James Schwartz, P.G., L.G.

James Schwartz, P.G., L.G.

Principal Geologist

Oakland, California office

MA Paleoceanography
BA Geology, Theater
25 years experience

jschwartz@farallonconsulting.com
Direct: 408-204-8551
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James is a well-seasoned advisor with 25 years’ experience in solving his clients’ complex environmental problems. While he specializes in due diligence and property redevelopment, he also handles a wide variety of investigation and remediation projects for responsible parties, prospective purchasers, and other stakeholders. Additionally, James serves as a Subject Matter Expert for the California Professional Geologist examination. He is a Professional Geologist in California and a Licensed Geologist in Washington.

Clients and Industries

  • Industry/Manufacturing
  • Real Estate/Financial
  • Developers/Construction
  • Legal/Litigation

Proficiencies and Experience

  • Environmental Due Diligence
  • Site Characterization
  • Remediation/Cleanup Actions
  • Expert Testimony

Fun Facts

James and his wife are both environmental consultants and avid trail runners. When not boring their children with shop talk over dinner, they can be found bagging peaks in the Mount Diablo Wilderness, skiing in the Lake Tahoe region, and camping all over northern California.

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