Geochemistry Expert Witnesses

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What is a geochemistry expert witness?

A geochemistry expert witness typically has professional experience in physics, chemistry, biology, geology, engineering, mineralogy, or a related science or engineering discipline. Geochemists study the composition, structure, processes, and other physical aspects of the Earth. Depending on the specifics of a case, an expert with a background in environmental forensics, remediation, or environmental protection may be required. The expert witness may be a member of an industry organization such as the Geochemical Society, the American Geosciences Institute (AGI), or the Geological Society of America (GSA).

What types of cases require a geochemistry expert witness?

Matters requiring geochemistry expert witness services most often involve environmental or contract issues. Expert witness services by a geochemistry expert could include an expert report, expert opinion, depositions, and/or trial testimony. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, an attorney may require a consultant with prior expert witness testimony experience. In addition, clients may seek a geochemist for pre-litigation consulting work.

Types of cases which often rely on expert geochemistry testimony include:

 

Geochemistry expert witness case examples

While many geochemistry professionals have expertise, an expert witness carries the additional responsibility of providing testimony before the court in a manner whereby jurors can understand the technology and evidence. Cahn Litigation Services has a vast network of experts and the experience required to turn a search for an expert witness around quickly. The firm has an earned reputation for providing candidates with the right balance of technical expertise and testimony experience for each unique project.

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Geochemistry Expert Witness - Representative Bios

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The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Geochemistry experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Geochemistry landscape.