BRG Professionals among Leading Expert Witnesses in Global Arbitration Review's GAR 100

EMERYVILLE, CA--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) - Four experts from global strategic advisory and expert consulting firm Berkeley Research Group were ranked among the world's foremost expert witnesses in the tenth edition of Global Arbitration Review's GAR 100. GAR placed BRG as the leading firm for the average dollar value of claims and second for median value of claims.

Per GAR, BRG's international arbitration capability greatly increased with the opening of its London office three years ago, when Managing Director Daniel Ryan, head of the London office, joined the firm. Managing Director David Saunders, a valuations and damages expert, has frequently provided oral testimony. Richard Boulton QC is chair of BRG UK and was appointed Queen's Counsel in 2011. Managing Director Heiko Ziehms is a disputes specialist in the fields of mergers and acquisitions, construction and insolvency. Boulton was named among the "Most Highly Regarded Individuals -- Europe" and Ryan, Saunders and Ziehms were each recognized in Who's Who Legal: Arbitration 2017.

GAR ranked BRG at the top of its table for average value of claims -- US$1.4 billion -- and second for median value of claims -- US$500 million. The firm provides expert testimony in matters including construction, energy, financial and general commercial.

About Berkeley Research Group, LLC

Berkeley Research Group, LLC ( is a leading global strategic advisory and expert consulting firm that provides independent advice, data analytics, authoritative studies, expert testimony, investigations, and regulatory and dispute consulting to Fortune 500 corporations, financial institutions, government agencies, major law firms and regulatory bodies around the world. BRG experts and consultants combine intellectual rigor with practical, real-world experience and an in-depth understanding of industries and markets. Their expertise spans economics and finance, data analytics and statistics, and public policy in many of the major sectors of our economy, including healthcare, banking, information technology, energy, construction and real estate. BRG is headquartered in Emeryville, California, with offices across the United States and in Asia, Australia, Canada, Latin America, the Middle East and the United Kingdom.