Expertise DescriptionI have over 15 years experience in Forensic Accounting & Financial Dispute Consulting. My expertise includes audit, dispute services, and forensic analyses for a wide variety of entities including securities and exchange commission investigations; fraud/forensic engagements & accounting restatements; merger and acquisition, damages analysis, & business valuation engagements; arbitration panels; bankruptcy/solvency analyses; and auditing/SEC reporting. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: GAAP and GAAS expert; SEC Investigations; Contract disputes; Board of Directors or Audit Committee Investigations; Purchase price disputes; Fraud forensic investigations; Accounting malpractice claims – Software, Manufacturing, Waste Management, Health, Security; Merger and Acquisition; Shareholder Class Action; Bankruptcy.
My consulting services include: analysis of transactions records within audited financial statements; analysis of revenue recognition practices within several divisions of a worldwide conglomerate operating as a technology, media, and financial services company; analysis of the accounting for complex derivatives transactions within an entire organizational tree; investigation of allegations of improper reimbursement of construction claims; investigation of allegations of financial impropriety with respect to granting stock options to employees; investigated embezzlement schemes of executives; business valuation analysis related to an owner sell-out; analysis of solvency of a large energy entity including specific studies of the entity's characteristics and market-related studies.
I have over fifteen years of experience in both forensic accounting and investigations. I have worked on multiple bankruptcy matters.
I have extensive experience with merger and acquisition disputes and analyzing competitive bids. I have also worked on numerous working capital disputes and ownership/ private equity disputes. I have extensive experience preparing damages analyses.
|Bachelor of Business Administration||University of Massachusetts at Amherst|
|CPA – Commonwealth of MA|
Awards & Affiliation
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases