Forensic Accounting, Litigation, and Dispute Advisory

Expert technical assistance where it matters most

Whether in pursuit of a lawsuit or in defense of one, your legal team needs credible, objective professionals with the highest level of expertise.

REDW’s dispute advisory services are prepared and conducted in conformity with all applicable professional standards and are regularly submitted to, and withstand, the scrutiny of federal and state courts, arbitrators and mediators.

Serving Tribal Nations

We provide Tribal Nations with forensic investigation, litigation support, and expert witness testimony services on behalf of both plaintiffs and defense attorneys, as neutral experts, and as Special Masters assigned by the court.

Team Members Professional Designations

  • Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA)
  • Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA)
  • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV)
  • Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Forensic Accounting and Valuation Services

The many and varied types of services REDW’s team of consultants and expert witnesses provide

Economic Damages

  • Business net lost profits
  • Personal injury wage losses
  • Wrongful death income losses
  • Intellectual property damages

Forensic Investigating

  • Asset misappropriation and loss calculations
  • Corruption and presence of fraud pattern assessments
  • Movement and use of cash and property analyses

Insurance Claims

  • Business interruption
  • Employment disputes
  • Fidelity claims
  • Catastrophe losses


  • Apportionments
  • Asset and account tracings
  • Business valuations
  • Income determinations
  • Marital waste and asset concealment analyses

Understanding what’s at stake

REDW has provided expert witness testimony for hundreds of legal proceedings, whether on behalf of a specific party, as neutral experts, as Special Masters assigned by the court, or as experts for law enforcement and civil arms of government agencies. Our seasoned and accredited professionals are here to help you and the trier of fact gain clarity with complex financial and economic issues, including in such cases as:

  • Bankruptcy proceedings
  • Contract disputes and breach of contract
  • Fidelity claims and lost profits
  • Fraud examinations
  • Insurance claims
  • Marital dissolutions
  • Shareholder or partner disputes
  • Transaction disputes

REDW’s Role Through the Litigation Lifecycle

Show your client how a partnership with REDW works in the litigation process.

Case Initiation

Need to substantiate a potential claim? REDW’s dispute advisors are well practiced in:

  1. Evaluating financially related claims
  2. Analyzing financial documents
  3. Recommending next steps


Preparing all the necessary financial information can be overwhelming. Our advisors assist your legal team with:

  1. Preparing relevant facts and discovery materials, including document request lists
  2. Reviewing critical information from other experts
  3. Creating relevant reports


Data analysis and business intelligence services can uncover improprieties. REDW experts research the information you need to back up your claims by:

  1. Analyzing and creating damage models and lost profit calculations for mediation or settlement purposes, including bankruptcy
  2. Reconstituting financial records
  3. Valuing businesses for partner disputes or divorce proceedings
  4. Planning and reporting for mediation or settlement conferences


Team up with credible experts at deposition or trial by engaging REDW’s dispute advisors for:

  1. Preparing demonstrative trial exhibits
  2. Expert witness testimony
  3. Evaluation of opposing expert reports
  4. Alternative dispute resolution forums

REDW's Credentials

REDW’s dispute advisors utilize their respective accounting, consulting, forensic accounting, and tax experience to provide you with credible analysis and authoritative expertise. REDW dispute and litigation experts hold specialized valuation, forensic and fraud credentials.

  • ASA – Accredited Senior Appraiser, awarded by the American Society of Appraisers (ASA)
  • CVA – Certified Valuation Analyst, issued by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA)
  • ABV – Accredited in Business Valuation, a specialty designation awarded by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • CFF – Certified in Financial Forensics, a specialty designation awarded by the AICPA
  • CFE – Certified Fraud Examiner, awarded by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
  • CPA – Certified Public Accountant, issued by each professional’s local jurisdiction for the Board of Accountancy

Forensic & Dispute Advisory

REDW is ready to help you meet legal disputes and corporate investigations with objectivity, credibility, and integrity.

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