Analysis Group is one of the largest economics consulting firms, with more than 850 professionals across 14 offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. Since 1981, we have provided expertise in economics, finance, health care analytics, and strategy to top law firms, Fortune Global 500 companies, and government agencies worldwide. Our internal experts, together with our network of affiliated experts from academia, industry, and government, offer our clients exceptional breadth and depth of expertise.
Echelon Analytics is a nationally recognized firm comprised of proven leaders in the areas of economic and financial analysis, financial and forensic investigation, and expert witness services. We assist clients involved in commercial disputes and high-stakes 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.
McGovern & Greene LLP is a Forensic Accounting, Consulting and Investigative firm committed to helping our clients preserve, protect and recoup their most valuable assets. Our experienced team of CPAs, Investigators and Fraud Examiners provides pragmatic solutions to complex challenges and opportunities. We provide expertise in forensic accounting, economic damage analysis, fraud examinations, internal investigations, corporate risk and compliance assessments, financial due diligence, and government contract accounting to law firms, corporations, government agencies and law enforcement. Our experts provide exceptional depth of experience and are frequently called to serve as expert witnesses in high-stakes litigation.
Niall MacMenamin, an economist specializing in finance and statistics, has consulted on multiple securities, intellectual property, commercial litigation, and valuation matters. His experience includes developing financial models and market research studies, testifying as an expert witness, and providing consulting services to attorneys. Mr. MacMenamin has calculated damages, including lost profits, on behalf of plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of matters. In intellectual property, he has conducted lost profits analyses to determine damages in cases involving consumer products, internet properties, and microchip manufacturers. In particular, he has used surveys to measure consumer confusion and the value of patented features. Mr. MacMenamin’s finance and securities case experience includes examining allegations of securities fraud, estimating securities class action settlements, analyzing mortgage-backed securities, assessing loan underwriting and appraisal deficiencies, evaluating mutual fund fees, and assessing investment suitability. He has been involved in valuations of privately held companies, securitizations, and construction costs. Mr. MacMenamin has also assisted clients in several cases involving accounting matters.
For more than 25 years, Barry Bell has focused primarily on the analysis and quantification of damages in commercial litigation matters. He is experienced in analyzing complex matters; identifying relevant issues, information and approaches, and cogently communicating, via expert reports and testimony, the resulting opinions to interested parties.
Mr. Bell has extensive experience in analyzing damages in a wide variety of actions, including breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, and intellectual property infringement/misappropriation, among others, across a broad industry spectrum. Mr. Bell frequently provides expert witness testimony related to damages in complex commercial and intellectual property-related disputes.
James McGovern is a founding partner of McGovern & Greene LLP (www.mcgoverngreene.com) a forensic accounting and litigation services consulting firm. He is a CPA, Certified in Financial Forensics and a Certified Valuation Analyst. He works as a consultant and expert witness on matters involving complex financial and economic damage issues, including those stemming from contract disputes, intellectual property infringement, construction claims, business interruption or devastation, shareholder/partnership disputes, and lost personal earnings. James is a member of the Intellectual Property Owners Association Damages and Injunctions Committee, a Past President of the National Contract Management Association, and an arbitrator for the AAA in cases involving complex financial issues. .
James’ expert witness experience includes testifying at deposition and/or trial in more than 70 cases. He has testified before federal and state courts, arbitration panels, and boards of contract appeals throughout the country.