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Investment Banking

Expert Witness Profile

William H. Purcell has over 45 years' experience in almost every area of investment banking, including over 25 years of experience as an expert witness, He has been an expert in over 190 cases. Mr. Purcell has assisted both plaintiffs and defendants in connection with a host of various M&A issues and financing matters involving debt or equity (almost 50-50), public offerings or private placements (including having represented over 20 special committees of Boards of Directors), taxable or tax-exempt issues, solvency issues and fairness opinions, securitizations, joint ventures, and partnerships.

Based in Bedminster, New Jersey, William H. Purcell Consulting, Inc. provides expert witness testimony to attorneys and law firms nationwide in complex cases involving a wide range of investment banking and finance issues.

Mr. Purcell worked for almost 25 years as a Managing Director at Dillon, Read & Co. Inc. and is currently a Senior Director at Seale & Associates, a boutique investment bank in the Washington, D.C. area. He has worked on both over 100 M&A transactions and over 100 financing transactions as well as, over 190 expert cases with over 100 law firms. He has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in the courts and before mediation and arbitration panels, and has been retained as an expert witness by government regulatory agencies including the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Department of Justice (DOJ), and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

If you are a lawyer, law firm, or litigation support firm working on a case involving complex investment banking and finance issues, contact William H. Purcell Consulting, Inc. today for expert advice and testimony to help your case succeed.