Maria joined MDD Forensic Accountants’ New York office in 1990. She is a Partner at the firm.
Maria has expertise in a wide range of practice areas such as business interruption, lost profits, cyber risks, extra expenses/increased costs, marine, stock & contents, physical damages, product liability & product recall, third-party liability, theft, fidelity/employee dishonesty, financial condition, personal injury & wrongful death, and subrogation.
Her industry experience includes retail and wholesale, financial services, manufacturing, professional services and renewable energy.
Maria has been retained as an expert witness in the area of accounting and damage evaluation, including admission as an expert witness in State court. Litigation support roles have included review and analysis of deposition transcripts, preparation of interrogatories of witnesses under oath and expert testimony, preparation of expert reports, and assistance with preparation of document requests for discovery.
Maria is fluent in Spanish and was an integral part of MDD’s catastrophe team in Chile due to the 2010 earthquake and in Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria in 2017.
She is a member of the Executive Board of the New York City Association of Insurance Women.
Maria graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.