Tag Archives: analytical chemistry

Permalink to External Quality Assurance Auditor for Pennsylvania Forensics Labs

External Quality Assurance Auditor for Pennsylvania Forensics Labs

Forensics, in the form of both blood and breath testing, is a big part of a DUI case.  This is why I have dedicated myself to the study of forensic science so I can offer the best defense for my clients.  You have to know the science to hold the scientists accountable. In my studies […]

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Attorney McShane Voted Forensic Co-Chair by ACS

Pennsylvania DUI Attorney Justin McShane and Oklahoma DUI attorney Josh Lee were recently appointed as the Forensic Co-Chairs of the American Chemical Society Chemistry and the Law Division in a unanimous vote by the Executive Committee. This is an exceptional honor and a testament to the scientific work of both of these outstanding attorneys. With […]

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Permalink to PA DUI Attorney to Present at the ACS National Meeting

PA DUI Attorney to Present at the ACS National Meeting

My personal aim is to be the very best DUI attorney in Pennsylvania and in the United States. A big part of that is keeping myself on the cutting edge of legal and scientific knowledge to best defend the interests of my clients.  As part of my extensive research and learning, I serve as an […]

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Permalink to Attorney McShane to Present at the ACS National Meeting in Anaheim

Attorney McShane to Present at the ACS National Meeting in Anaheim

Attorney McShane is a noted litigator when it comes to the area of analytical chemistry and forensic science. His commitment to research and study have earned him the respect of experts in both the legal and scientific communities. As a result, Attorney McShane has been invited to lecture at the 241st National Meeting of the […]

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Permalink to PA DUI Attorney to Present at the AAFS Annual Meeting

PA DUI Attorney to Present at the AAFS Annual Meeting

Attorney McShane has unmatched credentials as an expert attorney in analytical chemistry matters. No attorney in the country can match the body of knowledge and study he has. He has been recognized numerous times for his outstanding knowledge about forensic science and once again will present a research paper at another prestigious scientific convention. From […]

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Permalink to PA DUI Attorney Challenge: Scientific Associations

PA DUI Attorney Challenge: Scientific Associations

A major part of understanding and litigating DUI cases is in forensic science.  The major piece of evidence in many of the Pennsylvania DUI cases I defend are DUI blood tests.  The result of these blood tests is a BAC number and the process is supposed to be scientific.  That is why I have devoted […]

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Permalink to PA DUI Attorney Named Fellow with the AIC

PA DUI Attorney Named Fellow with the AIC

PA DUI Attorney Named Fellow with the American Institute of Chemists A large part of defending DUI cases lies in examining the blood test and breath test evidence.  To effectively do this, a DUI lawyer needs to have a strong understanding of the analytical processes involved in conducting these tests.  That is why I have invested […]

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Permalink to Harrisburg DUI Attorney Justin McShane to Present at ACS National Meeting

Harrisburg DUI Attorney Justin McShane to Present at ACS National Meeting

DUI involves a lot of science.  From biology to physiology to chemistry to pharmacology, a diligent DUI attorney must have a firm grasp of the scientific aspects involved in a DUI case. In an effort to provide the very best representation to my clients, I have spent countless hours studying scientific papers, attending seminars and […]

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Permalink to In analytical chemistry for ETOH and Drugs of Abuse determination, it is very true that the matrix is all around us but truly is ignored

In analytical chemistry for ETOH and Drugs of Abuse determination, it is very true that the matrix is all around us but truly is ignored

Keanu Reeves in the movie The Matrix noted that the matrix is all around us, you just haven’t chosen to see it. He had no idea that his statement would hold true in analytical testing for ETOH and drugs of abuse testing in DUI prosecution as well. The matrix is the substrate form which we […]

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Permalink to If he was an analytical chemist or a DUI defense attorney he would say “Show me the separation!!”

If he was an analytical chemist or a DUI defense attorney he would say “Show me the separation!!”

Who can forget Cuba Gooding Junior in the movie Jerry McGuire shouting “SHOW ME THE MONEY!”??? If he was an analytical chemist or a DUI defense attorney facing a purported result from a Headspace Gas Chromatograph with a Flame Ionization Detector, he would yell: “SHOW ME THE SEPARATION!!!!!!” Well, that is one of the things that a […]

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