David T. Plastino
Practice Leader: Bankruptcy & Restructuring and Co-Leader: Tax Controversy & Transfer Pricing
Mr. Plastino is an expert in financial economics, with over 20 years of finance and consulting experience.
He leads engagements related to bankruptcy, restructuring, tax controversy, and complex litigation. Mr. Plastino regularly advises on corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations, and the formation and restructuring of joint ventures. He specializes in economic and financial analyses, with a particular emphasis on corporate valuation, securities analysis, and complex financial modeling. He also has extensive experience analyzing, valuing, and assessing the credit quality of companies, and regularly advises on the economics of related-party transactions. Mr. Plastino’s clients include leading non-profits, corporations, investment funds, law firms, and government entities.
In addition to his consulting practice, Mr. Plastino is a Lecturer in Finance at the Boston University Questrom School of Business, where he teaches an advanced course in corporate financial management. His research interests focus on the modeling and valuation of privately held companies and illiquid securities. He has published numerous articles and regularly presents to attorneys, corporate managers, law students, and academics.
Prior to joining Brattle, Mr. Plastino spent several years in the national tax department of a Big Four accounting firm and over 13 years at a boutique corporate finance and litigation consulting firm. He is a certified public accountant (CPA) and is Accredited in Business Valuation by the AICPA.