Fees-and-Contact

Contact: Gilbertson Investigations can be reached at 360-237-4247 or by secure email at: gilbertson_investigations@reagan.com. All correspondence should be mailed to:

Gilbertson Investigations

C/o Gregory Gilbertson

4722 Snow Grass Place NE

Olympia, WA 98516-6258

Expert Fees: Expert witness fees typically range from $5000.00 – $8000.00 depending on the nature and complexity of the case. A preliminary assessment of casework is billed at $175.00 per hour with a 4-hour minimum.  A fee agreement and retainer is required before work begins on any case.

Travel Expenses: Expert witness fees do not include travel expenses outside western Washington. Travel expenses include the most direct round trip, Business Class or First Class airfare available from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to the destination city. In addition, reasonable hotel, rental car, taxi, airport parking, and daily per diem of 500.00 per day will be invoiced and paid by retaining counsel in advance of any travel.

Deposition/Interview Fees: Depositions and interviews are billed to opposing counsel at $395.00 per hour. Driving time from Olympia to deposition venues is billed at $175.00 per hour and $0.53 per mile. Reasonable parking fees are also invoiced. No travel fees are billed for depositions or interviews conducted in Lacey or Olympia, Washington.

Deposition/Interview Payment: Opposing counsel will be invoiced in advance for 3-hours of deposition or pretrial interviews, the estimated round-trip driving time, mileage, and reasonable parking or travel expenses from Olympia, WA to the deposition or interview venue. Payment for depositions or interviews is required immediately upon concluding the same. 

Video Conferencing: Regus Professional Offices offer video conferencing for depositions in Olympia, Washington. Regus can be reached at 360-918-7200, or by email at: olympia.union400@regus.com.

Agency Licensing: Gilbertson Investigations Inc. is a licensed, bonded, and insured private investigations agency, Washington State License Number 1759.

Private Investigators, Experts, & Consultants: Professor Gregory Gilbertson is the only private investigator currently licensed under Gilbertson Investigations Inc. All other individuals listed on this web site are experts and consultants.

CEO, Owner & Agency Principal:  The CEO, Owner, and Agency Principal of Gilbertson Investigations is Professor Gregory Gilbertson, Washington State P.I. License Number 3198.

Agency Counsel: Gilbertson Investigations Inc. is represented by the Law Offices of Jean Jorgensen, PS, 1400 Talbot Road S., Suite 210, Renton, WA 98055.  Jean Jorgensen can be reached by telephone at 425-235-4800, or by email at jean@jeanlaw.com.

Expert Witness Casework: Gilbertson Investigations values all requests for expert witness casework. However, Gilbertson Investigations does not accept every case. All cases are carefully reviewed with client attorneys before accepting or declining work.

“All that is necessary for evil to prevail is that good men do nothing.”  Edmund Burke