Beth is a Partner in our Business Advisory practice and has over 27 years of experience conducting white-collar investigations and providing litigation consulting and expert witness services in the context of complex commercial litigation for a wide variety of companies, ranging from small, privately-owned businesses to large, multi-national publicly-traded entities.
Beth has directed numerous international, high profile investigations involving complex accounting rules, alleged accounting malfeasance, asset misappropriation/concealment, and a variety of other accounting, auditing and financial matters. She frequently assists companies and their counsel with analysis/quantification of alleged white-collar crimes as well as presentations to regulatory and prosecutorial offices.
Beth has served as the financial advisor for both debtors’ and creditors’ committees in unprecedented bankruptcy matters including municipalities and energy businesses. She has performed extensive and complex analysis of solvency as well avoidance actions and preference claims.
Beth has testified as an accounting or damages expert at trial, arbitration, and deposition for privately-owned and publicly-traded entities, as well as on behalf of the Securities and Exchange Commission. She also serves as an arbitrator in commercial disputes and is an active member of the American Arbitration Association’s roster of arbitrators. Beth advises legal counsel, management, shareholders, and boards of directors on accounting and auditing, financial, valuation and internal control matters in the context of internal investigations, shareholder disputes, post-acquisition and net working capital disputes, business and contract disputes, accountants' liability, bankruptcy and restructuring, and enforcement or regulatory issues.
Prior to joining DGC, Beth co-founded and operated a boutique litigation consulting firm after 14 years at EY, where her career began. Beth is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. Beth has published numerous articles and participated in webinars on a variety of topics.
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Joint Trial Board
Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants – Co-Chair of Litigation Support and Business Valuation Committee
Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers – Public Member
Turnaround Management Association Northeast Chapter – Board Member
Women in White Collar Defense Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
Boston Bar Association – Non-attorney member
American Arbitration Association – Roster of Arbitrators