Austin Nelson

Austin Nelson


Los Angeles, CA



Austin Nelson is a Director at Resolution Economics LLC, an economics and statistics consulting firm with offices in Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington, D.C., New York, and Charlotte.  He holds a B.A. in Economics, Business Management from Occidental College, and an M.S. in Applied Economics from Johns Hopkins University.

Mr. Nelson has experience in a wide range of litigation support for labor and employment, antitrust, first party claims, lost profits, business interruption, valuation, forensic accounting, and class action matters. In the wage and hour practice, Mr. Nelson regularly provides economic examination relating to claims of wrongful termination, meal and rest break compliance, off-the-clock work, regular rate of pay, misclassification, and other wage-and-hour claims.  He specializes in interpreting complex databases, and preparing detailed analyses and damages models to assist clients both at mediation and at trial. Additionally, Mr. Nelson has provided privileged consulting services by way of pay equity studies, internal payment practices, and internal audits.

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B.A. in Economics, Occidental College

M.S. in Applied Economics, Johns Hopkins University;