Type of Business: Certified Public Accountants & Consultants
Cowheard, Singer & Company provides investigative and dispute services, business analytics, and forensic accounting solutions to businesses, lawyers, insurance companies, and individuals. Our Firm has the distinct ability to address the challenges and risks of today’s business and legal environment by developing client specific work programs based on the unique circumstances of the project. Our team has the skills necessary to effectively communicate our findings outside of the courtroom, as well as a proven record of success inside the courtroom performing expert witness testimony.
CS&Co’s diverse and seasoned professionals include: Certified Public Accountants (CPA), Certified Financial Forensic professionals (CFF), Certified Fraud Examiners (CFE), Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (CAMS), Certified Specialists in Asset Recovery (CSAR), and specialists with substantial experience and expertise related to forensic accounting and auditing, taxation, and finance.
About John Lash
John Lash joined Cowheard, Singer & Company in January 2012 and is a Manager of the Firm’s Forensic & Dispute Services practice.
John has experience providing combined expertise in white collar crime, fraud and forensic investigations, financial statement analysis, loss of income calculations, regulatory compliance, and risk management administration. His diverse financial services acumen provides a distinct foundation for the Firm’s forensic practice.
Prior to joining CS&Co, John spent two years traveling between Miami and Hammond (Louisiana) serving as a Project Manager of the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Accounting Review Team (Gulf Coast Claims Facility). Dedicating his time to analyzing thousands of loss of income / increased cost of working claims has provided John experience within a diverse range of industries including: hotel/hospitality, property management, manufacturing, real estate development, retail, commercial / charter fishing, entertainment, and service related businesses. He also provided forensic and investigative support by serving as an advisor to the Fund Administration’s Fraud Team, assisting with the detection of fraudulent financial activities.
His prior experience also includes a position at a large regional accounting firm as part of Assurance / Forensic Accounting & Valuation Services Practice.
John is a Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist, Certified Specialist in Asset Recovery, and is a Certified Project Management Professional.
accounting, forensic accounting, fraud, money laundering, tax, consulting, management, financial statements, forensic, dispute, expert witness