Real World Forensic Engineering provides engineering and forensic services and technical training to clients around Texas and the United States. We provide engineering consulting to industry and government labs, forensic and expert witness services to both plaintiff and defense attorneys, and accident investigation and reconstruction to insurance companies.

Over the past two decades, we have applied our expertise to hundreds of projects. Our consultants are educated, experienced, and dedicated to providing you with a clear understanding of the facts and circumstances surrounding your project. Throughout each project, we work closely with you and your staff to provide the most complete solution tailored to your specific needs.

Areas of Expertise:

Mechanical Engineering

Product liability / reliability
Component Failure Analysis
Mechanical Equipment Safety
Design of Mechanical Systems
Manufacturing & Assembly
Metallurgical Engineering
Slip-and-Fall cases, Friction Analysis

Electrical Engineering

Component Failure Analysis
Electrocution cases
Electrical Fires Cause & Origin
Electrical / Electronic malfunction
Component Failure Analysis
Grounding / Lightening Protection
Corrosion & Stress Analysis

Highlights, Specialties & Features

  • Forensic Consulting

Professional Associations & Certifications

  • The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Society for Experimental Mechanics (SEM)
  • National Academy of Forensic Engineers (NAFE)
  • American Society of Materials (ASM International)
  • The Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE International)
  • Electronic Device Failure Analysis Society (EDFAS)
  • Texas Society of Professional Engineers (TSPE)
  • National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE)
  • National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI)
  • National Association of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists, Inc. (NAPARS)

Contact Details

  Person Jahan Rasty, Ph.D., PE., MBA, President & CEO
  City Lubbock , TX
  Zip Code 79401
  Address 1500 Broadway Ste 503
  Phone Number (806) 368-9811
  Mobile 806-773-7787
  Fax 8063689812

Business Representative

Jahan Rasty, Ph.D., PE., MBA, President & CEO


Dr. Rasty has over 28 years of experience in engineering R&D for industry and academia, consulting, and expert witness litigation support including deposition and court testimony. Dr. Rasty is internationally recognized in areas of expertise and possesses considerable litigation and forensic engineering experience. He completed his Bachelor, Master, and Ph.D. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Louisiana State University and MBA from Texas Tech University. Dr. Rasty is a registered and board certified professional engineer in the state of Texas.