Robert Taylor, CPA/ABV

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Bachelor of Science, Accounting, cum laude, 1982

San Diego State University, Master of Business Administration, Finance, 1992

Certified Public Accountant - California

Certified Management Accountant

EXPERIENCE

20+ years of experience providing expert witness analysis and testimony on numerous litigation matters located throughout the U.S. Subject matter/areas of retention as an economic damages expert include the following:

  • Business Valuation;
  • Lost Profits;
  • Intellectual Property Disputes (patent, trademark, trade secret and copyright);
  • Franchise Litigation;
  • Trust and Estate Litigation;
  • Wage and Hour (overtime, missed meal and rest periods and penalties) Matters based on California Labor Code and the FLSA; and
  • Personal Earnings Loss

Deposition, trial or arbitration testimony as an economic damage expert witness has been provided on matters located in:

  • California
  • Illinois
  • Oregon
  • Florida
  • Idaho
  • Missouri
  • Delaware (Chancery Court)
  • Massachusetts
  • Nevada
  • Virginia
  • Arizona
  • New York

MEMBERSHIP IN ASSOCIATIONS

California Society of Certified Public Accountants

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Institute of Management Accountants

WORK EXPERIENCE

Principal – Brinig Taylor Zimmer, Inc., January 1, 2016 to present

Principal – Brinig & Company, Inc., November 1, 2010 to December 31, 2015

Partner – Brodshatzer, Wallace, Spoon & Yip, January 1997 to October 31, 2010

Manager – Brodshatzer, Wallace, Spoon & Yip, February 1996 to December 1996

Director – Litigation Services, Coopers & Lybrand LLP, November 1994 to January 1996

Manager – Brodshatzer, Wallace, Spoon & Yip - November 1989 to October 1994

Controller – Health Care Group, April 1987 to November 1989

Supervisor – Steres, Alpert & Carne, July 1985 to April 1987

Senior – KMG/Main Hurdman, May 1984 to July 1985