Andrew Freedman, CPA, CA•IFA, CBV, ASA, CFF is a founding partner of Verity.
Prior to co-founding Verity, he was a Managing Director in the Toronto office of a large multi-national valuation and professional services firm within the Disputes, Investigations & Valuations practice.
Andrew has more than 30 years of experience providing business valuation, litigation support and expert witness services. He is qualified as an expert and has testified before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench and various arbitration tribunals in business valuation, damage quantification and related matters.
Andrew is the co-author of The Financial Principles of Family Law (Carswell Legal Publications, 2001), an associate editor of Reports on Family Law (Carswell Legal Publications) and a contributor to Evidence in Family Law (Canada Law Book, 2010). He is also a frequent author and speaker on valuation and income tax matters for professional journals and organizations, including the Canadian and American Bar Associations, the Law Society of Ontario, the Ontario Bar Admission Course, the Canadian Tax Foundation, the National Judicial Institute, the Institute of Chartered Business Valuators and other professional organizations.
Andrew is a Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Business Valuator (achieved highest mark in Canada), Senior Member of the American Society of Appraisers, member of the ADR Institute of Ontario, Inc., holds a specialist designation in Investigative and Forensic Accounting and is Certified in Financial Forensics.