Litigation Consulting

AEA Group assists attorneys and general counsel through all stages of litigation, from early case assessment and discovery to settlement services and expert testimony at trial.

We utilize forensic accounting and financial investigation techniques to provide:

  • Financial and economic analysis
  • Damage calculations
  • Industry research
  • Expert reports
  • Rebuttal of opposing expert reports
  • Trial preparation and testimony

We have experience in many types of disputes

  • Accounting malpractice
  • Antitrust
  • Bankruptcy
  • Breach of contract
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Business interruption
  • Construction & real estate development disputes
  • Conversion or theft of funds
  • Destruction of business
  • Intellectual property
  • Post-acquisition issues
  • Securities and white-collar crime.

Some service include:

  • Discovery Assistance
  • Technological Capability
  • Damage Calculations
  • Business Valuations
  • Expert Witness Services
  • Adversary Proceeding

AEA Group provides a great deal of assistance during the early stages of a dispute by offering input in the drafting of interrogatories, document requests and deposition questions.

For example, because of our knowledge of the types of business and accounting records typically maintained, we can help prepare written requests for financial information as well as evaluating the adequacy of documents supplied.

Technological Capability

We bring a considerable amount of technological capability which is often invaluable in a litigation setting.

Once electronic information is produced, our staff of seasoned business, accounting, finance and technology professionals can mobilize quickly to classify, analyze and understand the data and why it is important.

Damage Calculations

As financial experts, we examine the causes of financial losses and quantify damages based on the facts of the case.

Valuations

Valuation principles are often utilized to quantify damages in litigation and bankruptcy proceedings.

AEA provides valuations related to:

  • Shareholder disputes
  • Post-merger and acquisition disputes
  • Intellectual property disputes
  • Other contractual disputes

Expert Witness Services

As financial and technology professionals, we are uniquely qualified to provide expert witness services in legal disputes. The professionals of AEA Group provide written reports containing their opinions and the results of their analysis, deposition testimony, and trial testimony to clearly communicate complex economic concepts to the intended audience.