Expert in Environmental Site Assessment; Soil and Groundwater Contamination; Site Cleanup Appraisal; Environmental Forensics
Expert ID: 729490
Expert has over 27 years’ experience providing environmental consulting and expert services to commercial, industrial, municipal, and legal clients. He has conducted environmental site assessments, hydrogeological investigations, hazardous materials audits, pollution evaluations, and historical contamination reconstructions at a wide variety of sites ranging from agricultural properties to heavy industrial facilities to chemical manufacturing plants. Expert has extensive experience evaluating the nature and extent of environmental contamination associated with petroleum hydrocarbons, heavy metals, chlorinated solvents, pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE), and other pollutants such as perchlorate, 1,4-dioxane, 1,2,3-trichloropropane, and per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). In recent years, he has served as a consulting or testifying expert on several large environmental cases to support clients on class action certification, mediation proceedings, and settlements.
Expert has extensive expertise in the research, acquisition and review of historical publications, regulatory case file documents, historical photography, and other archival materials used for case development and establishing causation. He regularly serves as a consulting expert, data wrangler, and technical support specialist for attorneys and other expert witnesses on complex environmental litigation. In addition, he is an expert on the evaluation and appraisal of environmental site investigations and remedial actions performed by third-parties and has testified on matters concerning standard of care. He has extensive experience in evaluating historical industrial processes and activities that led to releases and developing historical pollution assessments. Expert also provides extensive technical assistance to clients for developing and managing environmental databases, geographic information systems, custom software applications, and demonstrative graphics and exhibits for mediation and trial purposes.
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities:
Los Angeles, California - Long Beach, California - Santa Ana, California - Anaheim, California - Riverside, California - Bakersfield, California - Glendale, California - Huntington Beach, California - San Bernardino, California - Oxnard, California