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Nuclear Expert Joins Berkeley Research Group

EMERYVILLE, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 19, 2013) - Global expert services and consulting firm Berkeley Research Group has enhanced its energy and construction offerings with the arrival of Norman Boyter, who joins as a principal in the firm's Atlanta office. Mr. Boyter has over 35 years of operations, engineering, and project management experience on commercial and government engineering, procurement, and construction contracts on domestic and international projects in the nuclear industry.

For the past six years, Mr. Boyter has directed activities associated with proposals, project management, and claims for eight new nuclear plants under construction, giving him unique and valuable experience in the planning and implementation of nuclear programs and projects. In addressing the demands and risks associated with new reactor technology, new regulatory requirements, and the lack of nuclear contractors and suppliers, Mr. Boyter uses his broad contemporary experience and his background to expertly explain, guide, and advise on the development, implementation, and settlement of disputes for new nuclear programs and projects.

"Norman brings deep expertise in the nuclear industry, complementing our strong roster of energy and construction experts," said BRG Chairman and Principal Executive Officer David J. Teece. "The group is quickly becoming a leader in the global energy marketplace, providing expert strategic and economic advice to companies and their counsel."

About Berkeley Research Group, LLC

Berkeley Research Group, LLC (www.brg-expert.com) is a leading global expert services and consulting firm that provides independent expert testimony, authoritative studies, strategic advice, data analytics, and regulatory and dispute support to Fortune 500 corporations, government agencies, major law firms, and regulatory bodies around the world. BRG experts and consultants combine intellectual rigor with practical, real-world experience and an in-depth understanding of industries and markets. Their expertise spans economics and finance, data analytics and statistics, and public policy in many of the major sectors of our economy, including healthcare, banking, information technology, energy, construction, and real estate. BRG is headquartered in Emeryville, California, with 24 offices in the United States; Canada; London, UK; Bogotá, Colombia; and Perth, Western Australia.