Keith R. Ugone
Ph.D., economics, Arizona State University; M.A., economics, University of Southern California; B.A., economics, University of Notre Dame
Summary of Experience:
Dr. Ugone specializes in the application of economic principles to complex business disputes and is experienced in economic and damages-related analyses. He has provided financial and economic consulting services in cases involving antitrust, breach of contract, business interruption, lost earnings, intellectual property, lender liability, professional negligence, and securities-related issues. Dr. Ugone has frequently evaluated lost profits and valuation-related issues using large databases and complex computer models.
Dr. Ugone has constructed or analyzed damages models that have included such components as lost sales analyses, incremental cost analyses, assessments of profitability, assessments of the capacity to produce additional units, the competitive business environment in which a damage claim is made, claimed lost business value, and claimed reasonable royalties. In addition to damages-related analyses, he has conducted economic impact assessments, cost/benefit and risk assessments, and multiple fraud and criminal-related engagements involving alleged embezzlement, Medicare fraud, and overcharge damages.
Dr. Ugone has testified at trial and in deposition more than 200 times.