Governance, Risk, Investigations and Disputes
Combined Duff & Phelps and Kroll disputes, investigations, cyber, business intelligence, cross-border restructuring and other advisory.
Seth Fliegler is a managing director in the New York and Morristown, NJ offices and is part of the Disputes Consulting practice. He has more than 15 years of experience assisting clients and testifying as an expert on business valuation and economic and financial analyses, particularly within the financial services industry. Seth has been involved in numerous dispute matters advising clients on a wide variety of topics, including valuation, solvency, commercial and economic damages, and fraud investigations. Seth also has experience in antitrust and intellectual property litigation consulting from his prior work at an economic consulting firm.
Currently, he is leading the analytical team supporting Duff & Phelps' testifying expert retained to serve on behalf of the Trustee for the substantively-consolidated SIPA Liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC to analyze the world's largest Ponzi scheme.
Seth has testified and consulted in a broad range of industries and matters, including the following sample engagements:
Commercial Damages/Breach of Contract:
Solvency Analyses/Fraudulent Transfers:
Seth is a frequent author and has published articles focusing on business valuation.
Prior to joining Duff & Phelps, he was a vice president in the Global Equities New Product Development group of Banc of America Securities (BAS). Prior to BAS, Seth was a senior economic analyst in the Policy and Analysis division of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, where he focused on domestic and international capital policy, including membership on various international regulatory committees addressing Basel II. He received his MBA in finance at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and his M.A. in international studies from the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania. Seth received his B.A. in economics and French, magna cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania. He’s also a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and Master Analyst in Financial Forensics (MAFF).
Expert analysis to help clients understand, prevent and manage fraud.
Providing expert analysis and testimony in the context of litigation, arbitration and other commercial disputes.
Industry and technical insights to win disputes related to contractual, fiduciary or related obligations.
Expert consulting and testifying services related to post-acquisition purchase price disputes.
Assessing debtor’s solvency across a wide range of contexts.
Assistance with complex securities litigation.