Steven Herscovici, a Principal with The Brattle Group in Boston, specializes in the application of economics, finance, and data analysis to litigation and other complex business issues. He has extensive experience managing large economic consulting projects, many involving multiple expert witnesses. Dr. Herscovici has also presented economic analyses to corporate boards and executives, and to federal and state agencies such as the Departments of Justice and Treasury, Federal Trade Commission, Securities and Exchange Commission, and state Attorneys General.
Dr. Herscovici has significant experience working on matters involving copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, and other intellectual property. He has provided economic analyses in numerous high-profile music licensing and copyright infringement cases. He has also worked on trademark and false advertising matters. Many of these matters involve designing surveys and/or analyzing existing consumer research.
On matters of public policy, Dr. Herscovici was a coauthor of the report commissioned by the Office of the Governor for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to evaluate the Boston 2024 bid for the 2024 Summer Olympic Games. He also has coauthored amicus briefs with other academic and consulting economists on antitrust issues involving the pharmaceutical industry.