David Jones is the leader of Van Conway and Partners’ dispute resolution/litigation services practice and has almost 40 years of providing complex financial and business solutions to hundreds of companies and has over twenty-nine years of experience providing litigation support services and advisory services to underperforming businesses and related parties.
As a litigation support consultant, Mr. Jones has extensive experience, including providing expert testimony in cases involving the quantification of economic damages, lost profits, disputed business valuations and related matters. He also has experience in matters involving antitrust, False Claims Act, lender liability, accounting malpractice and matters involving intellectual property. In addition, Mr. Jones is uniquely qualified to provide expert assistance in matters involving fraud and forensic accounting, including detection, investigation and quantification, bankruptcy litigation and arbitration services. He regularly participates in coordinating discovery efforts, developing case strategies and evaluating settlement options.
Mr. Jones has provided valuation and litigation support services for clients in a wide range of industries including Original Equipment Manufacturers and automobile dealerships around the country. As an auditor at Deloitte, he performed audits of financial statements of General Motors Corporation and for many automobile dealerships in Southeastern Michigan. Mr. Jones is frequently called upon to provide a wide range of professional services including litigation and valuation services in connection with automobile dealerships.
In addition, Mr. Jones has been engaged as a turnaround consultant and financial advisor to clients in various industries including automotive, manufacturing, steel, service, transportation and real estate. He is accomplished at developing and implementing plans for survival and negotiating with creditors. Mr. Jones has worked closely with debtors, lenders and creditor committees in out-of-court or Chapter 11 restructurings. In addition, Mr. Jones has served as an interim Chief Financial Officer in the automotive, oil and gas, and building materials industries.
Mr. Jones is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified Valuation Analyst, Certified Patent Valuation Analyst and is a Certified Turnaround Professional. In addition, he is Accredited in Business Valuation and is Certified in Financial Forensics by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Michigan State University. He is member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts, the Turnaround Management Association, American Bankruptcy Institute, and the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants, for whom he has been a guest speaker. Mr. Jones also serves as Trustee for the Oakland County Bar Foundation.
Dave’s Email: DJones@vanconwayandpartners.com