About Dr. Embury


Dr. Embury has been a practicing veterinarian for 20 years. She received her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Florida's College of Veterinary Medicine in 1998 and completed a Residency in Veterinary Pathology in 2001. She has been a long-time active enthusiast of AKC-sponsored canine events and has shown and bred Boxers for 30 years. Expert witness services for medical, scientific, veterinary, regulatory, legislative and animal-related litigation.

Biomedical Research/Pathology

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Assistant Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology               

Numerous publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals. Grant awards from National Institutes of Health brought in over $500,000 in research support.

Public speaking and presentations at international meetings and conferences.

Area of specialization: Pathologic characterization of genetically engineered animal models. Collaborated with investigators in the College of Medicine primarily regarding the characterization of their animal models following genetic modification. Expert witness services for the following areas:   

Veterinary Medicine, Pathology, Animal Models, Biochemistry, Biology, Dermatology, DNA, Endocrinology, Insects & Pests, Parasites, Internal Medicine, Lead Poisoning, Neuropharmacology, Neuropsychopharmacology, Oncology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Preventive Medicine. Psychopharmacology, Pulmonary Medicine 

Juris Doctor

Available for expert witness consultation, medical records review, depositions, testimony, and phone conferences including but not limited to the following legal aspects involving Veterinary Medicine and animal related-litigation: Animal Welfare, Breeding contracts, Legislative Activity Regarding Veterinary Medicine, Breed-specific legislation, Veterinary Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Intellectual Property, Property Law, Pathology,Genetically Modified Animal Models of Human Disease, Gene Therapy, Biotechnology, Laboratory Animal Medicine and Research, IACUC protocol and compliance, Recombinant DNA and BSL-3 safety and compliance, USDA/HHS Select Agent safety and handling Biohazards and Radioactive Material safety and handling, Good Laboratory Practices regulatory requirements, DEA Controlled Substance Handling and Licensing. Additional Animal-Related Expertise: Animal Appraisals/Valuations , Behavior, Breeding, Training, Showing, Recreational Activities, Performance, Dog Training, Veterinary Care, Kennel Management, Dog Shows, Canine AKC Events, Rules/Regulations/Protocol , Safety Protocols, Personal Injury, Inherent Risks , Industry Standards of Care, recommended guidelines, and common industry practices.

Expert Witness: Jennifer Embury

Jennifer E. Embury, DVM, JD

Download a copy of Dr. Embury's CV here

Embury CV 10-2-18 (docx)