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.
NERA’s clients value our ability to apply and communicate state-of-the-art approaches clearly and convincingly, our commitment to deliver unbiased findings, and our reputation for quality and independence. Our clients rely on the integrity and skills of our unparalleled team of economists and other experts backed by the resources and reliability of one of the world’s largest economic consultancies. With its main office in New York City, NERA serves clients from more than 25 offices across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific.
For more than thirty years, Keker, Van Nest & Peters has litigated complex, high-stakes civil and criminal cases throughout the nation. We take the cases where companies, products, and careers are riding on the result. Our clients are high-profile individuals, as well as some of the world’s most successful companies, including Google, Arista Networks, Electronic Arts, Lyft, T-Mobile USA, Genentech, Public Storage, Comcast Cable Communications, and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company. Our areas of expertise include intellectual property, professional liability, class actions, general contract and commercial litigation, antitrust, white collar, and appellate.
Dr. Juneja is a Senior Vice President and Co-Chair of NERA’s Global White Collar Practice. She has worked on numerous white collar criminal matters, regulatory enforcement investigations and related litigation and has been retained as an expert in hundreds of matters, chiefly in the areas of securities economics, finance, and valuation. She was formerly the Global Chair of NERA’s Securities and Finance Practice and has PhD and Masters degrees, both in economics, from Harvard University. She has testified and submitted testimony in US federal state courts, in Canadian courts, in Israeli court, and in arbitrations in the US, Canada, and the UK. Her arbitration and mediation experience includes appearances before the AAA, the NASD, the NYSE, the ICC International Court of Arbitration, the LCIA, and JAMS. She has also been an arbitrator for FINRA.
Laurie Carr Mims has extensive experience litigating complex civil matters, including securities class actions and shareholder derivative actions. She has tried a variety of cases, including several as first chair. While Ms. Mims has represented institutional and individual clients from a wide range of industries, most of her clients are in the biotechnology and venture capital fields. Ms. Mims has successfully represented Fortune 100 companies in securities litigation and derivative actions in California and Delaware. She has also handled high-stakes matters involving the False Claims Act, breach of contract, fraud, trade secret theft, legal and accounting malpractice and copyright infringement, and has defended individuals in investigations and prosecutions by the SEC and the DOJ. Ms. Mims earned her J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School.