Brian Dies is a Principal with Hoffman Alvary and has been with the Firm since it was founded in 1996.  His practice is focused on engagements in the Dispute Analysis and Business Valuation areas.  He also has significant management consulting experience in the Law Firm Consulting practice at Hoffman Alvary. 

In his work in the Dispute Analysis practice, Mr. Dies evaluates economic and financial damages in litigation and arbitration engagements including claims for lost profits, unjust enrichment and resonable royalty damages.  These engagements include damages assessments in a variety of contexts including intellectual property infringements, breach of contract matters, legal malpractice claims, antitrust and other business disputes.  Mr. Dies has provided both written and oral testimony on damages and related issues.   

Mr. Dies also performs business valuations in litigations and in connection with business trasactions.  He has particular experience in valuing intellectual property and other intangible assets, as well as high technology and professional service businesses. 

As part of the Law Firm Consulting Practice, Mr. Dies provides management consulting services to large and mid-size law firms across the country.  Engagements include strategic planning, partner retreats, earnings improvement, partner compensation and retirement systems, as well as mergers and acquisitions.

Mr. Dies has both professional and academic training in finance, economics and accounting.  Before joining Hoffman Alvary, he gained experience as a consultant at Price Waterhouse in New York.  Mr. Dies holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) in the Business Valuation discipline.  He earned a Masters in Finance from Boston College and majored in Economics and Government at Cornell University.




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Brian Dies, CFA, ASA


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Hoffman Alvary & Company LLC
Seven Wells Avenue
Newton, MA, 02459 US

Education & Certifications

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)

Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA)
Business Valuation

Boston College
Masters in Finance

Cornell University
B.A., Magna Cum Laude

 Professional Memberships                 

CFA Institute

CFA Society of Boston

American Society of Appraisers 
ASA Boston Chapter

International Trademark Association