Leon A. Kappelman, Ph.D.

Leon A. Kappelman, Ph.D.

4475 Trinity Mills #703255 Dallas, TX 75370

About the Expert

Research scientist, educator and consultant, have served as an expert witness in federal, state and local courts on high-tech intellectual property disputes concerning patents, copyrights, and trade secrets, as well as failed software development and/or implementation projects.

Areas of Expertise

  • Information Technology
  • Intellectual Property
  • Project Management
  • Software

Expert's Profile

Professor Kappelman brings a uniquely comprehensive perspective to high-tech issues because as an educator his students include software developers, information technology (I/T) managers, and I/T users from clerks to executives; and as a consultant, his clients include software manufacturers, I/T managers, as well as executives, policy makers, business owners, attorneys, and auditors. He has worked with organizations involved in banking, insurance, health care, financial services, aerospace, defense, hospitality; education, telecommunications, retail, municipal, state, and national government, not-for-profit, sales, marketing, distribution, electric utility, and petrochemical, as well as other economic sectors.

His work with attorneys as an advisor and expert witness centers on intellectual property and other software-related disputes involving copyrights, trade secrets, patents, failed and troubled software projects, software engineering and project management, system and software requirements, IT operations management, continuity of operations, IT disaster recovery, product liability involving software, economic matters related to software development, and cybersecurity.

Some of the enterprises he has worked with include: American Heart Association; AT&T; Celanese; Choctaw Nation; LDS Church; CIA; CIGNA; City of Los Angeles; Coca Cola Company; Computer Associates (CA); Hewlett Packard Enterprise; Executive Office of the President of the United Sates; Experian; HoneyBaked Hams; Honor Technologies; IBM; JC Penney; Kraft Foods; LL Bean; McDermott; Milliken & Company; Pacific Medical Clinics; President’s Council on the Year 2000 Conversion; Prudential; SAIC; State of Oklahoma; State of Texas; Texaco; Treasury Department of Canada; United Nations; U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs; Verizon; Wells Fargo; World Bank; and others.

Listed in the Following States

Leon A. Kappelman, Ph.D. is listed with ExpertPages in the following jurisdictions: All US Regions and States, Canada (all Provinces).