Electrical Expert, Inc.

Electrical Engineering Litigation Support

B. Michael Aucoin, D.Engr., P.E., PMP-Retired


Forensic & Litigation Support Services

For —
Attorneys, both Plaintiff and Defense
Insurance Claims Representatives in Property Damage, Injury or Death
Utility Companies

Areas of Practice

  • Electrical accidents
  • Patents and intellectual property
  • Fires of electrical cause
  • Electrocution, electrical contact and arc flash injuries
  • Electrical safety practices
  • Damage to equipment, products and property
  • Electrical equipment operation
  • Electric utility operation
  • Patents
  • Tax matters relating to electrical energy


  • Engineering library, Including:
    • National Electrical Safety Code
    • National Electrical Code
    • OSHA regulations
    • National Fire Protection Association codes
    • Engineering, technical and forensic reference books


  • Forensic engineering
  • Evaluation of technical merits of case
  • Accident investigation
  • Modeling of accident site
  • Failure analysis
  • Technical literature research
  • Technical analysis
  • Review of applicable codes, statutes and industry standards
  • Review of patents
  • Provide opinions
  • Oral and written reports
  • Assistance in developing deposition and trial questions
  • Assistance in developing interrogatories and requests for production
  • Expert witness testimony at deposition and trial
  • Assistance with liability theories
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“Michael Aucoin is one of the most knowledgeable and thorough expert witnesses that I have ever seen or been associated with in my law practice. He can make extremely technical electrical concepts understandable to the layman and does so in a very accessible and communicative manner. I cannot say enough good things about Michael Aucoin and would recommend him to anyone in need of assistance with a case, or any other matter, involving electricity or electricity-related issues.”

— Christopher L. Elliott
Crews and Elliott, P.C.
Austin, TX