Jeffrey M. Katz

Jeffrey Katz

National Co-Leader, Dispute Advisory Services


BDO New York - Park Avenue Office



Executive Summary

Jeffrey Katz is the National Practice Co-Leader of the firm's Dispute Advisory Services practice with more than 25 years of experience providing forensic accounting services such as dispute resolution, litigation support and fraud investigations to organizations and their counsel. Jeff has significant experience in matters involving the calculation of lost profits and other economic damages, business valuations, and accounting related issues, having provided expert witness testimony in over 25 matters.

He is well-versed on post-acquisition disputes, having served as a neutral accounting arbitrator in more than 50 matters to resolve working capital adjustment disputes, earn-out disputes and other financial related post-closing disputes.  As a consultant and expert witness in post-acquisition disputes, Jeff helps clients understand the accounting and contractual issues in dispute, assists in drafting submissions to the trier-of-fact and presents expert testimony.  In addition, he has also led forensic accounting investigations involving allegations of stock options backdating, hedge fund litigation, and broker-dealer fraud.

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants


B.S., Accounting and Economics, Rutgers University

Community Involvement

Livingston Soccer Club – Recreational Soccer Coach
Temple Beth Shalom Men’s Club Trustee