With today’s complex business environment, litigation and fraud issues continue to be major concerns for companies and organizations. Litigation and forensic accounting cases often involve complex accounting, tax, and financial matters requiring the specialized knowledge and expertise of highly trained professionals. In the areas of litigation and forensic accounting, it is important to work with experienced professionals who have the ability to clarify complex financial information and prepare evidentiary documentation for presentation to a wide range of audiences, including judges and juries.
The LaPorte Litigation and Forensic Accounting Services group has decades of experience dealing with complex litigation and forensic accounting issues and providing high quality confidential solutions.
Commitment to the Profession
Our specially trained professionals have achieved the following accreditations and degrees:
- Certified Public Accountant
- Certified Fraud Examiner
- Certified in Financial Forensics
- Certified Internal Auditor
- Juris Doctor
- Master of Accounting
- Master of Business Administration
- Master of Engineering
- Master of Finance
- Master of Laws, LLM in Taxation
- Master of Tax Accounting
Our commitment is clearly demonstrated through our certifications and degrees, continuing professional education, and active participation in the following organizations and associations.
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants (LCPA)
- Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
- Institute of Internal Auditors
Our professionals regularly attend and lecture at the AICPA and LCPA litigation conferences and other relevant forensic and fraud conferences and workshops.
We provide litigation and forensic accounting services to help with economic damages, fraud investigations, calculating lost profits, and other complex business issues. We also assist our clients in establishing effective internal control environments, and we provide risk assessments and evaluations of adverse events. Our services include but are not limited to:
- Lost profit
- Personal injury
- Wrongful death
- Wrongful termination
- Bankruptcy and insolvency
- Breach of contract
- Business interruption
- Estate disputes
- Fraud investigations
Forensic Accounting Services
- Due diligence
- Forensic analyses
- Internal control assessments
- Special investigations
For more information, please email Holly Sharp, Director of Litigation and Forensic Accounting.