Andrew R. Michelin

CPA, CA, CBV, CFF

Partner

Contact

Phone: 514.934.3594
Fax: 514.934.3504
Address: 1981 McGill College, 11th Floor
Montréal, QC H3A 0G6

Services:

Business Valuation, Litigation & Forensic Accounting, Transaction Advisory Services, Consulting Services

Andrew Michelin joined the firm in 2001 and is currently the Practice Leader of its Business Valuation, Litigation and Forensic Accounting and Transaction Advisory Services Group.  Andrew specializes in business and securities valuation and financial litigation and has rendered valuation-related professional services in areas including commercial litigation, mergers and acquisitions, privatizations, taxation, shareholder oppression and appraisal rights, financial reporting, matrimonial proceedings and quantification of damages.

Andrew’s twenty-seven years of experience include the valuation of many privately and publicly held companies in a wide variety of industries. Andrew has testified as an expert witness on more than 40 occasions before the Quebec Superior Court, the Tax Court of Canada and private arbitration tribunals.

Fields of expertise

  • Business Valuation and Financial Litigation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Privatizations
  • Quantification of damages

  • Shareholder oppression and appraisal rights
  • Matrimonial proceedings
  • Financial Reporting
  • Taxation

Academic background

  • Certified in Financial Forensics, American Institute of CPAs, 2015
  • Accredited Appraiser, American Society of Appraisers, 2005 to 2015
  • CPA, CA, 1992
  • Graduate Diploma in accounting, McGill University, 1989
  • B.Com., McGill University, 1988

Professional and community involvement

  • Richter - Partner, Business Valuation, Litigation and Forensic Accounting, Transaction Advisory Services since 2001
  • Wise, Blackman, Business Valuators and Forensic Accountants, partner 1999 to 2001
  • Friedman & Friedman, Chartered Accountants, partner responsible for Business Valuation, 1997 to 1999, Business Valuation consultant 1992 to 1996
  • Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators, member since 1993
  • Ordre des CPA du Québec, member since 1992
  • Ernst & Young, Chartered Accountants, Business Valuation consultant 1990 to 1992
  • Zittrer Siblin Stein Levine, auditor, 1988 to 1990

Public recognition

  • Lecturer for business valuation and financial litigation seminars held for many different organizations