ERISA Litigation


Compass Lexecon’s economic experts have a proven track record of successful testimony and litigation in support of both plaintiffs and defendants in relation to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA).

Drawing on this comprehensive experience, our economic experts assist clients with all phases of ERISA litigation and the varied issues that arise, including analysis of:

  • Class certification
  • Prudence
  • Fees and expenses
  • Fund performance
  • Damages

In evaluating ERISA claims, our experience with processing and analyzing complex data sets is unparalleled. Compass Lexecon originated the concept of analyzing data on participant holdings and transaction data to evaluate potential conflicts between class members.

Our economic experts have developed sophisticated techniques to assess relative fund performance on a participant-by-participant and plan-wide basis.

Compass Lexecon’s economic consulting analyses have been cited favorably in a number of judicial opinions, and consistently lead our clients to successful outcomes.


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