Baltimore, Md. – Ellin & Tucker, the public accounting and business consulting firm, announced today that R. Chris Rosenthal, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA, AEP, a director in the firm’s Forensic and Valuation Services (FVS) Group, was selected to write for Lost Profits Damages: Principals, Methods and Applications, a 700+ page guide for damages analysts and attorneys about lost profits and lost business value methods and applications. Rosenthal’s chapter, “The Expert Report”, discusses the role damage experts play in commercial litigation matters, the elements of an effective written expert report at trial, and the legal and suggested requirements of an expert report. The book was published November 2017 and can be purchased here.
Published by Jim Hitchner’s Valuation Products and Services, Lost Profits provides relevant legal and academic principles, analyzes alternative methods and their nuances, and incorporates scholarly writings and key court decisions influencing the calculation of lost profits and lost business value damages. With more than 30 years of experience in the forensic, damages and valuation services profession, Rosenthal was tapped to be a contributing author due to his industry expertise and longstanding history of writing about, speaking about and advising clients on commercial litigation issues. Rosenthal is responsible for hundreds of domestic and international commercial damage and valuation engagements throughout the United States, Europe, South America and the Middle East. He has extensive experience preparing expert reports and providing testimony in federal, state and international courts, and specializes in complex commercial damages, valuation, intellectual property and forensic accounting assignments. Zachary Reichenbach, CFA, CPA/ABV, a member of Ellin & Tucker’s FVS Group, also contributed to the chapter.
With one of the largest Forensic & Valuation Services Groups in the mid-Atlantic, Ellin & Tucker has decades of experience handling both dispute and non-dispute matters including intellectual property cases, business valuations for estate and gift tax issues, fraud investigations, fair value assignments from ASC 805 and 820, dissenting shareholder matters and more. Ellin & Tucker has also successfully provided expert testimony for hundreds of complex litigation matters around the world.
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Founded in 1946, Ellin & Tucker (www.ellinandtucker.com) is a leading CPA firm headquartered in Baltimore, Md. that specializes in accounting, auditing, consulting, forensics and valuation, and tax services. As the fifth largest accounting firm in Greater Baltimore, Ellin & Tucker employs more than 120 people in offices in Baltimore City and Washington D.C., and serves national and international clients through its affiliation with DFK International/USA, a top 10 international association of independent, full-service accounting firms and business advisors in major geographic and economic centers throughout the U.S. and around the world.