Today, Navigant (NYSE: NCI) announced 39 senior professionals from the Firm’s Disputes, Forensics & Legal Technology segment have been recognized in the first edition of Who’s Who Legal: Consulting Experts, the authoritative guide of leading global professionals specializing in economic, forensic, and litigation consulting as well as transactional services. Additionally, Navigant was named as one of only eight firms to earn the “most highly regarded firms” designation.
“Navigant professionals are second-to-none when it comes to helping organizations and their counsel address some of today’s most complex legal matters, no matter the industry or where a dispute may be taking place,” said Dave Tortorello, leader of Navigant’s Disputes, Forensics & Legal Technology segment. “This outstanding recognition is a testament to the quality and reputation of our professionals, the strength of our team, and the value we deliver each day for our clients.”
Navigant’s 39 honorees are based in offices throughout Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and the U.S., and serve clients around the world. Nominations are based upon independent survey analysis from global general counsel and private practice lawyers conducted by Who’s Who Legal. Specialists who have met independent, international research criteria are recognized for their strong personal contributions to the industry in this annual guide.
The following Navigant experts were recognized in the respective categories:
Construction – Quantum and Delay
Experts who advise clients on financial and construction project matters that lead to disputes, commonly addressed in arbitration.
Economic Consulting – Competition Economists
Experts who act for, and advise on, large merger and acquisition matters frequently arising from competition and governmental authorities initiating challenges and investigations.
Economic Consulting – Quantum of Damages
Experts who provide damages assessment and help address complex commercial and investment treaty disputes in international arbitration matters often arising from acquisitions and disposals, increased market complexities, and cross-border investments.
Forensics and Litigation Consulting – Accountants
Accounting experts who apply forensic and investigative expertise on various matters, including Foreign Corrupt Practices Act violations, whistleblower allegations, accounting fraud, financial misstatements, and other areas of alleged corruption.
Forensics and Litigation Consulting – Digital
Experts who serve corporations and legal counsel on information risk matters, including e-discovery, digital forensics, analytics, and cybersecurity.