Prior to joining J.S. Held in 2021, John Bell was an Owner and Chair of the Board of Coloney Bell Engineering, specializing in failure analysis, construction/building defects, vehicular collision analysis/reconstruction, and fire and explosion investigation and analysis. He has testified as an expert witness in state and federal court. John spent 12 years in traditional civil/environmental engineering, designing and overseeing the construction of water and wastewater facilities. John graduated from the University of Florida and has over 25 years of engineering experience. A licensed Professional Engineer in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, Mississippi, and South Carolina, John is certified by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying. John Bell's full CV is available to our clients upon request.