Brian Kriegler is a statistician with expertise in statistics, sampling, surveying, econometrics, and data management. He has extensive experience collecting, maintaining, and analyzing data sets in both consulting and academic research capacities. He has authored and co-authored multiple papers and has presented his research to the American Statistical Association, of which he is a member.
Dr. Kriegler has given expert testimony as a statistician in litigation proceedings involving civil rights, Medicare fraud, and various employment issues. He also has analyzed large transactional databases and constructed damage models in multiple antitrust class action lawsuits. Specifically in employment cases, Dr. Kriegler has testified about unpaid overtime, off-the-clock claims, punch card rounding, reimbursement, and misclassification. Recently, he consulted with a national restaurant chain to design and analyze a survey for its kitchen managers in order to assess the extent to which they were conducting supervisorial versus non-supervisorial tasks. Those survey results were relied upon for purposes of reaching a settlement in a class action lawsuit relating to misclassification.
Ph.D. in Statistics, University of California, Los Angeles
M.S. in Statistics, University of California, Los Angeles
B.A. in Mathematics/Economics, Claremont McKenna College
Econ One, August 2008 – Present
University of Pennsylvania, 2007 – 2008
University of California Los Angeles, 2007 – 2008
Self-Employed Statistical Consultant, 2004 – 2008
RAND Statistics Group, 2006
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space, 2001 – 2003
U.S. District Court