Bates White’s Finance Practice provides financial and economic advisory services to law firms, financial institutions, corporations, and government agencies throughout North America. We specialize in the areas of consumer finance and high-stakes financial economics and securities matters. Our experts have significant experience with providing expert testimony, litigation support, and consulting services, and we are known for developing creative and effective solutions to help our clients solve complex economic, legal, and strategic issues.
Fundamental to our approach is close collaboration between leading financial and economic experts with senior industry executives. This approach results in a deep understanding of the challenges facing our clients, while providing the sophistication needed for rigorous analytical solutions. Our experts have played critical roles in several complex, precedent-setting disputes and transactions. Key to our success is that we offer clients an unmatched level of fact-based, quantitative analysis and strategic advice. Our experts not only focus on rigorous analysis but also place strong emphasis on effective communication. Clear and concise communication of our opinions is a hallmark of our expert and litigation support services.
“I worked closely with Bates White for more than three years on Enron ‘MegaClaims’ litigation. Dr. Bernheim and his team of economists provided us with analyses that were incredibly thoughtful and rigorous that contributed significantly to our client’s success. Their dedication, creativity, and responsiveness were unbeatable.”
~Cliff Elgarten, Partner, Crowell & Moring
- Karl Snow speaks on credit default swaps (CDS) at the 6th annual IQPC Securities Litigation ConferenceNew York, NY, June 10, 2009 – June 11, 2009
- New York, NY, November 18, 2008 – November 19, 2008
- New York, NY, March 18, 2008 – March 19, 2008