Key Coleman, CPA, CFA, CPCU, ARe Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Litigation Economic & Forensic Consulting Group LLC
  • Phone: 215 779-5452
  • Cell: 847 710-0074
  • Website: www.lefcg.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Business Damages and Insurance

Specialty Focus: Economic Damages, General Business Damages, Accounting Issues, Agent/Broker, Employment, Insurance, Lost Profits, Reinsurance Damages, Underwriting, Claims, Force Placed Insurance, Managing General Agency MGA/TPA Examinations, PEOs, Agent Errors & Omissions E&O, Insurance Forensic Accounting, PEOs

Education: MBA - Finance, Emory University; BA - Economics, University of the South; Accounting graduate level courses, UCLA Extension

Years in Practice: 22

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 9


Additional Information

Key Coleman is a damages expert, who works in a variety of industries. For more than 22 years, Key has focused his efforts on forensics, disputes, damages and expert testimony. Key's background is unusual in that he has a deep understanding of many of the functional areas that lead to disputes, including: sales, operations, accounting and finance. One of Key's specialties is the analysis of damages in insurance or reinsurance disputes. He is one of the few experts nationwide who hold both the CPA and the CPCU designations. Key serves clients nationwide from Greater Philadelphia, but spent the bulk of his career in Chicago where he held high level positions at Grant Thornton LLP and LECG/Smart in their disputes practice. Prior to that, he was a Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where for more than 11 years he provided forensic dispute analysis, damages analysis and investigative work. Prior to his consulting career, Key worked more than eight years for an insurance carrier. An abbreviated list of his specialties would include: • Accounting analysis • Agencies, Brokers • Business Damages • Claims analysis • Commercial Disputes • Directors & Officers (D&O) • Economic Damages • Employment Damages • Errors & Omission (E&O) • Force Placed Insurance • Forensic Accounting and Investigations • Investment Advisor • Manufacturing Damages • MGA/TPA Inspections • PEOs • Reinsurance • Run-off, Insolvency • Underwriting • Workers’ Compensation By taking the time to understand the context of each dispute, Key is able to provide unique insights to his clients.