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Michael Thompson CPA/ABV, CFF, CFE
Michael Thompson has over 20 years of experience in investigative accounting and litigation support. His case background includes a variety of complex matters relating to accounting malpractice, claims investigations and consultation, damage assessments, business valuation, risk management services and negotiation of various bond forms and endorsements. Michael has performed a variety of complex business interruption and lost profits analyses representing plaintiff and defense interests. Michael has also conducted a variety of fraud investigations and has analyzed companies’ internal controls to minimize the potential for fraud including employee theft, improper authorizations, embezzlement, fictitious employees, dummy accounts payable, non-existent suppliers and subcontractor kickback schemes. Michael’s position as President and CEO of Engineering and Fire Investigations exposed him to a variety of major performance bond defaults, including investigation and documentation of the surety's position, methods of mitigating damages as well as any attendant litigation. Michael has led many projects including developing and analyzing large databases as well as working collaboratively with attorneys, economists, engineers, scientists, and other technical experts.
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Most recently, Michael has managed several cases involving internal fraud as well as valuations related to litigation on product liability and insolvency matters. In addition, Michael has performed insurance policy reviews and made recommendations with regard to potential unforeseen risks. The combination of Michael’s accounting, grant management, insurance, and business skills has allowed him to provide insight that is unique in the industry.
Michael has served as a trusted business advisor and expert witness for attorneys, risk managers, treasurers and insurance companies spanning the oil and energy, automotive, shipping, agricultural, chemical, and professional services industries. He has performed complex business interruption and cost analysis as they relate to catastrophic losses in an effort to validate and substantiate emergency response costs for major corporations in the United States, Europe, and Africa.