Find a Food and Restaurant Industries Expert
Experts in all types of restaurants, fast foods, malls, food courts, food preparation, manufacturing, distribution, conformance to standards, safety, security, HACCP, ServSafe national food safety program, site selection, encroachment and equipment. Food and Restaurant Industries experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in Alabama legal matters, and provide expert reports and testimony for judges, attorneys, lawyers, law firms, insurance companies and government agencies in Federal and state court trials and arbitrations in Alabama.
The listings below are of Food and Restaurant Industries experts serving Alabama.
Expert ListingsRestaurant Expert Witness
NATIONWIDE Services---we DO NOT charge for domestic travel!! Howard Cannon is one of the most highly visible American Restaurant, Bar and Hospitality Industry Expert Witnesses. He is experienced with State & Federal cases, and with Plaintiffs & Defendants. With 200+ Litigation and 300+ Pre-Litigation projects to his credit, Howard's firm provides expert witness services & litigation support (expert witness testimony, expert opinions, and reports) for restaurant and bar-related cases.
FC Expert Witness
Gary Deel, PhD
Dr. Gary Deel has a lifetime of experience in the hospitality and tourism industries, both as a practitioner and as a university professor. Dr. Deel is available nationwide for expert witness services in hospitality and tourism-related cases.
Ernest P. Chiodo, MD, JD, MPH, MS, MBA, CIH
Clinical and Forensic Medicine
MD & JD (Wayne State), MPH (Harvard), MS (Biomedical Engineering and Toxicology-WSU), MBA (University of Chicago), CIH. Physician, Attorney, Certified Industrial Hygienist, Toxicologist & Epidemiologist. Former Medical Director of the Detroit Health Department. Board certified in internal med, occupational & environ. med, & public health.
Perry Group International
San Francisco, CA
Over 35 years experience managing, operating and consulting on full-service, limited-service, extended-stay, all-suite, condo and timeshare hotels and resorts, casual, fine-dining and quick-service restaurants, bars and nightclubs, catering and special event facilities, casinos, and mixed-use real estate across North America. Held prior positions for different owners, operators and chains as Senior Vice President, General Manager, Director of Food & Beverage and Restaurant Unit Manager. Proven specialized expertise in many areas including management and operations, safety and security, upkeep and maintenance, alcoholic beverages and food handling, guest service protocols, policies and procedures, franchise and operator contracts, landlord and tenant agreements, employment, labor and wage issues, feasibility and market impact, economic, financial and lost income areas, acquisition and disposition disputes, standards of care, industry customs and trade practices, construction, renovation and fixtures, furnishings and equipment. Nationwide availability as a consultant and expert on a variety of issues.
EHA Consulting Group, Inc.
Melvin N. Kramer, PhD, MPH
Litigation Support, Risk Mgmt., & Product Liability expert for all levels of Food Production/Service and Food Packaging issues related to Disease Prevention, incl.: Campylobacter; Cyclospora; E. Coli; Hepatitis A, B, & C; Legionella; Listeria; Salmonella, & Shigella, Food Safety from farm to fork.
G.M. Weber Consulting, LLC
Gary M. Weber BS, MS, Ph.D.
Dr. Weber has over 30 years experience working on food safety issues with the USDA, FDA, private sector, and trade associations. He has extensive media experience, and has testified, under oath, numerous times before Congress. He serves as a consultant, and expert witness. He worked for over four years as Prevention Manager for the FDA Coordinated Outbreak Response and Evaluation Network (CORE). There he dealt with over 100 foodborne illness outbreaks. He has received FDA approved training relating to FSMA Preventive Controls and Foreign Supplier Verification Program Qualified Individual and Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training. Dr. Weber has the "inside" experience regarding how to determine what, most likely, was the "root cause" of outbreaks, and how the food service sector is impacted by outbreak events. He understands how the media and relationships with Federal and State regulatory agencies impact the food service sector. In 2017 and 2018 he served as an expert on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants on many cases relating to restaurant related outbreaks, including the 2018 outbreaks linked to Romaine lettuce contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 from the Yuma, Arizona area. He also worked on the 2017 Listeria in frozen vegetables outbreaks linked to products purchased at retail.
THE HOTEL EXPERTS, LLC
Experienced hotel experts providing litigation consulting and impartial hotel expert witness research, reports and testimony. With offices in Arizona, Florida, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire, THE HOTEL EXPERTS, LLC have addressed standards and practices in hotels, restaurants, bars, gaming establishments, cruise lines, recreational venues and other hospitality-related businesses.