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Jim Sanders, MBA

MBA Mr. Sanders’ Curriculum Vitae

Mr. Sanders, a certified general appraiser in Arizona since 1991, owns Real Estate Appraisal Litigation, LLC, specializing in litigation cases involving commercial properties. He has extensive litigation experience and has appeared as an expert witness in the Arizona Superior Courts of Pima, Maricopa, Yuma, Cochise, Pinal and Graham counties. Additionally, he has testified as an expert witness in the United States Federal Court, Arizona Jurisdiction, along with federal bankruptcy courts in Pima County. As a reviewer for The Appraisal Journal of the Appraisal Institute, he specialized in articles with statistical analyses, served on the editorial board ten years, and was instrumental in forming the “Statistics Review Committee” for The Appraisal Journal to increase quality of articles.

Mr. Sanders has a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and Mathematics from the University of Arizona and in 1995 earned an MBA from the University of Arizona with a specialization in Decision Science, where he took 15 units of graduate level statistics. Mr. Sanders uses many statistical techniques like regression analysis, General Linear Modeling, ANOVA, cluster analysis, principal component analysis and Bayesian analysis in his practice to help understand various markets and to assist in forming opinions of value.