Mechanical Engineering Support for Dispute Resolution

Artistic photo of mechanical gears. Exponent provides mechanical engineering support for disputes and claims.

Mechanical engineering support across a variety of dispute resolution settings

Exponent's mechanical engineers provide independent, expert support and testimony for litigation, international arbitration, mediation, and insurance.

How does Exponent's objective, evidence-based analysis help clients make informed decisions in litigation and alternative dispute resolution settings?

When disputes arise involving mechanics and mechanical systems, Exponent takes a multidisciplinary approach to exploring diverse perspectives. Our experts examine mechanical components, as well as entire mechanical systems, to provide clear and objective analysis supporting the resolution of complex disputes. We assess applied loads and material strengths, analyze machines and mechanisms, review manufacturing, and evaluate processes to help ensure clients have the facts they need to make informed decisions about disputes.


Our experience spans a wide variety of industries, including oil and gas, utilities, medical, manufacturing, mining, infrastructure, and commercial, residential, and industrial facilities.

Our Capabilities Are Unparalleled

With expertise in over 90 disciplines and hundreds of capabilities, tools, and methodologies — we get to the root of even the most complex challenges and give you the objective answers you need.


Our global and comprehensive expertise across industries gives us a deep understanding of current challenges, best industry practices, and the implications of emerging technologies.