John K. Lane has had over 40 years of broad financial, operational, technical and international experience.  He has been a partner at an international accounting firm, owned a corporate finance firm, ran the Cleveland office of an IT and Business Consulting Firm, is the CEO of a 12 person management consulting firm, has been the CFO of a $40 million restaurant chain and has been the CEO of a $35 million custom roll forming company.  John has been deposed numerous times and has testified in federal, state and bankruptcy courts.

Expert services performed include:

  • Damage calculations
  • Insolvency opinions
  • Testifying expert witness
  • Consulting expert witness
  • Preparation of rebuttal reports and other expert reports
  • Business valuations

He has performed or provided expert testimony in the following areas:

  •  Cash management and reporting
  • Strategic planning
  • Failed transactions involving the sale or purchase of a business
  • Failed system implementations
  • Deepening insolvency
  • Critical success factors to running a business
  • Easement damages
  • Intellectual property theft and infringement
  • Breach of contract
  • Tortious interference
  • Bankruptcy
  • Receiverships
  • Capital raising
  • Purchase accounting
  • Unfair competition
  • Business valuation
  • Forensic and fraud reviews
  • Damage calculations

Curriculum Vitae