Lunch Meeting: A Team of Expert Witnesses Can Bring Success to Your Litigation

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Chapter Event: Los Angeles

Venue: The California Endowment

1000 N. Alameda Street

Los Angeles, CA 90012

A Team of Expert Witnesses Can Bring Success to Your Litigation

Meet the Team and Gain Insight Into Winning Strategies. Join your fellow experts at the Greater Los Angeles Chapter Lunch Meeting!

A focused expert witness team - why it works. The untapped gold mine of expert witness teams. It's all about ways to make you more influential and continue to reinvent your Expert Witness business. Learn how expert witness teams work, the simple steps to establish an effective expert witness team strategy, and what you need to market a winning expert witness team that will yield more high paying clients.


11:30am - 12:00pm - Networking and Check In

12:00pm - 1:30pm - Lunch and Presentation

1:30pm - 2:00pm - Q&A and Networking

SPEAKERS - Meet the ExperTeam:

Arthur Pearlman - Development

  • Expert Litigation Support
  • Testimony on site selection, entitlements, development, leasing, tenant occupancy
  • 38 years of commercial development 
  • 41 shopping centers developed in California and Nevada
  • Internationally recognized
  • Recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award - International Council of Shopping Center (ICSC)



Gary M. Tenzer - Finance

  • Expert witness with 25 years of experience in testifying
  • 37 years of experience in commercial real estate finance
  • Directly responsible for arranging over $10B in real estate financing
  • Testimony on debt and equity structure, interest rate determination, ground leases, purchase and sale transactions, forensic analysis of financing availability, brokerage disputes, etc



Lee Segal - Brokerage

  • Over 40 years of commercial real estate experience
  • Brokerage, property management, development, project management, investments, consulting
  • Sales/leasing over 30 million sf of industrial and commercial space
  • Past President of AIR CRE
  • Expert Witness cases include breach of contract, mitigation of damages, environmental, brokerage disputes, partnership disputes, property management, contract interpretation, landlord/tenan



David Rosenthal, MAI, FRICS - Valuation

  • MAI designated Member of the Appraisal Institute 
  • FRICS designated Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors 
  • Seasoned appraiser of real property since 1983
  • Experienced expert witness since 1988
  • Specialized expertise in valuations for lease and ground lease market rent adjustments, establishing purchase price for purchase option agreements, partial ownership internet discounts




Janis Hui Ozaki - Moderator

Janis Hui Ozaki is an attorney in the Business Litigation Department of Dykema's Los Angeles office. She is a member of the National Trial Team. She focuses on business and contract disputes, partnership disputes, fraud, and commercial real estate disputes.

Ms. Ozaki has successfully prosecuted and defended cases in state and federal courts and private arbitration. She listens to clients and develops intelligent and efficient litigation strategies to resolve legal and business problems. Her strengths include effectively communicating client narratives and legal arguments in brief writing and in the courtroom. Ms. Ozaki works with clients from a broad array of industries, including but not limited to real estate, apparel, manufacturing, import-export, food and beverage, hospitality and entertainment.

Ms. Ozaki has been named to both the Southern California Super Lawyers® Rising Star and Top Women Attorney lists for Business Litigation every year since 2012. Ms. Ozaki is a Lecturer at UCLA School of Law where she teaches legal research and writing. Ms. Ozaki speaks fluent Cantonese.



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