Steve LaPenna is a Director and part of the Financial Services Disputes group within Navigant’s Disputes and Investigations practice. He specializes in performing consulting services for clients involved in various types of economic and commercial disputes, as well as, government investigations stemming from the recent credit crisis. This includes several large scale mortgage loan origination and servicing reviews in response to representation and warranty claims.
Steve has also led several large and small consulting engagements requiring complex data analysis, financial modeling, transaction tracing, financial industry research and document reviews. Steve has assisted counsel through discovery phases, drafted affirmative and rebuttal expert reports, prepared witnesses for deposition and trial testimony, and developed trial demonstratives. Serving clients and their counsel in both private and public sectors, Steve has provided technical analyses and litigation support across a variety of industries, including banking, insurance, real estate, hospitality and various service entities.