Jeremiah Grant - Commercial Damages Expert

Jeremiah Grant is the Managing Partner of Arrowfish Consulting. In addition to acting as a primary liaison for many of the firm’s engagements, he concentrates his personal practice on complex commercial litigation, business valuation and insurance claims analysis, with occasional involvement in management consulting and corporate turnaround engagements.

Mr. Grant has particular expertise with respect to cases involving franchise systems. He has worked for both franchisors and franchisees in cases related to breach or termination of the franchise agreement, fraud or misrepresentation by the franchisor or franchisee, misappropriation of trade secrets and trademark infringement. His franchise experience spans several countries around the globe including the US, Jordan, Brazil, Hong Kong and India. Sample franchise and distributor systems valued and or analyzed include the following: TCBY, Mrs. Fields, Hogi Yogi, Radio Shack, Gold’s Gym, Anytime Fitness, Contours, ChemDry, ServPro, Tropicana, Half Dental and Children’s Lighthouse Franchise Company.

Mr. Grant began his career in the Dispute Analysis and Investigation practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers in 1998, before working as a Consultant for an international finance and economics consulting firm, as a Manager within the Valuation and Commercial Litigation practice of Kroll Zolfo Cooper and most recently as a Commercial Litigation Services Manager at LonePeak Valuation. In addition, Mr. Grant is an adjunct professor at the University of Utah where he has taught a graduate course in business valuation.

Mr. Grant has testified multiple times in both State and Federal Court, as well as in domestic and international arbitrations.

Mr. Grant graduated in the top 3% of his class from the Marriott School of Management where he obtained an MBA with an emphasis in Finance and Strategy. He also earned a Bachelor of Science from Brigham Young University with an emphasis in International Finance. He holds the Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) credential from NACVA, as well as the Commercial Lines Coverage Specialist (CLCS) designation from the National Underwriter Company.

His representative assignments include:

  • Commercial Damages and Lost Profits
    • Breach of Contract
    • Business Interruption
    • Intellectual Property Infringement
    • Fraud
    • Wrongful Competition
    • Misappropriation of Assets
  • Business Valuation
  • Insurance Claims
  • Solvency Analysis and Turnaround Plans
  • Cost Analysis and Business Process Improvement Consulting

Mr. Grant’s industry experience includes, among others, the following:

  • Aerospace Manufacturing
  • Wholesale Distribution
  • Biotech
  • Dialysis Centers
  • Fitness Centers and Gyms
  • Food Products
  • Franchises (ex. TCBY, Mrs. Fields, Radio Shack, Anytime Fitness, Gold’s Gym, ChemDry, etc.)
  • Insurance Carriers and Agencies
  • Multi-level Marketing
  • Professional Services
  • Retail
  • Transportation
  • Venture Capital
  • US Naval Ship Repair

He is an active member of the following professional organizations:

  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA), practitioner member
  • Collegium of Pecuniary Damages Experts (CPDE), Secretary 2014-current
  • National Association of Forensic Economics (NAFE)
  • American Academy of Economic and Financial Experts (AAEFE)
  • American Bar Association, Forum on Franchising
  • Editorial Board of The Earnings Analyst
Jeremiah Grant
Jeremiah Grant Commercial Damages Expert jgrant@arrowfishconsulting.com