Natural Gas Expert Witnesses
What is a natural gas expert witness?
Natural gas expert witness candidates are typically professional engineers or financial analysts with expertise and extensive experience in pipeline safety engineering, energy strategy, gas exploration, petroleum engineering, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering and/or the natural gas energy industry. Most often the expert witness chosen is member of an industry organization such the Natural Gas Council, the US Oil & Gas Association, and/or the Natural Gas Supply Association.
What types of cases require a natural gas expert witness?
Natural gas expert witnesses can provide litigation support for cases involving hazardous working conditions, property management/ownership rights, natural gas regulations and/or conservation. Cases may be civil or criminal and require not only expertise but the ability to communicate findings for ease of understanding.
Natural gas expert witness case examples
Natural gas is a non-renewable energy used as a source of energy for heating, cooking, and electricity generation. Because of its low density, natural gas is difficult to store and transport.
Cahn Litigation services has searched for natural gas subject matter experts for many cases including:
- natural gas processing,
- contract terms dispute in Houston, Texas,
- natural gas utility allocation,
- intellectual property disputes,
- utility gas rate design,
- oil field accident investigation, and
- natural gas regulatory matters.
What litigation support work might a natural gas expert witness be expected to perform?
Litigation support by a natural gas expert witness could include arbitration, forensic engineering, accident reconstruction, research and authoring expert reports, providing expert opinions, deposition and courtroom testimony. In addition, clients may seek an oil and gas industry expert for pre-litigation consultant work. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, a law firm may request a professional with prior expert witness testimony experience.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for a natural gas expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience.
Natural Gas 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 Natural Gas experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Natural Gas landscape.