Find a Geology Expert
Experts - often engineers, scientists and surveyors - who analyze slope creep, slides, earthquake damage, fault studies, environmental contamination, and construction claims. Geology experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in Washington legal matters, and provide expert reports and testimony for judges, attorneys, lawyers, law firms, insurance companies and government agencies in Federal and state court trials and arbitrations in Washington.
The listings below are of Geology experts serving Washington.
Expert ListingsClearwater Group
Pt. Richmond, CA
Professional Geologist estimates costs and performs soil and groundwater contamination assessment and remediation. Books written on hydraulic fracturing (fracking), oil spills, acid mine drainage, chromium and MTBE. Fulbright Scholar and licensed engineering contractor and driller. Interested in oil/gas field OSHA safety, spills and accidents.
Orion Geomechanics LLC
Richard A. Schultz focuses on geomechanics in Subsurface Integrity. The author of 120 technical papers, books, and chapters, and several hundred professional abstracts and reports, he received his B.A. degree from Rutgers University, M.S. degree from Arizona State University, and Ph.D. degree from Purdue University. Dr. Schultz was an instructor of State oil and gas regulators with TopCorp and was appointed to membership on the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission. Formerly with ConocoPhillips as Principal Geomechanicist and the University of Nevada, Reno, as Foundation Professor of Geological Engineering and Geomechanics (now Emeritus), Dr. Schultz is a licensed Professional Geologist in the State of Texas (#11755). Primary work is on safety and reliability of Underground Natural Gas Storage facilities and oil-and-gas fields, including risk identification and mitigation, and regulator engagement. I have been retained in nationally prominent cases of natural gas related subsurface integrity and can opine in the areas of geology, geomechanics, and subsurface risking.
James J. Connors, Ph.D., P.G.
Expert in Hydrology and Hydrogeology, Nationwide
Expert hydrologist, hydrogeologist, and environmental scientist. Nationwide practice. Over 30 years of award-winning academic and consulting experience. Dr. Connors has acted as a hydrology, hydrogeology, and environmental science expert witness in a number of cases involving groundwater contamination, stormwater, runoff, drainage, flooding, erosion, sediment transport, sedimentation, wetlands hydrology, and water supply. He has also taught hydrology, hydrogeology, geophysics, and geology at the university level, and consulted for a diverse client base that has included law firms, regulatory agencies, municipalities, engineering/consulting firms, financial institutions, and private and public companies in the paper, energy, chemical, insurance, manufacturing, retail, mining, and waste management industries. His practice areas include: stormwater runoff, flooding, drainage issues, erosion, sedimentation, surface-water / groundwater contamination, and water supply / water resources. Website: https://www.jamesjconnors.com/