FTI Consulting Tops List With Five Expert Witnesses Recognized
WASHINGTON, July 8, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that five of its intellectual property professionals within the Company's Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment were among the list of industry leaders honored in the fourth edition of Intellectual Asset Management ("IAM") magazine's Patent 1000 – The World's Leading Patent Professionals guide.
The IAM Patent 1000 – The World's Leading Patent Professionals is a unique guide that identifies the top patent practitioners in key jurisdictions around the globe. Over a period of five months, IAM conducted more than 1,500 telephone interviews with numerous attorneys at law, patent attorneys and in-house counsel to gather market intelligence on the leading players in the field. Individuals qualify for a listing in the IAM Patent 1000 – The World's Leading Patent Professionals guide when they receive sufficient positive feedback from peers and clients with knowledge of their practice and the market within which they operate. The FTI Consulting professionals named to this year's list include, Carrie Distler, Chris Gerardi and Brian Napper, and for the second year in a row, Stephen Prowse, Ph.D. and Vincent Thomas – all Senior Managing Directors at the firm.
"FTI Consulting being recognized with so many of our professionals on this influential list is a testament to the outstanding service our intellectual property professionals provide clients, and we are proud to lead the way with our five inductees," said Neal Hochberg, Global Leader of the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment at FTI Consulting. "FTI Consulting is able to work on global, multi-jurisdictional cases thanks to the depth of expertise that our highly knowledgeable and respected intellectual property experts possess. Each of our honorees' work is of the finest caliber, deserving of this admirable distinction."
The Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment provides corporations, governments and law firms around the globe with the industry's most complete range of multidisciplinary, independent dispute advisory, investigative, data acquisition/analysis and forensic accounting services. FTI Consulting professionals combine end-to-end capabilities with unmatched qualifications when clients face high stakes litigation, arbitration and compliance investigations and regulatory scrutiny. The Company's Forensic & Litigation Consulting services are offered through a global network of 53 offices.
The complete listing of the IAM Patent 1000 – The World's Leading Patent Professionals in the United States can be accessed here.
About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 4,400 employees located in 26 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management, strategic communications and restructuring. The Company generated $1.76 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2014. For more information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.