M.P.P., public policy, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University; B.A., economics and global studies, Pacific Lutheran University
Summary of Experience
Mr. Deal is director of the firm's Insurance practice and director of economic analysis in the Menlo Park, California office. He combines an economics and risk analysis background with many years of experience in economic, litigation, and management consulting. He has managed many assignments requiring complex economic analysis of publicly available and internal client information. Mr. Deal has served as an expert witness in various litigation matters, and has been retained as a neutral expert in a complex mediation. His work as an expert has covered a variety of practice areas, including antitrust, finance and securities litigation, damages, and business valuation. Mr. Deal's industry experience has included insurance, technology, telecommunications, health care, and others. He coauthored The Economic Effects of Federal Participation in Terrorism Risk with R. Glenn Hubbard, an Analysis Group academic affiliate and former chair of the President's Council of Economic Advisers. In addition, he coauthored a study, Economic Impact Analysis: Proposition 71 California Stem Cell Research and Cures Initiative, with Laurence Baker, an Analysis Group academic affiliate and Stanford University School of Medicine faculty member.