Duff & Phelps Announces Further Expansion of its Dispute and Legal Management Consulting Practice

Duff & Phelps Corporation (NYSE: DUF), a leading provider of independent financial advisory and investment banking services, today announced the continuing expansion of its Dispute and Legal Management Consulting Practice with the addition of two new Managing Directors, Adam Warren and Paul Marcus. Warren will focus on financial services industry disputes and litigation support, including matters resulting from the subprime crisis and the illiquidity in the Auction Rate Securities markets. Marcus will focus on providing complex damage analysis relating to valuation, corporate finance and transactions. 

"The addition of the new Managing Directors, coupled with the recently announced acquisition of Dubinsky & Company, P.C., demonstrates Duff & Phelps' commitment to enhancing the depth of capabilities within our Dispute Consulting practice to better serve our clients' needs," said Gerry Creagh, President of Duff & Phelps. 

Warren joins the Chicago office of Duff & Phelps from Navigant Consulting, Inc., where he was a Director in the Disputes and Investigations practice. He specializes in financial services industry issues, with an emphasis on valuation, compliance and trading of financial, commodity and complex derivative instruments; trading systems and processes; technology and operations; and market, credit and operational risk management of financial and commodity products. Warren has 24 years of industry experience, working with numerous firms on trading, investment, operational and risk management issues for a wide variety of clients, including banks, securities and derivative exchanges as well as numerous brokerage, clearing, hedge fund and investment management firms globally. 

Marcus joins the Boston office of Duff & Phelps from Huron Consulting Group, where he was a Managing Director in the Financial and Economic Consulting Group. He brings over 20 years of experience advising clients in commercial disputes and litigation, damage assessment, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, security and business valuation, investment decision making and financing strategy. In addition to his litigation related experience, Marcus has completed numerous complex corporate finance transactions as an investment banker, commercial banker and investment officer across a wide variety of industries. 

"We anticipate an increase in disputes resulting from fallout from the subprime crisis as well as general turmoil in the financial markets," said Gregory Higgins, leader of Duff & Phelps' Dispute and Legal Management Consulting practice. "Adam and Paul's financial services experience is well-suited to support clients in these matters." 

About Duff & Phelps
Duff & Phelps Corporation (NYSE: DUF) is a leading provider of independent financial advisory and investment banking services, supporting client needs principally in the areas of valuation, transactions, financial restructurings and disputes. With more than 1,100 employees serving clients worldwide through offices in North America, Europe and Asia, Duff & Phelps is committed to fulfilling its mission to protect, recover and maximize value for its clients. Investment banking services are provided by Duff & Phelps Securities, LLC. Duff & Phelps Securities, Ltd. is authorized and regulated by The Financial Services Authority. For more information visit www.duffandphelps.com

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