Expert 521953 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

My career has spanned over 35 years experience in engineering and environmental geology with expertise in groundwater contamination and resource studies, UST investigations/remediation/closure, hazardous wastes, environmental site assessments, geology for planning, geologic hazards investigations, project management, failure analysis, fault studies and landslide investigations. I have over 35 years experience as a geology expert witness and have provided numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 460173 - WA

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in the practical application of the geological sciences with expertise in construction and professional liability claims, environmental and permitting issues, and geologic site condition analyses. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 502741 - UT

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Geotechnical Engineering with expertise in Geotechnical Investigations, Geologic hazard evaluations, slope stability studies, pavement evaluations, distress investigations, and environmental site assessments. My project experience includes educational facilities, commercial and residential developments, a new 25-mile highway corridor, power plants, highway bridge and interchange structures, high-rise structures, roadways, pipelines, flood control channels and detention basins, reservoirs, groundwater studies, and landslide studies. My design experience includes shallow and deep foundations, pavements, retaining walls, bracing and shoring systems, small earthen dams and embankments, flood control structures, erosion protection, geotextile reinforced slopes, and dewatering systems. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 96894 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 35 years experience in Civil and Geotechnical Engineering. My project experience includes: building sites; residential foundations; asphalt and concrete pavements and pavers; landslide investigation and stabilization; high rise building foundations; and foundations for power plants, dams, and pipelines. My forensic experience includes construction foundation failures, pavement cracking and deterioration, slab defection, moisture intrusion, wall failures, and sewer line distress. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 97468 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in geology and geotechnical engineering. My expertise includes: earth movement, soil settlement, soil heave, soil creep, soil collapse, soil expansion, slope stability, landslides, mudflows, bluff failure, rock fall, stream bank collapse, drainage, erosion, moisture intrusion, slab seepage, crawlspace water, basement water, distress to structures, wall cracks, slab cracks, slab settlement, slab heave, foundation settlement, and foundation cracks. My additional expertise includes: retaining walls, wall collapse, wall cracks, wall settlement, wall lean, pavement, pavement settlement, pavement cracks, pavement separation, swimming pools, spas, pool cracks, pool settlement, pool heave, construction defects, grading (fill compaction and / or settlement), drainage, foundation, retaining walls, geologic hazards, faults, earthquakes, and liquefaction. I have 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 56498 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a hydrogeologist and geologist. My expertise includes: civil engineering; coastal erosion; engineering geology; environmental engineering standards-of-care; flood hydrology; groundwater / surface water assessment / development / litigation, management / protection; hydrocollapses; landslide evaluation (groundwater / seepage source determinations); seismic risk evaluation; sewer-line failure and resulting groundwater contamination; water pipelines; water resources development / remediation; water rights; watersheds / runoff issues; and wells (wellfields, wellheads). I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 96942 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in coastal engineering and coastal land development. My expertise includes: beach nourishment; coastal boardwalks; coastal processes / development; environmental engineering; erosion (bluff / coastal / shoreline); lagoon restoration; levees; longshore sand transport; marinas; seawalls; shore protection devices (construction, design, permitting); soils engineering; surfing reefs; tidal waves; uprush analysis; water elevation; and wave forces / shoring. I have 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 56901 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a real estate broker and licensed general contractor, specializing in real estate transactions and construction matters. My real estate expertise includes: sales; leases; contracts; property management; foreclosures; economic analysis; disclosure; data research; habitability; standards of care; residential investment properties; and duties of agents / sellers / buyers. My construction expertise includes: building codes / violations; business loss; contract disputes; construction defects / damage; construction management; framing; inspections; mold; plumbing / piping; septic failure; plywood; research / records; roofing; roof systems; stigma analysis; and standards of care, in addition to geotechnical situations (land movement). I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 48086 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a professional engineer and licensed general contractor in consulting, design, construction project management, university teaching, and research. I specializes in structural analysis / design, damage and failure investigations, and construction defects / accidents. I have expertise in performance evaluation of constructed facilities including the effects of natural (wind, earthquake, flood, fire) and man-made (vibrations, blast and impact) hazards, damage assessment, and repair and retrofit design. Has served as an expert on small and multi-million-dollar claims. My experience includes buildings, bridges, concrete cooling towers, offshore platforms, silos, damage investigation of single and multi-family residential, commercial and historic buildings, storage tanks and underground water conduits, blast in underground coal mines, explosion in a chemical plant, effect demolition, pile driving and new construction on adjacent buildings, excessive floor vibrations, cracking, settlement, wind, fire and flooding damage, foundation distress, retaining walls, slabs and pavements, evaluation of defective concrete, terrazzo and other construction materials, water intrusion damage, contract disputes, product liability, accidents, personal injury, property damage, and failures during construction. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 45703 - AZ CA(N) CA(S) CO NV NM OR TX UT WA

Expertise Description

I am a Registered Geotechnical Engineer with over 40 years of professional experience on major project assignments, including soil and foundation investigations, geologic and seismic investigations, field exploration and laboratory testing programs, engineering analysis, and on monitoring of earthwork and foundation construction for commercial, municipal, industrial, school, hospital, waterfront and residential developments. Since 1995, I have served as an independent geotechnical engineering consultant on over 700 design and construction projects, case reviews, and consulting assignments. I served as geotechnical engineering consultant to established engineering firms in California and Nevada, and as expert witness for legal dispute resolutions and insurance claim assessments. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Expert 42777 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience specializing in geologic and geotechnical investigations of landslides, slope failures, earthquake damage, land and building subsidence, soil creep, expansive soils, construction defects, and flooding. I have experience with engineering geology, as well as geotechnical, soils, and foundation engineering. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 40792 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in land surveying. My expertise includes landslides, boundary disputes, and construction surveying. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 40161 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in hydrology and geomorphology. My areas of expertise include high energy sediment transport, erosion floods, debris flows and mudslides, hydrology of landslides, impact of fire on watersheds (burnt watersheds), and watershed hydrology fluvial systems. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 30219 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in civil engineering, geology, and geophysics. My areas of expertise include hydrogeology, landslide, expansive soils, flood, water / sewer leaks, structural analysis, settlement, earthquake, earth movements, and groundwater evaluation, as well as vibration analysis. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 27725 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in geological issues. My areas of expertise include: geotechnical engineering, earthquakes, geology, subsidence, foundation distress, landslides, seismology, and grading geotechnical studies. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 11411 - AZ CA(S) OR

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the mining and minerals industry specializing in engineering geology, mine exploration, hydrogeology, environmental geology, hazardous material characterization and remediation, as well as landslide & slope stability investigations. I am highly familiar with the exploration, development, and use of various industrial materials. I have extensive experience with behavior, value, and use of silica. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 8875 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Civil Engineering. My expertise includes hydrologic analysis, flood analysis and hydrographs. I have experience with numerous projects, plannings, and studies involving hydrologic flood routing, open channel and flood plain projects, dams, urban runoff by-pass systems, lake water quality, earth retention, and general civil engineering. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 458396 - CA(N) CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Geosciences with expertise in the identification, investigation, and remediation of geologic hazards, involving land use planning, environmental assessments, earth movements, soil testing, field exploration and analysis, and presentation of findings. I have particular experience with the evaluation of active faults for construction site planning, the development of seismic safety programs and policies, and the determination of remediation and design alternatives for geologically sound site development. I have over 20 years expert witness experience.

Expert 8824 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in civil engineering and geotechnical engineering. My expertise includes: investigations, civil design, design oversight monitoring, planning, construction inspection and distress evaluation of residential, transit, commercial and industrial facilities. I have expert consultation experience on structure distress, landslides, subsidence, settlement, expansive soils, soil excavation, grading, and drainage. I have prior expert witness experience.