John H. Lawrence, PE Expert Witness
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Construction and Civil Engineering

Specialty Focus: Structural Engineering, Foundations, Structural Steel Erection, Retaining Walls, Soils, Heavy Construction, Roofs (flat and sloped), Excavations, Moisture Infiltration of Buildings, Cofferdams, Bridges, Foundation Piles, Tornado Damage to Structures

Education: Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (B.S.C.E.), 1975, University of Arkansas; Master of Science in Civil Engineering (M.S.C.E.), 2004, University of Arkansas

Years in Practice: 30+

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: <10


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As a member of the National Academy of Forensic Engineers, I have completed 4000+ engineering investigations for attorneys and insurance professional since 1989. Prior to my forensic engineering practice,I worked for 25 years as a private contractor specializing in heavy construction, primarily bridges and roads. My experience includes the fields of structures, traffic control, bridge & road construction, cofferdam design & installation, deep excavations, concrete form work design, roof construction, moisture infiltration. etc. I am a registered professional engineer in Arkansas, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma & Florida. Have been SEAK trained as an expert witness on several occasions. Personal references furnished upon request.