Michael works with public and private clients in a range of industries, including manufacturing/distribution, technology and insurance, among others. He is routinely engaged by the area’s top attorneys and appointed by various courts to analyze, investigate, report on and/or mediate financial disputes involving individuals and corporations.
His expertise includes:
•Consulting on business valuation and litigation support projects that involve; buying or selling a business, buy/sell agreements, Federal gift and estate taxation matters, family limited partnerships (FLP), equitable distribution proceedings (marital dissolution), shareholder disputes, loss of income, fairness opinions, and Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs)
•Providing public company opinions on Over the Counter Bulletin Board / Pink Sheet Companies regarding restricted stock valuations, fairness opinions, and the reasonableness of forecasted financial statements
•Calculation of quality of life issues, the marital lifestyle relating to marital dissolution, alimony, and child support for various courts throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania
•Proposed settlement structures for division of assets among partners, and annual goodwill impairment testing
•Corporate fraud, misappropriation of funds, lapses in internal controls, and employee embezzlement
•American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
•National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts
•Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts
•Michael is a frequent speaker and author on topics within the forensic accounting field and has provided expert testimony in various courts throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania.