OCBJ article: Forensic Accountant’s Role in Trust Litigation

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Gina Lara, MBA, CFP®, Forensic Accounting Analyst, recently wrote an article in the Orange County Business Journal in the “Law Specialties” special supplement. Here is an excerpt from the article:

Probate, trust and estate battles are a common occurrence in the legal system. Typical scenarios involve beneficiaries arguing over how much money should be disbursed, who should get it, and when. Forensic accounting plays a critical role in trust litigation by providing attorneys with the independent financial analysis often necessary to resolve disputes.