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Expertise Description

I have more than 55 years of Legal experience as an Attorney. My practice has been devoted to financial and business transactions including the structuring of a wide variety of financing transactions. I have also actively prosecuted civil and bankruptcy matters on behalf of financial institutions and defended lender liability lawsuits. I have a wealth of experience in the legal and business aspects of secured and unsecured lending for all types of credit facilities. I have authored a monthly column and for 25 years have written a monthly Internet column on recent developments of interest to financial services attorneys. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Expert 508861 - AL CO

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years in the field of as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). I am Principal at a firm that specializes in providing forensic consulting, investigatory services, litigation support and training to numerous clients, including government agencies, regulators, law firms, lending institutions and other business entities. I have extensive experience in subprime and structured finance arenas including, predatory mortgage lending practices, the securitization of subprime mortgages, cash, synthetic, and hybrid collateralized debt obligations, credit default swaps, credit-linked notes, liability of the securitization underwriter, fair market valuation of level 3 (illiquid) assets, off-balance-sheet treatment of variable interest entities, and other relevant topics including GAAP accounting for complex structured finance products. I have been a consultant in numerous litigations and other matters involving complex structured finance issues, including structured investment vehicles, credit default swaps, credit-linked notes, trust preferred securities, ABS and RMBS securitizations. I also have been retained as an expert witness in numerous cases regarding, among other things, securities fraud, analysis of structured finance products, mortgage lending fraud, complex structured finance issues, financial statement fraud, reasonable and prudent banking practices and directors' and officers' liability. I have over 25 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 45300 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a forensic accountant with financial advisory services related to workouts and reorganizations, and financial due diligence for attorneys, lenders, creditors, shareholders and investors located nationwide. I have experience across a broad range of industries in circumstances including fraud, bankruptcy, receivership, and insolvency; fraud; bankruptcy, receivership, and insolvency. I have 25 years expert witness experience.