Expert Witness, Transportation Practitioner
Since 1980, Armstrong & Associates, Inc. has provided a host of startup, business development, analytical and expert witness solutions.
Richard Armstrong has been an expert witness in high profile cases such as OfficeMax Inc. vs. Ryder Integrated Logistics. Richard worked as a cost expert for UPS in Texas and Oklahoma. More recently we have worked on cases involving Creative Computing, d/b/a Internet Truckstop vs. GetLoaded.com LLC; Landstar Logistics, Inc. vs. Collins & Aikman Corporation; and Charles S. Johnson, Jr. et al vs. MasterBrand Cabinets, Inc. In these cases we have functioned as contract, cost, accident and technical experts.
Evan Armstrong has been an third-party logistics industry expert in M2 Logistics, Inc. vs. Roehl Transport, Inc., and C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. vs. XPO Logistics, Inc.
Since opening Armstrong & Associates in 1980, we have practiced extensively before the ICC, FMCSA, STB and FMC. We have filed over 1,500 applications for motor carrier, broker and freight forwarding operating authorities. In addition, we have done extensive work on private trucking fleet conversions and replacements. Particularly important in this work are the tax implications of private fleet conversions.
Trucking Industry Experience
We have consulted extensively with trucking companies since 1980. Our emphasis has been on business planning, efficient operations marketing, maintenance and hazardous materials. We have extensive hazmat experience including motor carrier employee training and safety audits. Our work on private fleets included BorgWarner, RyersonTull, Genmar Holdings, Alpha Baking and Packerland Transport.