Forensic and Litigation Support Services

Navigating Complexity with Forensic Excellence

In today's intricate business landscape, the demands on executives for financial and legal expertise have surged. With business transactions reaching new levels of complexity, the need for forensic accounting services has become paramount.

Understanding Forensic Accounting

Forensic accounting stands as the pinnacle of Accounting and Auditing Services provided by Certified Public Accountants. The conclusions drawn by forensic accountants hold substantial weight in adversarial proceedings, judicial reviews, or administrative evaluations. Their independent findings, rooted in scientific detection and comprehensive evidence interpretation, provide the highest level of assurance.

Distinguishing forensic investigations from traditional financial statement auditing, the objective in forensic accounting is not only to attest to the fairness of figures but also to predict the likelihood of fraud detection or prevention in corporate or regulatory environments.

Meet the Forensic Accountant

Forensic accountants are seasoned investigators, independent, and unbiased, often possessing years of firsthand experience. Integral to negotiations or litigation, they offer accurate information crucial for evaluating or settling disputed amounts. The primary reason for hiring a forensic accountant is to leverage their findings and conclusions to add value to settlements, claims, and jury awards by quantifying and supporting the results.

When to Engage a Forensic Accountant

Forensic accounting engagements focus on specific issues defined by the engaging party. Clients typically outline specific tasks or goals, such as calculating losses due to catastrophic events, determining royalties, evaluating pension plan values, unreported employee benefit contributions, wage and hour issues, and more. The decision to hire a forensic accountant often becomes apparent when a unique and specialized service is required. While a regular accountant may be highly qualified for routine tasks, the expertise needed for forensic accounting is distinct.

Our Certified Financial Forensics (CFF) professionals consistently perform forensic accounting and litigation services, ensuring effectiveness and efficiency. Our CFFs provide forensic and litigation support services in various areas, including:

  • Acquisitions and Mergers
  • Bankruptcy Proceedings/Insolvencies
  • Breach of Contract Losses
  • Business Interruption
  • Business Valuations
  • Catastrophic Event Claims
  • Class Action Cases (Securities, Drugs, etc.)
  • Commercial Fraud Investigations
  • Delinquent Employee Benefit Contributions
  • Embezzlement
  • Expert Testimony in Litigation matters
  • Financial Statement Fraud Detection
  • Hidden Assets Investigation
  • Insider Trading Cases
  • Marital, Corporate and Partnership Dissolution
  • Personal Injury and Wrongful Death
  • Wage and Hour Litigation
  • Unreported employee benefit contributions and other assessments

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