Geological Sciences Expert 460173 WA

Expertise Description

With over 45 years' experience in the practical application of the geological sciences, my areas of expertise include construction and professional liability claims, environmental and permitting issues, and geologic site condition analyses. I have spent more than 35 years as a geological sciences expert witness and have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

Court testimony, mediation, public hearing presentations, and preparing depositions and affidavits are all part of my litigation experience.

Consulting Experience

As part of my consulting work I have reviewed hundreds of miles of gas pipeline routes to assess any geologic hazards that may compromise the integrity of the pipeline. 


Degree Subject Institution
P.h.D. Geology (Quaternary Research) University of Washington
M.S. Geology University of Washington
B.S. Geology San Diego State University – California

Licenses Certifications

Licensed Engineering Geologist in the State of Washington