Spirit is your liaison between technology and law.

Every environmental issue has a technical and legal basis. We are qualified to bridge the gap between the two disciplines. Our senior staff has the technical expertise and history to provide a comprehensive view of the issues we address. Our excellent relationships with and reputation among attorneys make us an ardent member of your legal team.

Litigation Support

Our environmental experts have been recognized for their litigation support proficiency in the assignments below:

  • Expert Witness Testimony
  • Consulting Expert
  • Consent Decrees
  • Trial Strategy

Expert Witness

Our environmental experts have served as expert witnesses in over 25 cases and have been deposed over 50 times. We have been involved in over 100 legal matters.

Industries are our typical clients; however, we also represent plaintiffs in several matters. The cases have involved:

  • Public Hearings
  • Testimony before Regulatory Agencies and State Committees
  • Enforcement Issues (including criminal cases)
  • Toxic Tort Cases
  • Class Action Suits
  • Personal Injury Cases

We’ve testified in matters concerning:

  • New Source Review PSD/NNSR
  • Emission Events
  • Refineries
  • Petrochemicals
  • Chemicals
  • Plastics
  • Herbicide and Pesticide Facilities
  • Utilities and Remediation Activities

Consulting Witness

We assist counsel in understanding multiple technical case issues, and have prepared numerous confidential reports for counsel testing, possible theories, and air modeling scenarios.

Trial Strategy

Our team supports counsel with technical trial strategy, preparation of expert witnesses, and preparation of trial exhibits. We have translated technical details into more comprehensible information for counsel, judges, and jury members. We have identified, interviewed, and prepared expert witnesses who have proven vital to the defense at trial. In addition, we have provided lines of questioning for opposing experts. To ensure success, we carefully review and critique our experts and experts of the opposition.

Compliance, Enforcement, & Litigation Support

With experience in over 50 compliance cases, you can count on us to be a fervent and knowledgeable member of your legal team.

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Agency Enforcement Assistance

The in-depth experience and strong relationships we have built with regulatory agencies allows us to negotiate on behalf of industries to achieve favorable results.

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Litigation & Enforcement Support Modeling

Our modeling team has the specific expertise to assist you in your enforcement and litigation matters.

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