2020 Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders–GIR–Investigations Forensic Accountants


Carlyn Irwin is recognised among the world’s foremost forensic accountants in the legal investigations space.

LondonWho’s Who Legal named Carlyn Irwin in its 2020 list of Thought Leaders specialising in forensic accounting matters in the legal investigations space.

Ms Irwin was recognised among the world’s most prominent consulting experts on legal investigations. This highly select group is noteworthy not only for ‘their vast expertise and experience advising on some of the world’s most significant and cutting-edge legal matters, but also their ability to innovate, inspire, and go above and beyond to deliver for their clients.’

Ms Irwin, a senior adviser at Cornerstone Research, is a forensic accounting expert with more than twenty-five years of litigation consulting experience. She specialises in financial, economic and accounting issues, with an emphasis on damages claims, financial forensic analysis and investigations. Ms Irwin has specific expertise in estimating lost profits, unjust enrichment, and reasonable royalty damages, including analysis of causation and apportionment issues, and has testified on a range of complex commercial disputes.

Who’s Who Legal draws on recommendations of clients and private practitioners to identify the foremost experts in a wide range of practice areas around the world.

  • Los Angeles

Carlyn Irwin

Senior Advisor


Gus Sellitto
Byfield Consultancy
Terri Viera
Cornerstone Research