Whatever the complexity or urgency of the situation your organisation faces, PwC’s forensic services practice can provide seasoned support and solutions. We combine forensic accounting and investigative skills to organisations (and their lawyers) that are facing issues with financial and legal implications, to help to make intelligent, informed decisions whether in the boardroom or the courtroom.
We provide financial, economic and business services to both lawyers and corporate clients globally who are involved in litigation, arbitration, and other alternative dispute resolution forums. Our experienced professionals can offer assistance with early case assessment, class certification, discovery assistance, quantification of exposure, claim preparation, and rebuttal and expert witness testimony. Whatever the situation, from breach of contract or warranty to income losses from torts, we are here to help. We offer specialised services with:
Companies often face a variety of challenges in implementing their strategic visions, executing or defending their business models or unlocking the latent value and potential of information. Supported by our state-of-the-art forensic technology tools, we can provide a clear evaluation of the problem or opportunity, options for approaching them and action plans to achieve the optimal outcome. We assist clients in protecting and maximising the value of their intellectual property by examining compliance with licensing agreements. And we provide experienced advice on managing insurance risks and claims, in areas including:
Dealing with suspicions of white-collar crime requires much more than simple know-how. It requires speed, sensitivity and discretion. It also requires an in-depth knowledge of the legal and regulatory frameworks in each jurisdiction. We understand the importance of reacting quickly and confidentially to a crisis situation. We appreciate the need to stop illegal activity, safeguard your company's assets and reputation, prevent recurrences, and arrive at a resolution—with as little disruption as possible to the regular flow of business. Areas of specialism include:
Our team of technologists works with accountants and finance professionals to provide a unique approaches to complex business matters. Bringing together data analysis techniques with proprietary soft- and hardware and by using advanced investigative techniques, we can identify, seize and analyse information (and secure evidence) located on a computer system or other storage media.