Qualified Forensic Services Reduce Fraud and Litigation
Uncovering malfeasance, assessing its impact, reducing future exposure, and pursuing litigation when necessary has become an increasingly complex process that few governmental agencies are equipped to manage on their own. A well developed response plan, including the coordination of resources and efforts with forensic specialists, can be critical in reducing the potentially devastating effects fraud and litigation can have on a governmental agency.
Crowe Horwath LLP’s multidisciplinary forensic professionals possess the industry and technical knowledge to analyze intricate financial data, determine whether fraud has occurred, and, if necessary, articulate findings on behalf of clients, with clear and convincing expert testimony. Crowe’s forensic services for governmental agencies include the following:
Fraud investigations. Crowe’s fraud investigation specialists work closely with law enforcement, prosecutors, and other investigative agencies to detect fraud schemes, assess their impact, support prosecution efforts, and develop strengthened safeguards. Crowe is sensitive to maintaining confidentiality and delivers fraud investigation services with the utmost discretion. With extensive expertise in the governmental sector, Crowe assists governmental agencies that have experienced fraudulent activity, restoring confidence and reputation.
Litigation support. Our forensic experts leverage their insight and broad technical and industry knowledge to provide exceptional support to legal teams. Crowe understands the demands of the legal process, and we have a proven track record of delivering first-rate work, including effective testimony, that meets the time constraints and quality standards imposed by courts, governmental agencies, and attorneys.
Digital forensics. Digital data almost always plays a significant role in investigations and litigation. Crowe’s digital technology specialists are equipped with the knowledge and tools to protect sensitive information and pursue investigative options. We recover, preserve, and analyze digital data to provide critical evidence, while maintaining the integrity of the data to confirm its admissibility in legal proceedings.