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.

Expert 523204 - CT

Expertise Description

With more than 60 years of experience in the Securities Industry, I have an expertise in regulatory, sales practice and capital compliance, operations, clearing firm issues including liability, procedures, comparison and settlement and internal controls. I have spent over 35 years providing deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a securities industry expert witness.

Expert 523020 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

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.

Expert 519274 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MN MS MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

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.

Expert 519825 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in Loan Servicing & Administration with a focus in defaulted loan servicing, from early stage delinquency to final disposition of an acquired property. I have additional knowledge of pooling and servicing contracts and the contractual obligations of a servicer. I also have expertise with investors and insurers/grantors, with in-depth knowledge of requirements, exceptions, time frames and curtailments/refused claims. I have also spent over 5 years as a loan servicing expert witness and have provided numerous clients with consultations and deposition.

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.

Expert 39505 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Insurance and Securities with expertise in marketing, investment, and financial planning. I have experience with annuities, common/preferred stocks, bonds, IPO's, mutual funds, due diligence (investment), variable/index annuities, life insurance/VUL's, L.P.’s, hedge funds, REITS, TIC's, options, REMICS, TINTS, mortgage backed securities & private stock offerings. I have additional knowledge of suitability, fiduciary duty, due diligence, underwriting & supervision, overreaching, churning, selling away, over-concentration/asset- allocation, modern portfolio theory analysis, stock manipulation, best execution, margin, options, mark- ups, mark-downs, on-line trading, RIA activities, control person liability, “financial suicide”, reverse churning, standard-of-care, industry custom and practice plus compliance. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 323663 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Finance specializing in capital markets, mortgage lending, and mortgage-backed securities. I have experience in a variety of capital markets functions that include research, trading, sales, and operations. My areas of expertise include: Mortgage and MBS performance and valuation; Risk management and Value-at-Risk methodologies; Securities structures, performance and suitability; “Rep and Warranty” violations; and General capital market issues.

Expert 423769 - TX

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in mortgage banking and related financial services. My expertise includes residential mortgage loan servicing in the area of operations, customer care management, banking regulations, foreclosure, bankruptcy, reo, compliance, loan modifications, including the federal Home Affordable Modification Program, policy and procedures, etc. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 349291 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as an expert in clinical accounting. My expertise includes: the detection of accounting fraud, due diligence in the mortgage industry, discovery of signals indicating that financial statements have been manipulated, forensic accounting, analysis of financial statements, and cost and management accounting. I developed and teach an advanced course in detection of fraudulent financial reporting. I have experience with arbitration and served on mock-arbitration panel for a major mortgage-industry case regarding allegedly false representations that mortgage loans complied with underwriting guidelines.

Expert 350497 - FL

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in all aspects of the financial services industry with unique and unparalleled hands on experience in hedge funds, mutual funds, and investment management. I have experience working on Wall Street with expertise in retail and institutional brokerage, the securities markets, and fixed income and equity securities. I have experience in institutional brokerage, money management, and mutual fund and hedge fund product development and marketing. My expertise includes all aspects of retail and institutional distribution for both traditional and alternative investment products and services. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Expert 325022 - CA(N) CA(S) TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in financial institutions with proven leadership in all situations, including particular expertise in credit risk management, performance-based operations, profitability, quality, customer service, mortgage backed securities, real estate evaluation, breach of covenants, appraisal review, underwriting, lender liability, industry standards, prudence, and the permutations and perils of sub-standard and low quality lending practices. My experience includes: mortgage banking; residential mortgage lending; mortgage loan buybacks; subprime and standard mortgages; consumer financial services; loan and organization due diligence; lender liability; real estate and loan valuations; and all aspects of residential lending. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.