Mergers & Acquisition Litigation


Compass Lexecon’s expert economists provide advice and testimony in litigation relating to mergers & acquisitions (M&A) in every industry, applying cutting-edge analytic techniques.

Our work typically involves evaluating economic incentives and the impact of decisions made by directors, management, activist investors, and other stakeholders. Our economic experts have testified in a wide range of M&A related matters, including:

  • Appraisal proceedings, including Delaware appraisal actions
  • Allegations of breaches of fiduciary duty
  • Corporate governance disputes
  • Material adverse effect disputes
  • Transactions with complex structures
  • Proxy contests
  • Voting issues
  • Due diligence

Compass Lexecon’s roster of M&A experts can evaluate all aspects of an M&A transaction in any industry. We constantly update our techniques in line with current research and trends in M&A economics.

With a successful track record in some of the world’s largest, most complex, and most high-profile M&A transactions, our economic consultants are in demand by clients who need guidance or testimony in their own matters. 


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