Court Testimony
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Appraisal and Consulting Experience    1981-1987 Before becoming active in the appraisal profession he had been a consultant to the banking Industry for seven years in Sales and Sales Management.                                              1988  - Present  Don has prepared appraisals in the United States and Canada for purposes of sale/purchase, rental, financing, income tax, sale leaseback, cost allocation - MACRS, estate planning, foreclosure, dissolution of marriage, and allocation of purchase price. 

Don’s first career was in information technology, where he programmed computers, designed a wide range of systems, and managed large groups of analysts and programmers for companies like Raytheon, Beth Israel Hospital, Litton Industries and Digital Equipment Corporation.  He brings this technical foundation with computers, problem solving, systems analysis, project and team management to his real estate appraisal skill base.

Professional Affiliations and Licenses: 

Member of the Appraisal Institute – MAI, SRA Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in Massachusetts (3842), New Hampshire (NHCG-563), and Florida RZ3433. 
Temporary licenses have been granted in NY, PA, NJ, OH, TN, WI, VA and MD

Newbury College, Boston, MA
AS in Computer Science

Fitchburg State University, Fitchburg, MA
BS Business Administration

Court Testimony:

Mr. Griffin has testified as an expert witness in real estate valuation:

Middlesex District Court, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Suffolk County Appellate Tax Court,  Boston Massachusetts
United States Bankruptcy Court, Western Jurisdiction, Worcester, Massachusetts
United States Bankruptcy Court, Middle District of Tennessee, Nashville Tennessee

Contact    Telephone numbers:
Cell:            781-820-7361

E-mail:  don@dongriffinappraisals.com