Experience

ALAN L. TOLMAS, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA

The Principal and Founder of Texas Financial Forensics, LLC, Alan Tolmas has 30 years of experience in accounting and financial services with 17 of those years being focused in the area of financial forensics.   His areas of expertise include tracing for characterization, investigations of hidden assets, business valuation, division of property, misappropriation of assets and quantification of economic damages.   He provides expert witness testimony in these areas as well. Mr. Tolmas has been trained in the interdisciplinary collaborative law process.  Additionally, he has provided third opinions where opinions of opposing experts were widely divergent and has been jointly retained by opposing parties as well as served as court appointed expert in litigation matters.

Mr. Tolmas is a Certified Public Accountant and holds the Accreditation in Business Valuation (ABV) and Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) designations awarded by the American Institute of Certified Public Accounts (AICPA). He also hold the Accredited
Senior Appraiser (ASA) designation awarded by the American Society of Appraisers and is
a past President of the Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter.

He received a Master of Science in Accounting (Taxation) degree from the University of North Texas and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Accounting) degree from the University of Texas at Dallas, where he graduated Cum Laude.

Mr. Tolmas’s prior experience includes:

   Senior Vice President at Business Valuation Advisors, LLC, a firm specializing in                  valuation and litigation consulting.

   Senior Manager at Hill Schwartz Spilker Keller, LLC, a firm specializing in valuation            and litigation consulting.

   CFO of Concord Companies, a real estate and construction company.