Litigation Support

I provide economic and statistical analysis of damages for plaintiffs and defendants in these areas:

Personal injury

  • Loss of past earnings and fringe benefits
  • Present value of loss of future earning capacity and fringe benefits
  • Present value of lost retirement pensions
  • Loss of household services, past and future
  • Present value of future cost for life care plans
  • Loss of future earning capacity for children and students
  • Experienced in analysis of losses under union contracts including construction workers, FELA and related maritime cases, nurses, police, postal workers, teachers, truckers
  • Experienced in analysis of loss of stock options, insurance agents’ earnings, farm earnings, earnings of business owners

Wrongful death

  • Past and present value of future loss of earnings and fringes, retirement pensions, household services, for circumstances listed above under personal injury
  • Deduction for decedent’s personal consumption or maintenance
  • Loss to estate

Employment discrimination, wages and hours

  • Statistical analysis of employment discrimination claims
  • Loss of back pay and front pay, including fringe benefits
  • Loss of present value of future earning capacity
  • Calculations relevant to punitive damages
  • Analysis regarding class actions as well as individual plaintiffs

Loss of business profits

  • Projection of “but for” profits that would have occurred but for claimed tort
  • Where warranted, adjustment of past profits to account for true economic depreciation of business assets
  • Past loss and present value of future loss
  • Calculations relevant to punitive damages

My Services

Depending upon the nature of the case, my clients receive any number of the following services:

  • preliminary estimates of economic damages
  • reports for use in negotiation and trial
  • expert testimony
  • suggested questions for testimony, if requested
  • evaluation of adverse economic reports
  • help in constructing interrogatories and cross examination of opposing experts

I do not delegate analysis to assistants, so every client has my full attention and commitment.  I also belong to a national network of experts that I can draw upon for consultation, if needed.