Lincoln Eckhardt is an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) in business valuation, a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) and a Master Analyst of Financial Forensics (MAFF). Mr. Eckhardt is co-leader of FTI Consulting’s Cannabis practice and specializes in valuation and determining economic damages in the cannabis industry. He provides analysis and expert testimony in complex disputes as well as performing valuations for purposes of transactions, capital raises, corporate planning, financial reporting, disputes, and litigation.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Eckhardt was a Principal at Cogence Group, a financial and business valuation firm in Portland, Oregon. Mr. Eckhardt has led numerous engagements involving the valuation of businesses, ownership interests, and intangible assets for mergers and acquisitions, capital raises, pre-IPO analyses, corporate planning, financial reporting, and litigation. Mr. Eckhardt uses his experience in valuation, accounting, and finance to provide analysis and expert testimony in disputes involving breach of contract damages, breach of fiduciary duty claims, shareholder oppression claims, appraisal rights, intellectual property infringement damages, business interruption and destruction, among others.
Mr. Eckhardt is qualified as an expert witness and has provided expert testimony in court, private arbitration panels and deposition. He has assisted legal counsel in preparing for deposition, direct examination, and cross-examination of expert witnesses.
Mr. Eckhardt holds B.A. from Whitman College and an M.B.A. from Portland State University.
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