Expert in Fire Investigation: All Types of Fires
Expert has 21+ years' experience in the private sector. He has testified as an expert numerous times. He has been responsible for 18,000+ pieces of evidence in the past 21 years. He is recognized as a "fact finder, not a case maker."
Expert has reviewed numerous files for attorneys, federal and public defenders office, etc. concerning fire losses.
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: California, all cities - San Francisco, California - Sacramento, California - Oakland, California - Stockton, California - Fremont, California - Modesto, California - Salinas, California - Santa Rosa, California - Hayward, California
|Year: 1988||Degree: Associate of Arts||Subject: Fire Technology||Institution: American River College, Sacramento, CA|
|Year: 2018||Degree: CV on request||Subject: Fire Investigations||Institution: John Miller Investigations, Inc.|
|Years: 1998 to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: President||Department: Private Fire Investigator||Responsibilities: Expert's eponymous firm offers fire investigations, evidence collection, and storage. The company also serves as an examination facility.|
|Years: 1980 to 2000||Employer: City of Sacramento||Title: Fire Investigator, Captain||Department: Fire Department||Responsibilities: Expert served the City of Sacramento as Firefighter, Fire Investigator, and Captain for several decades.|
|Years: 1977 to 1979||Employer: U.S. Air Force||Title: Firefighter||Department: McClellan Air Force Base||Responsibilities: Expert was a civilian firefighter with the U.S. Air Force for several years.|
|Years: 1972 to 1976||Employer: Air Force-Fire Dept.||Title: Crew Chief, Firefighter, Dispatcher||Department:||Responsibilities: Expert served in the U.S. Air Force as Firefighter, Crew Chief, Dispatcher, and Supervisor of extinguisher maintenance. Also served in Kunsan, Korea Air Force Base as a firefighter and dispatcher.|
|Associations / Societies|
|1. International Association of Arson Investigators.
2. National Association of Arson Investigators.1. 3. Northern California Fraud Investigators Association.
3. California Conference of Arson Investigators.
4. Northern California Fraud Investigators Association.
|Licenses / Certifications|
|1. CERTIFIED FIRE INVESTIGATOR-International Assoc. of Arson Investigators.
2. CERTIFIED FIRE & EXPLOSION INVESTIGATOR-National Assoc. of Fire Investigators.
3. CERTIFIED VEHICLE FIRE INVESTIGATOR-National Assoc. of Fire Investigators.
4. CERTIFIED EVIDENCE COLLECTION TECHNICIAN-International Assoc. of Arson Investigators.
4.CERTIFIED FIRE INVESTIGATOR- State of Calif. Fire Marshals Office
6. California Private Investigators License.
|Expert Witness Experience|
| Expert has testified in several trials as an expert. In 2017 only defense expert for a major insurance company being sued for 1.6 million dollars. Received a unanimous decision in our favor. Plaintiff received 0.
He has participated in numerous depositions, including federal.
|Training / Seminars|
|Too much to list. CV upon request.|