For 39 years Charles R. (Chuck) Dutill, II, P.E., D.F.E. has been serving as a civil engineer, environmental engineer, and hydrologist on a consulting basis and as an expert witness nationwide, both as principal of a small firm and as a member of two distinguished international engineering firms. His work has been heavily concentrated in analysis of regulations; litigation support/expert testimony services; evaluation of monitoring requirements; development of engineering feasibility studies and facility plans; communication of risk concepts; acquisition of permits; and provision of rate, connection fee, and billing advice. As indicated in feedback from attorneys on expert witness cases, some of the strengths of Heritage include understandable guidance, responsiveness, timeliness, communication, effective report writing, strong testimony (including on cross), efficiency, organization, and assistance with framing case issues.
He also has significant engineering experience in the areas of design, construction management, operations assistance, maintenance, and community acceptance. Serving as a civil and environmental engineering consultant for private, institutional, and governmental clients, Mr. Dutill has nationwide expert witness and project experience in hydrology, stormwater management, flooding, drainage, runoff, sewer systems, sanitary sewage, wastewater treatment, backups, overflows, septic systems, surface water, groundwater, hydrogeology, erosion, grading, hydraulics, and floodplains