Chris has over 25 years of forensic and investigative accounting experience, focusing on complex commercial disputes, business valuations and economic damages. He is a Partner at the firm’s St. Louis office and is a member of MDD’s Intellectual Property team.
Chris has been involved in hundreds of engagements across a wide range of industries in the U.S., evaluating and quantifying economic damages. He specializes in matters related to business disputes, builders’ risk & soft costs, commercial damages, fidelity, personal injury & wrongful death, products liability and recall, lost profits, fraud & investigations and intellectual property.
He has provided expert witness testimony in numerous cases involving breach of contract, business valuations, lost profits, benefit of the bargain disputes, damage claims and construction accounting. He has assisted legal counsel in every phase of the litigation process from pre-litigation settlement discussions through trial testimony.
He was engaged to assist in the U.S. government’s mandated dealership termination arbitrations in 2010 and has also served as the forensic accounting expert on dozens of complex cases involving the financial condition and economic viability of dealers around the Midwest.
He has also conducted seminars on topics related to business valuations, lost profits, trade secrets, construction delay damages, personal injury, intellectual property damages, and other forensic accounting topics. In 2014, Chris was a panel speaker at the London Power Forum on complex construction delay damages.
Chris is a graduate of the University of Missouri – St. Louis.