Expertise DescriptionI have over 35 years experience in accounting specializing in business and personal property valuation, forensic accounting, and economic loss calculations. My expertise includes: accounting records review / analysis; accounting records reconstruction; business valuations; claims reviews; determination of fair market value; fraud inquiries; lost profits calculations; and supervision of internal controls. I have additional expertise in representation to the Internal Revenue Service (I.R.S.). I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Business Valuation, Forensic/Investigative Accounting Experience, Economic Loss Experience, and representation before the Internal Revenue Service.
My consulting services include: Performed a business valuation of an off-Strip Las Vegas casino for the purpose of determining its fair market value for a buy/sale transaction between shareholders; Analyzed and reviewed accounting records involving a fee dispute between attorney and client; supplied expert witness report for the bar's fee dispute arbitration board; Calculated the lost profits of a convenient store forced to cease operations for months as a result of a major explosion; Representation at the Appeals level of the Internal Revenue Service in cases involving tax assessments ranging in excess of seven figures; Provided significant financial statement reporting services.
|B.S.||Accounting||Univ. of Kentucky|
|CPA-Certified public Accountant licensed in states of Nevada and Kentucky|
|ABV-CPA Accredited Business Valuation by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants|
|CVA-Certified Valuation Analyst in good standing with the NACVA|
|CFFA-Certified Forensic Financial Analyst in good standing with the NACVA|
|Certified Fraud Examiner in good standing with the ACFE|
Awards & Affiliation
|Graduated with distinction from the Univ. of Kentucky|
Member of the Nevada Society of CPAs and the AICPA
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases