Evan Cohen


The Brattle Group

Mr. Cohen leads case teams to support government, private clients and expert witnesses in complex business litigation. He has extensive experience in finance matters that include landmark decisions on economic substance, structured finance and transfer pricing.  On transfer pricing matters, he has been involved in all stages of litigation, from IRS appeals through trial on more than a dozen matters, including many of the seminal United States transfer pricing cases over the past 15 years.  These analyses include best method and tested party analyses, as well as industrial organization issues in examining sources of value along the supply chain.

He specializes in valuation, damages and financial modeling across a wide range of industries, including financial services, pharmaceuticals and manufacturing.  He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) with almost two decades of experience in both standard valuation of corporations and assets, and complex valuation of subsidiaries and financial instruments. He provided testimony on behalf of a multinational corporation on bond valuation, and has appeared as a witness in federal district court on behalf of the U.S. Department of Justice and a taxpayer.