- Forensic Investigations
- Business Valuation
- Fraud Investigations
- Expert Witness
- Damage & Lost Profits Analysis
CREDENTIALS / EDUCATION
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV)
- Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA)
- Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
- University of Vermont: BS
- Rider College: Master’s degree, Finance
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
- American Society of Appraisers
Theresa M. Simonds is a Partner in the firm's Forensic, Litigation and Valuation Services Group. Terry has over 30 years of experience providing technical support to clients in business valuation matters, with clients ranging from manufacturers to professional service organizations, and has extensive experience in damage and lost profits analyses, forensic accounting and investigations, and shareholder disputes.
Terry has consulted and testified for both plaintiffs and defendants in matters including complex business valuations, fraud investigations, damage assessments, lost profit calculations, matrimonial proceedings, shareholder disputes, malpractice actions, and acquisitions and sales of businesses. She has been appointed by judges in numerous counties to act as an expert witness in the above types of matters and to issue reports for the courts on these cases. Terry combines the use of accounting and valuation skills and other financial expertise to work on complex litigation cases, including breach of contract, infringement actions, shareholder disputes, and fraud investigations. She has testified in State Court in New Jersey, Connecticut, and California.
Terry is a frequent speaker before both business and civic organizations and has written articles on forensic accounting.
- Where did you grow up?
- Flemington, NJ
- How do you enjoy spending your time outside the office?
- Golfing with my sons.
- What client issue do you have a knack for resolving?
- Shareholder disputes
- What is your favorite nonprofit to support?
- Anderson House in Hunterdon County. It is a halfway house for women recovering from substance abuse.