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FTI Consulting's Jessica Block Recognized by Consulting Magazine as One of This Year's Rising Stars of the Profession

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that Jessica Block, Senior Managing Director in the firm's Technology segment, has been named to Consulting magazine's list of Rising Stars of the Profession in the Client Service category. Consulting magazine's Rising Stars of the Profession list recognizes outstanding talent under the age of 35 in the consulting industry.

"We're excited that Jessica has been named to this year's list," said Seth Rierson, Senior Managing Director and Global Segment Leader of FTI Technology. "During Jessica's 10-year career with FTI Consulting, she has rapidly progressed from an entry-level Consultant to a top-level performer. Jessica is an outstanding leader who is committed to developing our team as we help solve our clients' most important legal matters. Her inclusion on this year's Rising Stars of the Profession list is testament to her remarkable achievements and proven ability to serve as a trusted advisor."

Ms. Block has 10 years of experience implementing defensible e-discovery strategies for corporate and legal clients. At FTI Consulting, Ms. Block leads consulting efforts across the lifecycle of complex litigations, investigations and transactions. She leverages her expertise to decrease litigation costs by improving the speed and accuracy of the discovery process.

"I am pleased to be recognized amongst such a talented group of peers," said Ms. Block. "This honor would not be possible without my accomplished colleagues who have supported and challenged me throughout my career."

On April 16, 2015, Consulting magazine will honor this year's winners at The Rising Stars of The Profession Awards Dinner at The W Chicago City Center. Winners will also be featured in the March issue of Consulting magazine.

About FTI Consulting

FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 4,400 employees located in 26 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management, strategic communications and restructuring. The company generated $1.76 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2014. For more information, visit and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.

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