Andrew C. Bernstein Joins EisnerAmper Forensic, Litigation & Valuation Services Practice as Managing Director
June 22, 2016
Renowned Expert to Lead Practice Activities in South Florida Region
EisnerAmper announced that Andrew C. Bernstein, CPA/CFF, CVA, has joined the firm as a Managing Director in its Forensic, Litigation & Valuation Services (FLVS) practice. In this new role, Bernstein will work from the Miami and Fort Lauderdale offices.
Bernstein has more than 30 years of experience providing expert testimony on economic damages, valuation and business issues in complex business litigation. He has testified in Federal District Court, Federal Bankruptcy Court, State Court, Delaware Chancery Court, International Arbitration, and other venues.
Bernstein has led forensic accounting investigations of banks, health care entities, public companies, governmental entities and closely held companies in a wide range of matters including responding to regulatory actions, shareholder claims, concerns of financial fraud and internal corporate concerns.
Bernstein has been appointed as a receiver in Federal Court; an arbitrator by a State Court Judge and served as ICC Arbitral Panel member. As accountant to receiver or special master, he has presented reports and testimony in Federal and State courts.
In making the announcement, Allen Wilen, partner-in-charge of the EisnerAmper Forensic, Litigation & Valuation Services practice, said, “Our intent is to grow the FLVS group in the South Florida marketplace rapidly over the next few years, focusing on both domestic and cross border litigation and investigations. Andy will be an integral part of this growth, and will be a key contributor to the firm’s national FLVS practice as well.”
“Forensic accounting and litigation services are an important part of our firm’s growth plan in this market,” said Barry Gould, EisnerAmper’s Partner-in-Charge of South Florida. “We are excited to have Andy join the team and enhance our local capabilities.”
Bernstein has decades of experience in the South Florida marketplace, both with regional firms and with major international practices. “I’m impressed by the firm's commitment to South Florida,” he said. “EisnerAmper has the best platform to serve this region, especially in electronic discovery and computer forensics; as well as our services in anti-money laundering, banking investigations, estate and trust litigation, international dispute resolution, post-M&A disputes, and other areas of complex business disputes.”