and forensic services for family lawyers.
We help family lawyers and their clients to understand the value of the businesses within the family asset pool.
We solve problems in disputes where money is important, including family law settlements, loss of profits and damages claims and fraud losses.
We help you solve complex problems
Our client base is diverse and we cover all court jurisdictions. We provide high quality, cost-effective solutions in family law, commercial and other matters. We provide legal firms, companies and Government with hands-on, cost effective solutions to complex problems.
In completing our valuation, we perform detailed market research and comparative analyses, taking into account the specific micro-economic and macro-economic circumstances in which the business is operating.
We can help you with many valuation issues
The valuation of business and shares for Family Law and other Court purposes, including the provision of expert witness testimony. We have deep expertise and experience in valuations in relation to matrimonial disputes, including as single expert witness in many Family Law Court matters
The valuation of business for mergers and acquisitions and in transactional situations, including synergy analysis or for bank finance purposes
The valuation of businesses, shares and other equity for tax purposes (e.g. capital gains, transfer pricing, stamp duty etc.)
Valuations for financial accounting purposes, including Purchase Price Allocations, goodwill impairment, carrying value assessments)
The appointment, briefing and management of independent experts appointed to prepare reports required by the Corporations Law or ASX Listing Rules in relation to change in control transactions.
We bring to the table:
A deep understanding of the litigation process and strong experience in the provision of expert witness testimony. Experience and reputation are essential in the context of litigation.
The ability to demonstrate expertise , including in business valuations and loss of profit and damages evaluations.
The dedication of the services of our Managing Director, Duncan Calder, to all engagements, with heavy hands-on personal involvement. Unlike with many other firms, there is no cost to our clients in training up junior staff that still charge you an arm and a leg!
Highly competitive fee structures.