Guiding Your Case from Planning to Trail
Understanding your financial and business valuation issues strengthen the merits of any dispute advisory services matter and enhances the possibility of you reaching a successful resolution. From preliminary fact-finding to expert testimony, Cherry Bekaert can guide you through all phases of litigation, dispute advisory and settlement matters.
As a trusted partner to attorneys nationwide, our team of Forensic & Litigation Advisory professionals provides assistance to both plaintiff and defense parties. We also serve as neutral experts assisting both parties. Such experience ensures you receive proper guidance to navigate the complexities and pressures surrounding legal and corporate proceedings.
You can trust our experience to measure the potential financial consequences in a wide range of litigation and dispute advisory matters, including breach of contract, dispute advisory services, lost profits, white-collar crime, class actions, marital dispute resolution, product liability, tax controversy and professional liability.
Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Post-acquisition dispute consulting Whether you need assistance analyzing purchase price issues, post-due diligence by assessing the...
Fraud & Forensic Investigations
White-collar crime, whistleblower allegations, fraud, embezzlement and abuse. These adverse events can shake your organization...
Trustee, Monitoring & Receivership
Corporate Monitoring Services Prosecutors and regulators frequently require the appointment of corporate monitors to verify a...
If you want an early assessment of your claim for potential damages or develop a strategy to identify relevant issues, consult with us before attempting to settle a dispute or file a complaint. The assessment will help you obtain an objective perspective of your economic risk to help you make an informed decision about your matter. We have experience developing damage models in various complex business litigation matters.
When you need an objective yet persuasive argument to be made at deposition or trial, your advisor will be available to provide necessary oral or written testimony. In a clear and concise manner, your forensic advisory services advisor will explain the analysis performed that support our conclusions and expert opinions.
If you need help following the money trail involving fraud investigations like employee embezzlement and money laundering, our forensic accountants and certified fraud examiners are available to assist legal counsel throughout an investigation. We can document the chain of custody, catalogue evidence, conduct interviews, prepare reports and provide expert testimony.
If you find yourself in a litigious situation requiring valuations of closely held companies, personal and family ownership interests, and professional practices, our dispute advisory services analysts and services can help you understand the economic attributes of your case. Sometimes, business valuations also demand forensic advisory services to ensure that the financial data used to develop your business valuation is reliable.
From valuing your losses to tracking the claim, the insurance claim process can be complex and time consuming. If you miss one step, your claim could be jeopardized. Having someone with litigation and dispute advisory experience who has completed the insurance claim process many times can help you maximize your claim and stay focused on running your business. Whatever insurance coverage issues come up (e.g., natural disasters, employee theft and embezzlement), Cherry Bekaert can help guide you through the process and reach a reasonable insurance settlement. We can assist you with property damage, business interruption, contingent business interruption and extra-expense claims, forensic advisory services, as well as explain any tax impacts.
Navigating international laws and regulations is difficult and confusing. Something that can make international arbitration easier is working with a multicultural and multilingual team of professionals. Whether you are a law firm, business enterprise, or global Fortune 500 company, we offer forensic and litigation advisory services and expert witness testimony on damages and related issues in a variety of international arbitration settings.
During a shareholder or partnership, dispute counsel may determine that a receiver or financial monitor would provide the court with an objective evaluation of your business’ feasibility to weather the storm and meet obligations. If this happens to you, we can step in to monitor financial activities and prepare informative litigation advisory service reports to the parties and the court. Receivership orders can be drafted to address the issues at hand and provide the receiver with varying levels of authority and powers. In certain cases, we will sell assets or liquidate businesses.