in agricultural real estate and is considered a trusted professional in land economics and is eminently qualified to provide opinions concerning land economics and divisions of property. His educational and work experience uniquely qualifies him to provide such testimony for court cases. After receiving a B.S. and a M.S. in Agricultural...

Richard Marchitelli, CRE, MAIView profile

ID: 124644

Mr. Richard Marchitelli, CRE, MAI

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North Carolina

Mr. Richard Marchitelli has over 48 years of experience in the fields of Real Estate Appraisal and Valuation. He earned his BA in Political Science from Belmont Abbey College. Today, this expert is licensed as a General Real Estate Appraiser in several states including Pennsylvania, New Jersey, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Formerly, he served as the Founding Partner of Marchitelli Barnes...

Appraisal & Valuation Expert Witness | WisconsinView profile


Appraisal & Valuation Expert Witness | Wisconsin

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This expert is a real estate valuation consultant specializing in a variety of property types. Coupled with a background in accounting and auditing, he provides a unique and detailed approach to valuation. Services for a wide client base include appraisal and consulting services for financing purposes, eminent domain, litigation support, expert testimony, property tax appeal, market studies, and...

Philip Nathan Kurlander, MDView profile

ID: 822146

Dr. Philip Nathan Kurlander, MD

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New York

Dr. Philip N. Kurlander has 30 years of experience in the field of Anesthesiology and 10 years of experience in Real Estate. He earned his BS from the State University of New York at Albany and his MD from Albany Medical College. He completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai Morningside and a residency in Anesthesiology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical...

Real Estate Expert Witness | NevadaView profile


Real Estate Expert Witness | Nevada

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This highly qualified expert is the owner of an independent commercial and investment real estate practice. His firm specializes in land acquisition for development and investment; retail, office and industrial site selection; tenant representation; and investment acquisition and counseling. This expert has extensive real estate ethics experience. From 2001 to 2007, he served as the President of...

John Edward Herr, FAAOS, MDView profile

ID: 1530217

Dr. John Edward Herr, FAAOS, MD

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Dr. John E. Herr has 36 years of experience in the field of Orthopedic Surgery. He earned his BA in Zoology from Miami University and his MD from The Ohio State University College of Medicine. After completing both an internship and a residency in Orthopedic Surgery at Summa Health - Akron Campus, he went on to complete a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Louisiana State University Health Sciences...

Mortgage Brokering and Servicing Expert Witness | KentuckyView profile


Mortgage Brokering and Servicing Expert Witness | Kentucky

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This expert has 13 years career experience in the mortgage industry. He attended The University of Louisville College of Business majoring in Finance, with minors in Accounting & Economics. Then he went on to earn certifications as a Certified Residential Mortgage Specialist, Certified Mortgage Consultant, and Certified Distressed Property Lender. He is a member of professional organizations...

Chris Edward McGoey, CPP, ICPSView profile

ID: 6030597

Mr. Chris Edward McGoey, CPP, ICPS

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Mr. Chris E. McGoey has 49 years of experience in Law Enforcement & Security with expertise in Criminology and Loss Prevention. He earned his AA in Police Science from Chabot College and his BS and MS in Criminal Justice Administration from San José State University. Today, this expert is a Certified Protection Professional by the American Society for Industrial Security, a Certified Security...

Real Estate Expert Witness | New JerseyView profile


Real Estate Expert Witness | New Jersey

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New Jersey

This expert has been a full time realtor for 31 years, and has owned and operated her own real estate brokerage firm since 1992. She is a certified residential brokerage manager, certified residential specialist, graduate of the Realtor Institute, accredited staging professional, and a senior real estate specialist. This expert is also the former president of the NJ Association of Realtors and...

Brian test KrasonView profile

ID: 6072840

Mr. Brian test Krason

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Mr. Brian Krason has over 40 years of experience in Property and Hospitality Management. He earned his Bachelors in business administration and real estate at Middlesex County College, and his Masters in real estate development at South Jersey Professional School of Business. Today, this expert is a certified CMCA by the CAI. Formerly, this expert served as the CEO/President at Krason Management...

Hospitality Expert Witness | VirginiaView profile


Hospitality Expert Witness | Virginia

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This hospitality expert has extensive experience in facilities management, corporate compliance, and social responsibility. He has held numerous positions at top international hotel chains including Marriott International and The Ritz-Carlton. His positions have included leading overall maintenance of hotels and training individuals in proper maintenance and safety procedures. He has extensive...

Louis Lorin Wilde, PhDView profile

ID: 6208268

Dr. Louis Lorin Wilde, PhD

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Dr. Louis L Wilde has over 30 years of experience in the fields of Economics and Consulting. He earned his BS in Mathematics from the University of Iowa. He earned his MS and his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Rochester. Formerly, this expert served as a Professor at the California Institute of Technology, as the Vice President at Charles River Associates, and as the Director at Gnarus...

Real Estate and Property Management Expert Witness | IllinoisView profile


Real Estate and Property Management Expert Witness | Illinois

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This expert has 25+ years of experience in property management specifically in Chicago, IL. Currently, he is the director of building services at a private property management practice where he maintains 300 + residential condominiums, including Gold Coast high rise and small to large multi-family properties. He manages a building inspection team which checks each property for municipal code...

Barbara C. Luna, CFE, CPA, CVA, PhDView profile

ID: 6405938

Dr. Barbara C. Luna, CFE, CPA, CVA, PhD

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Dr. Barbara C. Luna has () years of experience in Accounting and Litigation. She earned her BA in Physics from Wellesley College, her MS, and Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from Harvard University. Today, this expert is a Certified Public Accountant by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a Certified Fraud Examiner by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and a Certified...

Legal Malpractice and Real Estate Law Expert Witness | West VirginiaView profile


Legal Malpractice and Real Estate Law Expert Witness | West Virginia

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West Virginia

This expert is the Lead Land Use Attorney at the Land Use and Sustainable Development Law Clinic and Associate Professor of Law at a the top law school in West Virginia. Before joining his current institution, this expert was an associate professor in urban affairs and planning at Virginia Tech, teaching land use law, environmental law, and real estate. His research and experience focuses on land...

Richard John Roddewig, CRE, JD, MAIView profile

ID: 6408042

Mr. Richard John Roddewig, CRE, JD, MAI

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Mr. Richard J. Roddewig has 49 years of experience in Appraisal and Valuation. He earned his BA in Government and History from the University of Notre Dame and his MA from the University of Chicago, and his JD from the University of Chicago Law School. Today, this expert is licensed as a Real Estate Managing Broker in the state of Illinois and licensed as a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser...

Mobile Home Parks Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile


Mobile Home Parks Expert Witness | California

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This expert is a professional Mobile Home Park (MHP) consultant, and heads a company set up to consult, manage, buy, sell, own and operate MHPs. He currently works with over 70 MHPs across the country, and has been involved with real estate for 37 years and MHP sales in particular for over a decade. He specializes 'turn-arounds', which includes, maintenance, repair, improvement, operations, and...

Randall Bell, MAI, PhDView profile

ID: 6538433

Dr. Randall Bell, MAI, PhD

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Dr. Randall Bell has 30 years of experience in Real Estate. He earned his BS in Accounting and Finance from Brigham Young University, his MBA in Real Estate from the University of California Los Angeles, and his Ph.D. in Human and Organizational Systems from Fielding Graduate University. Formerly, this expert held roles as the President at Bell & Associates, Inc. and as the Managing Director at...

Commercial Property Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile


Commercial Property Expert Witness | California

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This expert is a highly trained and experienced commercial real estate practitioner with a wealth of practical knowledge gained over more than 34 years of operating, leasing, maintaining and overseeing millions of square feet of all types of commercial properties. He is a certified property manager and teaches courses for both the IREM and BOMA which layout proper protocols for safety standards....

Real Estate Expert Witness FAQs

What is the role of a real estate expert witness in legal proceedings?

A real estate expert witness provides specialized knowledge and insights on real estate matters, such as property valuation, brokerage, leasing, and management. They can clarify complex issues for the court.

In what types of cases might I need a real estate expert witness?

Real estate expert witnesses are often needed in cases involving property disputes, contract disagreements, zoning issues, eminent domain proceedings, and real estate fraud allegations.

Can a real estate expert witness help with commercial property disputes?

Yes, many real estate experts specialize in commercial properties. They can provide valuable insights into market trends, lease agreements, and property valuations.

How does a real estate expert witness determine property value?

Expert witnesses use various methods to determine property value including comparable sales, income capitalization approach, or cost approach depending on the case specifics.

Are there subspecialties within the field of real estate expertise?

Yes, some experts may focus on residential properties while others specialize in commercial or industrial properties. There are also experts in areas like property management and real estate finance.

How does Expert Institute select its Real Estate expert witnesses?

Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.

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