Lost Profits Expert Witnesses
What is a lost profits expert witness?
Leading litigation law firms call on Cahn Litigation Services to locate expert witnesses to support financial disputes, including those involving lost profit. A lost profits expert witness typically possesses an advanced degree and has a background and expertise in accounting or forensic accounting, business valuation, and/or economic damages.
What types of cases require a lost profits expert witness?
Lost profits expert witnesses can provide litigation support for employee compensation plans, debt restructuring during bankruptcy, loss reserves, and a variety of economic damages. Cases may be civil or criminal and require not only expertise but the ability to communicate findings for ease of understanding.
Lost profits expert witness case examples
Cahn Litigation Services has placed experts in support of lost profit matters involving:
- business valuation,
- business interruption insuranceclaims,
- contract claims,
- price erosion,
- breach of fiduciary duty,
- economic damagesanalysis in a commercial dispute,
- corporate reorganization,
- class action damage claims,
- personal injury, and
- financial fraud
What litigation support work might a lost profits expert witness be expected to perform?
Litigation support services by a lost profits expert witness could include dispute resolution, financial statements review, deposition testimony, economic damages calculations, research and authoring expert reports, providing expert opinions, and/or testimony in trial court. In addition, clients may seek a lost profits damages subject matter expert for pre-litigation work. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, legal counsel may request a financial expert or damages expert with prior expert witness testimony experience. It is essential that a lost profits expert witness possess the ability to provide expert testimony in such a manner that a jury can understand the evidence.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for a lost profits expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience. On behalf of a plaintiff or defendant, Cahn Litigation Services has completed numerous searches for expert witnesses with specialized knowledge in lost profit, providing candidates for each case to the specifications provided by the attorney in charge.
Lost Profits Expert Witness - Representative Bios
Please Note: All Cahn Litigation expert witness searches are customized to attorneys' precise specifications and preferences. Attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.
The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Lost Profits experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Lost Profits landscape.