Brian M. Carl
- Managing Director
- T: +1 312 428 2672
- 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.A., Economics, Concentration in Finance, St. Olaf College
- Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
- Broader Urban Involvement & Leadership Program (BUILD)
- Tort, Trial, and Insurance Practice Section of ABA (TIPS)
- Claims Management
- Financial & Enterprise Data Analytics
- Insurance Claims Analysis
- Liability Estimation
- Litigation Support & Analytical Services
- Energy, Power & Products
- Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure
Brian Carl is a Managing Director at FTI Consulting, where he leads Chicago’s Financial & Enterprise Data Analytics practice in the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment. For more than 17 years, Mr. Carl has provided financial consulting services to domestic and international companies and their legal counsel. His concentrations have included data analytics, complex insurance claims, dispute resolution, litigation support, and business performance improvement.
Mr. Carl has significant experience in the collection, analysis, and production of financial, transactional, and operational data from disparate sources, and the quantification of damages in complex commercial disputes. He has managed the development and design of rigorous financial models, analytical frameworks, and data management tools to inform stakeholders and key decision-makers in the face of uncertainty.
Mr. Carl also specializes in assisting clients and counsel evaluate and resolve complex insurance claims and related financial disputes. Mr. Carl has significant experience assisting clients quantify the financial impact of asbestos, pollution, and health hazards (APH claims), recover costs from recalcitrant insurers through cash buy-outs and coverage-in-place agreements, and provide support in mediation, arbitration, and litigation. He has prepared, presented, and resolved dozens of major insurance claims, and recovered more than $0.6 billion for clients.
Mr. Carl also has experience in the quantification of lost profits and extra expense associated with first-party business interruption claims. He has provided expert testimony, submitted expert reports in litigation and arbitration, and consulted on a wide range of matters including the development of claim allocation models under a variety of legal theories; insurance asset reconstruction and valuation; estimation of future liabilities; probabilistic risk analyses; management of multi-party settlement proceedings; preparation of robust demand and target ranges, and development of negotiated settlement strategies.
Mr. Carl has served clients in the Automotive, Chemical, Consumer Products, E-Commerce, Hospitality & Gaming, Manufacturing, Rentals & Leasing, Oil & Gas, and Pulp & Paper industries.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Carl was a Director in the Disputes, Claims, and Investigations practice at The Claro Group for more than 8 years. Before that, Mr. Carl was a Manager at LECG in the Global Insurance Claims practice, and was a Senior Consultant with Arthur Andersen in the Financial Advisory Services practice.
Mr. Carl holds a B.A. in economics with an emphasis in finance from St. Olaf College. He is a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), the Tort, Trial and Insurance Practice Section of the American Bar Association (TIPS), and a board member of the Broader Urban Involvement & Leadership Program (BUILD) in Chicago.