John Drum




M.A., accounting, Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University; B.A., accounting and finance, The Ohio State University

Summary of Experience

Mr. Drum specializes in complex financial reporting and the application of financial theory to questions arising in securities and finance litigation. His litigation work has included complicated areas of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), financial statement analysis, valuation, and disclosures. He has offered business valuation expertise in numerous matters, including a Delaware appraisal matter. Mr. Drum has also provided analyses and led case teams in matters involving damages estimation, intellectual property, executive stock options, and proxy fights. His work has covered a number of industries, including entertainment, software, real estate, steel, tobacco, food, energy, pharmaceuticals, retail, and financial services. Prior to joining Analysis Group, Mr. Drum was part of accounting advisory and valuation services practices at KPMG and was a postgraduate technical assistant at the Financial Accounting Standards Board. He is a certified public accountant and a chartered financial analyst.