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Court-Qualified Expert

Litigation Support

C&MC offers technical services to attorneys, insurance companies and loss or risk adjusters to resolve claims, assess losses and provide litigation support. Work focuses on material assessments, evaluations, testing and analysis.

Dr. Elliott is an expert witness in County, Federal and Supreme Courts and has extensive trial experience. He has testified for plaintiffs and defendants in trials, depositions, mediations and arbitrations in the USA and overseas, including Venezuela and South Africa.

He is court-qualified and has been accepted as an expert in metallurgy, materials engineering, corrosion and failure analysis.

Scope of work

  • Component failures
  • Malfunctioning equipment
  • Material defects
  • Explosions
  • Fire and heat damage
  • Structural collapse
  • Flood damage
  • Ship's cargo

Testified in trials and depositions, including End-Dispute and other arbitrations in USA and overseas, including South Africa and Venezuela. Court-qualified as an expert in metallurgy, materials engineering, failure analysis and corrosion, etc.