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BRG Professionals Among Leading Forensic Accountants and Digital Forensic Experts in the International Who's Who Legal: Investigations 2016

March 17, 2016

Six BRG experts were ranked among the world’s foremost forensic accountants and digital forensic experts in the International Who’s Who Legal: Investigations 2016. Nominee selection is based on comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are included.

Chicago Managing Director Peggy Daley was highlighted as one of the most highly respected nominees in Who’s Who Legal’s research overall, and there is “no-one more experienced or better qualified.” She has over 25 years of experience in investigations, data analytics, dispute resolution and regulatory compliance for multinational corporations.

Managing Director Michael Bandemer and Director Geoffrey “Geo” Brown, based in BRG’s San Diego office, are both very well regarded in California, according to the guide. Bandemer regularly serves as a testifying digital forensics expert in high-stakes litigation and high-profile investigations. He has served as a court-appointed neutral and provided expert testimony at deposition, arbitration and in federal and state court in over 60 instances across the country. Brown has extensive experience leading highly sensitive and complex computer forensic, eDiscovery and data analytic investigations.

In London, Managing Director Alexander Carte was described as “unbelievably skilled” and a “joy to work with.” He has wide experience in electronic disclosure/discovery, electronic evidence and IT systems, IT and cyber security, data modeling and analytics, information governance and computer forensics. Director Michael Jelen is feted for his analytical abilities and his “confident and effective” testimony as an expert witness. He has more than 10 years of experience using various tools and programming languages to manage and analyze large quantities of complex data for clients across many industries.

Daniel Ryan, leader of BRG’s London office, is, according to a source, “one of the best expert witnesses I have come across” and one of the most highly rated individuals in the publication’s UK forensic accountant research. He is regularly appointed as an expert witness and is experienced in oral testimony, covering matters in the UK High Court, before arbitral tribunals in the UK and internationally, in fiscal courts and before the Copyright Tribunal.


Related Professionals

Michael Bandemer

Managing Director

Geo Brown


San Diego, Atlanta

Peggy Daley

Managing Director


Daniel Ryan

Managing Director