Brian Carl earns recognition from peers as “a smart and very driven” insurance expert who is “able to distil large volumes of data and make sense of it, then describe the most salient facts and figures to your case”.
For more than 20 years, Mr Carl has served clients by providing consulting services to companies and law firms, with a focus on event-driven situations. He specialises in providing data and analytical services in connection with litigation, insurance claims, risk transfers, and internal investigations.
Mr Carl has experience performing complex quantitative analyses in commercial disputes and collecting, analysing and producing financial, transactional and operational data from disparate sources to develop relevant insights. He has managed the design and development of rigorous financial models, analytical frameworks and data management tools to inform stakeholders and advise decision-makers in the face of uncertainty.
Mr Carl also specialises in evaluating and resolving complex claims and related disputes, and has significant experience quantifying the financial impact of asbestos, pollution, human health hazard (lead-based paint, benzene, silica), pharmaceutical, and other product liability claims. He has experience calculating lost profits and extra expense associated with business interruption claims. He has prepared, presented and resolved dozens of major claims and recovered more than US$1 billion for his clients.
Mr Carl has provided expert testimony in depositions, submitted expert reports in litigation and arbitration, supported testifying experts and attorneys, and consulted on a range of matters, including the management, collection, analysis and reconciliation of structured data systems, the development of claim allocation models under various legal theories; the reconstruction and valuation of insurance assets; the estimation and evaluation of future liabilities; probabilistic risk analyses; quantitative efforts to develop robust demand and target recovery ranges, and the development of negotiated settlement strategies with counsel to optimise recoveries.
Mr Carl has served clients in the automotive, chemical, consumer products, e-Commerce, financial services, fintech, hospitality, insurance, gaming, manufacturing, oil & gas, pulp & paper, retail, and rental & leasing industries.