Matt Smith joined the firm in May 1998 and works in the business valuation and litigation services department. He was certified as a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) in 2003. This credential is issued by the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts, a global professional association that supports the business valuation, litigation consulting, and fraud deterrence disciplines within the CPA and professional business advisory communities. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of North Florida, and has testified as an expert witness in courts. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts.