Dean Dorton’s Litigation Support Expertise
Dean Dorton’s litigation support team is a group of litigation and forensic accounting professionals in Lexington and Louisville, Kentucky who are specially trained to meet the unique business needs of lawyers and their clients. Our litigation support and forensic accounting team performs a comprehensive range of consulting and financial services to help your case, your clients, and your firm’s operations.
As an attorney, you need litigation support services from experts who focus on litigation. Whether assessing economic damages in litigation or determining the value of a closely held business, it is crucial that your accounting experts are available when you need them. That’s why we have a team of experts who provide a wide range of litigation support, business valuation, and forensic accounting services. Attorneys count on Dean Dorton’s litigation support team to perform exceptional work for their clients. We understand your need for accounting expertise in complex litigation matters. Law firms rely on our thorough training, specialized certifications, and solid reputation, knowing that our opinions will stand up to the toughest scrutiny.
Dean Dorton’s Litigation Support Team
Dean Dorton’s litigation team has an understanding of the courts’ expectations through experience in bankruptcy court matters, family court matters, both federal and state courts of law, and all forums for alternative dispute resolutions. We are frequently appointed by the courts and/or are agreed to by all parties in Lexington and Louisville, Kentucky as well as courts throughout the region and nation. Our ability to understand the legal issues and effectively communicate our opinions allows counsel to concentrate on other important aspects of the case while we focus on issues relating to damages.
Lawyers call us to help their clients by leveraging our expertise in expert witness testimony and litigation support consulting, matrimonial disputes and divorce consulting, business valuation, damage calculations, forensic accounting, merger and acquisition services, and bankruptcy services, to name a few. Our accredited team also provides CLE to attorneys – contact us to learn more about our current class offerings!
Law firms also call on our litigation team with internal firm management and business needs. We have the capabilities to help firms improve their financial performance by increasing their return on investment in technology, providing insightful management information and analysis, improving management tools and business processes, and as a place to cost-effectively outsource accounting and IT systems administration.
Our services for law firms include:
- Bankruptcy accounting and insolvency services
- Business valuation
- Damage calculations
- Estate asset and liability determinations
- Expert witness testimony, including consulting, financial report preparation, analysis, and settlement/mediation services
- Forensic accounting and fraud investigations
- Insurance claims
- IRS appeals and tax court matters
- Marital dissolution and divorce support
- Merger and acquisition services (due diligence, valuation, etc.)
- Practice management consulting
- Technology services including software selection, implementation, and IT security assessments
Dean Dorton’s Litigation Support Team provides services in Lexington, Louisville, and the Commonwealth of Kentucky as well as regionally and nationally.
Top row: Matt Smith, Chris Anderson, Elizabeth Woodward, Jason Miller, David Angelucci
Bottom row: Elizabeth Leatherman, Nick Lynch, Missy DeArk, John Herring
Technology for Law Firms
Dean Dorton has a separate department devoted entirely to assisting our clients with their technology issues. We have successfully implemented new, cutting-edge software for law firms which help automate time and billing, case management, and accounting.
Why Choose Dean Dorton
- Innovative business thinking with a fresh perspective
- Attention to detail
- Commitment to accurate, quality and timely services
- Focused on helping each client succeed
- Nationally recognized experts who work personally with each client