Noah Schwartz is a professional economist with extensive experience providing economic research and statistical analysis for clients facing legal and regulatory challenges in the areas of intellectual property and antitrust. Mr. Schwartz specializes in developing and applying economic and statistical models to provide rigorous analysis of large and complex datasets. He possesses a keen ability to simplify complex datasets and clearly explain data and its implications to attorneys and other non-economists.
In the area of intellectual property, Mr. Schwartz has advised clients on issues relating to patent infringement, breach of contract, fraud and malpractice, and trade secrets claims. He has been involved in all stages and aspects of intellectual property disputes, including aiding in pretrial discovery, calculating clients’ exposure under various scenarios, developing damages models, rebutting opposing experts’ analyses and outlining questioning for depositions, and preparing counsel and experts for trial. Mr. Schwartz develops models for and critiques lost profits and reasonable royalty damages across a multitude of industries. He has also helped develop methods for valuing patents and patent portfolios for damages and licensing negotiations.
In antitrust, Mr. Schwartz has analyzed the competitive impacts of proposed mergers and acquisitions and price fixing and monopolization allegations. Mr. Schwartz frequently manages the processing and structuring of large data from multiple sources and applies rigorous econometrics to assess class-wide impact and damages. Mr. Schwartz has provided support to multinational corporations, the US Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission, and China’s Ministry of Commerce.
Mr. Schwartz earned his BA in economics, magna cum laude, from Carleton College.
- Analyst, NERA Economic Consulting