Terry Eve

Terry Eve is our exclusively recommended SME CFO Consulting expert in Florida on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Terry directly using the contact details listed above.

Terry has over 30 years of progressive financial and operational management experience in a broad array of industries involving companies with operations ranging from start-up to in excess of $400 Million in revenues. Terry’s career includes both domestic and global companies including international financial management as an expatriate on two separate continents.

Sustainable, profitable, growth sums up Terry’s outlook on the objectives of growing businesses. Developing the firm’s strategic plans and organising the related financing required to achieve that growth are an integral part of the CFO’s responsibility. Terry’s strategic perspective and extensive background helps entrepreneurs solve their business problems through business planning, execution and accountability. Terry also assists business owners maximise company value along with development and execution of exit strategies.

Terry is a hands-on professional financial manager with a demonstrable track record of success. His accomplishments include oversight and development of key company metrics impacting finance, sales and operations, the ability to report accurate & timely financial information and to help senior management interpret that information to impel and direct operations management to the attainment of the organisations mission and vision.

Terry also has an extensive background in financial information systems with platforms ranging from Quick Books to Oracle Financials and many mid-market accounting systems in between.

His past roles have included Chief Executive Officer, President, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operations Officer, Chief Information Officer, V.P of Finance & Administration and V.P. of Administration as well as Corporate Controller of a start-up that grew from zero to $100 Million in revenues in twelve months.

Terry Eve has a B.B.A. in accounting from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida and has been a resident in the Jupiter-Tequesta Florida area since 1973 where he presently lives with his wife Brenda. When not involved in assisting his clients, Terry enjoys the Florida lifestyle including boating, fishing and golf.

John G. Simon

John Simon is our exclusively recommended Product Liability Law expert in Missouri on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact John directly using the contact details listed above.

For 30 years, John has devoted himself to fighting for the victims of negligence in St. Louis and across the nation. Because of his unparalleled skill and belief in the power of the law, John has secured over 150 verdicts and settlements in excess of $1 million or more for his clients.

John’s practice is among the most accomplished in the nation:

  • He has secured over 150 verdicts and settlements in excess of $1 million each;
  • He has obtained more than 15 verdicts/settlements over $10 million;
  • He has secured more than 25 verdicts/settlements over $5 million.

Fighting for Plaintiffs Across the United States:

John’s conviction and passion for the law form the cornerstone of our practice. His belief in the power of hard work, persistence, and dedication allows him and his fellow attorneys to achieve incredible results. Above all, he knows that a group of committed individuals working together can accomplish great things—that’s the heart of his firm.

Firm Overview:

Dedicated Personal Injury & Business Litigation Firm

At The Simon Law Firm, P.C. our mission is to provide the highest-quality legal services with integrity, professionalism, and respect for our clients and the greater community.

Our firm consistently achieves some of the largest verdicts and settlements in the state of Missouri, and we are regularly covered in the press for cases ranging from personal injury to intellectual property to consumer fraud. Our attorneys have received numerous awards from local, state and national organisations for their trial and appellate work.

John P. Mahoney, Esq.

John Mahoney is our exclusively recommended Federal Employment Law expert in Washington, DC on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact John directly using the contact details listed above.

John Mahoney is a Washington, DC Attorney at Law and the Founding and Managing Partner of the Firm, who specialises in the practice of federal sector employment, labour, and national security clearance law. Attorneys Mahoney is rated as a “Preeminent Lawyer™”, a “Distinguished Lawyer™”, and is registered by Martindale-AVVO® in the 2019 Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyers™. John was selected as a “2019 Top Rated Lawyer in Labour & Employment,” and a “2019 Top Rated DC Metro Lawyer in Labour & Employment Law” by The National Law Journal, Corporate Counsel Magazine, American Lawyer Magazine, and Martindale-AVVO™. He has also achieved a “Superb 10.0 AVVO Rating.”

Firm Overview:

Nationwide Federal Employment Attorneys

Federal Employment Attorney Serving Washington, D.C., the Nation and the World.

John P. Mahoney, Esq., Attorneys at Law, is a top-rated Washington, D.C.-based federal employee lawyer, former federal government executive, and administrative judge, devoting his entire legal practice to representing federal employees, unions, employee associations, contractors, and agencies in federal employment law cases. He has garnered the top rating of AV Preeminent® from Martindale-Hubbell® due to his recognised ethics and legal talent, and he has been named in The Wall Street Journal as a “Top Rated Labour & Employment Lawyer.”

Federal employment attorney John Mahoney stands ready to protect and defend your rights and your career. Whether you are under investigation, facing allegations of misconduct, or need to litigate a union grievance or appeal a security clearance case, our federal employment lawyer offers the experienced legal counsel and advocacy you need.

If you are a federal employee who needs legal representation to fight back against employment discrimination through an EEOC complaint or EEOC Case, whistle-blower retaliation, reversing an MSPB decision, or other prohibited personnel practice (PPP) through an OSC complaint, we would be honoured to represent you and assert your rights. Get help from a federal employment lawyer who cares.

Catherine W. Johnson

Catherine Johnson is our exclusively recommended Environmental Law expert in California on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Catherine directly using the contact details listed above.

Catherine specialises in California and federal environmental law, representing a broad range of clients and industries, including manufacturing facilities, national transportation companies, food companies, a recycling facility, and leaders in the commercial real estate and multi-family housing industry. She has represented a leader in the multi-family homes industry for over twenty years, and served as the sole environmental lawyer for a publicly-traded REIT for over fourteen years. She has represented several of her current clients for over a decade or more.

Catherine’s areas of expertise include brownfields development, soil vapor intrusion, Proposition 65, pollution legal liability insurance policies, hazardous and solid waste, landfills, Superfund sites, electronic waste, underground storage tanks, asbestos-containing materials, lead-based paint, mould, radon, methane gas, OSHA, Porter-Cologne Act, Truck & Bus Regulation, CERCLA, RCRA, Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, and all aspects of the investigation, clean-up, and closure of contaminated properties. Catherine has special expertise in environmental due diligence and transactional matters for real estate, stock, and asset acquisitions. Catherine has handled enforcement actions brought by federal, state, and local agencies, under a variety of laws, including one of the first U.S. EPA enforcement actions brought under the California Truck & Bus Regulation.

Catherine’s transactional and compliance practice at EGC is backed by years of litigation experience, where she served either as lead counsel or co-counsel in several major cases, including citizens’ suits claims (Prop 65, storm water), CERCLA cost recovery claims, and claims for property damage associated with subsurface contamination and soil vapor intrusion.  Catherine was lead attorney for the landmark case, U.S. v. Chapman, 146 F.3d 1166, 1169 (9th Cir. 1998) (establishing a test for EPA’s recovery of its litigation fees in a CERCLA cost-recovery action) and she was lead co-counsel for SF Bay keeper v. Levin Enterprises, (N.D. CA, 2013) (first decision to address the scope of storm water permit requirements applicable to the transportation industry).

Before establishing EGC, Catherine was a partner at Hanson Bridgett, LLP, in San Francisco for seven years, and a partner at Wendel Rosen Black & Dean, in Oakland for thirteen years. Catherine started her environmental practice at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati in Palo Alto. Before practicing law, she served as a consultant to ICF, Inc., providing support to the U.S. EPA in development of some of the first environmental regulations under certain provisions of CERCLA and RCRA.

Catherine is the Immediate Past Chair of the San Francisco Bar Association’s Environmental Section.

Firm Overview:

Environmental General Counsel is an environmental boutique law firm based in the San Francisco Bay Area. We have decades of experience with all aspects of environmental law, including compliance, enforcement, clean-ups, complex litigation, natural resources, risk allocation in loans and acquisitions — with special expertise in sophisticated transactions, Proposition 65, pollution legal liability policies, vapor intrusion, asbestos-containing materials, Environmental Health & Safety programs, environmental claims in bankruptcy, and development projects.

​EGC attorneys are veteran environmental practitioners. Our attorneys have practiced with some of the leading environmental departments and law firms in the country, including Paul Hastings, Holland & Knight, Beveridge & Diamond, Pillsbury Winthrop, Jeffers Mangel Butler & Mitchell, Barg Coffin, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, and Hanson Bridgett.  We have also served as counsel for environmental regulatory agencies, including the San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board and the California Coastal Commission .

EGC represents a wide range of industries, including real estate (single-family homebuilders, multi-family residential owners, developers, commercial property owners), consumer products, fashion and accessories, personal care industry, social media, pet food, chemical manufacturing and distribution, industrial manufacturing, food processing, high tech, maritime and transportation industry, and recycling.

​Our clients include Fortune 500 and S&P 500 companies, national and international privately-held companies, publicly-traded companies, public agencies, family businesses, trusts, and individuals.​

We are engaged and active in our field as frequent speakers and writers and we contribute to the environmental legal community as leaders of local and state bar associations. Two of our partners are former Chairs of the California Bar’s Environmental Section — and one partner currently serves as advisor to the Section’s annual Yosemite conference. Two of our partners are former chairs of the San Francisco Bar’s Environmental Section — and one of our partners serves as the current Chair of the Section. We are also active in a leadership position with the County of Alameda’s Environmental Bar. ​

Joseph J. Dehner

Joseph Dehner is our exclusively recommended Business Law expert in Ohio on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Joe directly using the contact details listed above.

Joe counsels a wide variety of companies, domestic and foreign, on issues confronting global business, including cross border investment, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, global personnel matters, tax, customs and trade issues, structures, distribution and agency agreements and the resolution of international disputes. He is business counsel to emerging technology and other firms. He represents companies, owners, investors, securities brokerage firms, brokers and public customers in disputes involving the securities laws and claims involving takeovers, fiduciary duty, fraud, negligence and securities statutes, and is a nationally recognised expert in structured settlements. Joe is an honours graduate of Princeton University and the Harvard Law School and a member of the Ohio and Florida bars. He has been to 80 countries as long-time chair of his firm’s international practice and podcasts as the Data Privacy Detective.

Firm Overview:

Frost Brown Todd is a full-service law firm with more than 500 lawyers across our nine-state footprint. Dedicated to refining the art of client service, we leverage technical, industry and legal knowledge and hands-on experience to serve a diverse client base, from leading multinationals to small, entrepreneurial companies.

Edward T. Gavin IV, CTP

Ted Gavin is our exclusively recommended Corporate Recovery Services expert in Delaware on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Ted directly using the contact details listed above.

Ted is a Certified Turnaround Professional and the managing partner of Gavin/Solmonese. He has over 20 years of experience working with distressed companies and their stakeholders in diverse industries, including retail, transportation, regulated and non-regulated manufacturing, pharmaceutical and healthcare, professional services, construction, and metal-forming. He has served in leadership roles in engineering, manufacturing, information technology, and regulatory affairs functions. Ted has extensive experience in strategic planning and process re-engineering, with hands-on management experience in non-profit, for-profit, and public sector operations. Ted testifies frequently as an expert witness on matters such as ordinary course of business issues in preference litigation, as well as on fiduciary duties of management in distressed companies.

Firm Overview:

Gavin/Solmonese redefines the traditional model of corporate consulting. We tackle difficult problems by applying strategic vision and leadership at every level of restructuring, recovery, and growth. Helping companies successfully define their place in today’s evolving market is our singular objective.

Using our collective experience and deep understanding of social, political, and economic issues, we guide your organisation through today’s tough business challenges — regardless of the issue.

We’re hands-on and experienced in the difficulties many organisations face, including:

  • Bankruptcy
  • Sluggish leadership
  • M&A
  • Stalled negotiations
  • Valuation disputes
  • Brand inertia
  • Ineffective public profile

Gavin/Solmonese leads companies through solutions that directly improve the bottom line.