Advocate's Edge November / December 2013 Edition
Featured Article: Excess earnings method
Higher valuation of law practice prevails in divorce case
What is a Forensic Accountant?
Experienced forensic accountants and economic crime investigators, like those found among McGovern & Greene's financial investigation professionals, are trained to detect a wide variety of fraudulent conduct, from discovering employees or executives who misappropriate company assets to assisting investors who are defrauded in the course of commercial transactions.
Typically, forensic accountants and fraud examiners investigate legal matters, including:
- Evaluating indicators of possible fraudulent conduct
- Preparing innovative audit and investigative plans
- Interviewing witnesses
- Analyzing documents
- Thoroughly researching all possible sources of information and
- Taking all other steps necessary to resolve financial investigation issues to recover losses
At McGovern & Greene, all of our forensic accounting work is conducted in a professional and ethical manner, and as discreetly as possible. Our professionals are experienced in court proceedings and possess the skills necessary to provide expert witness testimony when necessary. Critical matters require unquestionable skill, experience and integrity when it comes to financial investigations. You and your clients can rely on McGovern & Greene to provide you with the highest level of expertise in all matters related to fraud, valuations, contract disputes and intellectual property infringements.
Contact us today and let us assist you with your specific forensic accounting needs.
The Threat Within
With the increasing number of data breaches, and the increasingly complex reporting requirements and hefty fines that accompany them, organizations far and wide are taking data security with ever-greater seriousness. CPAs play an important role in that process.
Read the entire ICPA INSIGHT article by Sheryl Nance-Nash.
For many companies today, Intellectual
Property is their greatest asset.
Our experts assist attorneys in all stages of litigation concerning IP. Learn more about how we can help you protect your intellectual assets.
— COMING in 2014 —
CRAIG L. GREENE
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21
Forensic Accounting and the Occupational Fraudster