GAS EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-126929
This oil and gas accounting expert is a certified public accountant in Pennsylvania and a graduate of Washington & Jefferson College, where he earned his BA in accounting. He began his career in the Pittsburgh Assurance & Advisory Services practice of Deloitte & Touche LLP, working on public and private engagements in the energy, financial, and manufacturing sectors. The expert went on to establish his own public accounting and oil and gas consulting firm and currently ...
Expert Witness: E-141993
This active consulting petroleum engineer has extensive experience in the drilling, completion, and operational planning on hundreds of vertical and horizontal wells. He earned his BS in Petroleum Engineering Technology from Oklahoma State University and began his career with Chevron. He then worked as a Drilling Rep & Production Engineer for Mesa Petroleum Co. and as a Operations Manager for Foran Oil Co. The expert spent 23 years with Read & Stevens, where he ...
Expert Witness: E-173698
This qualified expert is a professional engineer who earned his BS from Texas A&M University and his MBA from the University of Houston. He is an advisory board member of GasPro Americas and the Gas to Liquid Technology Forum. Formerly, this expert has served various roles in the gas industry such as an Energy Consultant for Purvin & Gertz, a Gas Plants Manager for Hess Corporation, a VP at NextEra Energy Resources, and a Gas Processing Instructor at John M. Campbell & ...
Expert Witness: E-060467
This expert is a health & safety expert in oil and gas, construction and mining drawing on his advanced education and about 20 years experience teaching safety practices and techniques reducing incidents and reducing costs/losses. He has worked at a variety of mining, petroleum, and construction companies as their lead environmental health and safety specialist. He has extensive experience drafting and implementing safety and environmental programs and field safety audit ...
Expert Witness: E-036519
This expert has been a pioneer in the field of seismic reservoir characterization for over 30 years, with his research interests including borehole geophysics and hydraulic fracturing. He obtained over a dozen US and worldwide patents for his work and sold this technology to Western-Atlas International, where it became part of a suite of on-site drill products. In 1992 he became a member of the Engineering Faculty at the prestigious University of California at Berkeley. ...
Expert Witness: E-032905
This expert has more than 35 years of experience in the maritime and offshore oil & gas industries including an active seagoing career as a deck officer on tankers and bulk carriers; terminal controller in a container terminal responsible for the loading and discharging of ocean-going container vessels; master/offshore installation manager of semi-submersible drilling rigs; and marine surveying involved with all types of surveys in the offshore industry. He is a Master ...
Expert Witness: E-019331
This highly qualified expert has 25+ years of experience in the Oil & Gas industry developing and implementing tactics and strategies to optimize utilization of assets and maximize ROI. He has four years of consulting experience in E&P, with an emphasis on Natural Gas drilling costs and Enhanced Oil recovery and insights in Upstream oil trends. His has also experience on Wall Street with a boutique brokerage firm with exposure to securities, fixed income and ...
Expert Witness: E-510788
This qualified expert is board-certified in internal medicine and has experience as a gastroenterologist. He received his BS in human biology, health and society from Cornell University before earning his MD from George Washington University. He then completed an internal medicine residency at Boston University and a gastroenterology fellowship at Boston Medical Center. This expert is active in his field as a member of several gastroenterology associations, including the ...
Expert Witness: E-496145
This expert has over 35 years of experience working with natural gas and operator qualifications. He received his BS in organizational leadership from the University of Indianapolis and his MBA from Anderson University. Additionally, he received two associates degrees, one in manufacturing technology and one in electronics. He completed additional courses in cathodic protection at Purdue University and benchmarking and best practice at the Midwest Energy Association. ...
Expert Witness: E-261097
This highly qualified project and construction management expert has over 30 years of professional experience in his field. He received his BS in industrial engineering and technology from East Central University and his MBA from Robert Kennedy College. He is a certified facilitator of incident and root cause analysis investigations and is certified by OSHA in construction safety. He has published over 15 papers, publications and manuals related to topics in his field. ...
Expert Witness: E-261564
This highly qualified expert in oil and gas earned his BS from University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and two MS degrees from the University of Manchester and the University of London. He has over 30 years of experience in petroleum engineering and has published over 20 papers related to the oil and gas industry. He is a certified engineer and is a member of various professional societies, including the Energy Institute and the Society of Petroleum ...

GAS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Oil and Gas Lessee Fails To Pay Owed Royalties GAS Expert Case

Oil and Gas Lessee Fails To Pay Owed Royalties

…  involves a lessee who allegedly failed to pay oil and gas royalties owed to the owner of the mineral rights. According to the …  that the rate was agreed at only 10%. An expert in oil and gas royalties was sought to review documents and determine the scope of the …

Exposed Natural Gas Meter Causes Fatal Explosion GAS Expert Case

Exposed Natural Gas Meter Causes Fatal Explosion

…  case involves a gas mater placed by a natural gas company in the parking lot of a hospital in Maine. The gas meter was not protected with any sort of bollard. During an emergency, an …

Fuel Industry Veteran Opines On Technology Patent Dispute GAS Expert Case

Fuel Industry Veteran Opines On Technology Patent Dispute

…  property dispute between two fuel companies over gasoline blending. The patent in question allowed for the accurate blending of the gasoline at the point of distribution based on its volatility level. An expert …

Forensic Engineer Determines Cause Of Gas Turbine Explosion GAS Expert Case

…  case involves a gas turbine explosion at a power plant in New Mexico that killed 2 workers. …  An expert in forensic engineering with experience in gas turbines and valve controllers was sought to inspect the turbine in …

Royalty Valuation Expert Opines on Oil and Gas Lease Dispute GAS Expert Case

Royalty Valuation Expert Opines on Oil and Gas Lease Dispute

…  case involves an oil and natural gas company which acquired leases in mineral interests. The company retained …  the original company. An expert with an understanding of gas production expenses incurred by operators was sought to opine on how the …

Economic Damages Experts Evaluate Natural Gas Sale Contract Breach GAS Expert Case

…  plaintiff firm had contracted with a city-owned natural gas distribution center. Under the contract, the plaintiff had the ability to purchase a significant amount of natural gas over the next few years, which would then be compressed and sold into the …

Gas Leak Leads to Fatal Explosion in Apartment Building GAS Expert Case

Gas Leak Leads to Fatal Explosion in Apartment Building

…  called the utility company regarding a suspected natural gas leak. The utility company failed to find the source of the leak, however …  cause of the explosion was likely a negligently installed gas meter located directly outside of the deceased resident’s …