Attorneys

Our weather expert services support plaintiff and defense attorneys on both state and federal cases nationwide. We primarily assist attorneys with personal injury and property damage cases, but we provide expert support for any case that involves weather. We provide site-specific past weather analysis, expert testimony, and consulting that gives attorneys the level of detailed analysis they need to develop the best possible case strategy. All our expert opinions and analyses are supported by American Meteorological Society (AMS) Certified Consulting Meteorologists that have extensive courtroom experience.
 

Personal Injury Cases

Our experts have provided qualified opinions on tens of thousands of personal injury cases such as:

  • SLIP & FALLS – VIEW SAMPLE
    • Storm in progress?
    • Melting and refreezing
    • Black ice
    • Notice issues
  • MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS
    • Active precipitation
    • Visibility
    • Sun glare
    • Road conditions
  • INJURIES DUE TO WIND
    • Pedestrian struck by falling tree/debris
    • Driver struck by falling tree/debris
    • Construction site accidents
  • INJURIES DUE TO FLOODING/HEAVY RAINS
    • Motor vehicle accident
    • Injury or drowning

Property Damage Cases

Our experts have provided qualified opinions on thousands of property damage cases such as:

  • STRAIGHT LINE WIND DAMAGE TO STRUCTURES – VIEW SAMPLE
    • Thunderstorms
    • Large scale windstorms
  • TORNADOES
    • Tornado damage path
    • Tornado strength and classification
  • HURRICANES
  • RAINFALL & FLOODING
    • Residential and commercial flooding
    • Drainage liability issues
    • Construction code disputes
    • Year event/average recurrence intervals
  • HAIL – VIEW SAMPLE
    • Location, timing and hail size
    • Insurance coverage period disputes
  • LIGHTNING – VIEW SAMPLE
    • Location, timing and strength of strikes
    • Insurance coverage period disputes

Services/Work Products

Our Certified Consulting Meteorologists provide the following services to assist you with your case:

  • Phone consultation: Our experts provide you with a verbal analysis so you can sort out the weather details for your case prior to receiving a written analysis.
  • Review of case documents including deposition transcripts and opposing expert’s work products
  • Written weather analysis
  • Affidavits with qualified opinions
  • Trial preparation

Additional Services

  • Construction delays & defects
  • Maritime personal injury
  • Ship collisions
  • Cargo damage or loss
  • Salvage disputes
  • Criminal cases
  • Structure collapse
  • Crop overspray