Expertise DescriptionI have more than 25 years experience in the field of Electrical Contracting and Safety with expertise in managing and supervising electrical installations on a wide range of construction projects, OSHA regulations, estimation and bidding on projects, negotiation of contracts, large project team management, buy out of projects, design of electrical systems, industry standards of care, and installation of lighting, utility, and process control systems. I have knowledge in entire spectrum of electrical construction, electrical contracting, maintenance and engineering, with experience ranging from multi-million dollar commercial, industrial and institutional projects, to smaller commercial and residential projects. I have prior expert witness experience.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes contract dispute, electric shock, exploding transformer / fire matter, eminent domain, contract disputes / defects, standards of care, worker personal injury dispute, electrical worker burned, worker shocked from Hi-bay light fixture, scope issues, workmen electrocuted 12kV power line, worker burned 21KV explosion, and electrocution ground fault defect.
My consulting experience includes standards of care / custom & practice electrical contracting, electrical safety matters / training, electrical construction defects, electrical worker safety audits, electrical construction cost estimating / value assessment, and electrical construction change order evaluation.
My professional experience includes having been an Apprentice, Journeyman, Foreman and General Foreman Electrician, Superintendent, Project Estimator/Engineer, Project Manager, Construction Manager, Manager of New Business Development, Vice President, Senior Vice President, and Principal and CEO.
I’ve successfully participated in numerous lighting intensity/distribution cases.
|Electrical / Electronic Engineering||Long Beach City College|
|Electrical / Electronic / Engineering||Los Angeles Trade Technical College|
|Teaching Credential||CSU Long Beach|
|California Electrical Contractor|
|California Building Contractor|
|California Certified Journeyman Electrician|
|International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers|
|Construction Specification Institute Certified Document Technologist|
Awards & Affiliation
|IEEE – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers|
|NFPA – National Fire Protection Association|
|CSI – Construction Specifications Institute|
National Fire Protection Association
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases