Computer & Software Experts

Software industry veterans and computer science professors experienced in litigation.

George Edwards - Software Expert Witness
George Edwards, PhD
Senior Testifying Expert Los Angeles

Dr. George Edwards has more than a decade of experience as a scientist, engineer, and technical consultant to academic research labs, government agencies, and technology companies, and he has served as a software expert in various litigation contexts, including several patent infringement matters.

Ali Khoshgozaran - Computer Scientist
Ali Khosh, PhD
Senior Testifying Expert Los Angeles

Dr. Ali Khosh is a computer scientist, entrepreneur and technology executive with years of experience at leading tech companies including Microsoft, Yahoo and Samsung. Ali serves as an expert in various software-related litigation matters (patent infringement, trade secret, etc.) and technical due diligence of emerging technology (VC investments, M&A transactions).

Sam Malek - Software Expert Witness
Sam Malek, PhD
Senior Testifying Expert Los Angeles

Sam Malek is a Professor in the School of Information and Computer Sciences at the University of California at Irvine. Dr. Malek has testified as an expert witness in a variety of software-related legal matters, including patent cases, IPRs (Inter Partes Review), contractual disputes, and other types of litigation.

Mahdi Eslamimehr - Senior Software Consultant
Mahdi Eslamimehr – PhD, MBA
Testifying and Consulting Expert Los Angeles

Dr. Mahdi Eslamimehr is an award-winning scientist and a senior tech executive in the software product and service industry. He has years of experience in leading tech companies around the world, including Ericsson R&D Center, Samsung Electronics R&D Labs, SAP Research Lab, Y Combinator Research, and Clarity Global.

Jason Frankovitz - Software Engineering Expert
Jason Frankovitz
Senior Testifying Expert Los Angeles

As a developer and CTO, Jason Frankovitz has been in the trenches of technology for more than 25 years. He has worked as a programmer, software development manager, technical analyst, CTO, and mentor in a wide variety of industries including social media, digital entertainment, and online advertising.

Jae young Bang - Research Scientist
Jae Young Bang, PhD
Testifying and Consulting Expert Los Angeles

Dr. Jae Young Bang is a senior computer scientist and software technology consultant with a decade of experience in software engineering. He currently serves as a consultant and source-code reviewer in software litigation including patent/copyright infringement and breach-of-contract matters, and also as a researcher in software architecture design and analysis.

Isaac Pflaum - Expert Witness
Isaac Pflaum
Testifying and Consulting Expert Chicago

Isaac Pflaum has more than a decade of experience as a scientist, attorney, and consultant to Fortune 100 technology companies and state and local government agencies. He currently serves as an expert witness in software-related litigation — such as patent infringement and breach-of-contract matters.

William Luk - Senior Software Consultant
William Luk
Consulting Expert Silicon Valley

William Luk is an entrepreneur, software executive, and developer with over 15 years of experience in network and computer security. William has developed and led product teams to deliver enterprise class firewall, intrusion detection / prevention systems, database security, and data security / privacy solutions at Symantec and several security startups.

Gordon Mackay - Senior Software Consultant
Gordon MacKay
Consulting Expert Austin

Gordon MacKay is a software and systems expert and technical executive with experience in telecommunications, network security, and SaaS/Cloud platforms. Gordon has led development and QA teams in architecting, developing and deploying a multi-tenant SaaS-based vulnerability management platform and scanning solution which is being used worldwide by fortune 500 organizations as part…

Ray Chiang
Ray Chiang
Consulting Expert Los Angeles

Ray Chiang is a software engineering expert involved in technologies related to system engineering, digital media, embedded system, consumer electronics, industry-standard development, and various areas.

Nenad Medvidovic - Software Expert Witness
Nenad Medvidović, PhD
Senior Testifying Expert Los Angeles

Nenad Medvidović is a Professor and Associate Chair for Ph.D. Affairs in the Computer Science Department at the University of Southern California. From 2009 to 2013, Medvidović was Director of the USC Center for Systems and Software Engineering. His research is in the area of software architectures and analysis.

Sigurd Meldal - Computer Expert Witness
Sigurd Meldal, Dr.Sc.
Senior Testifying Expert Silicon Valley

Dr. Meldal has testified in federal court and been deposed multiple times as an expert in computer science and software engineering. He has provided technical opinions regarding mobile devices, networks, wireless telephony, databases, service-oriented architectures, web systems, and geospatial positioning.

Eric Koskinen - Computer Scientist
Eric Koskinen, PhD
Senior Testifying Expert New York

Dr. Eric Koskinen has low-level expertise ranging from operating systems, networks, and servers to high-level concepts such as software architecture and compilers. Currently, he is an Assistant Professor at Stevens Institute of Technology, and he holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Cambridge.


About Our Software Experts

  • Quandary Peak’s computer and software experts are recognized pioneers and innovators in the technology industry and scientific research community.
  • Every expert on our team has established a reputation as an authority in the field of computer science through a consistent record of exceptional achievement in business, academia, or both.
  • Having devoted our professional lives to mastering the complexity of computing systems and inventing new software technology, we have broad experience with computers (including smartphones and tablets), software (including medical and enterprise systems), computer networks (including websites and the Internet), and electronic data (including databases, digital media, and document metadata).
  • As speakers at major software conferences, award-winning researchers, and expert witnesses in high-profile litigation, we know how to clearly and succinctly explain technical concepts, factual findings, and opinions.
  • In critical matters, leading IP law firms and Fortune 500 companies trust Quandary Peak’s expertise in computer science and software engineering.
  • Our experts serve clients throughout the United States, from Silicon Valley and Southern California to Boston and New York.
  • We have experience in numerous jurisdictions — state courts, U.S. District Court, the ITC, and the USPTO.
  • Our areas of focus include software patents, copyrights, trade secrets, system malfunctions, contract disputes, and source code review.

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