Sports & Recreation Expert Witnesses

Find an expert witness near you

What State is your case in?

Select the party you’re representing

Sports & Recreation Expert Witness | New YorkView profile


Sports & Recreation Expert Witness | New York

This expert currently serves as Professor / Chair of Health & Physical Education at a SUNY institution. Prior to this role he was the Fitness & Aquatics Director and Head Men's Lacrosse at SUNY. This expert is a Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) by the National Recreation and Park Association. He is a voting and attending member of the Sports Equipment, Playing Surfaces, and Facilities...

Artificial Turf / Sport Surfaces Expert Witness | MassachusettsView profile


Artificial Turf / Sport Surfaces Expert Witness | Massachusetts

This internationally recognized authority on sporting surfaces was hired by four US Presidents to create synthetic grass golf, tennis, and track facilities at the White House. His niche consulting firm has been in operation since 1975, allowing him to manage the application of artificial turf technology to collegiate and professional facilities. He was appointed as an official NFL field tester...

Playground Safety Expert Witness | IowaView profile


Playground Safety Expert Witness | Iowa

A certified leisure professional and playground safety inspector, this expert is also a nationally acknowledged expert in the area of playground safety. She has made presentations both nationally and internationally on playground design and safety, and is the author /co author of over 150 articles on playgrounds and children’s play. This expert has held numerous leadership and committee...

Biomechanics Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile


Biomechanics Expert Witness | California

This biomechanics expert specializes in human performance, injury prevention and rehabilitation, and exercise and fitness. He earned his BA in history and his MS in kinesiology from California State University at Fullerton before earning his PhD in kinesiology, recreation, and sports studies with a biomechanics specialization from the University of Tennessee. He holds several certifications,...

Motorcycle Racing & Marketing Expert Witness | PennsylvaniaView profile


Motorcycle Racing & Marketing Expert Witness | Pennsylvania

This avid motorcyclist works in the professional motorcycle racing industry, and has access to motorcycles similar or identical to that described in this case. He was also a track coach for 6 years during his tenure at Pro-Motion and Sportbike Track Time.

Forensic Engineering Expert Witness | North CarolinaView profile


Forensic Engineering Expert Witness | North Carolina

This expert has over 35 years of experience of experience, specializing in bicycle accident investigation. He is on the ASTM Committee for bicycle standards. Previously President of the National Academy of Forensic Engineers, he is a Fellow of both the American Society of Civil Engineers and the National Academy of Forensic Engineers. He is a Registered Professional Engineer for ten states and...

Health and Physical Education Expert Witness | OhioView profile


Health and Physical Education Expert Witness | Ohio

This well seasoned professor of higher education has over 30 years of experience in physical education and recreational sports. Throughout his career he has been a member of several professional societies including the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA), the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA), the National Association of Student Personnel...

Fitness Products Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile


Fitness Products Expert Witness | California

This expert works as the vice president of engineering for a large fitness corporation. He has worked in the industry for over over thirty years, is familiar with industry trends, and is familiar with the history of numerous fitness products. He holds multiple patents for highly used fitness equipment and has published multiple articles on product safety/warning labels. He is chairman of the...

Mark Joseph Maciha, EdD, MEdView profile

ID: 152198

Dr. Mark Joseph Maciha, EdD, MEd

Dr. Mark J. Maciha has 44 years of experience in Parks and Recreation Management. He earned his BS in Police Science and Administration from Northern Arizona University, his MA in Political Science-Fire and Emergency Management from Oklahoma State University Stillwater, his M.Ed, and his Ed.D in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University. Today, this expert is certified as a Park and...

Nicolette Moore ExpertView profile

ID: 24735

Dr. Nicolette Moore Expert

This highly qualified, board certified expert earned his BS from the University of Michigan and his MD from the University of Michigan Medical School. He completed his residency training in neurology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center where he also served as chief resident. He then went on to complete two prestigious fellowships in neuromuscular disorders and EEG, EMG, and autonomic studies...


Richard Hampton White, PhDView profile

ID: 27048

Dr. Richard Hampton White, PhD

Dr. Richard H. White has 37 years of experience in Agronomy and Turfgrass Management. He earned his BS and MS in Agronomy from Auburn University and his Ph.D. from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Formerly, this expert served as an Assistant Research Professor at Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, as an Assistant Research Scientist at Texas A&M AgriLife...

Katherine StarrView profile

ID: 36080

Ms. Katherine Starr

Ms. Katherine Starr has 11 years of experience in Sexual Abuse Prevention. He earned his BA in History and Sociology from the University of Texas at Austin. Today, this expert is certified as a Personal Life Coach. Formerly, this expert served as a Chief Executive Officer at Team Athlete Integrity. Currently, this expert is a Founder and Director at Safe4Athletes.

Lance Robinson Foster, CSCView profile

ID: 64372

Mr. Lance Robinson Foster, CSC

Mr. Lance R. Foster has over 50 years of experience in the field of Law Enforcement and Security. He earned his BS in Law Enforcement from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and his M.Ed in Educational Administration from the University of Tampa. Today, this expert is a Certified Security Consultant by the International Association of Professional Security Consultants. Formerly, this expert...

Elisa TerryView profile

ID: 68338

Ms. Elisa Terry

This expert has over 30 years of experience in the field of fitness and recreation. She earned her BA in sociology with an emphasis in sports medicine from the University of California, Los Angeles, and entered her career shortly after. Today, she is certified in Schwinn Cycling, Reformer Pilates, and Crossfit Level 1. This expert previously served as an academic coordinator and as a program...


Steven Adam Adelman, JDView profile

ID: 72858

Mr. Steven Adam Adelman, JD

Mr. Steven A. Adelman has 20 years of experience in Accidents and Safety with expertise in the Law, specializing in Event Risk and Safety. He earned his BA in American Studies from Tufts University, his MA in History from University of Massachusetts Amherst, and his JD from Boston College Law School. Formerly, this expert served as an Instructor at International Association of Venue Managers for...

Shawn Paul DeRosa, JDView profile

ID: 95352

Mr. Shawn Paul DeRosa, JD

Mr. Shawn DeRosa has over 29 years of experience in Aquatic Safety, and Pool and Spa Operations. He earned his BS in Business Administration and Marketing from Boston College and his JD in Law from Suffolk University. Today, this expert is certified as a Water Safety Instructor Trainer, as a Lifeguard Trainer by the American Red Cross, and licensed as an attorney in the state of Massachusetts....

Sports & Recreation Related Blog Posts

  • image

    Liability Waivers & Exculpatory Clauses in the Age of Coronavirus

    January 10, 2022

    As COVID-19 continues to spread, the question of viral transmission liability has been top of mind for all types of business and public venues. In...

    Read more
  • image
  • image

    Artificial Turf Cancer Lawsuit: Toxic Compounds May be Linked to Cancer

    January 7, 2022

    The source of these toxins is linked to the “crumb rubber” used to simulate soil on the turf’s surface. The rubber is reclaimed from disused car and...

    Read more
  • Sports & Recreation Expert Witness Case Studies

  • header image

    Skiier Suffers Paralysis After Accident in Terrain Park

    September 25, 2017

    This case involves a recreational, novice skier who was injured while skiing one afternoon in the terrain park at a ski resort. The plaintiff, a...

    Read more
  • header image

    Man Paralyzed After Diving Into Sports Pool

    September 1, 2021

    This case involves a man who was invited by a friend to go for a swim in a pool owned by two homeowners who the friend knew. The man entered the...

    Read more
  • header image

    Youth Football Player Suffers Traumatic Brain Injury

    January 6, 2022

    This case involves a teenage boy who played on a youth football team in Mississippi. His coach, who had limited coaching experience with regards to...

    Read more
  • header image

    Mechanical Engineering Expert Opines on Tree Stand Failure

    January 11, 2022

    This case involves a hunter who was seriously injured after a failed stitching on a tree stand caused him to fall from a tree. The stand in question...

    Read more
  • header image

    Child Suffers Life-Altering Burns Due to Negligent Park Safety Protocols

    October 12, 2017

    This case involves a child who was burned at a state park mobile home area when she fell into a campfire that had been improperly put out. The...

    Read more
  • header image

    Unsafe Sports Facility Causes Life-Altering Injuries

    January 10, 2022

    This facilities management case involves a teenaged boy who was severely injured when a baseball struck him in the temple during a high school...

    Read more
  • Connect with the Sports Recreation expert witness you need to win your case

    Close Icon

    Your information will not be shared. View our privacy policy.