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Tom GarveyCPA

Supervisor

Tom Garvey is an experienced forensic accountant and is well versed in measuring economic damages for companies of all sizes.

He works with both insurers and lawyers to quantify losses in business interruption, loss of profits, personal injury and property damage claims. Tom has also worked on several investigations to confirm and quantify fraudulent activities.

Tom appreciates the complexity and uniqueness of each business and claim and enjoys the intersection of traditional accounting and investigative techniques.

Tom Garvey

Education

2010, Bachelor of Science—Accounting, Lewis University

Professional Credentials

Certified Public Accountant

Professional History

2011—Present RGL Forensics, Chicago, IL

Court Experience

Tom has served as a mock trial expert witness at the International Association of Defense Counsel’s Trial Academy at Stanford Law and the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel.

Related News and Insights

News

June 2017

Employee fraud: how should you respond to a tip-off?

Do you know what a "typical" corporate fraudster looks like? What red flags should you be looking for? And - most importantly as a risk manager - what should your first actions be if potential fraudulent activity is brought to your attention?
These were just some of the questions addressed by RGL Forensics at an Airmic Academy which delved into the serious but little-understood subject of investigating employee fraud.

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Article

June 2017

Forensic Accounting: Is it Really Lost Income? (Part 3)

In California Lawyer, Mary Furst and James McCurley discuss how forensic accountants can assist counsel to dig deep when preparing—and contesting—claims of economic loss.

Article

June 2017

Will the Next Government Dismantle the SFO?

Here John Burgar, Head of Investigations at RGL Forensics, talks to Lawyer Monthly about the current work of the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) in the UK, and the current government agendas for confronting fraud crimes across the nation.

Article

June 2017

WannaCry: The lessons learned for insurance

The recent WannaCry ransomware attack has put into sharp focus the daily operational risks that face both the public and private sectors. The Press spotlight in the UK was understandably on the NHS, but the effects were felt by the private sector too and the cyber insurance market has responded accordingly. Indeed, the nature of the attack – its timing (on a Friday), its geographical reach over a broad range of industries and its seeming pinpoint on older operating systems – raises various issues for cyber insurers.