Environmental Liability Assessment Expert 522261 NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of experience in the management and implementation of environmental consulting and remediation services for utilities, major oil companies, assorted business and government. I have directly managed over $60 million in environmental projects. I have extensive experience in environmental liability assessment, control and closure. Specifically, my expertise includes remediation contract management, environmental site assessments, soil, bedrock and groundwater investigations, multisite monitoring plan implementation, expert testimony, and site closure. I also have extensive expertise in asbestos and mold survey and abatement services. I have offered numerous consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an environmental liability assessment expert witness.

Geology 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.

Groundwater Hydrogeology Santa Ana Expert 524575 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience as a hydrogeologist with expertise in the exploration and development of water resources, installation and design of efficient water supply wells, groundwater basin operational yield studies, aquifer recharge/storage/recovery systems, contaminant migration investigations, and creative groundwater water-supply management and protection. I have additional knowledge in quaternary geology, water well design, hydraulics, and technology, fractured rock hydraulics, low-yield aquifers, borehole geophysics and forensic geochemistry. I have spent over 30 years providing deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a hydrology expert witness.

Civil/Environmental Engineering Expert 523445 LA

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in civil/environmental engineering. I have worked with water treatment, the design of water treatment systems, and remediating hazardous compounds in the environment. I have spent more than 20 years offering deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as civil/environmental engineering expert witness.

Oil and Gas Exploration Expert 511671

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience in the chemical and oil and gas sectors with expertise in exploration and production. My recent work areas have focused on well construction – casing design and cementing, well integrity, solids injection (fracture slurry injection), CO2 geologic sequestration, and hydraulic fracturing/stimulation of tight oil/gas reservoirs. I have in-depth experience and knowledge of production operations, well testing, reservoir engineering, geophysical logging, drilling, stimulation, completion, and workover operations. Previous international experience includes chemical process engineering in Germany, petroleum engineering (production of oil and gas both off-shore and onshore) in Saudi Arabia, and in oil and gas E&P production/operations and waste management, and injection/disposal wells in the United States. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Toxicology Expert 512098 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in the field of Chemistry with expertise in Environmental Toxicology. I have done research on food sterilization with active oxygen, stable standards for liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry, the determination of metals by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry, and the determination of volatile organic compounds by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry US EPA indoor radon. I have also developed and taught Quality Assurance and Chemical Hygiene courses for university graduate and undergraduate students as the Quality Assurance Officer. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Engineering Expert 422000 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years in the field of Environmental Engineering. Extensive experience with hazardous waste operations and emergency response training, OSHA, regulatory agencies, policies and procedures, groundwater and surface water quality, environmental protection agencies, benefit-cost analysis, air pollution, air pollution regulations, risk management, long-term liability, and Phase I environmental site assessments. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Sciences Expert 34350 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 24 years’ experience providing environmental consulting and expert services to commercial, industrial, municipal, and legal clients. I have conducted environmental site assessments; hydrogeological investigations; hazardous materials facility audits; and construction management projects at a wide variety of sites ranging from agricultural properties to heavy industrial facilities to chemical manufacturing plants. I have extensive experience performing environmental site assessments and has conducted investigations at numerous types of facilities impacted petroleum hydrocarbons, heavy metals, chlorinated solvents, pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE), and emerging contaminants such as perchlorate, 1,4-dioxane, 1,2,3-trichloropropane, and per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). I have has extensive expertise in the acquisition of historical records, case file documents, historical aerial photography, and other and plans, and other materials used for litigation support and case development. I am an expert on the appraisal of environmental site investigations performed by third-parties and has testified on matters concerning standard of care. I also have provided extensive assistance to legal clients by developing and managing databases, geographic information systems, software applications, and demonstrative graphics for mediation and trial purposes. I have participated in the fulfillment of litigation services for dozens of high-profile environmental cases nationwide.

Environmental Contaminants Expert 34338 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years’ experience conducting environmental investigations and risk assessments for evaluating impacts to human health, property, and ecological receptors. My expertise focuses on the fate and transport of environmental contaminants, human health risk, exposure assessment, and ecological restoration. I have evaluated and modeled emissions from unconventional oil drilling operations, oil spills, landfills, boilers and incinerators, process stacks, storage tanks, confined animal feeding operations, and many other industrial and agricultural sources. My project experience ranges from monitoring and modeling of pollution sources to evaluating impacts of pollution on workers at industrial facilities and residents in surrounding communities. I have investigated and designed remediation programs and risk assessments for contaminated sites containing lead, heavy metals, mold, bacteria, particulate matter, petroleum hydrocarbons, chlorinated solvents, pesticides, radioactive waste, dioxins and furans, semi- and volatile organic compounds, PCBs, PAHs, perchlorate, asbestos, per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFOA/PFOS), unusual polymers, fuel oxygenates (MTBE), among other pollutants. I alsoe have experience evaluating greenhouse gas emissions from various projects and is an expert on the assessment of odors from industrial and agricultural sites, as well as the evaluation of odor nuisance impacts and technologies for abatement of odorous emissions. As a principal scientist at SWAPE, I direct air dispersion modeling and exposure assessments. I have served as an expert witness and testified about pollution sources causing nuisance and/or personal injury at dozens of sites and have testified as an expert witness on more than ten cases involving exposure to air contaminants from industrial sources.

Nephrology Toxicology Internal Medicine Expert 28200 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in internal medicine, toxicology, medical toxicology, occupational medicine, alcohol, drugs, and nephrology, with a specialization in toxicology. I have testified in the California State Senate and the United States Senate on toxic groundwater contamination. I specialize in the toxicological and internal medicine aspects of injury in the workplace, product liability, personal injury, standard of care. I have more than 30 years experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Geology Expert 9068 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Engineering and Environmental Geology. My expertise includes project management related to evaluating geologic hazards for land use, project planning, facility siting, design, and environmental concerns. My representative environmental consultation consists of evaluation of a landfill closure plan; site hazard ranking of hazard waste sites; research on Underground Storage Tank (UST) inventory and leak detection technology; and groundwater resource evaluation and computer simulation of aquifer pump tests. My engineering geology experience further includes exploration and research for active fault evaluations; geologic mapping for new city-planning; preparation of seismic safety element; and forensic investigations of numerous foundation, retaining wall, and slope failures. I have prior expert witness experience.

Environmental Engineering Expert 391017 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the fields of Environmental Engineering and Forensic Science with expertise in environmental due diligence, site assessment and site characterization. I have experience with contamination assessment, air emissions, oil and gas field legacy site assessment, multi-media environmental sampling and analysis (ambient air, household dust, water and wastewater, soil, sediment, and groundwater), chemical fingerprinting, fate and transport analysis, exposure and risk assessments, health and safety, risk analysis, remediation and restoration of contaminated properties, environmental restoration, and engineering cost estimates. Primary chemicals of concern have included petroleum hydrocarbons, toxic metals, radionuclides, Dioxins, PCBs, arsenic, carbon black, particulate matter, pesticides and herbicides, creosote and wood preservatives, biological pathogens, and conventional pollutants. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Geology Expert 351316 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in Geology as a geoscientist. I have experience managing all phases of geotechnical, geologic, hydrogeologic, and geo- environmental projects, with specific expertise in hydrogeologic exploration. My area of primary expertise is the identification, assessment and evaluation of various terrains to identify subsurface resources (groundwater, oil & gas, and geothermal heat sources). I specialize in the identification of un-adjudicated groundwater basins, conducting safe yield analyses and working with developers, municipalities, water districts, and private individuals to acquire and develop the water resources for use and/or for sale. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Hydrogeology Expert 425528 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in Hydrogeology with groundwater flow, contaminant transport, and water quality analysis. My areas of expertise include hydraulic, geochemical and contaminant fate modeling, statistical evaluation of multi-variable data, and forensic technical analysis. I have additional experience assessing the transport of oil and oil-contaminated sediment along the coast of California. I also have experience with a variety of hazardous waste, groundwater contamination, water rights, dry cleaning, dairy, surface water and underground storage tank related cases. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Compliance Expert 315515 CA(S)

Expertise Description

P.E., Ph.D. – Consulting expert with experience in the field of Environmental Compliance and Engineering. Experience includes water quality and water supply; methane gas mitigation; municipal solid waste handling; waste-to-energy conversion; design, siting and integration of desalination, water recycling, and solid waste recycling facilities; environmental assessment and remediation of industrial facilities; water usage; petroleum products distribution; and large-diameter pipelines and pipe network hydraulics and design. Additional experience consists of water distribution networks, potable water supply, methane, mathematical modeling, pipeline system optimization, facilities optimization, and water treatment facilities. Prior expert witness experience.