Chris Kauderer, BSME, ACTAR
in addition to having an Engineering Degree from Santa Clara University, has been awarded Full Accreditation as a Traffic Accident Reconstructionist by the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR #1070).

Chris Kauderer has 20+ years in the Traffic Accident Reconstruction Business. Upon graduating from college, Mr. Kauderer went to work in private practice for his father, retired CHP MAIT Team Member, David J. Kauderer. After 13 years reconstructing traffic accidents with his father at D.J. Kauderer & Associates, Inc., Chris Kauderer formed his own consulting firm, Kauderer & Associates.

Chris Kauderer has reconstructed approximately 2000 accidents and has testified as an acknowledged Traffic Accident Reconstruction Expert numerous times at trial, depositions, and hearings in criminal, civil, traffic, and disciplinary proceedings in Superior and Municipal Courts of California. Chris Kauderer currently is a part-time instructor for the Law Enforcement Training Division of the Office of the Sheriff of Contra Costa County, in conjunction with Los Medanos Junior College. Mr. Kauderer instructs both law enforcement and private parties in various areas and levels of accident investigation and reconstruction.

Mr. Kauderer is a member of the California Association of Accident Reconstruction Specialists (CAARS), and is currently the Chairperson on the Board of Directors. He is also a member of the Northern California Fraud Investigators Association (NCFIA), National Association of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists (NAPARS), the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), and the Southwestern Association of Technical Accident Investigators (SATAI).