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 Expert  730361

Expert in Electrical Industry - Construction, Accidents & Death, Product Failures, NEC


Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Nevada (NV)
USA
Education Work History Career Accomplishments Consulting Services Expert Witness

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Expert has well over 40 years in the electrical industry. Expert successfully completed his Journeyman Certification in an industrial environment at Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. in Akron, Ohio in 1970. From there, Expert started and operated his own electrical contracting firms until relocating to Southern California. In California, Expert was the lead electrician in a billion dollar electronics facility, Northrop Electronics, responsible for the overall electrical installations and maintenance of all the electrical systems used for production and testing on MX missile guidance systems. In furtherance of his career, Expert relocated to the Orange County California area where he was the lead foreman of electrical crews at 2 major electrical contractors, until being promoted to Manager of the Service Division at SASCO electric, whose primary customers were The Irvine Company, Disneyland, South Coast Plaza, and other major developers in Orange County. While a SASCO, Expert attended Western States School of Law where he began his 20 plus years as an expert witness after a chance encounter with a General Construction expert in the same Law School. Since 1991, Expert has been the designated expert in over 800 cases of all types of electrical issues; construction defects, product failures and fires, wrongful deaths and injuries, and multiple contracts claims and indemnity claims to insurers. Expert is licensed in several states as an electrical contractor, licensed electrical inspector, and successfully passed the Texas Insurance Adjuster examination. Expert has been Court Qualified and testified in over 15 full trials in several states.
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electric arcing

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electric circuit

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electric circuit safety

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electric conductor failure

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electric contact

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electrical accident

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electrical building code

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electrical cable

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electrical code

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electrical conduit

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electrical connector corrosion

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electrical construction

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electrical construction oversight

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electrical equipment

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electrical equipment failure analysis

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electrical facility design

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electrical failure

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electrical fire

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electrical grounding

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electrical hazard

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electrical injury

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electrical safety

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electrical safety code

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electrical safety National Electrical Code

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electrical safety standard

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electrical shock

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electrical wire

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electrical wire insulation

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electrical wiring standard

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electrical-fault location

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electrical-wiring code


Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Localities:
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Las Vegas, Nevada;  Henderson, Nevada;  North Las Vegas, Nevada;  San Bernardino, California;  Ontario, California;  Fontana, California;  Rancho Cucamonga, California;  Upland, California;  Chino, California;  and Victorville, California.

Often requested
with this expert:

Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC): Design Analysis,...
Electrical Fires, Electrical Contracting, General...
Electrical Accidents, National Electrical Codes, Electrical...
Dust, Liquid and Gas Fire and Explosion Hazards; Process...

Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1967   Business Administration   Business   University of Akron, Ohio  
1992   Juris Doctorate   Law   Western States University of Law  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1991 to 2012

 

JN Consulting Company

 


 

Owner/Expert

 

Owner/ Expert Witness in all electrical issues.

1987 to 1992

 

SASCO Electric

 

Service-Orange County CA.

 

Manager

 

Managed 15-20 Service electricians in multiple major client relationships.

1981 to 1982

 

Northrop Electronics

 

Facilities

 

Lead Electrician

 

Lead electrician over 30+ electricians-construction and maintenance.

1974 to 1982

 

JN Electric

 


 

Owner

 

Electrical Contractor

1965 to 1975

 

Goodyear

 

Maintenance

 

Journeyman

 

Apprenticeship and Journeyman electrician in a 5 mile square manufacturing facility.


Career Accomplishments:
Associations/Societies

Member: IAEI (International Association of Electrical Inspectors), ICC (International Code Committee), NFPA, UL, CCBA (Clark County Bar Association, ABA (American Bar Association), NAFI (National Association of Fire Investigators)

Licenses/Certifications

Electrical Contractor: California, Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, Hawaii, Utah, Idaho Electrical Inspector, ICC, Florida

Awards/Recognition

Patent Holder (2)


Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Electrical expert for bot Plaintiff and Defense in well over 300 Construction Defect cases.
  • Claims adjusting and mobilize replacement contractors for multiple Performance bond claims for several carriers.
  • Expert witness in several electrical flash injuries and deaths.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your expert consulting needs.  Expert is available for consulting to corporate, legal and government clients.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
Over 800 case files in all types of electrical issues. Construction Defect, Performance and Surety Bond claims, wrongful death and injuries from electrical failures. Court certified expert 15+ times in various states. Mediation and Claims experience with all major carriers.
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Expert on electrical wire for consulting on transmission line failure.
  • Expert for consulting on Seeking an familiar with asbestos-containing wire.
  • Expert for consulting on Litigation Matter.
  • Expert for consulting on Refinery wedling and blast furnace.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Additional Skills and Services:
Training/Seminars

Continuing Education every Code cycle to maintain and enhance licensing and education. Member of several Bar Associations and attend CEU courses of interest.


 

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