Contact Information

  • Company: NERA Economic Consulting
  • Phone: (312) 573-2806
  • Website: www.nera.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Economics and Business Valuation

Specialty Focus: Appraisal, Damages, Financial, Intellectual Property, Securities & Investments, Taxes, Transfer Pricing

Education: Ph.D. Economics, West Virginia University; CVA (Certified Valuation Analyst), NACVA (National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts)

Years in Practice: 15+


Additional Information

I specialize in the areas of business and asset valuation and intercompany pricing. I am a testifying expert on economics and business valuation matters. I have provided consulting services for clients in a variety of industries, including agroscience, automotive, banking, biotechnology, high technology, consumer electronics, consumer and industrial products, electric utilities, pharmaceutical, petrochemicals, retail, tobacco, and software development. I have conducted business valuation, including closely held businesses, and valuation of intangible assets held by businesses. I participated in engagements involving various tax controversy proceedings, including advance pricing agreements with tax authorities, appeals, and field tax audits. I performed design of intercompany pricing methodologies, valuation of intangible property transferred in intercompany transactions, including cost sharing arrangements, and preparation of transfer pricing documentation, including master files and local files for different jurisdictions. I provided policy advice to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on various aspects of transfer pricing rules. I have written papers and delivered speeches on various topics related to valuation of intangibles and transfer pricing.