Charles River Associates is a leading global consulting firm that offers economic, financial, and strategic expertise to major law firms, corporations, accounting firms, and governments around the world. With proven skills in complex cases and exceptional strength in analytics, CRA provides astute guidance to clients in thousands of successful engagements. CRA offers litigation and regulatory support, business strategy and planning, market and demand forecasting, policy analysis, and risk management consulting.
Headquartered in Boston, the firm has offices internationally.
Berkeley Research Group, LLC (BRG) is a global consulting firm that helps leading organizations advance in three key areas: disputes and investigations, corporate finance, and strategy and operations. BRG is headquartered in Emeryville, California, with offices across the United States and in Asia, Australia, Canada, Latin America, the Middle East, and the United Kingdom.
BRG professionals have experience across a range of industries and have deep knowledge of economic, financial, and technical analysis. Teams include former senior transaction, IP, and business development executives from major companies; economists; attorneys; CPAs; former partners at Big Four accounting firms; valuation experts; and experts in financial management and operations across many industries. BRG professionals have worked on some of the largest patent infringement, trade secret misappropriation, copyright infringement, trademark, transaction dispute, and restructuring cases in U.S. courts and abroad, in federal regulatory matters, and in arbitration proceedings. They have worked on matters including claims of irreparable harm, taxation disputes, regulatory compliance challenges, and international trade issues. BRG experts have led the licensing of patents and other technologies throughout the world, managed major patent and IP litigation, created IP–focused companies, and contributed to major financial transactions involving intellectual property. A number of BRG experts have been recognized as top experts in the world by organizations such as the Intellectual Property Owners Association, IAM and the Licensing Executives Society.
Echelon Analytics is a nationally recognized leader in economic and financial analysis, expert witness services, financial and forensic investigations, and business consulting. From its offices in Dallas, Houston, Salt Lake City and Los Angeles, the firm works with law firms, corporations, government entities, and private individuals across the United States and internationally in matters involving commercial damages, intellectual property disputes and valuation, and banking and finance litigation.
Echelon assists clients involved in commercial disputes and litigation, as well as those needing help assessing value and risk in the context of pre-litigation, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, licensing, and sales. Echelon’s practitioners deliver complex information in an organized and easy-understand way for the users of the information to make important decisions, such as juries, investors, and government agencies. Learn more about Echelon at ea-us.com.
NERA Economic Consulting (www.nera.com) is a global firm of experts dedicated to applying economic, finance, and quantitative principles to complex business and legal challenges. For over half a century, NERA's economists have been creating strategies, studies, reports, expert testimony, and policy recommendations for government authorities and the world’s leading law firms and corporations. We bring academic rigor, objectivity, and real world industry experience to bear on issues arising from competition, regulation, public policy, strategy, finance, and litigation.