Jonathan Couchman, CPA, CFF, ABV
Managing Director, Financial Forensics
Jonathan has extensive experience in providing consulting services related to every phase of the litigation process. He has testified in federal court on various accounting, economic and financial issues in the context of damages and also provided assistance to counsel in cross examining opposing expert witnesses. In addition, Jonathan has prepared expert reports, performed complex financial modeling, and directed various aspects of the discovery process including cost audits and document review.
Jonathan’s recent experience includes evaluation of economic damages resulting from an alleged breach of contract between multiple nuclear utilities and the United States Department of Energy, evaluation of damages based on an assertion of increased construction costs in a Hurricane Katrina related matter, and analysis of the fair market value of certain illegal conduct in the commercial fishing industry.
Prior to joining Veris, Jonathan worked at Arthur Andersen in its consulting practice in Washington, DC.
Jonathan received his Bachelor of Science degree, summa cum laude with honors, from the University of Maryland.