Paul Peterson

Paul Peterson



BDO Washington D.C. Office



Executive Summary

Paul Peterson is a partner in BDO’s Forensic Investigation and Litigation Services practice. He focuses on fraud investigations, global anti-corruption, litigation support, and consulting services around forensic accounting and anti-fraud programs and controls. He has experience in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and has managed investigations in many countries. 

Paul leverages his eight years as an auditor to develop and execute appropriate investigative procedures. From both an audit and investigatory perspective, he has worked with company management, compliance and internal audit departments, internal and external counsel, and audit committees.

He also worked for three years in Shanghai, China, where he assisted global companies with fraud and compliance matters, and established a robust China forensic practice.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
Institute of Internal Auditors


B.S., Accountancy, DePaul University