Karl Schwabauer, CPA, CFF, CVA CLE Attorney

Karl Schwabauer, CPA, CFF, CVA

Managing Director, Forensic and Litigation Services


Karl Schwabauer has extensive experience providing forensic accounting, economic damage assessment and valuation services. He has testified dozens of times at trial, deposition, arbitration and as a court‐appointed expert for matters related to fraud or financial misrepresentation, accounting issues, breach of fiduciary duties, contract disputes, shareholder/partner disputes, insurance disputes, intellectual property disputes, and valuation and solvency issues.

As a CPA licensed in multiple states, Karl also assists clients with non-litigation valuation services for corporations, partnerships, individuals, estates and trusts. He earned the Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) credential through the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) and also holds the Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) designation through the AICPA.  Karl earned a Master of Business Administration from California State University – Dominguez Hills and a Bachelor of Science in accounting from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.