New York – NEW YORK – Trial strategy consulting firm DOAR announced today that Jo Ellen Livingston has joined the company’s ranks as a Managing Director in the trial consulting practice.Dr. Livingston is one of the country’s most experienced and respected jury consultants having consulted on over 800 cases over the past 25 years. She has provided trial strategy consulting, pre-trial research, witness preparation, jury selection and trial observation in white collar criminal, mass tort, products liability, environmental, intellectual property and a wide range of commercial litigation matters for... Read Full Article >
NEW YORK – Trial strategy consulting firm DOAR announced today that the company’s shareholders have bought back private equity firm Veronis Suhler Stevenson’s stake in the company.
DOAR provides trial strategy consulting and related services for individuals, law firms and corporations involved in high stakes civil, regulatory and white collar criminal litigation. The initial investment by Veronis Suhler Stevenson (VSS) occurred in 2005 with additional investments used to fund growth through the addition of new lines of business and acquisitions.
“VSS has been a terrific...Read Full Article >
New York, NY: DOAR is delighted for Raoul Weil and congratulates Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer attorneys Aaron Marcu, Kimberly Zelnick, Charline Yim and Charlie Jacobs, Kobre & Kim attorneys Matthew Menchel and Adriana Rivere-Badell, and their trial teams on the acquittal of Raoul Weil, the Swiss banking executive from UBS charged in a conspiracy to defraud the IRS. After a trial in Federal court in Fort Lauderdale, Florida that lasted more than two weeks, jurors deliberated for only about an hour before returning their not guilty...Read Full Article >
New York, NY: DOAR congratulates Daniel Gitner, Derek Chan, Michael Longyear, and the Lankler Siffert & Wohl LLP trial team for their outstanding defense of Rengan Rajaratnam in a closely watched SDNY insider trading case that is sure to have reverberations throughout the legal community.
On Tuesday, July 8, 2014, after less than 4 hours of deliberations, a federal jury acquitted former Galleon Group LLC manager, Rengan Rajaratnam, of a single conspiracy count, thus ending the government’s five-year winning streak in insider trading...Read Full Article >