- Managing Director
- Forensic & Litigation Consulting
- T: +1 312 252 4034
- F: +1 312 759 8119
- 227 West Monroe Street
- Suite 900
- Chicago, IL, 60606
- United States
- T: +1 312 759 8100
- F: +1 312 759 8119
- B.S., Accountancy and Finance, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
- Certified Public Accountant, Illinois
- Accredited in Business Valuation by the AICPA
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Illinois CPA Society
- Commercial Damages Analysis
- Business Valuation
- Post-Acquisition Disputes
- Breach of Contract
- Intellectual Property
Brent Miller is a Managing Director in FTI Consulting’s Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment and is based in Chicago. He is a Certified Public Accountant and Accredited in Business Valuation by the AICPA. Mr. Miller joined FTI Consulting in January 2007 after graduating from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign with Highest Honors in December of 2006. He holds Bachelor’s degrees in both Accountancy and Finance.
Mr. Miller has worked on numerous matters related to business valuation and corporate solvency. He has performed business valuations to support both plaintiffs and defendants in breach of fiduciary duty, appraisal rights, and contractual dispute litigations. He has worked on multiple matters related to the healthcare industry, including valuing a healthcare services company for a dissenting shareholder stemming from a $3 billion public company acquisition and calculating Benefit of the Bargain damages related to misstatements in the financial statements of companies acquired for amounts in excess of $150 million. He has also valued businesses in the pharmaceutical manufacturing, cosmetics, telecommunications, and aviation components industries, among others.
Mr. Miller develops and teaches internal courses on business valuation for FTI Consulting employees and has lectured on business valuation issues for BVR and Securities Docket. He has also utilized accounting and valuation principles to analyze issues related to whether a corporation was rendered insolvent by distributions.
Mr. Miller has also worked extensively on business interruption, breach of contract, post-acquisition dispute, and dissenting shareholder cases. He has calculated lost profits and diminution-in-value in a variety of industries, including the medical device, pharmaceutical, car dealership, and technology industries. He has also advised parties engaged in post-acquisition disputes related to Net Working Capital adjustments. In another matter, he was involved in demonstrating that no Material Adverse Change occurred between the signing of an agreement and the date that the agreement would take effect.
Mr. Miller also has experience in numerous intellectual property disputes, including work in patent and trade secret litigation. He has evaluated and analyzed lost profits, reasonable royalty, and unjust enrichment claims. He has performed various forms of research and analysis related to intellectual property damages, including market research, identification and analysis of comparable licensing rates, general financial analysis, other analysis of Georgia-Pacific and Panduit factors, and analysis of subject company financial metrics compared to competitors to determine whether the subject company’s financial metrics demonstrate the existence of trade secrets.