Edward J. Garbin, Jr., PhD, PE, DGE Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae


Contact this Expert Witness

  • Additional States: Pennsylvania and Texas
  • Company: Garbin GeoStructural Group, LLC
  • Phone: 844-443-6362
  • Cell: 904-295-5492
  • Website: www.GarbinGeo.com

Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Geotechnical Engineering and Geology

Keywords/Search Terms:

construction, construction engineering, engineer, foundations, sinkholes, piles, shoring, earthquake, ground, slope, slide, aggregate piers, stone columns, rigid inclusions, vibrations, subsidence, ground improvement, karst, liquefaction, differential, settlement, expansive, clay


Ph.D., University of South Florida; M.S.C.E., University of South Florida; B.S.C.E., University of South Florida

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Additional Information

Dr. Ed Garbin: Your Trusted Expert in Construction and Engineering With a background as a contractor in New Jersey before becoming an engineer, Dr. Ed Garbin brings a comprehensive understanding of the construction process to the table. Licensed as a Professional Engineer in Florida since 2003, he now holds PE licenses in an impressive 39 states across the US. Specializing in the commercial and heavy-civil construction industry, Dr. Garbin is your go-to expert for all things construction-related. He is an ASCE-AGP Board Certified Expert in Geotechnical Engineering, with extensive experience and knowledge in his field. As a former Adjunct Professor of Civil Engineering, Dr. Garbin excels in communication, making complex construction and engineering topics easily understandable for all parties involved. His expertise was recently upheld in a notable legal case, where he successfully defeated a Daubert motion in Pennsylvania in 2021. At 54 years old, Dr. Garbin boasts over 30 years of combined experience in construction and engineering. His areas of expertise encompass a wide range of geostructural systems, including sheet piles and shoring, deep foundations, ground improvement, grouting, soil mixing, and aggregate piers. For more information and to contact Dr. Garbin, visit www.GarbinGeo.com. Trust Dr. Garbin to provide the expert guidance and insight you need for your next construction engineering legal matter.