Construction Expert Witness
Door & Automatic Door Expert
Cabinet & Millwork Expert
Nationwide Inspection & Testimony
Michael Panish is a Construction Expert Witness for most construction trades.
Mike is the nation's leading and most retained expert witness for
Door & Automatic Door related injuries and defects. He is also the
only true expert for cabinet and furniture defects and injuries resulting
from defective or improperly attached architectural millwork and cabinetry.
Mike Panish has offices in California and New England and offers his services
to attorneys, insurance claims adjusters, property owners, and contractors
in all states, and internationally. He has customers in almost every state
and travels frequently for inspections and testimony across the nation.
Western United States Office - California Construction Expert Witness
Mike Panish, Construction Expert Witness, runs an active construction company,
door & door hardware company, and cabinetry & millwork company
in the Los Angeles area in California. He has been a California Licensed
Building Contractor since 1987 with license classifications in the following areas:
General Building Contractor (B License)
Electrical Contractor (C-10 License)
Cabinet, Millwork, & Finish Carpentry Contractor (C-6 License)
Door, Lock, & Security Equipment Contractor (C-28 License)
Painting & Decorating Contractor (C-33 License)
Mike Panish is frequently retained by attorneys on the west coast in the
following states: California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, New Mexico, Idaho,
Montana, Washington, Oregon, Wyoming, Alaska, and Hawaii as wells as Canada
Eastern United States Office - New Hampshire / Boston, Massachusetts Construction Expert
Mike Panish, Construction Expert Witness has had an office in the New Hampshire
and Boston Massachusetts area for 10 years and provides expert witness
inspection and testimony to the eastern United States from that office.
Mike travels frequently between his two offices to service clients all
over the United States and Internationally.
Because of his specialized expertise in most construction trades with emphasis
on doors and door related injuries and defects, Mike has cases and regularly
conducts inspections and tesifies in most every eastern, southern, and
mid-west state including New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode
Island, Vermont, Maine, Florida, New Orleans, Tennessee, Mississippi,
Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,
New York, New Jersey, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Iowa, Oklahoma, Texas,
Kansas, Nebraska, Illinois, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Ohio,
Mike is also frequently retained for cruise ship personal injury cases
and travels to different ports in other countries to inspect doors &
architectural millwork on ships.
Mike Panish has over 35 years of hands-on experience in the field of construction.
Mike has been a retained expert on over 1350 cases. Mike's experience
in construction and his unbiased assessments make him the nation's
number one choice for an effective and unbiased expert witness for plaintiff
and defense attorneys. He is qualified to inspect, assess, and testify
for most every construction trade.
Mike has been retained as expert for cases all over the country for both
plaintiff, defense, and cross defense (manufacturers and service providers).
If you are in need of the finest construction expert, door expert, automatic
door expert, or premises security expert anywhere in the United States
or Internationally, Mike is the man you need on your case. You can trust
Mike Panish to be your investigative partner throughout every stage of
Mike can address and inform you of potential issues or liabilities that
may present a possible vulnerability in your case. By anticipating problems
and identifying evidence, he can help you come to any courtroom or negotiation
table thoroughly prepared to present a strong case.
Responsible for Multimillion-Dollar Verdicts
Having been retained as a forensic expert, expert witness, or consultant for
over 1350 cases involving both plaintiffs and defendants, Michael Panish can handle any
type of construction legal matter with skill and precision. Operating
under the highest standards of confidentiality and professionalism, he
can be trusted to work swiftly and efficiently and discover the vital
evidence that is needed for the success of your case.
Mike's involvement has helped limit liability for defense & has
removed defendants as parties to lawsuits on MSJ
Many times manufacturers, installers, or service providers are brought
into lawsuits by other parties in order to shift liability. When Mike
gets involved in a case where he has been hired by defense counsel, if
the client is unjustly brought into a lawsuit, Mike's thorough investigation
and strong reports have helped many defendants and cross defendants get
out of the lawsuit on Motion for Summary Judgment.
Mike Panish is extremely articulate and able to relay information in reports
so that anyone can understand even the most technical information.
During deposition and trial testimony, Mike is a strong and knowledgeable witness.
Mike Panish's areas of expertise include but are not limited to:
Strengthen Your Case with Undeniable Evidence
Mike can be called upon to do a thorough physical inspection, write reports,
evaluate reports, assess repair or replacement cost, appear in depositions,
mediations, and hearings, offer expert testimony, and assess opposing
witness testimony to uncover flaws and inaccuracies.
Mike also designs and builds custom courtroom trial exemplars that create
persuasive and comprehensive displays to enhance your case.
Read what Mike's past clients have to say about working with him
Call Michael Panish, Construction Expert Witness
today. Get Mike involved in the early stages of your case, you will be
glad you did!