John E Averrett Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Goodwyn Mills & Cawood
  • Phone: 334-322-4574
  • Website: gmcnetwork.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Electrical Engineering and Electricity

Specialty Focus: Electrocution, Lightning, Lightning Protection, Arc Flash, Electrical Safety, Building Analysis, Grounding, Shock, Electric Shock Drowning, Breaker Coordination, Electrical Distribution,

Education: BSEE, Auburn University; MBA, Auburn University @ Montgomery

Years in Practice: 24

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


Additional Information

A Licensed Professional Engineer in 11 states, John Averrett specializes in electrical shock/electrocution and lightning damage cases involving death, personal injury, industrial equipment failure, vehicular accidents, fire cause/origin, contract, and construction disputes. Areas of practice include: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina, Kentucky, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas; other states by comity. John Averrett is Executive Vice President of Goodwyn Mills & Cawood headquartered in Montgomery, AL. He has more than 24 years' experience in plan development for municipal, industrial, commercial and residential clients. Mr. Averrett is a recognized expert in the electric utility and distribution/transmission industry and coordinates a group of over a dozen other electrical engineers and designers. He also acts as a consultant to several electrical contractors to facilitate their arc flash safety programs.