Fracking Expert Witnesses
What is a fracking expert witness?
Fracking expert witness candidates are typically professional engineers with background in environmental engineering, completions engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, and/or hydrology. Petroleum engineering expert witnesses, specifically natural gas expert witnesses, may assist in fracking safety matter. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, a law firm may request an engineering expert with prior expert witness testimony experience.
What types of cases require a fracking expert witness?
Legal cases involving hydraulic fracturing issues could involve intellectual property, such as patent infringement cases or trade secret disputes. A subject matter expert in fracking might also provide expert testimony in a product liability case, design defect case, personal injury case, or class action suit.
Fracking expert witness case examples
Representing a plaintiff or defendant, Cahn Litigation Services is frequently called on by top litigators to locate qualified experts to support fracking matters, including:
- natural gasextraction,
- hydraulic fracturing fluid,
- shale gas production,
- water supply contamination,
- horizontal drilling, and
- fracking regulations.
What litigation support work might a fracking expert witness be expected to perform?
Litigation support by a hydraulic fracturing expert could include failure analyses, research and authoring expert reports, patent invalidity and validity arguments, depositions, providing expert opinions, and expert testimony at a trial.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for a fracking expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience.
Fracking Expert Witness - Representative Bios
Please Note: All Cahn Litigation expert witness searches are customized to attorneys' precise specifications and preferences. Attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.
The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Fracking experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Fracking landscape.