Business Valuation


Business Valuation

Accurate and Objective Results

LainFaulkner provides the full range of business valuation services. We provide the credibility you need for an independent third party valuation. Our senior professionals have the highest credentials in the field with extensive experience in preparing valuations for many types of businesses in both the public and private sectors.

Our well-defined valuation process ensures the right approach and methodologies are employed to best suit the situation and valuation purpose. Upon completion, each valuation is explained to our clients and associated advisors to ensure a thorough understanding of the conclusions, confirm accuracy and enable the report to be fully utilized for the intended purpose.

Paul French, III leads the business valuation practice at LainFaulkner. His extensive experience includes testifying in matters involving lost profits and economic damages calculations, shareholder disputes, forensic accounting, malpractice, characterization, valuation, fraud, financial misconduct, trust accounting and inventory accounting. In the last five years, he has provided sworn testimony over 30 times and has been a court-appointed expert in seven different Texas counties.

Paul is one of the seven primary authors of the current professional and valuation standards of the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA), which is the largest forensic and valuation credentialing organization in the country. He is nationally published and is a nationally recognized instructor in the areas of economic damages, business valuation, fraud deterrence, and collaborative law.

Business Valuation Services include:

  • Professional Malpractice
  • Shareholder Oppression
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Business Purchase/Sale Agreements or Disputes
  • Liquidation or Bankruptcy
  • Tax Fraud
  • Uncontested and Contested Property Division
  • Financial Misconduct
  • Contract Compliance Analysis
  • Mediation and Settlement Support
  • Due Diligence Reviews on Behalf of Shareholders, Creditors or Potential Investors
  • Preparation of Business Plans and Projections