Edward Flores

Senior Consultant


New York City
Tel: +1 212 345 2955
Fax: +1 212 345 4650

Email: edward.flores@nera.com
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MA in statistics, Columbia University 
BS in economics and mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Edward Flores is an economist who specializes in securities litigation and asset valuation disputes. He provides support for expert testimony and leads consulting projects advising clients on economic issues in securities class actions.

In securities class actions, Mr. Flores has conducted economic, financial, and statistical analyses examining issues such as market efficiency and class certification, assessing materiality and loss causation, and estimating damages across equity, debt, and derivative securities. As part of mediations, he has assisted clients on damages and settlement analyses under Rule 10b-5, Section 11, and Section 12. His experience spans several industries, including pharmaceuticals, financial services, information technology, consumer goods, and energy. In addition, he has worked on matters involving the valuation of complex securities and companies.

Mr. Flores has written articles on market efficiency and trends in securities class actions and has presented his findings at events providing CLE credits to attorneys. He is also a co-author of NERA’s annual publication on trends in US securities class action litigation.



Title Type Author
Recent Trends in Securities Class Action Litigation: H1 2023 Update Report Edward Flores and Svetlana Starykh
Recent Trends in Securities Class Action Litigation: 2022 Full-Year Review Report Janeen McIntosh, Svetlana Starykh, and Edward Flores
Testing Option Market Efficiency In Securities Class Actions Published Article Edward Flores
How COVID-19 Impact Analysis May Shape MAE Disputes Published Article Dr. David Tabak and Edward Flores
COVID-19, MAEs, and Preliminary Evidence of Disproportionate Impacts Within Industrie... Brief Dr. David Tabak and Edward Flores
S&P 500 Index: Daily Price Movements Brief Dr. David Tabak and Edward Flores