Private Equity Expert Witnesses

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Private equity expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including finance, business valuation, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and securities. Some of the most common private equity expert witness specialties also include venture capital, leveraged buyouts, growth equity, distressed investments, and mezzanine financing. They can opine on the effects of investment strategies, fund management, financial due diligence, shareholder rights, and fiduciary duties.

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Paul Alan Gompers, PhDView profile

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Dr. Paul Alan Gompers, PhD

Dr. Paul A. Gompers has 32 years of experience in Economics, Venture Capital, and Private Equity. He earned his BA in Biology from Harvard University, his MS in Economics from the University of Oxford, and his Ph.D. in Business Economics from Harvard University. Formerly, this expert served as a Researcher at Bayer AG, as an Assistant Professor of Business Administration at the University of...

Finance Expert Witness | New YorkView profile


Finance Expert Witness | New York

This seasoned expert witness has 29 years of financial exxperience. He has a broad and deep background in various dimensions of financial services and investment management. He has worked as a senior investment analyst and portfolio manager at Arden Asset Management and Guggenheim Partners, a senior risk officer at Bear Stearns, a convertible arbitrage salesman at Murphy & Durieu, and a credit...

Private Equity Expert Witness FAQs

What is a private equity expert witness?

A private equity expert witness is a professional with extensive experience in the private equity sector. They provide testimony and analysis in legal cases involving private equity transactions, valuations, and operations.

In what types of cases can a private equity expert witness be beneficial?

Private equity expert witnesses are often involved in cases related to financial disputes, mergers and acquisitions, valuation issues, investment strategies, and due diligence processes.

What specific knowledge does a private equity expert witness bring to a case?

These experts have deep understanding of fund structures, capital markets, investment strategies, financial modeling, and regulatory compliance within the private equity industry.

Are there subspecialties within the field of private equity that an expert witness might focus on?

Yes, some experts may specialize in areas such as venture capital, leveraged buyouts, growth capital or mezzanine financing within the broader field of private equity.

How can a private equity expert witness assist in a dispute over a business valuation?

An expert can provide an independent assessment of the business's value based on accepted methodologies and their knowledge of market conditions and industry standards.

How does Expert Institute select its Private Equity expert witnesses?

Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.

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