CALCULATION OF DAMAGES
Industry: Professional Services
Nature of Case: Litigation
Issue: Classic case of "relationship" partner disputing "accounting" partner's allocation of firm assets and income.
SCG Impact: Reviewed the allocation calculation and support provided, identified unsubstantiated accounting transactions resulting in nearly $1M damages award to client. Trial judge stated "Plaintiff presented expert testimony from Mr. Sargent and Defendants presented testimony from their rebuttal expert … During the trial, the Court found the testimony of Mr. Sargent more reliable".