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Litigation Support Services

J.S. Held provides invaluable support and qualified expertise in the face of litigation. With over 40 years of experience, we have the requisite knowledge and insight to provide expert assistance and services relating to property damage, construction claims, project management and environmental, health and safety concerns. From discovery to decision, we are one of the industry’s most experienced partners in support of complex litigation projects.

Law firms, lenders, sureties, insurance companies, developers, and industrial, private and municipal clients have all benefited from our services. Individually, architects, contractors, and design professionals have also enlisted our expert team to assist with disputes that arise during construction projects.

J.S. Held can assist with project evaluation, claim support, trial graphics and models, regulatory expertise, and expert testimony. We provide an experienced staff with credentials that bolster your case in the following areas:

Project/ Case Evaluation

  • Design Deficiencies
  • Product Substitutions
  • Industrial Health & Safety Evaluations
  • Site Assessment / Site Characterization
  • Quantitative Risk Assessment & Risk Characterization
  • Risk Based Remedial Design
  • Toxicology &Chemistry
  • Contaminant Fate & Transportation

    Project/ Case Support

    • Direct litigation assistance
    • Document discovery
    • Answers/preparation of interrogatories
    • Preparation of deposition questions and documents
    • Negotiation, mediation, and arbitration services
    • Quantification of Damages
    • Analytical Research Support
    • Case/ Project Documentation Review
    • Daubert Analysis of Scientific Reports
    • Trial Graphics and Exhibits
    • Project Support/ Documentation for Attorneys & Expert Testimony Providers
    • Expert Testimony (Depositions, Affidavits, Court Appearances)

    Regulatory Expertise

    • Process Safety Management (PSM)
    • Review of Facility Permits
    • Inspection & Examination of Facility Operations &Records
    • ASTM /Due Diligence Assessments

    We recognize that our client’s confidence is of utmost importance and therefore strictly enforce case information. Senior project managers oversee the complete life cycle of the litigation project, maintaining consistent, one-to-one communications with the trial team, throughout the life of each matter.

    Questions about this service, or any of J.S. Held’s services? Get in touch – we’re happy to help.

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