David Stern, a Partner with StoneTurn, is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales, and has over 25 years of experience in forensic accounting investigations and complex business litigation.
Over the course of his career, David has acted as a party expert, expert determiner and mediator and to date has given oral evidence under cross examination on 29 occasions before the UK courts and arbitral tribunals in Brussels, London, Lusaka, Miami and Paris.
David has been instructed across a wide range of complex domestic and international litigation and arbitration disputes and is well regarded by clients and counsel for his commercial and responsive approach. He has been recognized in Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration – Expert Witnesses (2018) as “a widely recognised figure in the European arbitration market, commended for his first-rate valuation analyses,” Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration – Expert Witnesses (2017) as “great to work with, effective and insightful,” and in Who’s Who Legal: Experts – Economic Consulting – Quantum of Damages (2017) as “an accomplished expert on an impressive range of valuation issues.” David’s work encompasses quantification of loss and valuation analysis, as well as accounting expert witness work in the areas of contractual disputes, joint venture and shareholder disputes, post-acquisition claims, competition and antitrust work, civil fraud in domestic and off-shore matters, and business interruption claims.
David’s experience includes working with clients that operate in the U.K., the U.S., the Caribbean, EMEA and the Far East, and across a variety of sectors such as mining, metals, energy, manufacturing, television production & broadcasting, financial services, insurance, advertising, property and retail.