Cornerstone Research occupies a rare niche in the consulting world as a firm that specializes in economic and financial analysis for law firm clients. As a Cornerstone Research consultant, you provide support for expert testimony in commercial litigation and regulatory proceedings. While much of the financial work mirrors what you’d find at traditional economic consultancies, it’s the intersection of the legal and consulting worlds that makes Cornerstone Research an exciting and enriching opportunity.
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Cornerstone is the perfect starting point for a variety of career goals, from being a consultant, to earning a PhD or MBA, or even moving into industry positions.
Insiders note that the compensation at Cornerstone is generous—particularly for economic consulting— while even entry-level roles at the company can come with the opportunity to work on some high profile cases right from the jump. While that creates some fantastic learn-as-you-go opportunities, the firm supplements these with mentoring from its highly experienced team members, as well as through a variety of formal training opportunities.
In the increasingly complicated world of commercial litigation, attorneys often need help sifting through complex economic or financial issues. Cornerstone Research is the place they turn for help. The firm has worked with top-tier law firms throughout its existence, and has provided services to firms in a diverse group of industries including finance, telecommunications, high tech, manufacturing, and energy.
Cornerstone Research provides attorneys with consulting for many facets of the litigation process. That includes finding high-quality expert witnesses, as well as providing economic and financial analysis to attorneys as they navigate the complexities of litigation and regulatory proceedings.
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At Cornerstone Research, we strive to create a culture where all employees are valued. We have a long tradition of being an inclusive work environment and supporting a multigenerational and diverse team of professionals. Within our communities, our firmwide goal is to encourage and inspire a diverse future workforce by increasing financial literacy and technology skills among thousands of students, especially those in disadvantaged and under-supported communities. For those who share our vision and values of high-quality work, commitment to our clients and experts, and support for one another and our communities, we offer an exciting, rewarding environment.