Black Water Consulting Services

Our Mission

Since 2010, Blackwater Consulting has been dedicated to helping its clients navigate the legal world of termites, insects, and other wood destroying organisms. Located in South Carolina, we offer our consulting services to the greater Southeastern United States and beyond. We aim to provide defensible analysis, thorough on-site assessment, and concise expert testimony for our clients

Who We Are

Blackwater Consulting Services is a termite expert witness and a termite damage expert. We provide experienced consultation,
expert testimony, and litigation assessment. Our expert has decades of education, training, and field experience.
We pride ourselves on giving our clients the expert opinions and recommendations
they need to make informed legal decisions.


Blackwater Consulting Services’ expert, Stoney Bachman, is a board certified entomologist with experience in both the public and private sectors. He has worked in investigative law enforcement for more than twelve years, served as a regulatory official for state and federal agencies, and has nearly ten years experience as a pest control business owner. He is recognized by organizations such as the Entomological Society of America and the National Pest Management Association.

A Termite Expert Witness

Blackwater Consulting Services has served as a termite expert witness in more than 150 legal cases
throughout the Southeastern United States. We are able to advise clients on any questions they
may have about termite litigation, as well as provide any background
information a client may be lacking.


Family Formicidae


Order Blattodea


Order Isoptera



Bed Bug


Stinging Pest


Order Diptera


Order Rodentia

Other Services

In addition to providing expert testimony and advising on termite litigation, Blackwater Consulting Services offers a variety of other services. We provide training and recommendations to pest control businesses. We also offer training for coroners offices and CSI units in the identification, collection, and preservation of entomological evidence at death scene investigations.

Finding An Expert Entomologist

Finding an expert entomologist to assist in litigation can be a challenging and daunting task for an attorney.

Call Us Today

Contact us for more information about our services or to schedule a consultation.
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