Marcum has extensive experience assisting counsel and their clients in evaluating and calculating damages in complex commercial and personal injury litigation. We have developed proven methodologies and economic models for purposes of quantifying damages.
Because of our extensive experience in this area, we are aware that the amount of recoverable damages, as opposed to alleged damages, determines the outcome of litigation. Our professionals are familiar with causation issues and work closely with counsel to ensure that our damages calculations are performed in accordance with applicable rules, regulations and case law in the particular jurisdiction in which the matter is being litigated.
Why Choose Marcum?
- Damage Determination Services
- Types of Case Marcum Serves
Our litigation support specialists are skilled at preparing counsel and providing administrative support to attorneys through document management, database creation, and preparation of trial exhibits. We use our forensic accounting skills, valuation expertise, financial modeling experts, and litigation support specialists to apply to an economic damage case. Our commercial damages specialists have assisted their counsel in a wide variety of industries including manufacturing, distribution, retail, health care, financial services, and technology.
Our specialists can provide expert testimony and support counsel in a variety of ways, including preparation of financial affidavits, income analysis, lifestyle analysis, valuations, asset tracing or discovery assistance. We frequently prepare mediation and trials exhibits, and provide tax advice and financial planning both during and after the resolution of the case.
- Early assessment of potential damages to assist counsel and clients in evaluating the cost/benefits of potential litigation.
- Key documents and other sources of information relating to damages.
- Support in deposing key fact witnesses and opposing experts.
- Alternative evaluations of damage calculations.
- Critique and analysis of the opposing expert’s damage calculations and report.
- Computer models, computer-generated illustrations, and other trial exhibits.
- Prepare damage calculations, expert reports, and provide expert testimony.
- Evaluations of settlement proposals by opposing party.
As consultants or testifying experts we can help determine damages in a variety of cases, including:
- Breach of contract.
- Breach of fiduciary duty.
- Fidelity bond and other insurance claim.
- Intellectual property infringement.
- Personal injury.
- Employee wrongful termination.
- Lender liability.
- Construction damages.
- D&O liability.
- Mismanagement and fraud of corporate assets.
- Loss in value.
- Collateral valuations for equity purposes.
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