Fire Weather Expert Witnesses
Fire weather expert witnesses and consultants listed here may be able to form expert opinions, draft expert witness reports, provide expert witness testimony at deposition and/or trial as or serve as consulting (non-testifying) experts on fire weather. The fire weather expert witness listings on this page are typically from fields/areas of expertise such as: Hydrology and Meteorology.
Matthew J. Bunkers, Ph.D., CCM Northern Plains Weather Services, LLCRapid City, South Dakota
Meteorology, Hydrology - forensic meteorology, weather and forecasting, radar, satellite, severe storms, hail, rainfall and flooding, fog, winter weather, heavy snow, icing, slip and falls, fire weather, high winds, lightning verification, applied climate and meteorology, agriculture weather, and education and training
My clients include lawyers and industries of construction, insurance, mining, and power generation. I have worked on cases involving: • analyses of hail/wind/tornado damage to businesses, crops, farm property, and housing units for insurance-related claims/lawsuits, • climate and weather analyses for a mining operation, preventative planting insurance claim, crop spraying, and livestock operations, • rainfall recurrence interval analyses for flooding of homes, • snowfall and rainfall analyses for insurance protection claims for recreational events, • climate and severe weather documentation for construction delays and adverse weather days, • cloud cover/moonlight, rainfall, fog, and icing/snow/wind analyses for automobile accidents, • slips and falls related to snowfall, icing/refreezing, and freezing drizzle, • windstorm and drought analysis for a wildfire, • fire-weather observations and research papers for a fellow consulting meteorologist, • a technical review of a weather book...
Brock Burghardt, PhD, CCM Atmospheric, LLCWenatchee, Washington
Meteorology - Forensic meteorology, Weather analysis and forecasting, Decision support, Weather consulting, Education and training, Severe convective storms, Flash flooding, Winter weather, Fire Weather, Mountain meteorology, Weather observations, Numerical Weather Prediction, Accident site investigation
Dr. Brock Burghardt is the founding consulting meteorologist at Atmospheric with over 13 years of meteorology and weather forecasting experience and 5 years experience as a consultant. As a Certified Consulting Meteorologist (American Meteorological Society), Dr. Burghardt brings together the highest standards in ethics in combination with his experience in meteorology from multiple roles spanning academia, private sector, and federal government. He was worked in various roles researching and forecasting weather ranging from winter weather in the midwest, to severe storms across the southern plains, to mountain meteorology in the western United States.