TRADE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-497864
This qualified expert has nearly 40 years of experience in international trade and finance. He earned his BSc in economics from the London School of Economics and completed the corporate finance program at Harvard Business School. He was the CEO and founder of the Trading Alliance Corporation, and when the company was sold to MTB Bank, he became MTB's head of international trade services. He then moved on to serve as the principal for International Management ...
Expert Witness: E-037527
This former Chinese customs official is an expert on international trade and customs affairs, having recently joined a US-based consulting firm as the general manager of their China practice. He earned his BS in business administration and MS in public administration from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, thereafter completing further training in export controls at the University of Georgia. Having worked in Chinese customs for more than a decade, this expert has a deep ...
Expert Witness: E-010297
This seasoned expert witness has 29 years of financial exxperience. He has a broad and deep background in various dimensions of financial services and investment management. He has worked as a senior investment analyst and portfolio manager at Arden Asset Management and Guggenheim Partners, a senior risk officer at Bear Stearns, a convertible arbitrage salesman at Murphy & Durieu, and a credit analyst and loan officer at Manufacturers Hanover. His litigation consulting ...
Expert Witness: E-035715
This expert is the founding principal of an intellectual property consulting firm specializing in the management, valuation, and monetization of IP. He is a certified licensing professional (CLP) with over a decade of expertise in intellectual property valuation, profit apportionment and expert witness damages testimony. Additionally, he specializes in analyses for copyright and trademark infringement, publicity rights, social media and Internet infringement, defamation, ...
Expert Witness: E-037524
This expert is the Vice President, Leader of Greater China Practice at a global international trade and Customs law (consulting) firm. He assists clients with a wide range of international trade and China Customs-related affairs including tariff classification, valuation, import licenses, free trade agreements, free trade zones, bonded operations, logistics management, inspection and quarantine, customs audit and anti-smuggling case defense, compliance programs, reviews ...
Expert Witness: E-324595
This highly qualified financial services expert has almost twenty years of experience across sales and trading, research, equity investing, and private equity. He earned his BA in economics and psychology and his MBA from University of North Carolina. He then gained his MS in finance from Georgetown University. This expert has served as a buy side trader and macro analyst at Goldman Sachs, the senior vice president of cross-asset and derivatives sales and trading at ...
Expert Witness: E-124459
This highly qualified expert has over 45 years of experience in the field of economics. He earned his BA in economics from the State University of New York at Oneonta, and his MA and PhD in economics and finance from the University of Pennsylvania. He is active in his field through his memberships in the American Economic Association, Financial Management Association, and American Statistical Association. Additionally, he has published extensively in his field. He has ...
Expert Witness: E-222330
This highly qualified expert has over 40 years of experience before the US Patent and Trademark Office dealing with intellectual property and patent litigation in electronics. He earned his MS in Electrical Engineering at the University of Michigan and then his JD from Georgetown University. He has over 80 patents to his name and has given seminars in his field. He has been an associate attorney and a partner at several intellectual properties and patent firms before ...
Expert Witness: E-280484
This qualified expert holds an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin and is a Certified Licensing Professional as well as an Certified Valuation Analyst. He specializes in intellectual property damages analysis including reasonable royalty and lost profit calculations. With more than 17 years experience in the fields of intellectual property assertion, intellectual property monetization, trademark disputes, copyright, breach of contract disputes, commercial business ...
Expert Witness: E-168250
This expert has held a number of executive positions at a number of architectural firms across the country, including President and CEO of Ridgway Pioneer Corporation, COO and CFO of RNL Design, and Treasurer of the World Trade Center in Denver. He is currently a Franchisee at a hair salon chain store based in Colorado.

TRADE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Hedge Fund Manager Is Wrongfully Terminated In The Midst Of SEC Probe TRADE Expert Case

This case involves the head of trading at a large hedge fund who was wrongfully terminated during an SEC probe. He had been implicated for misconduct by his previous employer and the claim required investigation. After the investigation, the head of tradi …

SEC Fines Company $50 Million For Covert Trading TRADE Expert Case

SEC Fines Company $50 Million For Covert Trading

…  from its dark pool subscribers to implement high-frequency trades for its own benefit. The attorneys represented shareholders who were not …

Investment Experts Discuss Bank Fraud TRADE Expert Case

Investment Experts Discuss Bank Fraud

This was a class-action lawsuit under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 against a major financial firm in West Virginia. It was alleged that the company’s capital market sale of student loans bundled into Synthetic Collateralized Debt Obligations, or syn …

Pharmaceutical Company Employee Allegedly Steals Trade Secrets TRADE Expert Case

Pharmaceutical Company Employee Allegedly Steals Trade Secrets

…  breach of an employee confidentiality agreement, with trade secrets and confidential information passed from one company to another …  It was further alleged that the employee brought trade secrets to his new employer, which influenced company strategy and …

Arms Procurement Expert Opines on Allegedly Illegal International Sales TRADE Expert Case

This is a case in South Carolina against two military contractors who were hired by the defendant to travel to Europe with the intention of inspecting various weapons for sale abroad. The weapons in question had been rejected by the US military. During the …

Antiques Expert Witness Opines on Illegal Material Trading TRADE Expert Case

This case involves the sale of an antique statue in Montana that was allegedly made from walrus ivory. At the time of the sale, the state in which the statue was sold had recently changed the laws banning the sale of ivory items to be inclusive of all fo …

Experts Play Key Role in Unfair Trade Practices Dispute TRADE Expert Case

Experts Play Key Role in Unfair Trade Practices Dispute

…  Ferring filed a complaint against Braintree for unfair trade practices. A series of motions and counter-claims followed, and …  advertising in violation of the Lanham Act and unfair trade practices in violation. Ferring also alleged that Braintree diluted Ferring’s trademark in Prepopik by suggesting that Prepopik presents the same risks as …