In his 18+ year forensic science career Mehul B. Anjaria has seen the front lines of all sides of the criminal justice system and now enjoys the challenge of bridging science and law. He is a member of the Panel of Expert Witnesses of the County of Los Angeles Superior Court. In 2009 he founded MBA DNA Consulting, LLC to assist criminal defense/civil attorneys and Pro Per inmates struggling with complicated forensic DNA issues in their cases.
Mr. Anjaria’s services include: helping clients to understand the implications of the presence or lack of DNA evidence, reviewing DNA testing reports and documentation, providing expert witness testimony, assisting with the development of technical cross-examination, collection of DNA evidence, and witnessing of DNA testing that will consume the evidence.
Prior to his focus on criminal defense, Mr. Anjaria began his career as a Criminalist in law enforcement laboratories before going on to co-found and direct California’s first ASCLD/LAB-International accredited private forensic DNA laboratory which assisted both prosecution and defense clients.
In addition to forensic biology/DNA, his past forensic experience includes solid dose drug analysis and clandestine methamphetamine laboratory crime scene processing and chemical analysis.
Mr. Anjaria is available for media commentary and consultation on TV/film projects related to forensic DNA issues. As a co-founder of Zero Cliff Media, LLC he oversees development of criminal justice related concepts.
Mr. Anjaria earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the University of Illinois-Chicago before starting his forensic career in California where he completed a Master of Science degree in Criminalistics.