David E. Wensel
Mr. David E. Wensel is a former director in the Chicago office of LECG, LLC. Prior to joining LECG, he was a director in the Chicago office of Peterson Consulting, a unit of Navigant Consulting, Inc. Over the course of Mr. Wensel’s tenure with LECG and Peterson Consulting, he has assisted clients in connectionwith breach of contract, valuation, bankruptcy, regulated industry, cost-based claims, securities fraud, and other client engagement matters. Mr. Wensel’s responsibilities have included engagement management roles in a variety of practice area settings, including commercial disputes, bankruptcy, and regulatory matters. In the realm of commercial disputes, he has had supervisory engagement responsibility in connection with lost profit analyses and lost asset value determinations involving damages determinations in the manufacturing, distribution, and retail segments of numerous industries, including durable goods, airline, paper, commercial insurance, trucking and transportation, specialty steel, software, telephony, cable, internet, and more. In connection with his bankruptcy experience, he has assisted clients with the development of plans of reorganization and analyses of pre-petition financial transactions of businesses in many industries, including the telecommunications, airline, auto, and internet services industries, as well as many others. Such analyses include analysis of related party dealings and preferential transfer and fraudulent conveyance analyses as well as solvency determinations. In addition, he has conducted asset-tracing analyses involving the review of accounting and financial records of scores of affiliated limited partnerships and closely held corporations over periods ranging up to 25 years of business activity.
MBA, Finance and Accounting, University of Texas
BA, Economics and Philosophy, Carthage College