Flaney Associates LLC provides technical consulting to polymer, chemical, and advanced materials companies on the engineering of manufacturing processes and products. In addition, the company provides materials/chemicals expert witness for attorneys and insurance professionals for cases on materials engineering, chemical processes/products, and for issues related to industrial and consumer materials science & engineering.
Litigation support services include literature reviews and analysis, preparation of technical materials, laboratory testing, assessment of the technical strengths/weaknesses of new technology, expert reports, and deposition and courtroom testimony.
Dr. Otaigbe, Principal Partner of Flaney Associates LLC is also a Professor of Polymer Science and Engineering at the University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, USA. With continuing education, he has met requirements for Chartered Engineer UK (Professional Registration #55964), Fellow of Institute of Materials (UK), and Fellow of Society of Plastics Engineers.
Dr. Otaigbe received a Ph.D. in Polymer Science & Engineering (1984) from the University of Manchester (UMIST), England. He is the author of 6 U.S. and 1 European patents and over 100 technical publications. He has held Project Leader/Engineer position at Corning Inc. Corporate Research, Development and Engineering Division.