Accounting Expert in GAAP Standards
An accounting expert experienced in business valuation using Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, or GAAP, and other industry standards was needed for a breach of fiduciary duty case. The plaintiff alleged fraud and breach of fiduciary duty claiming the accounting work performed at the dissolution of their business did not meet GAAP standards.
IMS ExpertServices was asked to locate an accounting expert with knowledge of GAAP and GAAS, or Generally Accepted Accounting Standards, to perform business valuation and opine on whether the accounting work warranted economic damages. A Certified Public Accountant, or CPA, with prior expert witness testimony experience was the target candidate.
This Certified Public Accountant has over 30 years of experience as an accounting expert. He has accounting industry and big four accounting firm experience and served as a senior manager for a business valuation firm. He is familiar with all significant accounting industry standards including GAAP and GAAS. This accounting expert has previous expert witness experience and has offered depositions and expert testimony multiple times. Several of his accounting projects have involved valuations of similar businesses. He is accredited in business valuation, holds a Masters in Professional Accounting, and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.IMS Reference #4988614
This Certified Public Accountant has more than 25 years of accounting experience in business valuation experience. He has written or supervised over 50 valuation reports and is a Certified Valuation Analyst accredited in business valuation. This expert has provided accounting services for many similar businesses and is very familiar with the acounting standards for the industry. He is an experienced accounting expert witness who has been deposed three times and offered expert testimony four times in regard to business valuation issues and lost earning disputes.IMS Reference #4995849