First Name: Dr. Richard
Last Name: Lewan
Organization: independent
Address Line 1: P.O. Box 598
Address Line 2:
City: Kaleheo
State: Hawaii
Postal Code: 96741
Expert Witness Specialty Geriatrics
Type of Witness: Plaintiff
E-Mail Address: unk
Mobile Email Access: Yes
Web Address: http://
Mobile Number:
Phone Number:
Fax: 808-245-9367
Active or Retired: Active
Comments:

Board-Certified FAMILY PRACTICE/Family Medicine;
Certificate of Added Qualifications in GERIATRIC Medicine:

Over 25 years experience including 21 years TEACHING standards of care to students, residents and community physicians in office-based, nursing home, urgent care and hospitalist practice.

Multiple teaching and clinical excellence awards.

Case review and testimony experienced since 1984 nationally.

Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Degree: MD

Certifications:

–American Board of Family Medicine

–American Board of Internal Medicine (geriatrics)

Licensed in states of Wisconsin and Hawaii

see CV

Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: See CV

Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: See CV

Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: Never

Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: 10-20 per year

Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Family Practice or Family Medicine, geriatrics, hospital and nursing home care, primary and urgent care, insurance desputes relating to medical coverage.

Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: about 40%

Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: about 60%

Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: 25

Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: October 2007

Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: six, four defense and two plaintiff

Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: six

Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: Since 1984

Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Consulting and case review, testimony, review of insurance desputes

Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: 375

Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: 375

Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: 375, minimum of four hours

Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: 375, minimum of 8 hours

Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: reasonable administrative (usually approximates 2-5% of billing) and expense fees including travel. Time to and from Hawaii is billing on a negotiated basis. Videoconference depositions available usually costing $575 for 3-4 hours.

References

James A. Pitts
Schoone, Leuck, Kelley, Pitts, and Knurr, S.C.
6800 Washington Avenue
P.O. Box 085600
Racine, Wisconsin 53408-5600
262-886-8240
japitts@pittslaw.com

Mark Thomsen
Cannon and Dunphy, S.C.
595 North Barker Road
P.O. Box 1750
Brookfield, WI 53008-1750
262-796-3703
mthomsen@cannon-dunphy.com

Michael Kokal
(also Adrian Harless, Matthew Booker)
Heyl, Royster, Voelker, and Allen
Suite 100
Mark Twain Plaza II
P.O. Box 467
Edwardsville, Il 62025-0467
618-650-7652
mkokal@hrva.com

Michael Malone
Hinshaw and Culbertson
100 East Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 2600
Milwaukee, WI 53202-4115
414-276-6464


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