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Presenting Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Opinions to the Judge and Jury

Financial Forensics

 Presenting Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Opinions to the Judge and Jury
CPE Credit

Program Type: Recorded Webinar (Audio, PPT Presentation)
Program Level: Basic
Prerequisites: Previous training or experience with the fundamentals of accounting, finance, economics, and business writing.
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
CPE Credits: One (1) Hour
Fields of Study: Personal Development
Item Number: 14PFF0314
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $80.00
Program Description

Do you struggle with what information and/or documentation is needed in personal injury and wrongful death cases? Have you wanted to know the key factual and other assumptions made in such cases? Are you preparing for a case and wondering how the Damages Advocate product works and how it can help you present your opinions? If you answered yes to any of these questions, this is the webinar for you. This webinar will focus on presenting your findings in court to a judge and jury and how to integrate Damages Advocate into your work.

Learning Objectives

After completing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- List the information and/or documentation needed in personal injury and wrongful death cases
- Describe the key factual and other assumptions made in personal injury and wrongful death cases
- Describe Damages Advocate software and explain how it works in personal injury and wrongful death cases
- Articulate how Damages Advocate helps present your opinion in a court of law

Who Should Attend

CPAs, attorneys (trial lawyers), economic damages expert witnesses


Mr. Michael Pakter focuses on financial analysis, forensic accounting, economic damages determination, valuation issues, and financial investigations. He has experience in financial forensics, determining lost profits, business interruption losses, earnouts, analyzing financial transactions and balances, fair value issues, and reconstruction of falsified and/or incomplete financial information.

Mr. Pakter provides consulting and litigation support services to trial lawyers, trustees, receivers, their clients, business owners and managers as well as state and local government. He has experience in financial analysis of disputed financial transactions in business/commercial litigation, conducting internal investigations, examining financial transactions, court-ordered accountings, damages determinations, and bankruptcy core proceedings.

Mr. Pakter has more than 35 years of experience in financial analysis, financial forensics, accounting, and internal investigations in diverse engagements and numerous industries. He has participated in public hearings and alternative dispute resolutions; submitted expert reports in several jurisdictions; and testified in arbitrations, regulatory proceedings, and state, federal, and bankruptcy courts.

Mr. Pakter has been recognized by courts and arbitral bodies as an expert in accounting, financial analysis, and business economics. His NACVA involvement includes being a practitioner member; a member of the Litigation Forensics Board; an instructor for the Cornerstones of Financial Forensics Program; and the program developer and team leader for the MAFF Corporate Bankruptcy, Insolvency, and Restructuring track.