Stanford Consulting Group, Inc.

Economic Analysis, Litigation Support, Expert Testimony

Research, analysis and expert testimony in complex business litigation and regulatory proceedings

Beth Charlesworth, M.B.A.

Beth Charlesworth has managed consulting teams in analysis of damages, preparation of expert reports and testimony, and at trial. In securities litigation, Ms. Charlesworth has overseen the analyses of market efficiency, materiality, causation and damages in many major cases including class action lawsuits against Vivendi Universal and Enron Corporation. She also has managed SCG's work in cases of lost profits, antitrust litigation, insurance economics and prospective mergers and acquisitions.

Ms. Charlesworth has testified in regulatory and legislative proceedings and at deposition, and presented analyses of causation and damages at mediations.

Representative Cases

  • Vivendi Universal S.A. Securities Litigation
  • Enron Corporation Securities Litigation
  • Liberty Media Corp. v. Vivendi Universal S.A.
  • Oxford Health Plans Securities Litigation
  • Sears Roebuck Securities Litigation
  • Humetrix v. Gemplus


  • Stanford University, M.B.A.
  • Miami University, A.B., Summa Cum Laude


Ms. Charlesworth also has worked as a consultant in marketing strategy and research, including for financial institutions in the U.S. and U.K. Before earning her advanced degree, she worked in civil rights enforcement.

Beth Charlesworth