About Us

IEC & Associates provides Electrical and Electronic Forensic and Investigative Engineering, Patent Infringement Analysis, Claim Chart Mapping, Reverse Engineering, Product Teardowns, Design Engineering, Failure Analysis, and Expert Witness Services for Attorneys, Insurance Companies, Industry and Government. We specialize in electrical and electronic systems, products and devices.

The company was established in 2003 as a Professional Corporation focusing on forensic and investigative engineering services. The business has expanded to include patent infringement and reverse engineering services. We have conducted numerous investigations throughout the US and Canada.

IEC & Associates offers a broad range of technical expertise and services. We are committed to our clients and strive to provide findings, opinions, and reports in an unbiased, prompt and cost effective manner. Our goal is to serve our clients with answers to their questions and effective solutions to their problems.

Mark J. Keith, PE

Founder & Principal Investigator

Mr. Keith is a Licensed Professional Electrical Engineer in the state of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, West Virginia, Virginia and Pennsylvania. He is also a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI).

He is a proud graduate of Penn State University receiving a BSEE and of North Carolina State University receiving his MSECE. He has over 30 years of experience spanning various Electronic and Electrical industries and products.  His expertise are in the areas of Electrical and Electronic Hardware Design, Product Compliance, Failure Analysis, Surge Analysis, Fire Investigation, Telecom and Data Communications, Industrial Automation and Controls, Embedded Processor Design, and High Speed Circuit Design in both analog and digital systems. He has investigated numerous cases for Attorneys, Insurance Companies, Industry and Government.

In addition, he is a founding member and board member of Liquid Software Designs Inc. providing Practice Management and EMR software solutions to the eye care industry.  www.liquidehr.com

“Providing findings, opinions, and reports in an unbiased,
prompt and cost effective manner”




5301 Corbarron Court,
Raleigh, NC 27606
Phone: 1.919-413-1290
Email: mark.keith.pe@ieca-inc.com
Web: www.ieca-inc.com