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Our team delivers effective, efficient, and regulatory compliant solutions that address the unique needs of educational institutions.

We are engaged by public and private institutions to identify, assess, avoid, and resolve claims and disputes of all types and sizes, in addition to being retained for ongoing construction, financial, environmental, health, and safety consulting services.

Our professionals have a comprehensive understanding of the economic, reputational, regulatory, contractual, and environmental risks unique to this field and the various jurisdictions in which it operates.

LICENSED & CERTIFIED
PROFESSIONALS
PROGRAM & PROJECT MANAGEMENT

REGULATORY COMPLIANCE EXPERTISE

Dispute Resolution & Avoidance

Strategic & Financial Advisory

LICENSED & CERTIFIED
PROFESSIONALS
PROGRAM & PROJECT MANAGEMENT

REGULATORY COMPLIANCE EXPERTISE

Dispute Resolution & Avoidance

Strategic & Financial Advisory

Specialized Expertise for the Education Industry:

We understand the importance of communication, response time, deliverables, and regulatory compliance.

From early learning to colleges and universities, our team has extensive experience providing expertise to school boards, presidents, and principles; consortiums; directors and trustees; liability officers; risk managers; project and facility managers; environmental, health, and safety staff; bondholders and lenders; brokers; independent adjusters; insurance carriers; third-party administrators; and counsel.

Learn more about the services we deliver to educational institutions below.

Financial Expertise

Financing / Investment Transactions
  • Independent Strategic, Market, Commercial & Technical Due Diligence
  • Project Financing, Acquisitions & Divestitures
  • Securitizing Transactions Through Complex Insurance Products
Forensic Accounting & Economics
  • Analyzing Personal Injury Wrongful Death, Labor & Employment Disputes
  • Business Interruption
  • Calculating Construction Costs
  • Contents
  • Cost Accumulation Tracking System (C|A|T|S)
  • Cyber
  • Economic Damages Quantification
  • Extra Expense
  • Financial Reporting
  • Fraud Investigations
  • Nurse Consulting & Medical Bill Review
  • Review & Tracking of Construction Expenses
  • Tangible & Intangible Asset Valuations
  • Training & Education
Loan / Investment Workouts & Restructuring
  • Construction Cost, Schedule, Finance & EPC Assurance
  • Proactive Pre-Default or Reactive Post-Default
  • Project & Corporate Loan Workout Economics
Portfolio Strategy
  • Chief Restructuring Officer (CRO)
  • Enhancing Cash Flow
  • Ensuring Operational Efficiencies
  • Maximizing Ultimate Recovery for Educational Institutions in Distress
  • Receiver
  • Stabilizing Financial & Operational Performance
Restructuring, Turnaround & Receivership
  • Chief Restructuring Officer (CRO)
  • Enhancing Cash Flow
  • Ensuring Operational Efficiencies
  • Maximizing Ultimate Recovery for Educational Institutions in Distress
  • Receiver
  • Stabilizing Financial & Operational Performance

Risk & Advisory Expertise

Investigative Services
  • Business Intelligence
  • Compliance & Regulatory Consulting
  • Corporate Investigations
  • Cyber Security Consulting & Digital Investigation
  • Digital Forensics
  • eDiscovery
  • Financial Statement Misstatements / Auditor Conduct Investigations
  • Forensic Data Analytics
  • Fraud Investigations
  • Global Sanctions Compliance
  • Independent Taint Teams
  • Information Governance & Data Privacy Consulting
  • Integrity Monitoring
  • Investigative Due Diligence
  • Security Risk Management
  • Solvency Evaluations
Regulatory Advisory
  • Certificates of Public Convenience Assistance
  • Environmental Mandate Strategy
  • Expert Testimony
  • Integrated Resource Planning Support
  • Rate Case Strategy, Preparation & Training
Strategic Advisory
  • Alternatives Identification & Evaluations
  • Business Case Development & Communication
  • Competition, Market & Regulatory Assessments
  • Complex Insurance Claims & Risk Engineering Solutions
  • Risk Management & Contingency Planning
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Sustainability & ESG Services
Transactional Advisory
  • Acquisition & Merger Integration
  • Asset Acquisitions & Divestitures
  • Asset, Portfolio & Business Valuations
  • Financial Planning
  • Opportunity Identification & Screening
  • Technical, Economic & Financial Due Diligence

Technical & Scientific Expertise

Construction
  • Bid / Evaluation Services for Architect & Contractor Selection
  • Construction Contract Claims Services
  • Construction Cost Estimating
  • Construction Defect Investigations
  • Construction Insurance Claims Services
  • Construction Scheduling & Planning
  • Dispute Resolution & International Arbitration
  • Due Diligence Assessments
  • Exposure & Vulnerability Assessments
  • Facility Condition Assessments
  • Project Support Services for New Construction, Expansions & Remediation
  • Project & Program Management / Owner’s Representation
  • Property Damage Assessments
  • Third-Party Scheduling Services
  • Surety Services
Environmental, Health & Safety
  • Asbestos & Lead Inspections, Specifications & Monitoring
  • Asbestos Operations & Management Plan
  • Due Diligence & Property Acquisition
  • Energy Transition Services
  • Environmental / Natural Resources Impact Assessment & Permitting
  • Environmental Assessments & Remediation Protocols
  • Epidemiology
  • ESG & EHS Digital Solutions
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Lead Risk Assessments
  • Mold Assessments & Remediation Protocols
  • Ongoing Lead-Based Paint Monitoring Plan
  • Safety Plans & Training, Corrective Action & Regulatory Compliance Support
  • Sustainability & ESG Services
  • Toxicology
Equipment Consulting
  • Contents & Inventory Evaluations
  • Equipment & Systems Damage Assessments
  • Remediation Protocols
  • Repair Versus Replacement Determinations
  • System Contamination Level Analysis
Forensic Engineering & Specialized Investigations
  • Accident Reconstruction
  • Biomechanical Engineering
  • Civil & Structural Engineering
  • Code Upgrade & Compliance Support
  • Failure & Collapse Analysis
  • Fire & Explosion Investigations
  • Geology / Geophysics
  • Human Factors Analysis
  • Materials Analysis & Lab Testing
  • Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing (MEP) Assessments
  • Premises Liability Evaluations
  • Product Liability
  • Seismic Evaluations
 
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