FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: March 9, 2015
Contact: Anne Strong
Telephone: (301) 279-9697
History Associates Promotes Mike Reis, Jason Gart to New Roles
History Associates is pleased to announce that Mike Reis has been named a Senior Vice President at the firm. He recently served as Director of Litigation Research from 2004 until 2015. History Associates’ Deputy Director Jason H. Gart, Ph.D., has been promoted as Director of Litigation Research.
As a Senior Vice President, Mike Reis will continue to serve as an expert witness historian in litigation engagements. Mr. Reis will also focus on new business development and will continue to share his extensive historical knowledge with colleagues and clients. He has deep experience researching federal, state, local, and organizational archives relating to a wide range of legal issues. Mr. Reis has also provided deposition or trial testimony in environmental, toxic tort, building law, and historic preservation cases, as well as prepared numerous expert reports and affidavits in complex litigation.
Dr. Gart, who has also served as an expert witness, will direct the day-to-day management of the company’s litigation research services. He will continue to work with corporate and government clients to provide historical research and analysis in support of legal, regulatory compliance, and public relations issues. He currently manages teams of historians undertaking an array of research projects including government contract searches, site and land use histories, PRP searches, manufactured gas plants research, asbestos research, and corporate succession engagements. Dr. Gart has been a historian with History Associates since 2007, serving most recently as Deputy Director of Litigation Research.
About History Associates
For more than thirty years the historians and archivists at History Associates have demonstrated that history is valuable in the market as well as the marketplace of ideas. They provide professional corporate histories, exhibit content, interpretive planning, historical research, archival services, and collections management services to clients throughout the United States and around the world. History Associates strives to be The Best Company in History®, serving corporate, government, legal, and nonprofit clients from its headquarters in Rockville, Maryland. For more information, call (301) 279-9697 or visit www.historyassociates.com.