The Brattle Group is pleased to introduce the exceptional experts who became Brattle principals over the past year. These professionals expand our expertise in antitrust and competition, international arbitration, securities, valuation and commercial damages, tax controversy, and regulatory economics in electricity and telecommunications.

Our new experts are:

Guy Ben-Ishai, New York

Dr. Ben-Ishai has extensive expertise in competition, securities, and product liability matters. Prior to joining The Brattle Group, he completed three years of distinguished public service as a senior government official and the Chief Economist at the New York State’s Attorney General’s Office.

Florin Dorobantu, New York

Dr. Dorobantu specializes in valuation and structured finance issues with a focus on international arbitration. He has testified on damages in cases before the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), and the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA). Dr. Dorobantu has also advised clients in ICSID, London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), and ICC arbitration proceedings, as well as in litigation cases in U.S. federal courts, state courts, and tax courts.

Eliana Garcés, Washington, DC

Dr. Garcés is an economist with broad experience in antitrust enforcement and regulatory design. She was in the cabinet of Vice President Joaquín Almunia, the European Commissioner responsible for competition policy from 2010 to 2014. In that position she supervised antitrust and merger investigations in financial services, information technology, telecommunications, and energy markets.

Chris Polson, Toronto

Mr. Polson advises corporations, governments, and law firms on valuation and commercial damages issues, particularly in connection with securities, tax, and mergers and acquisitions disputes. His valuation expertise covers both the standard valuation of corporations and assets as well as the complex valuation of subsidiaries and financial instruments.

Agustin J. Ros, Boston

Dr. Ros has close to 25 years of experience in regulatory and antitrust economics in network industries such as aviation, energy, postal, telecommunications, and water. He has consulted or testified on topics such as competition analysis and disputes, damages and lost profits, cost of service, demand analysis and forecasting, performance-based ratemaking, and econometric modelling.

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