About us

Karl A. Harris, Jr., Owner/President

Over 40 years experience in all phases of the electrical industry. A Master Electrician, specializing in building client relationships, estimating and budgeting, contract negotiations, power and control design, troubleshooting, job cost analysis, project management, and supervising field support teams. Present Chairman of the Betterment of the Industry Committee, Executive Board Member of the Central Virginia Electrical Contractors Association and former President. Heavily involved in the CVECA Apprenticeship program for the advancement of trade-aspiring students.
Contact: Kharris@Candlelectric.com

James Taylor, Estimator/Project Manager, Vice-President

Over 25 years experience in the on-site residential, commercial and industrial electrical industry. Master electrician, qualifications with high level training in low and medium voltage installations and terminations. Considerable experience in estimating, project managing and supervision of engineered, as well as, in-house design build of commercial and industrial projects. Competent in all levels of estimation software and job cost analysis.
Contact: JTaylor@Candlelectric.com

David Morris, Estimator/Project Manager, Vice-President

Over 10 years experience in the application of electrical services. Master electrician, project manager, onsite supervisor with extensive background in job coordination. Highly qualified abilities in the managing of both job and work force to meet deadlines with quality assurance. Safety Supervisor and Head of Energy Management Team.
Contact: DMorris@Candlelectric.com

About C&L Electric

C&L Electric Company is a full service electrical contractor with commitment, innovation, and a passion to exceed your expectations!

C&L Electric Company is a Class A, full-service electrical contracting firm, with more than 35 years of experience, specializing in industrial, commercial, and residential contracting.

Our customers are our partners, and are the most important part of our business. We strive everyday to provide the highest quality at the best price, and to ensure that you are receiving the highest standard of performance . We are committed to providing you with dedicated and highly trained professionals, with the knowledge, experience and resources to handle large, multi-phase projects, or small scale plans. Our partners can be assured that we have a constant focus on safety training and education, and that we will continue to exceed industry safety standards.

C&L Electric Company is proud to be:

  • Current Executive Board Member and former President of the Central Virginia Electrical Contractors Association
  • SWAM-certified, and eVA established, certification #681131
  • VA State Class A Contractor, Reg #2705100922A
  • Dominion Power approved contractor
  • Dominion Power Lighting Rebate Certified

With headquarters in Richmond, VA, and offering full service to the entire state of Virginia.

We go above and beyond to provide cost-effective ideas, cutting-edge technology, and superior customer service.

You expect it, we demand it!