Software expert witness consultants for high-stakes litigation matters


Cyberonix is a software expert witness consulting firm

Founded and led by Professor Sam Malek, a member of the software engineering faculty at the University of California Irvine, Cyberonix has both the academic credential and the industry experience to provide an independent and unbiased analysis of software-related disputes. We provide software expert witness consulting to tackle the most complex litigation matters. Our software expert witness consultants have opined in a variety of litigation matters, including patent, trade secret, copyright, breach of contract, and class action lawsuits. We provide a variety of services, ranging from analysis of source code, to preparation of expert report, and presentation of our findings in the form of expert testimony at deposition and trial. 

Practice Areas


We have been retained close to thirty times in patent matters in the District Courts, as well as Inter Partes Review (IPR) filings with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). ​

Trade Secret

Our software expert witness consultants have opined in several software trade secret matters in domains such as financial software, expert systems, and enterprise software. ​


We have conducted extensive analyses of source code, including abstraction-filtration-comparison test, to opine on infringement matters related to copyright law. ​

Breach of Contract

We have brought our professional experience in software industry and standard development practices to opine on disputes related to software development projects. ​

Class Action

Our experts have been engaged on several occasions in high-profile class-action lawsuits involving software-related defects in consumer products. ​

Other Litigation Matters

We have been engaged to assist counsel with a variety of other types of litigation matters, such as criminal, personal injury, and false claims act, as well pre-litigation matters.

Expertise Areas

Internet and Web

HTML, JavaScript, React, Angular, NodeJS, Java, Servlet, Apache, Tomcat, PHP, Ruby, Python, Three-Tier Architecture, Client-Server Architecture, ...

Source Code Review

Abstraction Filtration Comparison, Code Quality Metrics, Beyond Compare, PowerGrep, Understand by ScieTools, SonarQube, Design Recovery, ...

Software Engineering

UML, Dependency Analysis, Architecture Recovery, Software Testing, Static and Dynamic Analysis, Code Coverage, ...

Artificial Intelligence

Machine Learning, Neural Networks, Expert Systems, Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition, Evolutionary Computation, ...

Mobile Software

Android, iOS, Internet of Things, Kotlin, Swift, AppStore, Google Play, Android Studio, Xcode, AppStore, Google Play, ...

Database and Storage

Relational Database, NoSQL Database, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle Database, Microsoft Access, ...

Cloud Computing

AWS, Azure, Web Service, Microservices, Service-Oriented Architecture, Dockers, Kubernetes, Rest API, SOAP, SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, ...

Software Security

Authentication, authorization, confidentiality, integrity, RSA, access control, permissions, security vulnerability, security exploit, ...​

Our Clients

Top law firms have relied on our software expert witness services in a variety of litigation matters