Our Litigation Practice offers a wide range of arbitration and litigation support services, including expert testimony, case management and settlement negotiation support.
Our staff assists clients in breach of contract cases, partnership disputes, failed transactions, bankruptcies, tax disputes, and administrative and regulatory compliance matters. We provide independent, objective and principled advice to clients and their legal teams throughout the litigation or arbitration process.
We have significant expertise in the following areas:
Economic and financial evaluations for direct consequential and punitive damage cases, profits derived from tortious acts, disgorgement, unjust enrichment and quantum meruit claims;
Evaluation of damages and mitigation measures, including lost profits, diminished value, expectancy damages, enterprise value and costs to cover;
Valuation of assets and businesses in eminent domain, government takings, ad valorem tax and administrative cases;
Industry standards, custom, and practice in cases brought for breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duties, breach of implied covenants, fraud, professional misconduct and related cases;
Market analysis evaluations to assess competitive and regulated product markets, including concentration analyses, analyses of anti-competitive behavior, structural and behavioral remedies for market power and merger/consolidation effects on competition;
Commodity price analyses for market manipulation claims and commodities trading violations; and
Accounting and financial evaluations in bankruptcy cases relating to pre-petition solvency, asset transfers, value of rejected contracts, post-petition asset sales, and viability of reorganization plans.
We provided a contract and damages assessment in an arbitration case. The assessment involved contract review and an analysis of damages based on energy and capacity clearing prices versus contract […]
We provided an expert report, rebuttal report, and trial testimony related to uncertainty in valuation and market forces faced by a gas-fired combined heat and power generation facility located outside […]
We provided expert evidence regarding industry standards and contracting practices on behalf of a natural gas consortium (the defendant) in a gas contract pricing dispute with back-billing claims in excess […]
We provided arbitration dispute services related to three small independent power producers(“IPP”) concerning the price set for renewing power purchase agreement contracts. The services we provided include opinions on the […]