Sam Lynch

Vice President

Mr. Samuel Lynch specializes in the analysis of trading, structuring, markets, and valuation of financial securities. He also has expertise in business valuation and the valuation of commercial contracts.

Mr. Lynch supports clients in litigations and internal investigations involving potential allegations of manipulation of financial markets and allegations of spoofing. He has managed numerous matters for clients, including securities litigations, complex commercial litigations, internal investigations, bankruptcies, and tax disputes. He has worked with clients through trial, as well as in domestic arbitrations, international arbitrations, and mediation.

Prior to joining CRA, he consulted at Monitor Group, where he specialized in applying insights from corporate finance to clients’ business strategy, and worked in the municipal finance department at Goldman, Sachs & Co, providing investment banking services for infrastructure and energy clients. He also has extensive experience consulting on matters in the financial services sector as well as in telecommunications, health care, pharmaceuticals, ecommerce, transportation, and other industries.

Selected engagements

  • 01
    Digital asset gain/loss analysis for class certification
    CRA was retained by counsel in a class certification matter to opine on whether it was possible to use a common methodology to calculate gains and losses from...
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  • 02
    Precious metals spoofing allegations
    CRA was retained by counsel to members of a precious metals trading desk as they faced charges including racketeering, conspiracy, spoofing, and attempted...
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  • 03
    Sprint and T-Mobile merger
    CRA consultants advised Sprint as it sought regulatory approval of its merger with T-Mobile. CRA economists provided analyses related to coordinated effects...
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