Press Release

Navigant Adds Managing Director to West Coast Disputes and
Investigations Practice

May 26, 2011 at 1:00 PM EDT
New hire strengthens bankruptcy and expert testifying credentials

CHICAGO, May 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Navigant announced today that F. Wayne Elggren has joined the Disputes & Investigations practice in the Los Angeles office as a Managing Director. The addition of Elggren strengthens Navigant's West Coast practice and capabilities in the areas of complex dispute resolution and forensic audits and investigations.

"Wayne is a significant addition to the Disputes & Investigations practice and brings tremendous value to our clients," said Todd Menenberg, Managing Director in the Disputes & Investigations practice and West Regional Leader for the practice. "His expertise in the litigation emanating from bankruptcy and his testifying experience strengthens our credentials in those areas, in addition to his many years of experience as a court appointed trustee."

Elggren is a CPA, CFE, CIRA, certified in financial forensics and a member of the American College of Bankruptcy Fellows. In his more than thirty years of professional experience, Elggren has led numerous bankruptcy, investigative and litigation consulting engagements in more than a dozen states across the United States and in the United Kingdom, India and various other parts of the world. He has provided expert testimony in Federal Bankruptcy Court, other state and federal jurisdictions and in front of the United States House of Representatives and other governmental agencies and administrative bodies.

Most recently, Elggren was the financial advisor to the court appointed examiner in the Tribune Company bankruptcy. He also served as the examiner in the Utex Oil Company bankruptcy and as the plan trustee in the Kenetech Wind Power, Inc. bankruptcy. He served as a member of the panel of Chapter 7 trustees in the Central District of California and has been appointed as trustee on numerous other occasions.

Elggren also is the co-author of the Bankruptcy Accounting Practice Aid published by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and used by members of the profession in bankruptcy matters.

About Navigant

Navigant (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global expert services firm dedicated to assisting clients in creating and protecting value in the face of critical business risks and opportunities. Through senior level engagement with clients, Navigant professionals combine technical expertise in Disputes and Investigations, Economics, Financial Advisory and Management Consulting, with business pragmatism in the highly regulated Construction, Energy, Financial Services and Healthcare industries to support clients in addressing their most critical business needs. More information about Navigant can be found at

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