Duff & Phelps is a leading provider of dispute consulting and expert services related to business disputes. Our professionals bring an independent point of view, deep financial expertise and the know-how to turn complex issues into sharply honed strategies and clear-cut testimony. We help clients navigate their most challenging issues and ultimately power sound decisions.
Duff & Phelps’ Disputes team leverages technical and industry expertise to clarify facts, quantify damages and communicate findings clearly, concisely and objectively. Our services are designed to assist clients through all phases of litigation, arbitration, mediation and trial. We also offer computer forensic, fraud and investigative services for regulatory proceedings, internal investigations and litigation. Our team has provided expert witness testimony in state, federal and international courts, before administrative and regulatory agencies, and in alternative dispute resolution forums.
Retained as the financial advisor to the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy examiner.
Consulted with an international corporation to establish in tax court that its intercompany debt met market-based criteria.
Provided expert report and testimony in a valuation case where court awarded $2 billion in damages.
Retained by an AmLaw Global 100 law firm to investigate a complaint alleging that a U.S. News & World report top-ranked university law school had inflated class profile data in its reporting to third parties.