Session Description to Come
Jeff Litvak, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA Jeff Litvak is a Senior Managing Director at FTI Consulting and is based in Chicago. Mr. Litvak is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV), an Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) in business valuation, and is Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) with the AICPA. Mr. Litvak specializes in forensic accounting investigations and valuation matters, assessment of economic damages, analysis of lost profits and unity of interest/separateness matters. Mr. Litvak is one of FTI Consulting’s National Product Leaders in merger and acquisition disputes and was the former Co-Chair of the AICPA Task Force on merger and acquisition disputes, where he received the 2009 AICPA Award for Volunteer of the Year for his achievements. He has also served as a National Valuation Instructor for the American Society of Appraisers.
In 2010, Mr. Litvak was appointed to the AICPA’s Executive Committee for the Forensic and Valuation Section and sits on the AICPA Bankruptcy and Insolvency Task Force. This task force focuses on restructuring challenges and bankruptcy and solvency disputes. Mr. Litvak is a National Instructor for FTI Consulting and teaches a two-day course on economic damages. Further, Mr. Litvak is one of the damages instructors for the AICPA related to its boot camp on expert testimony. Mr. Litvak’s current practice focuses on being a consulting expert in litigation cases, which includes strategy assistance to the law firm regarding liability and damages issues. He also provides assistance in the cross-examination of fact and expert witnesses and strategy regarding the presentations to be made at trial. Mr. Litvak specializes in mergers and acquisition cases including resolution, of working capital and earn-out disputes, being a neutral accounting arbitrator in adjudicating an M&A dispute and the determination of whether a MAC has been sustained.
Lastly, Mr. Litvak has extensive experience in “Ability to Pay” matters in anti-trust and healthcare fraud and abuse cases. Mr. Litvak has experience in a cross section of industries such as insurance, real estate, manufacturing, wholesaling, construction, high tech, automotive, financial services, healthcare, and pharmaceutical. His extensive experience in accounting and auditing, market penetration analysis, and corporate finance provide a strong background for analyzing damages in many types of business litigation. He has worked on significant matters for the United States Department of Justice and Internal Revenue Service on valuation and other corporate finance matters.