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Dr. Robb Rehberg, PhD
576 Valley Road
Suite 156
Wayne NJ 07470
USA
phone: 888-444-8754
fax: 866-217-6943
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The Rehberg Konin Group provides Litigation Support services in the area of Sport Safety and Reduction of Risk associated with accidents, illnesses and injuries using the most current evidence available. Their cutting edge practice and evidence-based approach ensures that their opinions are grounded in the latest scientific and professional evidence. A full-service consulting firm, The Rehberg Konin Group provides a wide range of services to the legal and insurance industries, including investigation, research and analysis, expert testimony at trial and depositions, expert reports, site inspections, document review, and on-site consulting during trial and depositions. They offer powerful and unbiased opinions and testimony for both plaintiff and defense cases. Their evidence-based approach means services grounded in the latest published research. Areas of Expertise Include:

  • Standard of Care Issues
  • Adherence or Deviation from Industry Guidelines
  • Supervision of Athletes and Participants
  • Falls and Injuries
  • Post-Surgical Rehabilitation Procedures
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Injury Prevention Programs
  • Equipment Safety
  • Hazard Analysis and Mitigation
  • Emergency Response
  • Venue Safety and Protection
  • Equipment Safety
  • Youth Sports Participation
  • Club / Gym Participation
  • High School, Collegiate, and Professional Sports Participation
  • Sports and Recreation

Robb RehbergDr. Robb S. Rehberg, PhD, ATC, CSCS, NREMT has extensive experience as an educator and clinician. He has spent over 20 years working with athletes of all levels, from high school to Olympic competitors. His teaching experience is just as comprehensive with 18 years as an instructor in a variety of courses. Prior to his current role as Associate Professor and Coordinator of Athletic Training Clinical Education, he was the Chief Athletic Trainer for the prestigious Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation. In addition, he spent 13 years overseeing the sports medicine needs of 39 interscholastic athletic teams. 


Jeff Konin

Dr. Jeff G. Konin, PhD, ATC, PT, FACSM, FNATA  Dr. Jeff Konin is currently the Director of Athletics at Eastern Connecticut State University, in Willimantic, Connecticut. Prior to this role, he was an Associate Professor and the Vice Chair of Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine at the University of South Florida, in Tampa, FL, where he also served as the Executive Director of the Sports Medicine and Athletic Related Trauma (SMART) Institute and the Director of the Graduate Athletic Training Program. Dr. Konin has an extensive background as a clinician, educator, administrator, author, and public speaker.

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Douglas Baumgarten
Owner
42218 Terrazzo Ter.
Stone Ridge VA 20105
USA
phone: 301-448-5499
fax: 888-750-2869
Douglas Baumgarten, M.S., offers consulting and expert witness services related to Fitness, Health Clubs, Exercise Equipment, Personal Training and Sports. Mr. Baumgarten is a graduate of Harvard University and California University of Penna. (M.S. Exercise Science). He is a certified Health/Fitness Director (Amer. Coll. of Sports Medicine), Performance Enhancement Specialist, Medical Exercise Specialist, Bike Fitter, cycling coach, and baseball/softball official.

Mr. Baumgarten has 35+ years in the fitness industry, as personal trainer, manager, consultant, equipment dealer, President of a large fitness company, and owner of SportFit Consulting. He has over 12 years' experience as a legal expert, on cases from equipment accidents to health club employee conduct. He works with both plaintiffs and defendants, and has testified in civil and criminal courts.

Mr. Baumgarten has contributed to Fitness Management magazine, Boardroom magazine, Club Management magazine, and other publications. His expertise also includes facility design and layout, as well as exercise equipment safety and efficacy.
Every club struggles with safety and liability issues. In addition to OSHA, state, and local regulations governing employee safety, clubs must take every reasonable precaution to protect their members from harm – while still offering a satisfying service experience

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Kent B. Godsted, PE
Athletics & Recreation Expert Witness
663 Beechwood Drive
P.O. Box 938
Nancy KY 42544
USA
phone: 606-875-8600
Kent B. Godsted has over 25 years experience as Expert Witness in Fitness and Fitness Equipment, Sports and Recreation, Exercise Technique, Weightlifting, Intellectual Property and Mechanical Devices. He has over 45 years working and consulting experience in new product and process planning, research and development. Mr. Godsted has served in 147 cases (116 plaintiff, 31 defense) with 42 depositions and 6 trials.

Education and Certifications:
  • BSME 1966, MSME 1982 – Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Professional Engineer certification in IL (retired) and KY (retired)
  • 8 U.S. patents
  • Personal training certification 2007 YMCA

    References available upon request.