Christopher F Thornberg

Dr. Christopher F Thornberg

Beacon Economics, LLC
5777 W. Century Blvd., Suite 895
Los Angeles , CA 90045
Office: 424-646-4651

Christopher Thornberg founded Beacon Economics LLC in 2006. Under his leadership the firm has become one of the most respected research organizations in California serving public and private sector clients across the United States. An expert in economics, Dr. Thornberg became nationally known for forecasting the subprime mortgage market crash that began in 2007, and was one of the few economists on record to predict the global economic recession that followed. Dr. Thornberg holds a Ph.D in Business Economics from The Anderson School at UCLA, and a B.S. degree in Business Administration from the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Dr. Thornberg provides expert testimony and litigation support on economic and business issues to law firms of all sizes, by being able to clarify complex business matters and illuminate economic cause-and-effect. Dr. Thornberg has distinguished himself in his commitment to empirical, fact-based analysis through wide-ranging work in the real estate, financial, business, and government spheres. Working for both plaintiffs and defendants, Dr. Thornberg’s reputation for analytical excellence and objectivity to bear on every client’s case, gaining favorable outcomes by applying real world expertise.

Areas of Expertise
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Compensation
  • Economics
  • Labor Economics
  • Lost Profits
  • Real Estate Damages
  • Real Estate Valuation
  • Residential Real Estate


Available Upon Request