Forensic & Valuation Services

Bringing Clarity to Conflict, Clarifying Complexity

Cooper Norman professionals have over 30 years of combined experience in valuation services and are qualified as expert witnesses in federal, state, and local courts. Our Certified Valuation Analysts (CVA’s) are trained to determine the current economic value of your business. Business valuations are often used to resolve disputes related to estate and gift taxation, divorce litigation, allocate purchase price among businesses assets, establish a formula for determining the value of partners’ ownership interest for buy-sell agreements, and many other business and legal purposes.

Cooper Norman offers specialized services in the areas of forensic or investigative accounting, economic damage analysis, and loss recovery. Cooper Norman has developed expertise in evaluating financial documents to determine the economic impact of fraud in your business and offering objective expert witness services to maximize your recovery. Our familiarity with the legal environment affords the knowledge needed to reach an efficient and cost-effective resolution.

Menu of services:

  • Forensic accounting and investigations
    • Fraud investigations
    • Evidence preparation
    • Marital Dissolution work
      • Marital Standard of Living Analysis
      • Income available for support analysis
      • Marital property listing
      • Asset Tracing
      • Property Characterization
    • Expert Report and Testimony
  • Business valuation
    • Business Transition Planning (Links to Business Transition Planning Page)
    • Business Ownership Disputes
    • Marital Dissolution
    • Economic Damages
    • Merger & Acquisition
    • Buy/Sell Due Diligence
  • Economic damages
    • Lost profits
    • Lost business value
    • Lost wages
  • Litigation support
    • Marital Dissolution work
      • Marital Standard of Living Analysis
      • Income available for support analysis
      • Marital property listing
      • Asset Tracing
      • Property Characterization
    • Discovery Assistance
    • Expert Report and Testimony
    • Expert Report Review Services
    • Trial Preparation