FINANCIAL FORENSICS and INVESTIGATIONS
BVA professionals have extensive experience in assisting clients with complex financial forensics matters such as:
- SEC/DOJ inquiries and investigations
- White collar criminal defense
- Securities fraud and Ponzi schemes
- Cash tracing
- Internal investigations
- Probate, trust, and estate cases
Our team is also well-versed in addressing the myriad of financial issues that may arise, including, but not limited to, revenue recognition issues, misappropriation of assets, disclosure issues, and calculation of disgorgement penalties. Furthermore, BVA professionals also have extensive experience analyzing allegations related to FCPA and other compliance issues, Medicare fraud, earnings smoothing, and money laundering. We can leverage our deep expertise to advise the full spectrum of clients, including executives, corporate boards, attorneys, and independent monitors, as well as trustees, executors, and beneficiaries.
BVA reviewed the company’s books and records and determined that in order to respond to the SEC’s inquiry, the financial statements would need to be entirely rebuilt from information in the bank statements. Performed financial analyses for numerous entities, sources and uses of funds, and assets and liabilities information.
On behalf of one of the Defendants, Dr. Nicholson, BVA professionals examined bank records and invoices and established that all money received was spent on marketing activities and did not represent kickbacks. BVA also provided expert testimony and designed trial demonstratives to present to the jury at trial.
For JP Morgan, BVA traced the flow of funds among investment vehicles and analyzed the ultimate investment results. Responded to Plaintiff’s expert report and provided deposition testimony on the deficiencies in his report.
BVA was retained by third-party defendant Triton Hardbanding to evaluate the pricing Triton had provided to Stabil Drill, and determined that Triton charged lower average prices to Stabil Drill than to other customers for similar services during a period when alleged kickbacks should have made prices to Stabil Drill artificially high.