Find a Security Expert
Expert consultants on all areas of security, crime forseeability and workplace violence, including apartments, parking lots, office buildings, stores, hotels, retail and commercial facilities. Security experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in Virginia 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 Virginia.
The listings below are of Security experts serving Virginia.
Featured ListingsLFJ Consulting Services, LLC
James A. Francis, CPP, CFSO
Round Rock, TX
Mr. Francis provides leadership to LFJ Consulting Services on its broad range of offerings in the areas of expert services, litigation support, security and crisis management. LFJ was established to serve Fortune 500 companies, law firms, schools, commercial real estate, governments and the security community. Mr. Francis brings diverse consulting experience to LFJ having consulted on projects ranging from protecting infants in a neo-natal clinic to developing counterterrorism strategies with NYPD and other US government agencies. His focus in recent years has been to simplify organizational crisis management and assist clients in effectively establishing and training a Crisis Management Team.
Ultrasafe Security Specialist
Ron Lander, Certified Protection Professional and Certified Master Anti-Terrorist Specialist, is the owner of Ultrasafe Security Specialists (USS) and a retired Sergeant with 23 years on the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Ron is also the Chief Technology Officer for Security Management Services International, Inc. (SMSI).
On-Scene Consulting, LLC
Huntington Beach, CA
Expert for both Defense and Plaintiff on police practices, use of force and private security throughout the United States. Retired LAPD SWAT Sergeant II+1. During 26 year-career worked numerous specialized assignments such as: K9, SWAT, Patrol, Training, Jail Operations and VICE. Presently an Executive Director of Security in the private sector.
Expert ListingsInvestigative Criminology Security (ICS) Consulting, LLC
New Orleans, LA
Board Certified in Security Management; Certified Protection Professional (CPP) by American Society of Industrial Security (ASIS) International. Expertise in inadequate/negligent security; workplace violence; negligent hiring, supervision, retention, and training; wrongful conviction litigation; police and corrections policies, practices, and procedures.
As a consultant I consult on crime foreseeability and preventability as it relates to security and premises issues relating to crime victimization, criminal acts, private security and police policies, training and practices. I have fourteen years of extensive federal and state court trial and deposition experience.
Center Security Services Inc.
Boca Raton, FL
Davids broad experience in the corporate world along with his education in Criminology make him unique in the Expert arena. He worked closely with the legal department, risk management department and insurance carriers participating in reviews and investigations related to litigation brought against the company. He also has experience with contract security, so has seen the inner workings of both the contractor and the corporations. His extensive experience in the shopping center world, his reputation in the industry, and his participation as the chairman of the ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centers) Security Committee for a number of years give him a special perspective. He has testified in court and deposition over 100 times in his career.
FC Expert Witness
Gary Deel, PhD, JD, CHSE, CHE, CFE, CHIA, SHRM-CP
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.
R. Paul McCauley, PhD, FACFE
Police & Security Expert
Assist Plaintiff/Defense attorneys. Police and Security Policies, Practices, and Operations. Senior University Professor, former Security Manager, Police Trainer, Fulbright Scholar, Australia. Board-certified.
I am a retired 30 year LAPD lieutenant. Expert for criminal defense, plaintiff, security and premise liability cases. During my career I was directly responsible for managing officer-involved shooting scenes, investigations and undercover operations. I helped create and write the updated LAPD policy on undercover and plain clothes tactics.
Ema Inc., Dba, Pnst
For the past 23 years Mr. Iannucci has been involved in the training for bar and nightclub security personnel.He is an approved trainer for the Philadelphia Bouncer Law 9- 3700. Mr. Iannucci is an industry expert in the use of both excessive and proper use of force. Since 1999 he has trained over a thousand security personnel with regards to the preventable and foreseeable acts of bar patrons who can display violent, intoxicated argumentative, aggressive and disruptive conduct. Mr Iannucci is a standard of care expert for the hiring, training, supervision, and monitoring of bar/nightclub security personnel. Mr Iannucci is a well recognized bar and nightclub expert who trains in the standard of care to insure and prevent what is reasonably foreseeable. We have also expanded our expertise to Church security matters.
J.A. Williams, LLC, Police Consultant
James A. Williams, Ph.D.
Cherry Hill, NJ
Dr. James A. Williams is a former Municipal Police Chief and a retired United States Department of Justice DEA Senior Executive and Chief of Organized Crime DEA Task forces. Part of his tenure at the USDOJ was spent as Mobile Chief of International Police Training. As a U.S. Diplomat to the Caribbean, he administered operational oversight to mission essential law enforcement and police training programs. He has been certified in Domestic and International Courts as an Expert in Police Policy, Practices,Procedures & Training. He has met State and Federal Court Standards of the Daubert Challenges. As an Associate Member ( Academic ) of the American Bar Association, he serves on the ABA Criminal Justice Section Committee. Dr. Williams' consulting and expert witness specialties for both Defense and Plaintiff Attorneys includes Wrongful Death - Wrongful Shooting - Excessive Force - Wrongful Arrest - Civil Rights Violations. Dr. Williams has been Court Certified as an Expert Witness in matters of Premises Liability involving Firearms and Excessive Force. Dr. Williams is currently on staff as an Adjunct Professor in the Law & Justice Department at Rowan University, Glassboro, New Jersey.
Las Vegas, NV
Steven T. Baker CPP, PSP, PCI is President of VTI Associates a professional security and investigative firm. Steve has over 30 years of experience providing security training and investigative services. Offices based out of Las Vegas and San Antonio.
Atlas Safety & Security Design Inc.
Fort Lauderdale, FL
America's only architect and criminologist uniquely specializing in premises security negligence cases. Atlas is a registered architect and world recognized criminologist. Case experience in ADA accessibility cases, inmate violence and suicide cases, slips trips and falls, parking lot cases, apartment building cases, hotel cases and much more.
DJ Boss Associates
Derk J Boss, CFE, CPP, CSP
Las Vegas, NV
Derk has served as a Director and Vice President of Security for several casino gaming resorts. He has developed and implemented successful security programs to include risk assessment and management, safety programs, officer training and development, security operations, and investigations.
Valens Global & Valens Labs
Described by The International Herald Tribune as “a rising star in the counterterrorism community,” Daveed Gartenstein-Ross is a prominent scholar, practitioner, and entrepreneur. Dr. Gartenstein-Ross is the founder and CEO of Valens Global, a private firm focused on violent non-state actors and other 21st century threats including radicalization, white nationalism, disinformation, and hybrid warfare. Dr. Gartenstein-Ross is also a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, and an associate fellow at the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism – The Hague. Previous positions he has held include senior advisor to the director of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Office for Community Partnerships, fellow with Google’s think tank Jigsaw, and adjunct assistant professor in Georgetown University’s Security Studies Program.
National School Safety And Security Services
Ken provides accessible, timely and quality expert services to plaintiff and defense attorneys on preK-12 school safety and security cases. He has 30 years national school security experience working with education administrators and as a consultant, speaker, teacher and news commentator on school safety. Ken is experienced with school wrongful deaths, school shootings, school rapes, school sexual assaults, school assaults with injuries, school crime, school violence, and serious school discipline cases.
IDS Research And Development, Inc.
Jeffrey Zwirn, CPP, CFPS, CFE, SET, FASI&T, CHPA-IV, MBAT
Jeffrey Zwirn, CPP, CFPS, CFE, SET, FASI&T, CHPA-IV, MBAT, President Nationwide Burglar & Fire Alarm, UL, NFPA, and Physical Security Expert. Board-Certified Master Alarm Technician, Court-Qualified Alarm Expert, plaintiff/defense, 40+ years of experience. Consultant to NYPD, DEA, ATF, and Joint Terrorism Task Force.
Del Marva Corporation
Fred Del Marva, PI, PPO
Bars, Restaurants, Hotels & Casinos. Nationally recognized Hospitality Industry Expert specializing in Standards of Care & Incident Foreseeability in Premises Liability, Premises Security, and Dram Shop litigation. Plaintiff & Defense.
McMahon & Associates
James (Jim) McMahon
Juries like our explanations of concepts and activities. Qualified expertise in multiple fields of endeavor. Prior law enforcement, intelligence collection, security (people, Information, data systems, asset protection). Twenty years as 'responsible in charge' aka Chief Security Officer, Chief Information Security Officer, and Senior Director of Risk Management for two multinational companies. Extensive work in the Silicon Valley, Asia, EU, India, PRC and Taiwan.
John C. Villines LLC
John C. Villines, MS, ICPS, CPP
Nationally recognized expert in crime prevention and security management; 30+ years providing services to attorneys, businesses, government entities, and others. Education: Harvard (post-graduate work in Statistics, relevant in Daubert venues); Bellevue, MS in Security Management; GSU, BS in Urban Studies. Since 1979, Security Consultant, Author, Seminar Presenter: Security Negligence and Premises Liability.
Taylor Law Enforcement Consulting Group
The Taylor Law Enforcement Consulting Group offers expert witness consultants specializing in security operations. We provide consulting and expert witness consultation to attorneys, insurance industry, and facilities involved in litigation. When you need a security expert, we specialize in security operation policies, use of force to include deadly force, electronic control devices, less than lethal weapons, failure to train, negligent retention and failure to supervise.
Security Associates, Inc.
Highly qualified and experienced practicing security consultant. Former bank security director, homicide detective and college instructor. Retained by plaintiffs and defendants in all types of commercial environments.
Secure Direction Consulting, LLC
Michael S. D'Angelo, CPP, CSC, CHPA
Litigation Support - Michael S. D'Angelo provides forensic litigation support for cases involving security negligence and premises liability with a special focus on workplace violence and healthcare security. Mr. D'Angelo's services include case review, consultation, and expert testimony on security standards and best practices.