Maurice Cueva-Eguiguren

Mr. Maurice Cueva-Eguiguren

Acticon Engineering, PC
15800 Pines Blvd., Ste. 3018
Miami , FL 33027
Mobile: 203-561-2219
Office: 914-690-2745

Introduction

Mr. Cueva-Eguiguren, PE, CFEI is a licensed Professional Engineer (Electrical) in NY, NJ, PA, FL, CT, DE, Board Certified Forensic Engineer, and Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator. Mr. Cueva-Eguiguren has over 40 years of varied electrical engineering experience in the design of electrical systems and components for electric utilities, industrial, commercial, residential, and insurance related markets. His area of expertise includes:electrical generating power plants (fossil, hydroelectric and nuclear fuels), high voltage electrical substations, electrical distribution stations.

In addition, he has extensive experience in small and large scale multi-million forensic investigations related to cause and origin of product and system analysis associated with various electrical system failures, equipment failures, accidents, product liability, fires and natural phenomena disasters related to electrical systems. The forensic investigations included disturbances (harmonics) in the electrical distribution system in an office building in Puerto Rico, a high voltage electrical substation fire in Brazil, and numerous investigations of lightning damages in electrical systems throughout the US territory. Also, provided expert testimony in federal state and local courts.

As court appointed arbitrator, Mr. Cueva-Eguiguren’s experience includes providing expert opinions about a dispute between a tenant and landlord about the energy usage electrical and gas in a New York State shopping mall.

Mr. Cueva-Eguiguren's additional office is located in New York.
222 Purchase Street - Suite 330
Rye, NY 10580
Mobile: 203-561-2219
Office: 914-690-2745


Areas of Expertise

  • Design Engineering
  • Electrical
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Failure Analysis
  • Fire
  • Fire & Life Safety
  • Forensic Engineering
  • Lighting & Illumination
  • Professional Engineering
  • Utilities

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical,
Licensed Professional Engineer in NY, NJ, PA, FL, CT, DE,
Board Certified Forensic Engineer
Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: National Academy of Forensic Engineers
National Association of Fire Investigators
Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
National Fire Protection Association
National Society of Professional Engineers
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Over 800 cases
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Electrical Engineer
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 50%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 50%
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: five
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: 2017
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: 10
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: 6
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 18 years
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: consulting, forensic investigations, forensic analysis, witness testing, reports, site inspections, engineering & design, electrical calculations, electrical specifications
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: One hour initial consultation free.
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: Upon request
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: Upon request
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: Upon request
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Upon request

References

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