Neil Eisgruber is a Director in the Dispute Consulting group. Neil has provided dispute advisory services focusing on intellectual property in both dispute and valuation contexts. He has been actively involved in providing a broad range of financial advice to trial lawyers throughout the dispute process, including matters involving patent infringement, trademark infringement, misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of contract, and forensic accounting.
Neil has ten years of experience providing consulting and litigation support services, including expert testimony, to clients ranging from small businesses to multi-national companies and law firms. He is experience includes assisting clients through provision of damages analysis, valuation analysis, forensic analysis, industry and technical research, and analysis of large, complex data sets. Neil manages all aspects of the valuation and/or damages calculation process. In doing so, he creates document discovery requests, identifies key documents and relevant issues, analyzes and models financial and economic data, creates damages and valuation models, drafts expert reports, creates trial demonstratives, and prepares expert witnesses for deposition and trial.
Neil's prior experience includes the analysis software and creation trial demonstratives in support of trade secret misappropriation claims and performing computer forensic evidence collection and analysis at SunBlock Systems. In addition, he has experience as a software engineer at IMAKE Software and Services, where he designed, created, tested, and supported software products used in the distribution of digital media.