Thomas M. Neches, CPA

Thomas Neches & Company LLP
633 West 5th Street, Suite 2800
Los Angeles , CA 90071-2039
Office: 213-624-8150
Fax: 213-223-2304

Introduction

Mr. Thomas Neches provides expert testimony, forensic accounting, business valuation and computer database analysis.

Mr. Neches areas of expertise are:
Expert Testimony
Forensic Accounting
Business Valuation
Computer Database Analysis
Certified Public Accountant
Certified Valuation Analyst
Certified Fraud Examiner
Accredited in Business Valuation
Damages
Lost Profit
Lost Business Value
Lost Earnings
Reasonable Royalty
Piercing the Corporate Veil
Antitrust
Breach of Contract
Fraud
Intellectual Property
Lender Liability
Personal Injury
Wrongful Termination
Banking
Entertainment
Insurance
Manufacturing
Retail
Securities
Wholesale


Areas of Expertise

  • Banking
  • Business
  • Business Interruption
  • Business Valuation
  • Copyrights
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Law & Legal
  • Patents
  • Securities
  • Stocks & Bonds
  • Trademarks

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: CPA/ABV, CVA, CFE
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
California Society of CPAs
National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
American Statistican Society
American Bar Association
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Adjunct Professor, Loyola Law School
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No.
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: 500++
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Accounting, damages, business valuation, lost profits, database analysis, statistical analysis
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 50%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 50%
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: Approximately 100
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: December 2003
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: Approximately 30
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: Approximately 30
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 19
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Consulting, expert testimony, Rule 26 reports, accounting analysis
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: 425
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: 425
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: 425
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: 425
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Costs incurred

References

Jeffrey H. Dasteel, Esquire
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
300 South Grand Avenue
34th Floor
Los Angeles, California 90071-3144
(213) 687-5206
JDasteel@skadden.com

Paul J. Hall, Esquire
Nixon Peabody
Two Embarcadero Center, Suite 2700
San Francisco, California 94111
(415) 984-8266
PHall@nixonpeabody.com

Jack I. Samet, Esquire
Baker & Hostetler
333 South Grand Avenue
Suite 1800
Los Angeles, California 90071-1523
(213) 975-1770
JSamet@bakerlaw.com