Paul Kish
Forensic Consultant

Paul Erwin Kish Forensic Consultant and Associates

Paul Kish is a forensic consultant based in Corning, NY. He holds B.S. and M.S. degrees from Elmira College.

He has 30 years of experience as a consulting bloodstain pattern and crime scene reconstruction expert. He has consulted on homicide cases in 47 states and 13 countries while presenting expert testimony in 29 states, the District of Columbia, and Canada.

Mr. Kish is an internationally known lecturer on the subject of bloodstain pattern analysis and crime scene reconstruction lecturing throughout the United States, Canada, England, and The Netherlands. He has instructed at 71 week-long basic bloodstain pattern analysis courses educating over 1000 students from 18 countries. He co-authored Principles of Bloodstain Pattern Analysis – Theory and Practice.

Mr. Kish has been actively involved in standards development within the discipline of bloodstain pattern analysis since 2002 when he was one of the founding members of SWGSTAIN. He currently serves on the OSAC Scientific Area Committee on Physics / Pattern Evidence; and the Academy Standards Board’s Bloodstain Pattern Analysis Consensus Body.

He is a Fellow in the American Academy of Forensic Sciences; a Distinguished Member of the International Association of Bloodstain Pattern Analysts; and a Life Associate Member of the International Association for Identification.