Mr. Berger will be discussing real estate environmental due diligence and introducing possible pending changes to the ASTM standard in 2022. Environmental due diligence is a necessary procedure that evaluates property for possible environmental contamination risks. Join us in a discussion of the challenges brought on with environmental contamination, as well as challenges we may face due to possible changing climate conditions in California.
Mr. Berger has 36 years’ experience in the engineering and environmental consulting industries in California; working primarily for REITS, lenders, law firms, insurers and commercial realtors; and local, state and federal governments in assessing environmental risk associated with assets and acquisitions. He is a State-registered Professional Geologist, Certified Engineering Geologist and Hydrogeologist. Mr. Berger currently works for Fugro USA Land, the local branch of the worldwide geotechnical and environmental engineering firm based in the Netherlands.