Robert Trout, Ph.D.

Senior Associate

Dr. Trout is a leading authority in the field of business valuations and the application of finance, statistics and economics to matters of litigation. His prior work in litigation economics includes commercial and securities lawsuits, intellectual property and patent litigation, antitrust economics, along with tax cases and the regulation of businesses. He has authored numerous refereed, scholarly journal articles in publications such as the Journal of Forensic Economics, Journal of Legal Economics and Litigation Economics Review. He is the former managing editor of Litigation Economics Review. Dr. Trout is a former vice-president and member of the board of directors of the National Association of Forensic Economists. He is also a former professor of finance at the University of California. He has a Ph.D. in financial economics from the Anderson School of Management at U.C.L.A., and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).

Specializations: Forensic Economics, Business Valuation, Finance, Investments and Statistics