Disputes, fraud cases and lawsuits are won or lost by the financial experts you choose as partners. Both counsel and clients count on Aprio’s forensic accounting and expert witness expertise to demonstrate the truth behind the numbers.
If you need data analysis, expert testimony or investigative services related to a complex accounting, business, insurance matter or fraud case, call Aprio. Aprio’s forensic CPA professionals have decades of experience providing depositions; support at mediations; and testimony in federal and state courts, arbitration forums and other regulatory proceedings. We have also acted as third-party arbiters in litigation and dispute resolution forums.
Aprio has assisted national and international clients on matters including internal investigations, bankruptcy accounting and auditing, commercial litigation, complex damages, business valuations, tax litigation services and merger and acquisition disputes.
Howard Zandman, CPA, CFF, MAFF, has been recognized by The National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts for his exemplary character, leadership, and professional achievements.
Aprio staffs each engagement with a team of dedicated professionals with relevant experience and technical skills. Our team of over 550 accounting professionals across 28 states has deep and diverse expertise - we’re well equipped to serve following industries and sectors:
We partner with counsel to develop or defend complex damage scenarios in areas of commercial litigation involving lost profits, shareholder disputes, destroyed businesses, alter-ego and/or continuation of business claims, intellectual property, construction, broker dealer, securities and wage and hour collective/class actions.
We work with counsel to gain a better understanding of contract terms and conditions to enable us to assist in the calculation or rebuttal of alleged economic damages. Specific areas of expertise include disputes arising from breach of contract, employment agreements, post-M&A transactions and dissident shareholders
Our advisors utilize proven interviewing and investigate techniques to assist in determining the extent of an alleged wrongful act for either an internal or external matter. Specific experience includes Ponzi schemes, medical billing, money laundering (OFAC and FCPA), asset conversion, employee defalcations, vendor procurement and billing schemes, failed transactions, transaction tracing through multi-tiered entities and due diligence.
We work with either insurance companies, adjusters or insureds to develop or quantify the economic damages sustained within the terms of a given insurance contract. Our areas of expertise include business interruption and lost profits, construction delays, personal injury income loss quantification and employee defalcations and misappropriations.
Our team develops and defends business valuations related to wrongful acts. Our expertise includes diminution of value, shareholder disputes and buy-outs, and intellectual property valuations.
Aprio advisors are available to assist counsel in reviewing the standard of care of the accounting professional in a malpractice suit or claim. Specific areas of service include GAAP/GAAS investigations, accounting malpractice, financial statement misstatement and post-transaction disputes.
Partner with Aprio for E-Discovery design, planning, protocol and project management and access to E-Discovery resources and capabilities including:
Leverage Aprio’s deep experience in data analytics, consolidated reporting, dashboards and visualizations to gain actionable insights and tell meaningful stories with your data.
Our tagline says it all. We are "passionate for what's next". Whatever lies ahead for your business, Aprio stands ready to help you advance. Our clients benefit from a proactive team of specialists that collaborate to build value, drive growth, manage risk and protect wealth,