Allyn Needham, PhD, CEA, is a principal at Shipp, Needham & Durham, LLC (Fort Worth, Texas). He has more than twenty years of experience in the area of litigation support. Dr. Needham has also been an Adjunct Professor of Economics at Texas Christian University and Weatherford College. As an expert, he has testified on various matters relating to commercial damages, personal damages, business bankruptcy, and business valuation. He has been retained by attorneys representing plaintiffs and defendants, debtors, and creditors. He has given expert testimony in state and federal courts.