Sobel Tinari Economics Group (STEG) offers three testifying economic experts, Kristin K. Kucsma, M.A., Kenneth T. Betz, MBA M.A., and Stephen Levinson, Ph.D. Collectively, our experts have testified in over 700 trials and depositions. Our team offers extensive knowledge of economics and finance and brings to STEG years of experience in litigation support, academia and consulting. Our professional staff of research analysts works under the direct supervision of our economists in the assessment and quantification of damages associated with each case. We employ a collaborative work environment when assessing the underlying damages in your case.
Our economists and research analysts’ areas of expertise include economics, finance, accounting, statistical analysis, and mathematics. Professional staff resources are fully utilized in addressing the details of each assignment we receive, thereby ensuring the highest level of accuracy and quality output found in the industry. Please contact STEG if you have a case that involves forensic economics or if you need expert economic testimony.
Kristin Kucsma, M.A.Principal of the Firm and Chief Economist
Kristin Kucsma, M.A., is a Principal of Sobel & Co., and Chief Economist of the Sobel Tinari Economics Group. Ms. Kucsma oversees the group’s team of award-winning economists and experienced analysts. Ms. Kucsma joined the Tinari Economics Group in January 2008 and, since then, has worked...See Profile
Kenneth T. Betz, MBA, M.A.Senior Economist
Kenneth Betz has been working in the field of forensic economics for 35 years, specializing in personal injury, wrongful death and termination cases. Prior to joining the Sobel Tinari Economics Group in January 2011, he was associated with economist M. Marcus, Ph.D. Since 2002, Mr. Betz also has...See Profile
Stephen Levinson, Ph.D.Senior Economist
Dr. Levinson’s experience as an economist spans over 43 years in the areas of microeconomics, regulation of business, and finance. He specialized in telecommunications pricing and public policy determination and applied these in rulemaking proceedings and testimony before state and federal governments. Dr. Levinson has also...See Profile