Expert Witness Biography

Dennis is an elevator and escalator expert with more than 30 years of industry experience. His casework includes matters related to the design and construction, modernization, maintenance and service of elevators and escalators, including associated service contracts.

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Dennis has worked for both large and small elevator companies and performed his work internationally. As a Maintenance Supervisor with multiple major service providers, Dennis was responsible for projects in public and private office buildings, apartment residences, hospitals, colleges, and secured government facilities. At the KONE Corporation, Dennis was a Regional Project Manager for modernization, concerned with updating outdated elevator systems to increase safety, save power, and improve overall service. Some of Dennis’ more notable projects include quality control and quality assurance of elevators and escalators at One World Trade Center. Dennis has also conducted elevator assessments for the New York City Housing Authority.

Dennis is a Certified Elevator Inspector and is also a Certified Mechanic by the National Elevator Industry Educational Program. He has completed various training programs through OSHA and ASME and is a member of the National Association of Elevator Safety Authorities as well as the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.