ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERT WITNESSES

ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Mine Reclamation Expert Opines on Geological Damage ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Mine Reclamation Expert Opines on Geological Damage

This case involves a dispute over a large portion of land that was leased for surface mining. The landowner was approached by a firm asking for a land lease to perform surface mining. The landowner agreed to the land lease on the condition that stone remov …

EPA Expert Opines on Certification of Conformity Suit ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

EPA Expert Opines on Certification of Conformity Suit

This case involves two companies that were selling energy conversion kits. One company filed for a Certification of Conformity through the EPA and waited until it had received the certification before selling its product. The other company sold the kits wi …

Lead Contamination Causes Developmental Problems ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Lead Contamination Causes Developmental Problems

…  of lead from their bloodstream. A number of experts in environmental engineering, soil chemistry, and a neuropsychologist were …

Property Dispute Emerges from Toxic Tort ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Property Dispute Emerges from Toxic Tort

This is a mortgage securitization case in North Carolina involving a town’s use of private property to dump waste and polluted materials. Following the dispute, there was confusion over who owned the mortgage note of the property, and whether or not it h …

Factory Sued for Environmental Release of Carcinogens ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Factory Sued for Environmental Release of Carcinogens

A lodge in West Virginia decided to file suit against a neighboring factory for groundwater contamination after lodge employees began to show signs of organ and nervous system damage. The factory had allegedly been practicing off-site dumping of toxic wast …

Residents Sue Sewer Engineer Over Hazardous Waste ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Residents Sue Sewer Engineer Over Hazardous Waste

This environmental health case involves a landfill that has been exposed to numerous toxic …  reproductive capacity to be a direct result of the environmental …

Farming Community Suffers Significant Injuries from Soil Contamination ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

This environmental health case involves a large agriculture community in the Wyoming …  an extensive beekeeping project that was crippled by the environmental contamination, killing off numerous valuable hives. Eventually, …  was alleged that several national agencies responsible for environmental health and safety failed in their duty to prevent the …