Sumon Mazumdar

Vice President

Sumon Mazumdar

San Francisco


Ph.D., economics, Southern Methodist University; BSc., economics, St. Xavier’s College, Calcutta University

Summary of Experience

Dr. Mazumdar specializes in securities and finance. His litigation consulting focuses on capital markets, valuation, commercial damages, and tax controversies. Dr. Mazumdar has addressed class certification, materiality, and loss causation issues in some of the largest securities fraud class actions. He has also analyzed liability and damages issues related to trading strategies, mutual fund market timing, complex derivatives, structured products, intellectual property, illiquid assets, and breach of contract. Dr. Mazumdar's research on corporate finance, capital markets, and securities law has been cited by The Wall Street Journal, The Economist, Reuters, Bloomberg, Forbes, and the US Supreme Court. Since 1996, he has been a member of the finance faculty at the University of California, Berkeley's Haas School of Business.  Dr. Mazumdar has also taught at McGill and York Universities and served as visiting scholar at the US Federal Reserve Bank, San Francisco.