T.A. Myers & Co. specializes in forensic accounting, litigation support and consulting services. T.A. Myers & Co. is available to provide subcontracted forensic research as undisclosed, nontestifying consultants, on behalf of the engaging law firm. In this capacity, we assist with forensic analysis to rebut opposing experts, prepare and/or support complex litigation pleadings, and provide forensic litigation analysis in connection with case issues. In these types of engagements, we render services at the direction of the law firm and do not provide expert testimony at trial or deposition. T.A. Myers & Co. provides litigation support at substantially discounted rates, which can be marked-up by the retaining law firm to standard industry rates.
T.A. Myers & Co. non-testifying litigation support consulting services can facilitate optimal law firm client service by:
- Providing state-of-the-art, industry-specific research and analysis to buttress case specific theories based on the particular facts and circumstances;
- Assisting with development and articulation of case pleadings;
- Facilitating client advocacy in settlement negotiations;
- Researching rebuttal of opposing party arguments and expert opinions;
- Developing theories and specific avenues of testimony for hand-off to your testifying expert; and
- Augmenting law firm revenues through the markup of T.A. Myers & Co. subcontracted wholesale services while, at the same time, reducing overall cost to the client and optimizing the communication of client positions.
T.A. Myers & Co. may provide expert witness services, as designated, in particular complex litigation matters. The scope of our expert services is comprehensive and can extend to a number of industry-specific contexts. We work with a broad base of academic affiliates and other cooperating experts that can provide expertise in testimony regarding numerous complex financial subjects.
Our expert witnesses frequently testify in high-profile litigations concerning a variety of complex financial, economic, and accounting-related issues. T.A. Myers & Co. has provided testimony and analysis in numerous notable cases, including critical testimony at trial for the Securities and Exchange Commission, in a landmark case against a major bank, dealing with false and misleading disclosures in the SEC filings, as well as a case of first impression against a prominent investment banker for aiding and abetting the fraud of the underwriting issuer. During the past decade, T.A. Myers & Co. has provided expert witness or litigation consultation services in high profile litigations involving AIG, Ambac, Bank of America, Bear Stearns, Citigroup, Countrywide, HSBC, JP Morgan Chase, KeyCorp, MBIA, McGraw-Hill, Merrill Lynch, Moody's, Royal Bank of Canada, Royal Bank of Scotland, UBS, Wachovia, Enron, Bank of China, and Bernie Madoff.
T.A. Myers & Co. has provided training services to virtually every segment of the financial services industry and its regulators, on a wide range of topics including prudent commercial and mortgage lending policies and procedures, problem asset management, directors and officers liability, commercial fraud, securities fraud, and structured finance. We have provided detailed training seminars for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the United States Secret Service, the United States Department of Justice, the United States Attorney General's Office, the Federal Reserve, the American Bankers Association, the Office of Comptroller of Currency, Office of Thrift Supervision, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, National Credit Union Administration, and the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council.