Forensic Financial Services
Who We Are
KA Forensic continues the legacy of Kinsel Accountancy Corporation. We are internationally recognized experts in forensic accounting, litigation support, risk consulting, investigative accounting, and claims tracking under the direction of our senior partner, Jim Kinsel, CPA, CFF, CFE.
Our mission is to provide exceptional consulting services while remaining independent and objective throughout our involvement without compromising quality. This is the hallmark of our services and what we will strive to provide with every engagement. Our team of licensed professionals is ready to assist you.
Our licensed team of professionals are well known and respected in the forensic accounting community. We have 30+ years of extensive experience with forensic engagements including the calculation of economic damages, claim services, expert witness testimony, binding arbitrations, and depositions. Our professional staff has assisted in economic and accounting evaluations for multiple industries. Our firm is retained to consult on a variety of cases by numerous clients.
Jim has been providing forensic accounting services since 1989. He specializes in quantifying economic damages resulting from various natural disasters, employee dishonesty, product failure, fire, theft and more.
- Certified Public Accountant, California, License Number 86806
- Certified in Financial Forensics, administered through the AICPA
- Certified Fraud Examiner, Member Number 70675
09/11/92 Hurricane Iniki
01/17/94 Northridge Earthquake
09/06/96 Typhoon Sally
08/06/97 Typhoon Winnie.
10/28/03 San Diego Wildfires.
09/09/04 Hurricane Ivan
09/25/05 Hurricane Katrina
10/24/05 Hurricane Wilma
10/30/07 San Diego Wildfires
11/13/08 Montecito Tea Fire
09/20/13 Seattle Seawall - Seawall Water Project
10/08/16 Hurricane Mathew
09/10/17 Hurricane Irma
10/09/17 Sonoma Wildfires
12/04/17 Santa Paula - Thomas Fire
01/09/18 Montecito Mudslides
11/08/18 Woosley Fire - Malibu