Andrew J. Paris


Technical Lead, Fire Science

Areas of Expertise

Failure Analysis
Consumer + Industrial Appliances
Product Liability
Commercial + Residential Appliances
Electrical Systems
Consumer Products
Electrical Engineering
Industrial / Process Failure Analysis
Fire Origin + Cause Investigation
Appliance Fire + Failure Investigation

Drew Paris, PE, CFEI is an Electrical Engineer who specializes in investigating and consulting on electrical fires and failures, electrical design and electrical safety. His investigative casework experience includes product failure analysis, residential, commercial, and industrial fire and explosion investigations, heavy equipment accidents and failures, personal injuries, electrocution and electric shock investigations, appliance fire and failure investigations. Mr. Paris brings to Jensen Hughes an extensive background in electrical safety consulting. He has developed safety training procedures for industrial clients as well as inspected the design and manufacture of specialized industrial machinery. In addition to his forensic and safety experience, Mr. Paris has worked as a manufacturing and design engineer where he designed and tested custom and replacement current transformers for a variety of industrial and utility customers. He provides litigation support and expert testimony to law firms, insurance companies and manufacturers.

Education / Certifications
  • BS in Electrical Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo
  • Registered PE: ND, AZ, IL, MN, WA, WI
  • Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) Certification, OSHA
  • Certified Fire + Explosion Investigator (CFEI)

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