Kirby T. Meyer, P.E. Co-Founder (1935-2013)
Kirby Meyer possessed over half a century of experience as a consulting engineer and authored Soils, Earthwork, and Foundations: A Practical Approach. His professional record in failure investigations, forensic studies, and structural design was highly respected throughout the industry. Mr. Meyer spent his last ten years as MLAW’s resident forensic engineering specialist. Mr. Meyer earned his master’s degree at Texas A&M University. During post-graduate work at Harvard University, he studied under geotechnical engineer Arthur Casagrande, renowned for his ingenious designs of soil testing apparatus and fundamental research on seepage and soil liquefaction. Kirby Meyer was also a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE), American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), American Concrete Institute (ACI), American Association of Cost Engineers, Post-Tensioning Institute (PTI), and National Forensic Center.