Analysis of child support economics for state agencies for updating guidelines

Rogers Economics is experienced with helping states meet federal requirements to analyze child support guidelines with
up-to-date economic data on child costs. Analysis has been for comprehensive reviews and for focusing on special topics. Rogers has testified on child support issues before legislative committees in Georgia, Minnesota, Texas, and Virginia and by invitation before the U.S. Congress. He has presented to child support review commissions in Alabama, Georgia, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Ohio, Tennessee, and Virginia.

Expert economic analysis for child support cases

Expert analysis and testimony is available for explaining deviations that apply to your client's case. Analysis includes economic exhibits explaining how deviation amounts were calculated. The analysis also includes standard legal arguments used by other attorneys in conformance with statute and appellate opinion.

Expert economic analysis for alimony cases

Alimony issues can crop up with child support or can be independent if there are no children in a divorce case. Rogers Economics can assist with impact analysis of alternative alimony awards.

Personal injury analysis and other economic damages

Providing expert analysis and testimony for a wide variety of services related to economic damages, including:

  • Personal injury
  • Wrongful death
  • Wrongful discharge or discrimination
  • Life care plan projections

High Income Cases

Rogers Economics specializes in analysis and exhibits for high income cases. Rogers Economics has provided expert support for both custodial and noncustodial parents in high income cases. Recent appellate opinion has made high income deviations more difficult to obtain in Georgia, requiring specific steps for the deviation. Other states have similar requirements for high income cases. Detailed analysis for such cases make awards more compelling.

"In-House" CLE Classes

Rogers Economics now conducts "in-house" CLE classes. Your staff can obtain CLE credits and training conveniently at your own offices. The current 4 hour CLE credit version can be presented on a schedule convenient to your staff. Call for details

Independent Review

Rogers Economics can provide an independent review of proposed worksheets and proposed orders. Rogers Economics has more than a decade of experience working with attorneys to ensure that proposed awards conform to statutory procedure and have appropriate exhibits to support arguments.

General economic consulting services

  • Revenue, demand and inventory forecasting
  • Scenario analysis for various corporate or government needs, including economic impact studies. Economic surveillance at national, regional or local levels for strategic or production planning. Especially useful for foreign corporations interested in U.S. investment opportunities and for government budget planning.
  • Corporate and governmental internal databases, expertise in developing and improving databases for a variety of purposes and making them "user-friendly" for employees.
  • Marketing issues that can be addressed with survey design and implementation, demographic and other data analysis, and even with the development of internal company data into PR vehicles.
  • Human Resource Department types of needs -- including developing contract escalation clauses, employment cost forecasting, and executive performance evaluation.