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Paul Diver

Associate Director


Paul Diver, PhD, is an associate director in BRG's Washington, DC, office. For over ten years, he has provided statistical and economic analysis pertaining to horizontal and vertical competition, intellectual property, and damages matters heard before federal and state courts, administrative law judges, and regulatory commissions.

Dr. Diver has applied statistical and econometric techniques in solving complex problems, including regression analysis, cluster and classification analysis, matching, synthetic control method analysis, difference in differences analysis, and nonparametric methods. He further has experience working with Big Data and parallel processing.

Dr. Diver's work extends across a range of industries including automotive, telecommunications, luxury goods, waste collection and disposal, and battery separators. He has also provided consulting services to healthcare clients and their counsel, including guidance related to internal quality-control practices and outlier detection. Additionally, he has provided strategic and evaluative advisory services to Division I collegiate athletic programs.


University of Virginia
PhD, Statistics, 2017
MA, Economics, 2010

Georgetown University
MS, Mathematics and Statistics, 2007
BS, Mathematics, 2006

Employment History

Berkeley Research Group
Senior managing consultant, 2017 - 2019
Independent consultant, 2011 - 2017

Independent consultant, 2009 - 2011
Senior associate, 2009
Associate, 2007 - 2009

US Census Bureau
Mathematical Statistician
2006 - 2007


Professional Affiliations

American Statistical Association

American Bar Association