Financial Statement Analysis & Business Valuation for Lawyers
About the Program:
Today’s clients demand that lawyers understand the value and financial reporting of a business – whether in relation to mergers and acquisitions, shareholder disputes, estates and gifts, marital assets, regulatory filings or other legal matters. This course will help lawyers who regularly deal with financial information better understand how to analyze and interpret financial statements, so you can formulate successful inquiries, and communicate more effectively with business and financial professionals.
Drawing upon the basic concepts covered in Introduction to Financial Statements for Lawyers, instructor Joe Novello (CPA, MBA) will teach you how to assess the financial position and operating performance of a company, understand the basic approaches to valuing a company, and identify warning signs of potential financial fraud. Joe’s simple, proven approach to financial education has helped lawyers throughout North America better serve their clients – and now it will help you!