Dr. Huffman is an experienced manager of high-profile legal and advisory projects focused on securities-related litigation and federal investigations into publicly traded firms.

Across a broad array of business transaction disputes, Dr. Huffman consults with clients on valuations, mergers and acquisitions, bankruptcies, distressed investments, regulatory investigations, transfer pricing matters, shareholder litigations, and more. She has served as a subject matter expert on federal investigations into white collar crime and financial reporting fraud, including intangible asset valuation and impairment, revenue recognition, and the accounting for derivative liabilities.

Dr. Huffman leverages her unique expertise and experience to manage teams of research analysts, client relationships, and business development. In her consulting work, she structures client problems using economic and financial models and econometric and statistical analyses.

Prior to joining Brattle, Dr. Huffman was awarded a competitive fellowship with the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC’s) Division of Economic and Risk Analysis. There, she worked with the Division of Enforcement on detecting financial reporting frauds and with the Office of Litigation Economics on SEC-related litigation. She was previously an Assistant Professor at Tulane University’s Freeman School of Business.

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The University of Utah, David Eccles School of Business, PhD, Business Administration

Washington University in St. Louis, BA, Economics (cum laude with honors)