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Stephen Gomez, J.D.
ProfileStephen Gomez, J.D., is a legal compliance and professional risk specialist who manages employment lawsuits for large corporate entities including, banks, fortune 500 companies, hospitals, and universities.
Articles by Stephen Gomez, J.D.
ER Expert Witness Opines on Acute Chest Syndrome Diagnosis
This case involves a sixteen-year-old male who presented to the ER with fever, cough, shortness of breath, and intense chest pain. The boy’s past medical history included sickle cell anemia and recurrent infections. An x-ray was performed and he was…Posted on in
Design of Movie Theater Contributes to Injury
This case involves an injury to a movie theater patron. The movie complex in question was redesigned in 2012 in order to add thirty seats in each theater. In order to accomplish this goal, the movie complex added seats to…Posted on in
Slip and Fall Expert Witness Opines on Condition of Stairs
This case involves a slip and fall accident at an airport. The plaintiff exited his cab and was in a hurry to make his flight. On the day in question, it had been raining heavily, and there was a large puddle…Posted on in
Truck Accident Requires Accident Reconstruction Expert Witness
This case involves a truck accident. The defendant, a professional truck driver, was asked to deliver a large shipment of electronics from Cleveland to Topeka. The thirteen-hour drive occurred without an incident, and he helped to unload the materials. Previously,…Posted on in
The Medical Expert Witnesses You Should Consult For Erroneous Cancer Diagnosis Cases
Medical expert witnesses are crucial when analyzing a medical malpractice case, especially one concerning errors in diagnosis. In the medical field, few diagnoses are more serious, or life-threatening, than cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, over 12.5 million individuals…Posted on in Working with Experts
Allegedly Defective DVD Player Causes Fire
This case involves a defective DVD player that was sold at a large retailer. The DVD player in question contained one page of instructions, mostly indicating that the DVD player should not be kept in an environment above 110 degrees…Posted on in
Shooting at Nightclub Caused by Lack of Security
This case involves a shooting in a Toronto nightclub. The plaintiff in the case was visiting his cousin in Toronto and decided to go to a nightclub. For the Thursday night, the nightclub was extremely busy (it was later revealed that…Posted on in
Woman Injured While Using Gymnastics Equipment
This case involves a serious injury to a female who was visiting an athletic center. The plaintiff, a twenty-four-year-old female, accompanied her peers to an athletic center for a company outing. The athletic center had multiple basketball courts, batting cages,…Posted on in
Aviation Expert Witness: A Hiring Guide
Right now, there are about 5,000 commercial airplanes in the sky over the United States. Unfortunately, the combination of high speeds, high altitudes, and volatile chemicals make flying an extremely dangerous form of transportation. The odds of dying in a…Posted on in Working with Experts
Placement of Traffic Cones Causes Highway Accident
This case involves traffic cone misplacement which resulted in the death of a child. Traffic cones were set out to block off a lane for a highway design and construction. The plaintiff was driving his wife and twelve-year-old daughter by the…Posted on in