FINANCIAL SERVICES EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-009408
This financial expert earned his BA from Brown University, and his Master of International Affairs in Finance from Columbia University. He has held top leadership positions at numerous financial institutions including Standard & Poor's and Lehman Brothers He is the former Senior VP and Co-Head of Investment Banking Credit, Ratings Advisory, & Execution at Lehman Brothers. Through 2013, this expert was the Director/Senior Vice President - Ratings Advisory & Credit Review ...
Expert Witness: E-130159
This expert is an associate professor of finance at a prominent Hong Kong university, where his work focuses on bank risk management and financial markets. He obtained his postgraduate degrees from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, University of Essex and University of Cambridge, and completed executive training at both UC Berkeley and MIT. He created the first Basel-standard internal ratings-based (IRB) system in Hong Kong. Shortly after the collapse of Lehman ...
Expert Witness: E-130286
This expert serves as an assistant professor of finance at a respected Chinese university. For seven years prior, he was an assistant professor of finance at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He received his PhD in finance from Yale University and his BS in economics from the University of Pennsylvania. His research interests include mutual funds, hedge funds, short selling, and behavioral finance. His work has been published in the Journal of Finance, ...
Expert Witness: E-117443
This expert is highly qualified in the field of Forensic Economics. He earned his BS at the University of Southern California, and is active in his field as a member of American Rehabilitation Economics Association and the American Economic Association. He has been a partner at a Forensic Economics Firm in California for the last 25 years. In that capacity, he has performed analysis of financial and operating data to assist in various disruptions to businesses which ...
Expert Witness: E-180122
Prior to her academic career, this expert worked as an attorney for the Internal Revenue Service for nearly 15 years. While with the IRS, she tried 50 cases before the United States Tax Court, dealing with issues including fraud, business deductions, mergers and acquisitions, TEFRA partnerships, corporate expenses, and exempt organizations. She earned her JD at DePaul University and currently teaches law at Prestigious University. This expert was a Fulbright Professor ...
Expert Witness: E-086167
This experienced corporate finance attorney retired after a 44-year career with Bell, Boyd & Lloyd in Chicago, where he practiced in securities, corporate governance, and related areas. For 13 years, he was the Chair of his firm's corporate and securities group, working with many large U.S. Corporations. He recently taught an M&A course at Northwestern University and currently acts as an independent consultant and a FINRA arbitrator.
Expert Witness: E-035495
This highly qualified expert has 30 years of experience in the Insurance industry. With a rewarding career in the State of Missouri, he served as the Chief Financial Examiner and Director of the Division of Insurance Company Regulation for over 22 years. He was responsible for the overview of Missouri's insurance industry and was directly responsible for all agreements, transactions, mergers and acquisitions. He received his B.S. in Finance from Missouri State University ...
Expert Witness: E-009210
This expert has over 30 years of experiences with securities, investments, and insurance at the financial advisor, supervisory, and managing principal level. He has his producer's license in life, accident, and health insurance, is a certified financial planner, a chartered financial consultant, and a chartered life underwriter. He is also a member of numerous prestigious organizations in the insurance and financial services fields. This expert is is a former agency ...
Expert Witness: E-015620
This expert has over 40 years of experience in every area of investment banking, including Mergers and Acquisitions (including LBOS and recapitalizations), Fairness Opinions, Adequacy Opinions, Solvency Opinions, Valuations, Damage Issues, Fiduciary Issues, Advice to Special Committees of Boards and Trustees, Due Diligence and Disclosure Issues, Financing of debt and equity both public and private, Leasing and Real Estate Financing, and many other areas. He graduated ...
Expert Witness: E-007846
This expert has over 25 years of experience in the securities industry as an accounting and compliance specialist. Industry experience with broker-dealers, registered investment advisers, hedge funds,regulation, compliance, accounting, and information technology. He has been FINRA registered since 1984 and is also a licensed Financial and Operations Principal. He currently serves as Principal for a financial compliance services firm.
Expert Witness: E-007912
This expert currently serves as Owner and Founder of a hedge fund advisory firm that provides various services including due diligence evaluation, accounting, and compliance consulting. He previously worked in various positions as an accountant, a capital markets consultant, CFO, and Managing Director for a hedge fund consulting group. He is both a Certified Public Accountant and a Chartered Financial Analyst with a degree in Accounting from Hofstra University.

FINANCIAL SERVICES EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

E-Commerce Retailer Suffers Million Dollar Loss In Transportation Accident FINANCIAL SERVICES Expert Case

This case involves a manufacturer of eco-friendly facial products sold by an e-commerce retailer. The e-commerce company hired a logistics firm to transport and distribute at least $1 million worth of facial products from Canada to California. While en rou …

Banking Experts Investigate Car Dealership Financing Dispute FINANCIAL SERVICES Expert Case

This case involves a class action lawsuit against a car dealer. It was alleged that the defendant was improperly charging interest from the date of purchase and not from the date of financing. This allegedly resulted in a period of ten weeks during which t …

Bank Found Negligent In Instituting Anti Money Laundering Policies FINANCIAL SERVICES Expert Case

This case involves a bank in Chicago that served as a trustee to a large insurance company. The trust account contained eligible securities valued at $15 million. The bank subsequently allowed a third-party to deposit ineligible securities into the account …

Investment Banking Expert Reviews Equity Dispute FINANCIAL SERVICES Expert Case

Investment Banking Expert Reviews Equity Dispute

This case involves a dispute between an investment fund and a luxury resort. The plaintiff firm invested in the defendant’s company, and the investment was executed under a zero-interest convertible note. Under the terms, the firm would either receive the  …

Prominent Retail Company Accused Of Diverting Subsidiary Funds FINANCIAL SERVICES Expert Case

This case involves a plaintiff small business owner manufactured bathroom appliances with LED lights. The product became so popular that the small business owner could no longer keep up with the manufacturing on his own. The owner sold his business to …