Hydrogeologic Experts Providing Litigation Support

PES professionals have provided technical support to clients on over 50 litigation cases in state and federal courts. Representative cases include matters involving:

  • Transport of solvents in groundwater to offsite areas;
  • Effects of proposed roadway on water supply well;
  • CERCLA cost recovery for soil and groundwater degradation due to dry cleaning operations;
  • Construction delays due to improper design of dewatering system in Oakland;
  • Source identification and appropriate remedial measures for petroleum hydrocarbon contamination of soil and groundwater;
  • Cost recovery from multiple parties for petroleum hydrocarbon contamination of soil and groundwater;
  • Surface spill of petroleum hydrocarbons and effects on soil and groundwater conditions; and
  • Identification of source of petroleum hydrocarbon contaminated soil and groundwater and estimation of remediation costs for multiple sites.