Financial Expert Witness 507782

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of business and legal experience focused on (1) complex financial products, including swaps, swaptions, options, futures, forwards, foreign exchange, commodities, securitizations, structured notes and municipal bonds, (2) commodities and securities trading, regulation and compliance, (3) ISDA, NAESB, SIFMA, EEI and other trading documentation, and (4) secured commercial loans and trading lines of credit. I have held senior executive and legal positions in a global bank, a global investment bank, a swap/derivatives dealer, a commodity pool operator, and several prominent law firms. I am very adept at simplifying and explaining complex financial products and disputes and translating between a client’s legal team and its executive/financial officers while delivering effective analysis and persuasive testimony. I am a very capable writer and public speaker. I have prior experience offering consultations and deposition as a financial expert witness.

Public Finance Expert Witness CA 528958

Expertise Description

I have spent more than 20 years working in the field of public finance. I have expertise in investment banking services, including fixed rate/variable rate bond issues, short-term/long-term financings, private placements and derivative products; due diligence/credit review process; bond structure; credit review; rating strategy; bond pricing and market timing. I have spent over 5 years offering my services as a public finance expert witness with consultations and deposition.

Financial Markets Expert 523065 GA

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years' experience in financial markets & Fixed Income. I have a focus in securities and commodities disputes, financial and trading analysis, asset-backed (ABS, CDO), mortgage-based (MBS, CMO) securities and derivatives pricing, risk analysis, and damage computation. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a financial markets expert witness for more than 20 years.

Bankruptcy Expert 528740 CA(N)

Expertise Description

With more than 40 years working in national and international bankruptcy and restructuring, I have an expertise in distressed M&A, DIP and exit financing, the intersection of technologies / IP and bankruptcy, cross-border insolvency, failing hedge funds, financial institution insolvency, insurance insolvency, municipal and sovereign insolvency, complex structured finance and derivatives, as well as failed LBOs and distressed energy, utility, and real estate situations. I have prior experience providing clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a bankruptcy expert witness.

Accounting Policies Expert 524468 NJ

Expertise Description

I have spent over 30 years working with Accounting Policies & Procedures. My areas of expertise include financial reporting and disclosure, SEC regulations, accounting for financial instruments (loans, securities, derivatives and hedging, repurchase agreements, fair value, stock-based compensation, stock options, securitizations, SPEs, VIEs, complex securities), and auditing. I have provided consultations and deposition as an accounting policies expert witness for more than 5 years.

Financial Risk Management Expert 523020 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in New York in diverse fields ranging from financial markets trading, risk management, and investments to semiconductor physics, signal processing in electrical engineering, applied mathematics, and theoretical physics. I began my career as a semiconductor device physicist making numerous technical contributions and inventing novel techniques. After an intervening period as an academic researcher and teacher in applied mathematics, I launched a career on Wall Street. In these nearly 25 years in the financial world, I have become a leading expert in quantitative analysis of all investment and derivative types as well as in the analysis of financial risk and valuation. As practitioner, manager, executive, and consultant, I am a world expert in credit risk, credit ratings, financial insurance, derivative transactions, banking risks, and capital markets generally. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Structured Finance Expert 519274 AL

Expertise Description

I have 25 years of experience in the Structured Finance and Fixed lncome Markets. I have been active in the Structured Finance market from the late 1990's through the present, so I offer exceptional insight and detail into the inner workings of collateralized debt obligations (CDOs), collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), synthetic securities, Credit Default Swaps (CDS), structured investment vehicles (SIVs), asset-backed commercial paper conduits (ABCP), mortgage backed securities, mortgage related derivatives, total return swaps, asset backed securities, credit derivatives, special purpose entities, traditional derivatives, risk management, ratings of structured financial products and cash securities. During my career, I have been employed at a rating agency in the structured credit division, managed groups which have originated, structured and distributed various forms of structured credit products to institutional clients and invested in structured credit and corporate portfolios. I can provide quality expert reports, rebuttal reports and calculations as it relates to damages from complex financial products. I have offered deposition as a structure finance expert witness in New York.

Hedge Fund Expert 519423 NY

Expertise Description

As a hedge funds expert witness in New York with more than 45 years of experience in the field of Capital Markets and Risk, my focus has been on derivatives and capital markets, credit derivatives, structured finance, credit and market risk management and hedge funds. I have additional knowledge in credit analysis and structuring, fixed income sales and trading, foreign exchange, commodities, and risk reporting. My 5 years as an expert witness includes offering consultations and deposition for attorney clients.

Energy Economics Expert 340570 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Economics with expertise in Energy Economics. I have experience focused on regulatory and market opportunities for accelerated implementation of energy efficiency in a cost-effective manner and in assessing strategies for dealing with the uncertainty of carbon change policies and mandates, environmental litigation, contractual disputes, complex trademark infringement, and electric, natural gas issues, and oil pipeline. I have also written more than 20 books, more than 80 professional articles, and 100 speeches over my career. I have frequently appeared as an expert witness in regulation, complex civil litigation, contract disputes, antitrust, patents, and damage analysis. I have additional experience with a wide range of domestic and international businesses, utilities, and governments provides clients with a unique breadth of experience in assessing opportunities for government and business to collaborate in developing and implementing leading-edge policies and strategies. I have over 40 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Banking And Securitizations Expert 315912 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience specializing in banking and securitizations. I have experience with structured finance: CDOs (cash, synthetic, and hybrid), CLOs, CBOs, asset-backed securities (ABS), mortgage-backed securities (MBS), asset-backed commercial paper (ABCP), and structured investment vehicles (SIVs). I have experience with credit derivatives: credit default swaps (CDS), interest rate swaps, currency swaps, and commodity swaps. My finance experience includes: asset-based lending, secured loans, real estate loans, and project finance loans. My securities experience includes: private placements, Rule 144A and Regulation S offerings and quarterly and annual SEC reports. My corporate experience includes: joint ventures, M&A, licensing agreements, and annual meetings. I have prior expert witness experience.

Business Valuation Expert 501877 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Financial Valuation with expertise in national, international, private, and publicly held companies. I have knowledge of professional business valuations of middle market companies for estate planning, employee stock ownership plans (ESOP's), mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and litigation support purposes. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Structured Finance Expert 500263 CT

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the Fixed Income Securities and Structured Finance Markets. My experience includes deep knowledge of Asset Backed Securities (ABS), Mortgage Backed Securities (MBS), Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities (CMBS), Collateralized Debt Obligations (CDOs), Asset Backed Commercial Paper (ABCP), Structured Investment Vehicles (SIVs), Due Diligence (Investment), and Breach of Covenants, Broker Responsibilities, Broker Ethics, Credit Risk Management, other Structured Finance products. I have a particularly broad perspective on the market and have worked as a Strategist, Quantitative Analyst, Banker, Rating Agency Analyst, Research Analyst, Collateral Manager, Fund Manager, Chief Credit Officer, Chief Investment Officer (REIT), Salesman, and Investor. I have been on both the sell-side and buy-side of the market (buying and selling billions of dollars of Structured Finance securities) and have a thorough understanding of both the big picture and nuances of the Fixed Income and Structured Finance markets. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Finance Expert 314837 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have spent over 40 years in the field of Finance. My areas of expertise include modern global banking, capital markets, and corporate finance, including structured finance, valuation, investment analysis, and derivatives. I have additional experience with underwriting numerous commercial real estate projects for national developers; assessing problem resolution strategies for major real estate workouts in the U.S., Canada and Australia; managing a secured finance and securitization business; and launching global sales financing partnership programs with major corporate customers. I have been providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a financial expert witness for over a decade.

Securities Trading And Valuation Expert 319713 IL

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Securities, Trading, and Valuation. My extensive experience includes finance, fuel hedging analysis, airline liquidation, market microstructure, pension funds, block trading effects, financial theory and practice, airline, suitability and risks, concentrated pension fund holdings, tech company, analysis of news impact and possible damages to stock price, stock transfer, economic theory, economic models, financial derivatives, stock splits/stock price movement, and takeover/merger prices. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Economic Damages Expert 322699 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience in the Field of Forensic Accounting. My expertise includes measurement of financial damages related to business interruption, business valuation, commercial litigation, construction claims, contractual disputes, economic damages, first party property claims, fraud and fidelity losses, insurance claims, intellectual property, inventory losses, marital dissolutions or divorce, loss of earnings, loss of income or profits, partnership disputes, subrogation, third party liability claims, unfair business practices, wrongful death and wrongful termination. I have 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Energy And Power Industry Expert 345370 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience with business and marketing in the energy, gas, and power industry. I am the Principal and President of a consultancy focused on power marketing, commodity risk mitigation, gas supply, independent power generation, broker ethics, pricing strategies, and broker responsibilities. I have worked in the gas and power utility and energy trading industry, where I developed and implemented business development and risk mitigation plans for gas and power projects throughout the US. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.