A Forensic Accountant is often retained to analyze, interpret, summarize and present complex financial and business related issues in a manner which is both understandable and properly supported.
Forensic Accountants can be engaged in public practice or employed by insurance companies, banks, police forces, government agencies and other organizations.
A Forensic Accountant is often involved in the following:
In order to properly perform these services a Forensic Accountant must be familiar with legal concepts and procedures. In addition, a Forensic Accountant must be able to identify substance over form when dealing with an issue.