We are seeking an accomplished and seasoned Partner-Level Forensic Accounting Testifying Expert to lead our esteemed team. As a partner, you will bring extensive experience in forensic accounting, expert testimony, and leadership to guide our practice in delivering exceptional services to clients involved in complex financial disputes, fraud investigations, and legal proceedings. Your reputation as an industry leader and your ability to provide strategic insights will be crucial in driving our practice's success.
- Lead and manage the forensic accounting practice, overseeing a team of professionals dedicated to investigating financial irregularities, conducting fraud examinations, and providing expert testimony.
- Act as a strategic advisor to clients and legal teams, offering your expertise in analyzing financial data, formulating case strategies, and delivering persuasive courtroom presentations.
- Handle complex cases involving high-stakes financial disputes, ensuring the meticulous examination of financial records, transactions, and reports.
- Collaborate closely with legal professionals to provide litigation support, participating in strategy sessions, deposition preparations, and trial simulations.
- Develop and maintain relationships with clients, law firms, regulatory bodies, and industry experts to foster business growth and stay current on industry trends.
- Utilize your extensive network and industry recognition to attract new clients and opportunities to the practice.
- Provide expert testimony in court proceedings, delivering credible, compelling, and understandable explanations of complex financial concepts.
- Review and critique the work of junior forensic accountants, ensuring accuracy, adherence to best practices, and compliance with industry standards.
- Stay abreast of changes in accounting regulations, legal precedents, and investigative techniques to maintain the practice's cutting-edge expertise.
- Participate in thought leadership initiatives, including speaking engagements, publications, and educational events, to enhance the practice's reputation and visibility.
- Collaborate with other partners and senior leadership to align the forensic accounting practice's goals with the firm's broader strategic objectives.
- A minimum of 10 years of experience in forensic accounting, with a substantial portion of that time spent providing expert testimony in legal proceedings.
- CPA or CFE certification is essential, along with a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
- Demonstrated leadership experience, preferably at a partner or equivalent level, within a reputable forensic accounting firm or a legal practice.
- Proven track record of delivering expert testimony in complex financial cases, with a reputation for credibility, integrity, and excellence.
- Extensive knowledge of accounting principles, financial regulations, and legal procedures relevant to financial disputes and fraud investigations.
- Strong business development skills, including a network of contacts in the legal and business communities.
- Exceptional communication skills, with the ability to convey intricate financial concepts clearly and persuasively.
- Proficiency in using advanced accounting software, data analysis tools, and technology platforms.
- Strategic thinking and the ability to provide innovative insights and solutions to complex financial challenges.
- A demonstrated commitment to continuous learning, professional development, and staying current with industry trends.
- Highly competitive compensation package, including performance-based incentives.
- Opportunity to lead and shape a premier forensic accounting practice, driving its growth and success.
- Engaging and collaborative work environment with experienced professionals.
- Access to firm-wide resources, thought leadership platforms, and professional development opportunities.
- Recognition as a key industry leader, contributing to legal outcomes and industry advancements.