Today’s business valuators are faced with complex valuation considerations to determine the value of a business interest or assets. These considerations can impact litigation, asset values on a company’s financial statements, and business decisions.

Our team is recognized for our technical expertise and credibility performing business valuations and providing expert witness services. We have one of the largest accredited business valuation teams in the Southeastern U.S. Our valuation approach takes into consideration facts derived from inquiries and business records, the relevant valuation standards, and our experienced valuator’s judgment.

MBAF has extensive experience conducting valuations of business interests and assets for a variety of situations including:

  • Damage claims in litigation
  • Due diligence process for mergers and acquisitions
  • Equity based compensation (ASC 718)
  • Estate planning
  • Estate, gift, and income taxes
  • Fair value reporting under U.S and International Accounting Standards
  • Family limited partnerships
  • Goodwill and intangible asset impairment (ASC 350)
  • Marital dissolution cases involving equitable property distributions
  • Operating company and business interests whether controlling or minority interests
  • Purchase price allocation (ASC 805)
  • Start-ups and unestablished businesses
  • Stockholder agreements and disputes

Our comprehensive business valuation services include:

  • Analyze weaknesses in opposing expert opinions and reports
  • Design, produce, or analyze e-discovery relating to valuation issues
  • Develop or analyze trial strategy relating to valuation issues
  • Identify key valuation issues and review the relevant considerations
  • Issue formal valuation opinion
  • Perform valuation computation
  • Prepare trial exhibits
  • Prepare direct and cross-examination questions
  • Prove or disprove relevant valuation facts
  • Provide expert and rebuttal witness testimony

MBAF is a member of the American Society of Appraisers, the National Association of Certified Valuation and Analysts, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Our valuations comply with the applicable standards set forth by these associations. Our principals and staff maintain continuing professional standards through memberships in several national valuation organizations and hold the most respected valuation credentials including:

  • Accredited in Business Valuations (ABV)
  • Accredited Senior Appraisers (ASA)
  • Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
  • Certified Valuation Analysts (CVA)

Our expertise in business valuations is vast and we’d love to put our knowledge to work for you. Don’t hesitate to contact us now.