Superfund

Cahn Litigation Services is frequently called upon to locate an expert witness to support environmental matters including cases involving the EPA’s Superfund site program. A Superfund expert witness typically has background and expertise in environmental engineering and/or environmental law. Cahn Litigation Services has completed numerous searches for expert witnesses with specialized knowledge in Superfund law, including cases involving hazardous waste, environmental damage, recycling, groundwater contamination, water rights, cleanup costs, and water quality.

Congress established the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) in 1980, which is commonly known as Superfund law. The Superfund program is administered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and was formed to investigate and foster remediation to sites contaminated with hazardous waste substances.

A subject matter expert in Superfund programs might be called upon to provide expert testimony in a class action toxic tort litigation case, air quality impact disputes, or public health investigations.

Litigation support services by a Superfund expert witness could include forensic analysis of a contaminated property, an expert opinion, an expert report, deposition, and expert witness testimony at a trial. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, a law firm may request a qualified expert with prior expert witness experience.

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Superfund Expert Witness - Sample 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.

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


Expert Witness #256793

This expert earned a Masters of Science degree in Industrial Health and has many years of experience in environmental engineering, industrial hygiene and building materials exposure assessment, most recently as a Principal Scientist of Health Services. This expert directed several multi-million dollar environmental remediation projects, superfund and environmental site and public health investigations including some with high public profiles. This expert has been retained as an expert witness in class action toxic tort litigation support for industrial clients and has testified at a trial in defense of an oil refinery for a matter related to air quality impact from a large oil spill. This expert has a wealth of expert witness experience, including matters involving alleged chemical and biological exposure-related personal injury claims. This expert has provided deposition and testimony at trial.


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Expert Witness #256820

This expert earned a Masters of Science degree in Industrial Health and has many years of experience in environmental engineering, industrial hygiene and building materials exposure assessment. This expert directed several multimillion dollar environmental remediation projects, superfund and environmental site and public health investigations including some with high public profiles. This expert has been retained as an expert witness in class action toxic tort litigation support for industrial clients and has testified at trial in defense of an oil refinery for a matter related to air quality impact from a large oil spill. This expert has a wealth of expert witness experience, including matters involving alleged chemical and biological exposure-related personal injury claims. This expert has provided deposition and testimony at trial.


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