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Expert & Dispute Resolution

There are many ways in which we can contribute to the successful resolution of a dispute

Valuations

We regularly provide expert testimony in disputes involving the valuation of businesses, projects and products.  We have valuation experience in a range of dispute resolution forums including litigation, arbitration and expert determination.

We have acted in a diverse range of cases involving valuation including post transaction, commercial and shareholder disputes, and investment treaty cases.  We have experience in analysing, modelling and valuing businesses in a variety of complex situations and in diverse industries and regions.  We also regularly provide sensitivity and scenario analysis as part of matters

We adapt the scope of work and the methodologies applied to match the context of the case and issues in contention.  Our in-depth knowledge and understanding of current issues in valuation practice and cost of capital analysis, mean that we can provide clear and reliable advice and opinions.  We collaborate with other (industry and economic) experts to ensure coherence of the valuation aspects of the case and the development of a robust opinion.

Examples of our recent work include:

  • Advising on the value of the minority shareholding of a UK hotel group in litigation for unfair prejudice.
  • Gave evidence on behalf of the Claimants in a SCC arbitration relating to a diminution of value of an oil and gas company caused by the breach of a shareholder agreement.
  • Valuing a put option in an expert determination under appointment as the expert under the ICAEW President’s Appointment Scheme.
  • Valuation of a company in the CIS steel sector as part of a breach of warranty claim.

If you would like to find out more about our experience in valuation disputes, please contact any of our partners.