What is Litigation Support?

Litigation Support provides assistance of an accounting nature in a matter involving existing or pending litigation. It deals primarily with issues related to the qualification of economic damages by understanding the accounting and legal interpretations to develop acceptable accounting calculation for the court, which may differ from Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Industry Standards.

Legal

The services that we provide regarding litigation are:

  • Provide detailed accounting record analysis
  • Give expert testimony, when required
  • Assistance in obtaining documentation necessary to support of refute a claim
  • Review of the relevant documentation to form an initial assessment of the case and identifying areas of loss
  • Assistance with Examination for Discovery documentation which include the formulation of questions to be asked regarding the financial evidence
  • Attendance at the Examination for Discovery to review the testimony assist with understanding the financial issues and to formulate additional questions to be asked
  • Review of the opposing expert's reports and reporting on both the strengths and weaknesses of the positions taken, with respect to economic and accounting matters
  • Assistance with settlement discussions and negotiations
  • Attendance at trial to hear the testimony of the opposing expert and to provide assistance with cross-examination