Forensic accounting is a generic term to describe engagements that result from actual or anticipated disputes or litigation. Accordingly, our work and product is prepared to the highest standards in anticipation of use in court.
Forensic accounting engagements may fall into several categories, including the following:
- Economic damages (litigation support)
- Business valuation
- Shareholder/post-acquisition disputes
- Bankruptcy, insolvency, and reorganization
We often assist in the review of opposing expert reports, assisting in the assessment of the merits of a case and the areas of exposure and risk. As experienced forensic accountants, we are able to utilize an understand economic theories, business information, financial reporting systems, accounting and auditing standards and procedures, data management & electronic discovery, evidence gathering and investigative techniques, and litigation processes and procedures to provide value-added service.