Travis Armstrong is a partner in the Forensic and Financial Consulting Services Group at Hemming Morse. He has worked on numerous high-profile cases in the areas of securities litigation, accountants’ professional liability and economic damages involving a wide range of industries and he regularly performs forensic accounting and fraud investigations for businesses ranging from non-profit charities to casinos. Additionally, Travis advises clients on many facets of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).
Travis’ experience includes financial analyses associated with the restatement of quarterly and annual reports, industry specific peer analyses based on key financial statistics and macroeconomic conditions and the assessment of relative GAAP standards and pronouncements. He has managed complex economic damage models and interest calculations associated with breach of contract, intellectual property, antitrust and false claims litigation. Travis has also performed FCPA due diligence and training on Chinese vendors for consumer goods companies, ensuring compliance of policies and transactions with anti-bribery and accounting records provisions of the FCPA in various foreign countries.
“A Look into Business Interruption Case Law Stemming from Hurricane Katrina,” AICPA FVS Consulting Digest, October 2014
“You’re a CPA. Now What? Recent YEPs Look Back and Give Advice Moving Forward,” CalCPA Emerging Professionals Newsletter, Summer 2012
“Staff Development in a Forensic Accounting/Business Valuation Practice,” AICPA Forensic and Valuation Services Conference, November 2012
“Motivating and Training the Next Generation of Forensic CPAs,” CalCPA Forensic Services Section Meeting, October 2012
“How to Think Like a Leader,” CalCPA Emerging Leaders Certificate Program, July 2012
“The Reasonable Certainty of Your Expert’s Damages Analysis,” Caldwell Leslie & Proctor, PC, Winter 2012
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
California Society of Certified Public Accountants
Emerging Leaders Certificate Program
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
Legal Aid of Marin
Board of Directors
University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., Business Economics, 2006