Bruce E. Holmes, PE
Bachelor of Science, Master of Engineering, Nuclear Engineering Sciences
University of Florida
Licensed Professional Engineer, Florida # 22801
Board Certified Building Inspection Engineer


Mr. Holmes is an independent consulting engineer and has been providing for the past 15 years due diligence, forensic engineering, expert witness  and consulting to homeowners, business and industry in casualty loss and, construction/acquisition of infrastructure including commercial/industrial property. As a licensed Professional Engineer for over 40 years, his experience covers a wide range of activities and he has achieved significant accomplishments during his career.

Regarding forensic activities, his approach is as follows:

http://www.holmes-enterprises.net/engineering_reports.htm

He has directed numerous studies and investigations for clients and consulted in a wide range of planning, construction, operational and financial matters including forensic investigations. His accomplishments include development and implementation of 3 regional authorities for public utilities in the southeastern United States. He was a principal in the negotiation of contractual arrangements, establishing the authorities, and arranging the financing of their projects totaling in excess of $11 billion.

Expert Witness Apperances

2016-Deposition for plaintiff, Stephen & Cassandra Keller vs. Federated National Insurance Company, 15th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, Aimee M. Eberst, Esq., Peterson Bernard.

2015-Deposition for plaintiff, Youbert Vergara vs. St. Johns Insurance Co., Inc., 17th Judicial Circuit, Broward County, Andrew W. Bray, Esq., Vernis & Bowling of Miami, P.A.

2015-Deposition for plaintiff, Michael & Joette Axelberd vs. St. Johns Insurance Co., 15th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, Lauren Maione-Walsh, Esq., Vernis & Bowling of Palm Beach, P.A.

2015-Deposition for plaintiff: David & Mary Gambrell vs. St. Johns Insurance Co., 4th Judicial Circuit, Duval County, Douglas J. LaPointe, Esq., Cameron, Hodges, Coleman, LaPointe & Wright, P.A.

2014-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Monica & Gary Herbstman vs. Florida Peninsula Ins. Co., 15th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, J. Chris Bristow, Esq., Cole, Scott & Kissane, P.A.

2014-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Beatriz Irvine vs. Southern Oak Insurance Co., 11th Judicial Circuit, Miami-Dade County, Bianca R. Zuluaga, Esq., Diaz Briscoe Medina, P.A.

2014-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Gutierrez vs. State Farm Insurance Co., 11th Judicial Circuit, Miami-Dade County, Michael H. Galex, Esq., Walton Lantaff Schroeder & Carson, LLP

2014-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Grant vs. Florida Family Insurance Co., 20th Judicial Circuit, Gerald Albrecht, Esq., Butler Pappas Weihmuller Katz Craig LLP

2014-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Berg vs. Tower Hill Prime Insurance Co., 17th Judicial Circuit, Broward County, Robert Groelle, Esq., Groelle & Salmon, P.A.

2014-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Paradise Key Largo, Inc. vs. Citizens Property Insurance Corp., 16th Judicial Circuit Court, Monroe County, Andrea. B Chirls, Esq., Cole Scott & Kissane

2014-Deposition for plaintiff: Jean & Rose Augustin vs. State Farm Ins. Co., 11th Judicial Circuit, Miami-Dade County, Ilene Green Kellner, Green, Ackerman & Frost, P.A.

2014-Deposition for plaintiff: JZ Auto Service, Inc. vs. Western Heritage Insurance Co., US District Court, Southern District, Tracy Jurgus, Esq. Butler Pappas Weihmuller Katz Craig LLP

2014-Deposition for plaintiff: Peter & Regla Larzabal vs. Homeowners Choice Property Insurance Co., Inc., 11th Judicial Circuit, Miami-Dade County, Max Messinger, Esq., Cole, Scott, & Kissane, P.A.

2014-Deposition for plaintiff: Hesham Moustafa & Hala Ahmed vs. Omega Insurance Co, 11th Judicial Circuit, Miami-Dade County, Christine H. Sherouse, Esq., Gaebe, Mullen, Antonelli & DiMatteo

2013-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Marshall & Donna Kaplan vs. Citizen's Property Insurance Corp. 18th Judicial Circuit, Brevard County, David O. Doyle, Jr., Esq., Gray Robinson, P.A.

2013-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Emerald Lake Apartments, LCC vs. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's, London, 15th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, Melissa M. Sims, Esq., Berk, Merchant & Simms, PLC

2013-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Jackson vs. Southern Oaks Insurance Co., 17th Judicial Circuit, Broward County, Gina Clausen Lozier, Esq. Groelle & Salmon, PA

2013-Deposition for plaintiff: re: John & Margaret Canepari vs. State Farm Ins. Co., 17th Judicial Circuit, Broward County, Edward W. Malavenda, Esq., Nicholas J. Ryan & Associates

2013-Expert Witness for plaintiff: re: John & Margaret Canepari vs. State Farm Ins. Co., 17th Judicial Circuit, Broward County, Ty Tyler, Esq., Tyler & Hamilton, PA

2013-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Yamila De La Fuente & Pedro Delgado vs. Citizens Property Insurance Corp., 11th Judicial Circuit, Miami-Dade County, Julio C. Acosta, Esq. Acosta PA

2012-Deposition for plaintiff re: Diana Ferro vs. People's Trust Homeowners Insurance Co., 20th Judicial Circuit, Collier County, William Karoly, Jr. Cole, Scott, & Kissane, P. A.

2012-Deposition for plaintiff re: John Purland Group/Margaret Platt vs. Citizens Insurance Corp., 15th Judicial Circuit,, Palm Beach County, Cory S. Laufer, Esq., Rubinton & Laufer, PA

2012-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Lourdes Gonzalez vs. Nationwide Insurance Co. of FL., 15th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, J. Steven Warner, Esq., Conroy, Simberg, Ganon, Krevans, Abel, Lurvey, Morrow & Schefer, P.A.

2012-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Louis Alimena vs. State Farm Florida Insurance Co., 15th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, Robert Groelle, Esq., Groelle & Salmon, P. A.

2012 -Deposition for plaintiff: re: Mark Khayata & Debra Khayata vs. State Farm Florida Insurance Co., 17th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, Brian Charlton Hunter, Esq., Champoulis, Hunter & Lynn, P.A.

2012-Deposition for plaintiff: re: Francis Boysen vs. Edison Insurance, 11th Judicial Circuit, Miami-Dade County, Pamela Moody, Esq., Conroy, Simberg, et. al.

2012 -Deposition for plaintiff: re: Gerhardus Kleynhans & Janet Hamner, vs. State Farm Florida Insurance Co., 11th Judicial Circuit, Miami-Dade County, Brian Charlton Hunter, Esq., Champoulis, Hunter, & Lynn, P.A.

2012 -Expert Witness for plaintiff: re: Gerhardus Kleynhans & Janet Hamner, vs. State Farm Florida Insurance Co., 11th Judicial Circuit, Miami-Dade County, Case No:  10-61003 CA-11

2011-Deposition for plaintiff re: Michael & Eugenia Lombardi vs. State Farm Florida Insurance Company, 15th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, Case No.:502010CA014877XXXXMB, Kara Berard Rockenbach, Esq. Rockenbach, PA
2011-Deposition for plaintiff re: First Baptist Church of Perrine vs. Lexington Insurance Company, US District Court, Southern District of Florida, Case No. :10-CIV-21878 Jordan, 022411, Patrick E. Betar, Esq., Berk Merchant & Sims, PLC

2011-Deposition for plaintiff re: Tomas P. Regaldo vs. Citizens Property Insurance Corporation, Circuit Court, 11th Judicial Circuit, Miami Dade County, Case no. 10 39274 CA 08, 030211, Romina Marchese, Esq., Cole, Scott & Kissane, P.A.

2011-Deposition for plaintiff re: Andrew & Martha Prasnal vs. Castle Key Insurance Company, 15th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, Case No.:50 2010 CA 026537 XXXX MB, Darryl L. Gavin, Esq., Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell, P.A.

2011-Deposition for plaintiff re: Bernard & Sandra Gordon vs. United Property and Casualty Insurance Company, 15th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, Case No. : 2010CA026291XXXXMBAA, Gina Clausen Lozier, Esq., Groelle & Salmon, P.A.

2011-Expert witness for plaintiff re: Adrian & Christine Howes vs. State Farm Insurance Company, 17th Judicial Circuit, Broward County, Case No. 09 48165 02, 091410, Steven R. Simon, P.A.

2011-Deposition for defendant re: Gold Coast Christian Ministries vs. GuideOne Elite Insurance Company, US District Court, Southern District, Miami Division, Case No. : 10-23444-CIV-Gram/Goodman, Andrew McDonald, Esq. Freemon & Miller, PA.

2011-Deposition for plaintiff re: Bruce and Randy Weber vs. Sunshine State Insurance, 15th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, Case No. 50 2010 CA 028246 XXXX MB, Andrew P. Ketterer, Esq., Schwartz Law Group

2011-Deposition for plaintiff re: Helene Keslinger vs. State Farm Florida Insurance Company, 17th Judicial Circuit, Broward County, Marc J. Gutterman, Esq. Conroy, Simberg, Ganon, et. al.

2011 -Deposition for plaintiff: re: Christopher & Mary Heumann vs. State Farm Florida Insurance Company, 15th Judicial Circuit, Palm Beach County, Jay B. Green, Esq., Green, Ackerman & Frost, P.A.

2010-Deposition for plaintiff re: Irma Prager vs. Hartford Insurance Company of the placeMidwest. country-regionU. S. District Court for Southern District of FL, placeCityWest Palm Beach Division, Case No. 9:10-CV80067-KLR, 090210, Rebecca Levy-Sachs, Esq., Robinson & Cole, LLP

2010-Deposition for plaintiff re: Adrian & Christine Howes vs. State Farm Insurance Company, 17th Judicial Circuit, Broward County, Case No. 09 48165 02, 091410, Ubaldo J. Perez, Esq., Law Office of Ubaldo J. Perez, Jr. P. A.

2010-Deposition for plaintiff re: Parkside Villa II Condominium Association vs. Citizens Property Insurance Corporation, 17th Judicial Circuit, Broward County, Case No. 09-57018 04, 111110, Max Messinger, Esq., Vernis & Bowling of Broward, P.A.

2009-Deposition for plaintiff: Robert & Isabella Fine, 360 Solano Prado, Coral Gables, FL 33156 vs. Nationwide Insurance, 11th Judicial Circuit, Dade County, Case No. 08-73340 CA 30

2007- Expert witness for the plaintiff: re Chemplex Industries, Inc. vs. Anthony Norelli, et. al., Circuit Court of 19 Judicial Circuit, Martin County, FL, Laura Ganoza, Esq., Buchanan Ingersoll Rooney PC

2006- Expert witness for plaintiff re: Joseph Harris, et. al. vs. Ocean Trail Condominium Association No. V Inc., Circuit Court of 15th Judicial Circuit, CityplacePalm Beach County, StateFL, Alan Cooper, Esq.,

2000- Expert witness for defense re: Seacoast 5700 Condominium vs. Seacoast Tower V Association, William Daskam, IV, Butler, Burnette, Pappas, 169 East Flagler Street, Miami, FL 33131

1983- Principal technical expert witness for South Carolina Public Service Commission Docket No. 83-353-E in regard to acquisition of a 25% ownership interest in Catawba Nuclear Unit No. 2 to Piedmont Municipal Power Agency from Duke Power Company. McNair Law Firm, P.A., O. Wayne Corley, Esq.

1980- Principal technical expert witness for North Carolina Utilities Commission
Docket No. E-2, Sub 436, and Docket No. E-44 in regard to order authorizing sale and granting certificate of public convenience and necessity related to North Carolina Eastern Municipal Agency and Carolina Power & Light joint ownership/operation/interconnection arrangement for coal and nuclear fired facilities. Poyner Spruill LLP, Michael S. Colo, Esq.




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