WWL Consulting Experts: Financial Advisory and Valuation – Quantum of Damages 2022


René Stulz, José Alberro and Ronnie Barnes have been named to this select list of world-leading consulting experts on the quantum of damages.

LondonWho’s Who Legal and Global Arbitration Review selected René Stulz of The Ohio State University and José Alberro and Ronnie Barnes of Cornerstone Research as Global Leaders among consulting experts in assessing the quantum of damages in the financial advisory and valuation field. Fewer than three hundred experts were named worldwide in 2022.

Professor Stulz, Dr Alberro and Dr Barnes and are recognised for ‘their exceptional expertise handling damages assessments, pecuniary remedies and asset valuations, as well as their strong testifying experience.’

Professor Stulz, Dr Alberro and Dr Barnes are recognised for ‘their exceptional expertise handling damages assessments.’

Professor Stulz’s research focuses on corporate finance, risk management, derivatives, securities, financial institutions and valuation. Dr Alberro and Dr Barnes co-head Cornerstone Research’s international arbitration and litigation practice.

José Alberro is a senior adviser at Cornerstone Research. Dr Alberro has provided expert testimony on four continents, involving both investor-state and commercial disputes. He has testified in proceedings under ICSID, UNCITRAL, ECT and ICC rules.

Ronnie Barnes is an expert on accounting, damages and valuation. Dr Barnes has provided written and oral testimony in a number of litigation and arbitration matters in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada, South Africa and internationally.

René Stulz is a leading finance expert whose findings have provided the foundation for favourable rulings in motion practice and on damages. Professor Stulz is one of the most highly cited scholars in financial economics and has been named in the Thomson Reuters list of the world’s most influential scientific minds.

Who’s Who Legal and Global Arbitration Review draw on recommendations from peers, clients, arbitrators, tribunal members, chairs and counsel to identify the foremost experts in the arbitration field.


René M. Stulz

Everett D. Reese Chair of Banking and Monetary Economics,
Director, Dice Center for Research in Financial Economics,
Fisher College of Business,
The Ohio State University

  • Washington

José Alberro

Senior Advisor

  • London

Ronnie Barnes

Vice President


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