Credentials

Credentials You Can Trust

The team members at FAZ have collected a vast array of credentials with the goal of serving our clients with the best forensic accounting, business valuation and advisory services possible. Our firm is proud to have 7 individuals who are licensed Certified Public Accountants, as well as specialized certifications and designations in forensic accounting, business valuation and advisory services and the particular industries we serve.

  • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV)
  • Certified Business Exit Consultant (CBEC)
  • Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
  • Certified Mergers & Acquisition Advisor (CM&AA)
  • Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA)
  • Licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Master Analyst in Financial Forensics (MAFF)

Affiliations We Can Leverage

At FAZ, we believe that we bring more strength to our client relationships through our Firm’s respected affiliations, such as the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA), the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) and the Alliance of Mergers & Acquisition Advisors (AM&AA).

In order to enhance our knowledge in our specialized service areas; our Firm and individual professionals are affiliated with and support numerous associated organizations. Below you will see a list of accreditations and affiliations that help us in serving you.

  • AICPA Accredited in Business Valuation
  • AICPA Certified in Financial Forensics
  • AICPA Forensic and Valuation Services Center
  • Albany County Bar Association (ACBA)
  • Alliance of Merger & Acquisitions Advisors (AM&AA)
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • American Institute of Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
  • Business Valuation Resources (BVR)
  • Capital Region Chamber of Commerce
  • Certified Valuation Analyst (NACVA)
  • CoreValue Advisors
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA)
  • Exit Planning Institute (CEPA)
  • International Growth & Exit Planning Association (IGEPA)
  • Italian American Bar Association (IABA)
  • Master Analyst in Financial Forensics (NACVA)
  • National Association of Forensic Economics (NAFE)
  • National Association of Valuation Analysts (NACVA)
  • National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO)
  • New York State Bar Association (NYSBA)
  • Pinnacle Equity Solutions (CEBC)
  • Saratoga County Bar Association (SCBA)
  • Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce
  • Saratoga Economic Development Corporation (SEDC)
  • Schenectady County Bar Association (SCBA)
  • Warren County Bar Association (WCBA)
  • Westchester County Bar Association (WCBA)

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Read Our Reviews

FAZ CPAs is rated 4.88 out of 5.0 stars based on 8 review(s).

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Gen'et and Paul were extremely responsive to our needs. They listened and responded to any concerns that we had. I would highly recommend them for any forensic engagement needs.

- Jennifer Mulligan

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Thank-you for asking. Our experience was excellent. The people at FAZ showed a depth of knowledge and experience that was very helpful with the undertaking before us. Well done.

- Guy Tombs

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The CPAs and staff at FAZ are truly amazing. They explain their process very well and always answered my questions right away. I highly recommend them for all your forensic accounting and evaluation services.

- Ashley Hart

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Excellent and responsible.

- Peter Lee

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Steve Ferraro did an excellent job and worked tirelessly as our expert forensic accountant witness. Based on Steve's hard work, the jury awarded every penny that Steve showed our client to be entitled to and completely rejected the conclusions of the opposing side's expert.

- Dave Paliotti

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Great firm!

- John Harwick

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The people at FAZ are amazing. They are true professionals. The staff is knowledgeable & kind. You feel like you matter. Anytime I have questions they take the time to go through everything in detail so I completely understand everything. I would definitely recommend FAZ.

- Dan Dagostino