Litigation Support / Expert Testimony

Quick Facts

  • Numerous cases for major industrial sites, petroleum terminals, and natural gas exploration sites with sensitive issues
  • Licensed and published experts supporting legal cases throughout the U.S.

Litigation is the pursuit of practical ends, not a game of chess.
- Felix Frankfurter, U.S. Supreme Court Justice

Environmental litigation requires specialists with both impeccable credentials and a clear, defined understanding of the case. Sovereign’s experts have supported numerous cases by interpreting and presenting solid scientific evidence in depositions and courtrooms.

Sovereign provides litigation support through technical analysis for case development, including gathering and interpreting additional environmental data. Our licensed senior-level staff members offer expert advice and testimony for cases involving adverse human health and ecological effects, water quality issues and hydrogeological and geological applications.

Sovereign has supported cases requiring testimony in trials and to regulators on wetlands, endangered species, water quality, engineering, and environmental impact analyses. During litigation cases, our project team comments on testimony and responds to agency data requests. Sovereign's personnel has developed considerable expertise in working with lawyers, providing expert opinions through the preparation of expert reports, and testifying in court to the benefit of our clients.