Economic Analysis & Damages

Gnarus Advisors’ team has extensive experience in addressing the economic impacts and issues in a variety of litigation, regulatory, transactional, and consulting settings.  Our experts bring a distinctive combination of analytical insight, technical knowledge, and practical experience to address our clients’ complex challenges.  Measures of impact and harm addressed in these engagements have included lost profits and cash flow, diminution of business and shareholder value, over-and underpayments of fees or reimbursements, excess costs incurred, and license and royalty fees.

Areas of Focus

ADVISORY SERVICES

  • Analytics and Complex Valuation
  • Gnarus Advisors’ accomplished team collaborates with clients and counsel to identify and standardize relevant data and then analyzes and proffers actionable insights.  We help mitigate potential risks and exposure in corporate reporting, disputes, investigations, or litigation by leveraging our depth of expertise with data challenges and cultivating solutions that address distinct needs rather than compelling a predetermined response.

  • Attorney Fee Disputes
  • Gnarus Advisors are industry leaders in providing clients with data-driven analysis of appropriate billing rates in cases involving the awarding of attorney fees. We have made pivotal contributions to court decisions across the country regarding appropriate data and methodologies to apply in calculating fee awards. Our team helps identify robust survey datasets and their proper application to each case’s relevant legal specialty and geographic region.  We are also highly skilled in analyzing the statistical soundness of opposing counsel’s rate data and methodologies and delivering a comprehensive written analysis of our findings.

  • Breach of Contract
  • Professionals at Gnarus Advisors have extensive testifying and consulting experience on the application of economic principles and methodologies in commercial breach of contract cases. Our team is highly skilled in using financial statements, industry data, stock prices, and other sources to address lost profits, diminution in firm value, and incremental changes in costs and revenue streams arising from breaches of contracts.  Our expertise has been applied to contracts in a diverse set of industries, such as e-commerce, manufacturing, construction, and professional services.

  • Class Actions
  • Sophisticated economic analysis can be essential at every stage of class action claims.  Professionals at Gnarus Advisors assist with analyzing issues that arise during class certification, including common proof of impact.  Our experts provide in-depth analysis of loss causation as well as aggregate and individual class damages.  Class action cases often involve large, complex databases that Gnarus Advisors has the technical capability and experience to manage efficiently and effectively.

  • Defamation and Reputational Harm
  • Our accomplished experts have provided economic analyses and testimony in many prominent defamation and reputational harm matters.  We have applied our in-depth analysis to claims involving mass media conglomerates, politicians, government agencies, and high-profile public figures.  Issues addressed in these cases include evaluating causal links between alleged defamatory statements and claimed damages as well as quantifying any economic harm.  Gnarus Advisors are well-known leaders in the evolving field of identifying social media’s impact on defamation claims.

  • Investigations and Compliance

Gnarus Advisors’ accomplished team collaborates with clients and counsel to identify and standardize relevant data and then analyzes and proffers actionable insights.  We help mitigate potential risks and exposure in corporate reporting, disputes, investigations, or litigation by leveraging our depth of expertise with data challenges and cultivating solutions that address distinct needs rather than compelling a predetermined response.

Gnarus Advisors are industry leaders in providing clients with data-driven analysis of appropriate billing rates in cases involving the awarding of attorney fees. We have made pivotal contributions to court decisions across the country regarding appropriate data and methodologies to apply in calculating fee awards. Our team helps identify robust survey datasets and their proper application to each case’s relevant legal specialty and geographic region.  We are also highly skilled in analyzing the statistical soundness of opposing counsel’s rate data and methodologies and delivering a comprehensive written analysis of our findings.

Professionals at Gnarus Advisors have extensive testifying and consulting experience on the application of economic principles and methodologies in commercial breach of contract cases. Our team is highly skilled in using financial statements, industry data, stock prices, and other sources to address lost profits, diminution in firm value, and incremental changes in costs and revenue streams arising from breaches of contracts.  Our expertise has been applied to contracts in a diverse set of industries, such as e-commerce, manufacturing, construction, and professional services.

Sophisticated economic analysis can be essential at every stage of class action claims.  Professionals at Gnarus Advisors assist with analyzing issues that arise during class certification, including common proof of impact.  Our experts provide in-depth analysis of loss causation as well as aggregate and individual class damages.  Class action cases often involve large, complex databases that Gnarus Advisors has the technical capability and experience to manage efficiently and effectively.

Our accomplished experts have provided economic analyses and testimony in many prominent defamation and reputational harm matters.  We have applied our in-depth analysis to claims involving mass media conglomerates, politicians, government agencies, and high-profile public figures.  Issues addressed in these cases include evaluating causal links between alleged defamatory statements and claimed damages as well as quantifying any economic harm.  Gnarus Advisors are well-known leaders in the evolving field of identifying social media’s impact on defamation claims.

Our Economics Analysis & Damages Experts