Forensic Accounting

Why Hall Chadwick

Our forensic accounting professionals have decades of experience in providing expert forensic accounting reports. During this time, our forensic accounting professionals have authored more than 3,000 expert reports on a diverse range of subjects in the context of financial disputes, accounting investigations, fraud, insurance claims and disputed valuations.

Our forensic accounting professionals have the experience and expertise to provide independent and expert accounting opinions on all aspects of accounting, taxation, corporate law, finance and commerce generally.

Our reports are comprehensive and thoroughly considered and will assist you in settlement conferences, mediation and litigation.

We support our written opinions with expert oral witness testimony gained from years of experience in providing evidence in various jurisdictions including District Court, Supreme Court, the Dust Diseases Tribunal, the Federal Court and the Family Court of Australia.

We can articulate complex accounting, business and economic concepts in a clear and concise manner.

We understand common law principles, the nuances of case law and the relevant legislation in each and every Australian jurisdiction that enables us to determine how loss and damage and any other remedies should be quantified ensuring the outcome is appropriate for the circumstances.
Our Service Lines
The Forensic Accounting team at Hall Chadwick can assist you with:

Commercial Disputes

  • Detailed fraud risk analysis
  • Breach of contract
  • Tort
  • Competition and Consumer Act
  • Loss of profits
  • Security for costs and damages
  • Insolvent trading
  • Class actions
  • Insurance Disputes

  • Business interruption
  • Personal injury
  • Professional indemnity
  • Fidelity claims

  • Financial Crime

  • Fraud risk assessments
  • Internal control reviews
  • Investigations
  • Deterrence, detection and investigation


  • Commercial disputes
  • Wills and Estates
  • Minority oppression
  • Family Law

  • For further information about any of our forensic accounting services, please contact your local Hall Chadwick partner.
  • NSW David Watt on 02 9263 2600
  • VIC Mark Lipson on 03 9820 6400