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Cotton, Shires & Associates, Inc.
Patrick O. Shires
330 Village Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95030-7218
Tel: (408) 354-5542
Fax: (408) 354-1852
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Expert Category: ENGINEERING - Geotechnical

Specialties: Full service Geotechnical Engineering Consulting Firm specializing in Investigation, Design, Arbitration and Expert Witness Testimony with offices in Los Gatos, Thousand Oaks and San Andreas, California. Earth Movement, Landslides (settlement, soil creep, tunneling and expansive soil); Foundation Distress (movement and cracking of structures); Drainage and Grading (seeping slabs and ponding water in crawlspace); Pavement and Slabs (cracking and separating); Retaining Walls (movement, cracking and failures); Pipelines; Flooding and Hydrology; Design and Construction Deficiencies; Aerial Photo Analysis; Expert Testimony at over 80 trials (Municipal, Superior and Federal); 230+ depositions; 250+ settlement conferences in northern and southern California and Hawaii.

Degrees/Licenses: BS, MS/RCE, GE, GP.

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