Computer & Software Litigation Experts

Software industry veterans and computer science professors experienced in litigation.

George Edwards - Software Expert Witness

George Edwards, PhD

President & Principal Computer Scientist 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.

Litigation Senior Testifying Expert
Area of Expertise Mobile Devices & Apps
Brad Ulrich - Software Expert Witness

Brad Ulrich

VP of Health IT & Audits Nashville

Brad Ulrich has a diverse career as a computer scientist, software engineer, technology manager, and entrepreneur. His experience spans software design, programming, patent management, healthcare, mobile devices, startups, technology licensing, regulatory compliance, and risk management.

Litigation Senior Testifying Expert
Focus Area Software & Standards
Area of Expertise Health IT & Standards
Sam Malek - Software Expert Witness

Sam Malek, PhD

Senior Computer Scientist 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.

Litigation Senior Testifying Expert
Ali Khoshgozaran - Computer Scientist

Ali Khosh, PhD

VP of Emerging Tech & Due Diligence 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).

Litigation Senior Testifying Expert
Focus Area Emerging & Cloud Technology
Area of Expertise Machine Learning & AI Consultant
Mahdi Eslamimehr - Senior Software Consultant

Mahdi Eslamimehr – PhD, MBA

Senior Computer Scientist 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.

Litigation Testifying and Consulting Expert
Area of Expertise Program Analysis
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 30 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.

Litigation Senior Testifying Expert
Area of Expertise Web Applications
Jae young Bang - Research Scientist

Jae Young Bang, PhD

Senior Computer Scientist 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.

Litigation Testifying and Consulting Expert
Area of Expertise Social Media
Isaac Pflaum - Expert Witness

Isaac Pflaum

Senior Software Consultant 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.

Litigation Testifying and Consulting Expert
Focus Area Government Contracts & Health Exchanges
William Luk - Senior Software Consultant

William Luk

Senior Software Consultant 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.

Litigation Consulting Expert
Focus Area Software Engineering & Security
Area of Expertise Embedded Systems & Security
Gordon Mackay - Senior Software Consultant

Gordon MacKay

Senior Software Consultant 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…

Litigation Consulting Expert
Focus Area Cloud Computing & Application Security
Area of Expertise Cloud Computing & Application Security
Ray Chiang

Ray Chiang

Software Consultant and Code Analyst 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.

Litigation Consulting Expert
Focus Area Software Quality & Source Code
Nenad Medvidovic - Software Expert Witness

Nenad Medvidović, PhD

Senior Computer Scientist 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.

Litigation Senior Testifying Expert
Sigurd Meldal - Computer Expert Witness

Sigurd Meldal, Dr.Sc.

Senior Computer Scientist 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.

Litigation Senior Testifying Expert
Eric Koskinen - Computer Scientist

Eric Koskinen, PhD

Senior Computer Scientist 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.

Litigation Senior Testifying Expert
Andrew Holm-Hansen - Health IT Solutions Architect

Andrew Holm-Hansen

Director of Health IT Engineering Nashville

Andrew Holm-Hansen has worked in Health IT for 15 years as a Health IT Solutions Architect. He led several development teams during his career at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Litigation Testifying and Consulting Expert
Focus Area Software Architecture & Engineering

About Our Software Litigation Experts

  • Quandary Peak’s computer and software litigation 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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