Canada: Arbitration Expert Witnesses 2016
We list 12 specialist expert witnesses in this area who are well known for their experience and expertise in an arbitration setting.
PwC is one of two firms to obtain three listings this year. Domenic Marino “stands out” for his expertise in domestic arbitration matters, according to sources. He particularly focuses on quantification of damages in construction and other commercial disputes. Krista Mooney is noted as a “respected name” for her experience assisting arbitrations with issues concerning forensic accounting and fraud. Eleanor Joy is “highly experienced in valuation” and frequently appears as an expert witness in arbitrations. She is particularly experienced in issues relating to packaging and forestry.
FTI Consulting also has three practitioners listed. Howard Rosen is cited by numerous sources for his “exceptional experience” and as a “well-prepared and thorough” expert. He has truly global expertise and has appeared in more than 100 international arbitrations worldwide. Neal Mizrahi is well regarded for his knowledge of damage quantification and business valuation, with sources highlighting him as “extremely intelligent”. Chris Milburn brings nearly 20 years’ experience in the quantification of economic damage to his regular appearances in arbitrations. His “superb breadth of expertise” includes work in areas such as mining, manufacturing and energy.
Scott Davidson at Duff & Phelps is a “very experienced hand” for business valuation as well as damage quantification. He primarily appears in arbitrations in Canada and the US. At the same firm, the “highly adept” Errol Soriano specialises in quantification of loss and business valuation matters. He has handled over 1000 expert reports over the course of his career.