Expertise DescriptionI have over 25 years experience specializing in forensic economics with an emphasis in preparing and analyzing financial and economic data, economic damages calculations, consulting services and reports in support of litigation. My expertise includes: preparing quantitative and qualitative analyses, memos and expert reports, railroad accident damage, personal injury, care costs and life-care plans, wrongful-death, wrongful termination, Jones Act, FELA, intellectual property, and commercial damages. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Loss of earning capacity in Personal Injury matters; Loss of earning capacity in Wrongful Death matters; Lost wages from discrimination and/or job termination; Critique opposing economist's economic damages reports; Present value of life care plans; Calculate lost profits in a contract dispute; Business valuation of fast food franchise; Calculate loss of home services in personal injury and wrongful death matters; Calculate loss of retirement benefits to spouse in a wrongful death matter; Loss of earning capacity to a minor child.
My consulting services include: Compensation Discussion and Analysis projects for oil firms; Business valuations for intellectual property for IRS reports; Pay survey for Court determined flat fee payments to bankruptcy attorneys; Critique expert reports and provide testimony questions to attorneys.
I am a consulting economist and my firm focuses on employment and personal injury litigation and the calculation of economic damages. I have worked as a consultant for more than twenty-seven years, have testified more than 140 times in deposition, arbitration, and trial. I have worked for plaintiff and defense attorneys on cases in more than forty states. I have offices in Dallas, Houston, Denver and Miami and have a national practice.
I specialize in the calculation of loss of earnings resulting from death and injury and have testified in trial and deposition many times on these issues.
I have calculated economic damages for more than twenty-six years and estimated earnings and the costs of various components of life care plans.
I have expertise in business valuation and regulatory electric utility analysis.
|BA||Economics||Washington State University|
Awards & Affiliation
National Association of Forensic Economic
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases