New role creates improved go-to-market legal strategies and positions for stronger collaboration with key industries
Navigant (NYSE: NCI) today announced David Tortorello as the new segment leader for its Disputes, Investigations & Economics business.
A legal expert with a successful track record as leader of the Firm’s construction practice, Tortorello has a deep understanding of the discovery, disputes and investigations process, having testified in dozens of cases on behalf of global clientele. Tortorello’s tenure with Navigant has been marked by global growth of the construction practice with an expanded presence in the Middle East and Asia, including office openings in Singapore, Dubai and Qatar.
“David brings tremendous impact to our broader legal business having led the growth of a vibrant construction consulting practice through outstanding client relationships, impeccable delivery and building a global foundation of professionals,” stated Lee Spirer, executive vice president & global business leader. “Establishing this leadership position solidifies our commitment to serving the legal community and provides a clear point of alignment to leverage the expertise resident in our industry groups on behalf of our legal clients.”
Navigant’s Disputes, Investigations & Economics segment delivers vital forensic accounting, information security, risk management, compliance, legal technology and economic analysis expertise to clients navigating complex projects, transactions, investigations and litigation.
“I am excited to lead a larger global team that consistently delivers breakthrough value and sound insights to clients worldwide,” said Tortorello. “In today’s contentious and unpredictable business environment, we will be focused on expanding the breadth and depth of our solutions serving the global legal sector broadly and particularly in our key industries, such as healthcare, construction, energy and financial services.”
Tortorello has more than 30 years of disputes and investigations experience, with a specific emphasis on the areas of construction claims analysis, cost analysis, engineering design, project management, and scheduling.