Expert Witness

James Lineback, MD, FCCP

400 Newport Ctr Dr 401 Newport Beach, CA 92660

About the Expert

Board Certified Internal/Pulmonary Medicine, Treating physician: 1985-present, Expert witness background: 500+ depositions; 50+ trials; 20+ years experience

Areas of Expertise

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary

Expert's Profile

Specific Areas of Expertise:
--Chronic Lung Disease (COPD)
--Emphysema/Chronic Bronchitis
--Pneumonia/Chest Infections
--Pulmonary Embolism/DVT
--Respiratory Failure
--Septic Shock
--Chest Trauma
--Catastrophic Injury
--Life Expectancy
--Postoperative Complications
--Wrongful Death
--Complex Multi-System Disorders

Personal Achievements


  • --MD University of Illinois, --MS Human Anatomy, University of Illinois, --BS Chemistry, Illinois State University


  • California

Special Training

  • Internship/Residency LA County/USC Medical Ctr, Fellowship Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine University of California Irvine


  • Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians, Fellow, American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine

Prior assignments

  • Pathology Experience: Autopsy Assistant, Hektoen Institute, Division of Pathology: Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, 1975-1976 Laboratory Assistant, West Suburban Hospital Oak Park, Illinois, 1972-1973

Listed in the Following States

Expert Witness is listed with ExpertPages in the following jurisdictions: All US Regions and States, Canada (all Provinces).