Charleen E. Purdy, CPA, CVA, MAFF Partner

Charleen is a principal in the firm of Perzel & Purdy Forensic CPA's, LLC.  Charleen has lived and worked in the Tampa Bay area for over 30 years. She holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of South Florida. Charleen is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and credentialed as a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA).

Charleen is available to serve as an expert witness / consultant for both criminal and civil matters in state and federal courts in the following types of cases:

  • Forensic accounting investigation
  • Business valuations
  • Hidden asset tracing
  • Divorce litigation
  • Lost profit analysis
  • Shareholder / Partner disputes
  • Insurance damage claims
  • Embezzlement
  • Money laundering
  • Fraud deterrence analysis
  • Breach of contract
  • Intellectual property infringement
  • Patent, trademark, cyber piracy
  • Estate & gift taxes
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Damage claims
  • Business Interruption claims
  • Economic loss analysis
  • Securities Fraud
  • Expert witness testimony
  • Ponzi schemes
  • Litigation support
  • Personal Injury
  • Complex fraud schemes

Charleen personally has over 12 years of experience in the legal industry and loves the intricacies of complex litigation and the challenge of not only deciphering and understanding financial information but, more importantly, being able to explain it in easily understandable terms.