Litigation & Disputes

High quality for high stakes.

Our professionals have been involved with the most complex financial and economic issues in settings where the outcome can shape a company’s future. AMLaw 100, boutique law firms, Fortune 1000s, and middle market clients know the value of Ankura’s people and turn to us when the stakes are high. Our qualified experts collaborate with clients to develop appropriate litigation strategies over a broad spectrum of disputes.

Our services include early case assessment, discovery assistance, financial records analysis, damages assessment, critique of opposing expert analyses, witness preparation, and expert witness testimony. Our professionals in this practice are qualified experts and collaborate across the entire firm to bring the functional and industry expertise of all Ankura professionals to bear on matters.

Our Solutions

Our Solutions Leverage the Expertise of:

Analytics & Data Optimization

In any legal situation, the ability to efficiently gain access to relevant data and information is essential. Our team applies industry-leading tools and a thoughtful approach to utilizing data to support the facts and calculate damages in any dispute.


Our eDiscovery experts provide the technology, workflow solutions, and expert testimony capabilities to assist litigation and disputes experts identify fact patterns within email, chat, and business documents and produce large document populations to opposing parties.

Forensic Accounting & Financial Investigations

For litigation matters, we offer a full range of forensic investigation, technical accounting assessment, record reconstruction, and expert witness services.

Government Contracts & Grants

Government contractors and grantees face litigation and dispute requirements when dealing with sovereign entities that are different from commercial litigants. Ankura's team of professionals advise clients on all aspects of these unique requirements to prepare and successfully pursue claims and disputes against government entities.

Intellectual Property

Ankura's experienced and credentialed professionals have decades of experience helping counsel and their clients navigate the expensive and ever-changing world of IP litigation.

Mass Torts & Class Actions

Providing expert and litigation consulting services to parties involved in mass tort and class action litigation requires unique expertise. Our team has significant experience with and focuses on the specific challenges that arise from aggregate proceedings such as product liability, securities fraud, or mass disaster.


In mass tort and class action litigation, it is essential to implement systems and processes which facilitate collaboration, planning, negotiation, and resolution. Our team ensures that as a case moves through its lifecycle, information is consistent, double-entry is eliminated, and negotiations are completed faster.

Royalty Analysis and Disputes

Questions related to the calculation and payment of royalties are common among intellectual property owners. We help determine if royalties have been paid properly and can provide expert assistance when the calculation of royalties can hinge on the interpretation of a discreet clause.

White Collar & Securities

For matters involving financial disputes or recoveries, we provide a full range of forensic investigation, record reconstruction and technical accounting analysis, and litigation support for asset recovery claims.

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Juli Saitz
Senior Managing Director
Timothy G. Raab
Senior Managing Director