LECG Announces New Leadership Teams

Jun 22, 2010, 15:03 ET from LECG

PHILADELPHIA, June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LECG (Nasdaq: XPRT) announced today the promotion of two managing directors to the positions of Regional Managing Partners in the firm's Litigation, Forensics & Finance practice.

Joe Decilveo, a 30-year financial consulting professional who joined the firm earlier this year from Huron Consulting, will assume operational and marketing responsibilities for the Litigation, Forensics and Finance practice on the east coast of the US.  Stan Logan, who also joined the firm earlier this year from Huron Consulting, will oversee the firm's Midwest region and operations in Asia-Pacific, including the firm's new Shanghai office.

"These promotions will help the practice address the growing demands of the marketplace, and our continual effort to develop our people and practices," said Ed Westerman, who was recently named Executive Director of the Litigation, Forensics & Finance practice in the US.  "Joe and Stan's backgrounds are unique blends of client-facing expertise, as well as operational excellence from their experience at large consulting firms.  As LECG grows our footprint and capabilities, these skills will be essential," he added.

Decilveo's career includes testimony before the Securities & Exchange Commission, and advising executive management, audit committees and boards of multi-national companies on accounting principles, regulatory investigations, and asset misappropriation matters. He is a nationally-recognized speaker for the American Bar Association and other professional groups, and a former David Rockefeller Fellow.

Decilveo earned a BS in Accounting and Finance from Lehigh University, and holds CPA certification in Florida, New Jersey, and New York.  

Throughout his 30 year career, Logan has been both a consultant in the areas of corporate governance, internal controls, technical accounting;  and in management roles of multi-national consulting firms in the areas of business planning, strategy, mergers & acquisitions, communications, and team building.  He earned a BA degree from Northwestern University and is a Certified Public Accountant in Illinois.

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LECG is a global expert services and consulting firm with more than 1100 experts and professionals in 39 global locations. The firm provides independent expert testimony, financial advisory services, original authoritative studies, strategic advisory, and tax, assurance, and business consulting services to clients including Fortune Global 500 corporations, major law firms, and local, state, and federal governments and agencies in the U.S., Central and South America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific.    

LECG's highly credentialed experts and professional staff conduct economic and financial analyses to provide objective opinions and advice regarding complex disputes and inform legislative, judicial, regulatory, and business decision makers.  In addition, the firm assists clients in major sectors with compliance and business process improvement consulting.

LECG's experts are renowned academics, former senior government officials, experienced industry leaders, and seasoned consultants. (Nasdaq: XPRT). For more information, visit www.lecg.com.

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