SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Global economic consulting firm The Brattle Group announced today that accounting and finance expert Adoria Lim has joined the firm's San Francisco office as a principal.
Ms. Lim is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with over 15 years of experience in accounting and finance at a Big 4 accounting firm, a Fortune 500 publicly-traded company, and as a consultant. Her work focuses on cases that involve accounting, auditing, finance, and damages issues.
"We are excited to welcome Adoria to the firm," said Alexis Maniatis, president of The Brattle Group. "Adoria's experience in matters involving complex financial and accounting issues and her perspective as a former practitioner expand the depth of financial litigation services available to our clients in San Francisco and around the world."
Ms. Lim has directed research involving the evaluation of financial accounting and disclosures with regard to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), the evaluation of audit and review procedures with regard to Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS), the evaluation of the adequacy of internal controls over financial reporting (ICFR), and the appropriateness of cost accounting allocations.
She has supported clients in securities class actions; SEC, DOJ, and PCAOB investigations and enforcement actions; tax disputes with the IRS; alleged auditor and other professional malpractice suits; alleged breach of contract matters; purchase price disputes; and intellectual property disputes. Her clients have included AOL Time Warner, Cisco Systems, Halliburton, LG Philips, Vivendi S.A., and Big 4 accounting firms.
She is a CPA in the State of California and is also Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Ms. Lim holds an MBA from Stanford University's Graduate School of Business and a B.A. in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles.
The Brattle Group analyzes complex economic, finance, and regulatory questions for corporations, law firms, and governments around the world. We are distinguished by the clarity of our insights and the credibility of our experts, which include leading international academics and industry specialists. For more information, please visit www.brattle.com.
SOURCE The Brattle Group