Director, Disputes and Investigations

Duff & Phellps, LLC   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Financial Services


15+ years

Posted 397 days ago


  • Managing staff members to ensure engagement execution that will support thorough and grounded expert opinions and/or provide quality consulting services to attorneys within established timeframes
  • Providing guidance to attorneys on key financial and business issues
  • Obtaining a thorough understanding of the drivers that affect value and creditworthiness of the subject company
  • Developing and/or evaluating damages claims and calculations
  • Creating financial models, cash flow analysis, completing business related valuations, and other analyses as dictated by the needs of the client company or transaction
  • Reviewing internal and external communications, including client proposals and expert reports
  • Marketing services both to internal partners and external clients, developing client networks, and supporting efforts in developing and executing sales and marketing strategies
  • Delivering presentations to potential clients
  • Managing client relationships; identifying and developing opportunities to enhance relationships with existing clients/contacts and new potential business
  • Recruiting, training, developing and evaluating professional and administrative staff
  • Identifying cross-marketing opportunities within and across Duff & Phelps practice areas
  • Managing teams of all levels of professional staff to ensure effective professional time utilization
  • Demonstrating support in advancing company and office objectives of profitability, professionalism and teamwork with colleagues and clients


  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Economics, Finance, Accounting, or Statistics; or an MBA
  • Minimum of 15years’ experience in providing disputes and/or investigations
  • Previous testimony experience in dispute matters
  • Time management, organization skills and ability to work as part of a team, as well as independently, in order to provide outstanding client service in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and communicate areas in which additional or other services may be beneficial to clients
  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven mathematical and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated computer proficiency and ability to maximize applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to travel, as needed

Job ID 17000716