Today Intensity announced its acquisition by Secretariat, a global independent expert services, litigation consulting, and economic advisory firm. By joining Secretariat, Intensity adds significant depth to the firm’s disputes, economic, and expert testifying capabilities with particular strengths in intellectual property, securities and finance, antitrust, business valuations, and commercial damages.
“The addition of the Intensity team marks an exciting step in Secretariat’s growth story. As one of the most respected teams in the industry, their strong economic and econometric skills add significant new capabilities to our roster in critically important areas to our legal clients, including intellectual property and securities, while adding depth to our existing antitrust team,” said Secretariat Managing Director Don Harvey. “Beyond our complementary skills and expertise, I am very impressed by the caliber of Intensity’s professionals and the impeccable reputation the firm has earned through their quality work and focus on delivering client value. Importantly, the Intensity team shares Secretariat’s commitment to culture and the growth of our professionals while delivering the highest quality service to our clients.”
Secretariat serves a wide range of clients, from AmLaw 100 law firms to global corporations, specializing in international arbitration and litigation; economic damages; valuations; forensic accounting; antitrust and competition; and large-scale construction disputes focused on delay and quantum analysis. Headquartered in Atlanta, Secretariat operates from multiple offices across North America, Europe, Australia, Asia, and the Middle East.
Intensity President Ryan Sullivan, Ph.D. commented that, “From the start, our discussions with Secretariat showed the unlimited potential involved in joining forces, from the types of work we do to the clients we serve and the ways we invest in developing our people. Finding the right cultural fit and sense of shared values were imperative to us when considering any partnerships. Now, as a part of Secretariat, we join an amazing and talented team of really smart people who excel at working together on tough challenges.”
With the addition of Intensity, the firm’s economic and regulatory advisory practice includes more than 100 professionals, including 46 experts who hold a Ph.D. or other advanced degree in their field of expertise. The acquisition expands Secretariat’s presence in key U.S. markets, including New York, Chicago, San Francisco, and Washington, DC.
Intensity is a professional services firm that generates powerful research, analysis, and expertise to solve the most complex challenges in the marketplace and courtroom, especially in the areas of economics, finance, and statistics. Using world-class academic training and industry expertise, Intensity professionals conduct thorough research and analysis, develop independent conclusions, and articulate these conclusions in ways that help decision-makers — from corporate executives to judges and juries — make informed decisions. It has built a reputation for unmatched quality, reliability, and responsiveness. For more information, please visit intensity.com.